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Hemp Oil Benefits

Health and the Benefits Of Hemp OilHemp oil is experiencing a resurgence in popularity as the American populace becomes less fearful of cannabis and i...

California & Colorado's Importance to Legal Cannabis

California and Colorado are - and have been - crucial strongholds in the fight for marijuana legalization. As the pioneering states to embrace Cannabi...

Here's How Medical Cannabis is Revolutionizing Women's Health

Thanks to scientific breakthroughs in medical cannabis research, innovative treatments for female health issues are becoming available to the public. ...

5 Reasons Banks Remain on the Edge of Cannabis Business

“The Green Rush” is upon us. Every day brings us closer to the federal legalization of Marijuana, and depending on which state you reside in, ther...

4 FACTS ABOUT CANNABIS AND EXERCISE YOU SHOULD KNOW

Athletics and cannabis use can easily be perceived - and often are - as incompatible.  Nowadays however, smoking cannabis or eating cannabis-infused ...

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie Signs Bill Allowing Cannabis Medicine for PTSD Sufferers

New Jersey Governor, Chris Christie signed a bill into law yesterday - Wednesday September 15th - that adds Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder to the list...

New York's Medical Cannabis Program Expands - What's improved & what still needs improvement?

New York's medical cannabis program - known as the Compassionate Care Act - has received criticism since its inception in 2014. Even once Governor Cuo...

Ricky Williams: champion of cannabis continues to challenge the NFL's stigma.

The Football season is underway once more, which means plenty of entertainment, but also a continuation of the medical cannabis vs. NFL battle. Sports...

What Is The Endocannabinoid System?

During the 1990’s a group of scientists in Israel discovered a complex and widespread system of neuro-transmitters in the human body. They noticed t...

THC & CBD - A Formidable Tag Team in the Fight Against Disease

THC and CBD are easily cannabis’s most well known compounds - by now most people who have considered using cannabis as a medicine are aware of the e...

CBGA - The Precursor To All Cannabinoids

CBG-A, or Cannabigerolic Acid is the primordial phyto-cannabinoid. It is the compound in cannabis from which all the plant’s other naturally occurri...

Ohio Passes New Medical Cannabis Bill

Ohio has recently been in the bizarre situation of suspending a medical cannabis campaign - because it’s lawmakers have already passed what the Mari...

In Search of a Proper Dosage: Advocates Seek to Create a Standard Unit of Highness

To say medical marijuana has made modest strides over the last year would be a gross understatement. With a total of 25 states and regions with legali...

Medical Marijuana Program in New York Continues to Face Criticism

New York State’s medical marijuana program officially took effect in January to a chorus of mixed reviews. While many activists have praised New Yor...

Pennsylvania Enacts Medical Marijuana Program

Pennsylvania made waves on Sunday when it became the 24th state in the country to sign a medical marijuana program into law. The Medical Marijuana Act...

Bringing the e-patient movement to medical marijuana

Medical cannabis patients have the power of digital technology to fuel their quest for better healthcare, which is forcing the industry to keep pace w...

What 23andMe's FDA Approval Means for Medical Marijuana

Personal genetics company 23andMe is back in the business of direct-to-consumer health testing kits, after a two-year hiatus of its core business at t...

States with Legal Marijuana See Reduction in Painkiller-Related Deaths

Could legalized medical marijuana be making a dent in painkiller-related deaths in America? A new study published by the Journal of the American Medic...