15 06, 2018

Industrial Hemp in the Fight Against Cancer

By |2018-06-15T07:02:32+00:00June 15th, 2018|Consumption, Health Conditions|0 Comments

Individuals who need to combat terminal cancers like mesothelioma can benefit from a number of different supplementary treatments to augment the effectiveness of chemotherapy while minimizing its side effects. One of the most common ways to combat the various side effects of the illness is through a treatment like medical marijuana. Nausea Management One of [...]

5 02, 2016

Abandoning the Enlightenment

By |2018-01-03T12:34:04+00:00February 5th, 2016|News|0 Comments

There is difference between Holland’s history and the history of virtually every of the country in the world - except, perhaps, ancient Egypt. When you look at the geology of the U.S., Romania, Kenya, Japan or almost any other country and see the splendors and vistas that the land offers, you may be tempted to [...]

26 01, 2016

Marijuana institute in the works at Humboldt State University

By |2018-01-03T12:34:04+00:00January 26th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Marijuana has been in the news a lot recently since its legalization for full medical use in 23 states and Washington, D.C. While approved at the state level for medical use in those regions, marijuana remains an illegal substance under federal law, and little research has been done by the Food and Drug Administration in [...]

12 01, 2016

Multiple Sclerosis and Marijuana

By |2015-12-15T08:50:55+00:00January 12th, 2016|Personal Stories|0 Comments

I’ve struggled with multiple sclerosis for over 20 years.  In this time, I have been on over 30 prescription medications, each one with unsettling side effects.  There were times when the side effects seemed worse than the actual MS.  I was often left in a drugged-up state, depressed and void of all other emotions.  I [...]

5 01, 2016

Iran: Drug War Execution Spree

By |2015-12-15T08:44:26+00:00January 5th, 2016|Laws|0 Comments

Iran hanged ten men convicted of drug trafficking Oct. 22, defying pleas from the United Nations, European Union and human rights groups. EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton said she was "appalled" by the  hangings, which add "to the alarming execution rate in Iran". "Most of the executions took place after summary trials, without the [...]

29 12, 2015

Getting the Flax Straight About CBD

By |2018-01-03T12:34:04+00:00December 29th, 2015|Health Conditions, Strains|0 Comments

A research team based in Poland may have discovered that CBD is a major component of the flax plant. The cannabis plant also makes CBD (Cannabidiol), a miraculous plant compound that demonstrates the potential to treat a wide range of diseases with virtually no side effects. Interestingly, the researchers discovered the presence of CBD in [...]

22 12, 2015

Marijuana Reduced My Chemotherapy Side Effects

By |2015-12-15T08:18:46+00:00December 22nd, 2015|Personal Stories|0 Comments

I am a breast cancer survivor.  I am incredibly thankful to all of the doctors, surgeons, nurses and family and friends that got me through this ordeal. It wasn’t easy. I am also grateful to have found medical marijuana while I was experiencing chemotherapy.  Chemo is unlike anything else.  If you’ve never had cancer or [...]

15 12, 2015

Weed Kills Leukemia Cells

By |2015-12-15T08:13:08+00:00December 15th, 2015|Health Conditions, News|0 Comments

The question gets asked all the time in green circles, though not always with the recommended dose of skepticism: Can marijuana cure cancer? As far as science is concerned, the definitive answer is a resounding “Who knows?” But signs of hope are popping up everywhere, and a new one came to light in late October. [...]

13 12, 2015

Wham, Bam, Amsterdam!

By |2015-12-15T08:12:43+00:00December 13th, 2015|Personal Stories, Top Stories|0 Comments

Today I am elated to be able to share the news that I am going to Amsterdam next month to check out a variety of things for my “other” job. I was afforded a last minute opportunity to be able to go to “Marijuana's Mecca” by my boss, who wants me to attend a big [...]