If ever there was a place that seemed like it should re-legalize first, that place would be Jamaica. Marijuana is in some ways a part of Jamaican culture. Citizens of the island nation have used it medicinally for decades; Rastafarians believe it brings them closer to God; there’s even a small marijuana tourism industry […]
A sparkling facet of the old fashioned reefer madness asserted that cannabis was a leading cause of workplace accidents. That’s not what the studies say. Past use of cannabis, as identified by the presence of the inert carboxy THC metabolite on a standard urine test, is not positively associated with workplace accidents, according to […]
Ever know an alcoholic? It’s a tough road to travel through life. Maybe cannabis can help? An investigator with the Alcohol Research Group conducted a literature review to assess whether cannabis satisfies the seven previously published criteria for substitute medications for alcohol. The author reported that cannabis either satisfied or partially satisfied all except […]
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Back in early February, we wondered…. Did Cannabis Kill Someone? We are following this story with peaked interests, as were it to turn out to be true, one might want to know such information, yes? In a nutshell: Gemma Moss, 31, a church-going person residing in England was depressed following a break-up at a […]
Ever curious why you get the munchies? Read on. It’s one of the most well-known effects of marijuana: the powerful surge in appetite many users feel after smoking or ingesting the drug, colloquially known as “the munchies.” For medicinal users that have trouble eating due to chemotherapy, this can be one of the drug’s […]
Just too damn cool. The worlds most Eco-friendly car, the Kestrel, was designed in Canada by Calgary-based Motive Industries INC . . . It has a top speed of 90 km per hour and a range of approximately 100 miles before needing to be recharged. It’s powered by a motor made by TM4 Electrodynamic […]
Would your dog get into your medibles? Mine sure would. The increasing availability of marijuana due to legalizations may be one reason why pet poisonings have gone up. A 2012 study in the Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care reported a correlation between a rise in dog pot poisonings and the increased number […]
Alcohol consumption damages the liver. Can cannabis help? The administration of the non-psychotropic cannabinoid cannabidiol (CBD) protects the liver from damage caused by alcohol consumption, according to preclinical data published online in the journal Free Radical Biology and Medicine. Investigators from China and the US assessed whether cannabidiol administration can protect against alcohol-induced steatosis […]
The world views are changing about marijuana. You cannot deny that within our lifetime they would be major changes over the world with the laws regarding this beautiful plant. Our friends over at the Dope Smoker compiled an amazing list of the changing attitudes to cannabis around the world by country. This original and comprehensive list is inspiring.