Fibromyalgia and Medical Marijuana


There are many diseases and conditions that can be treated with medical marijuana, some much more severe than others.  Those that are suffering from more minor conditions can often be provided some sort of relief from other types of medicinal treatments, in addition to marijuana.  But for some that are suffering from certain more serious […]

Legal Marijuana – A Concept of the Future or a Concept from the Past


Many people today are shocked at the idea of legal marijuana, even if there are even more people who believe it should be legalized.  But what many of those individuals who are shocked by the idea of legalized marijuana may be surprised to find out is that prior to the early 1900’s marijuana was already […]

How to Become a Medical Marijuana Doctor

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A medical marijuana doctor is a doctor that recommends marijuana to patients, but other than this one distinguishing difference there really is no difference between a “marijuana doctor” and any other doctor.  For a doctor to have the ability to recommend marijuana he or she must attend college, graduate school, and medical school just like […]

Marijuana: Wonder Diet?


When people think of marijuana the last thing that comes to mind is weight loss. One of the most well known side effects of cannabis is the “munchies”, which makes weight loss for users seem unlikely to say the least. But according to a new Oxford study, recently published in the American Journal of Epidemiology, […]

The Health Benefits of Hempseed Oil: Oil Pulling


*This is intended for informational purposes only. Just as with any other type of oil, oil pulling with hempseed oil is effective in cleansing toxins from the body, but it can occasionally cause some immediate short-term symptoms such as body aches, fatigue, weakness, tooth and gum pain, digestive irregularity, and other flu-like symptoms. Even if […]

The Many Uses of Hemp: Hempcrete


Medical cannabis has remained largely in public focus ever since it was introduced in California in the 90’s for its incredible effectiveness treating many of those  among the terminally and chronically ill, but there are also many other benefits associated with industrial uses of hemp.  A material known as hempcrete can be produced with the […]

What Will New York State Medical Marijuana Law Be Like?


New York is one of the many states that have not yet legalized the medical use of marijuana, but that is very close to doing so.  The fact is, the process of marijuana legalization is one that takes a lot of time and a lot of work.  Research has to be conducted, law makers need […]

Which State is Next in Line for Legal Marijuana?

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While all of us that live in states other than Washington and Colorado are surely happy to see that the recreational use of marijuana has been legalized in those states, we have to admit that there is every reason to be a little jealous too.  Not only is it the fact that residents of those […]

How to Talk to Your Kids About Legal Marijuana

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Now that legal marijuana is becoming a reality, both medically and recreationally, parents are going to be looking for a new way to approach their kids about it.  For so many years marijuana use has been frowned upon in any form, and D.A.R.E programs across the country have went from school to school touting the […]

Who Needs Marijuana Cards?

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It has already been established that in some of the states where marijuana is legal, marijuana cards are not even required in order to get medical marijuana.  The purpose of the cards is to identify those that are deemed as needing marijuana in order to get relief from some sort of medical condition.  But most […]