Monthly Archives: May 2017

The Startling Health Effects Of Mixing Tobacco And Marijuana

The Startling Health Effects Of Mixing Tobacco And Marijuana Europe may seem like an increasingly divided continent, but there is one thing that unites its people: an obsession with using tobacco to smoke cannabis. Up to 90 percent of Europeans combine tobacco with cannabis, according to the latest Global Drug Survey. By comparison, only 8 […]

Editor’s Choice: Summer Cocktail Hacks, Strange Sex Facts, and The Fresh Toast Spanks the Competition

Editor’s Choice: Summer Cocktail Hacks, Strange Sex Facts, and The Fresh Toast Spanks the Competition In this week’s Editor’s Choice we’ve got science, summer, sex, SNL and a heap more. First, take a look at how CBD, the non-psychoactive ingredient in cannabis, works with your body to heal inflammation and ease pain. Next, read how […]

Willie Nelson’s Advice To Jeff Sessions: Enjoy Some Weed

Willie Nelson’s Advice To Jeff Sessions: Enjoy Some Weed Willie Nelson is a name ubiquitous with cannabis. Think of him as America’s marijuana-smoking uncle, if you don’t already. He has his own cannabis line Willie’s Reserve and his wife Annie recently started her own edible line. Now let’s talk about his thoughts on Jeff Sessions. […]

Study: Tourette’s Patients Can See Miracles With Marijuana

Study: Tourette’s Patients Can See Miracles With Marijuana Patients suffering from Tourette’s Syndrome receive relief from inhaling marijuana, according to a team of researchers at the University of Toronto. The study, published online ahead of print in the Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience, showed that cannabis was specifically effective in minimizing the frequency of tics […]

Crohn’s and Marijuana: THC Can Ease Painful Symptoms

Crohn’s and Marijuana: THC Can Ease Painful Symptoms Crohn’s disease is a chronic digestive tract disorder that affects more than half a million Americans. It was identified in 1932 by a trio of medical researchers—one of whom, Dr. Burrill B. Crohn, evidently pulled the shortest straw and received the honor of having his surname become […]

From chrysanthemums to cannabis: the “Green rush” in Salinas Valley

From chrysanthemums to cannabis: the “Green rush” in Salinas Valley Published: May 23, 2017, 1:17 pm • Updated: May 23, 2017, 4:55 pm By Lisa M. Krieger, Bay Area News Group SALINAS VALLEY — A beloved but beleaguered landscape is now sprouting new luxury greenhouses, fueled by a dream of marijuana riches that is changing […]

Shocker: Vermont Governor Rejects Bill To Legalize Marijuana

Shocker: Vermont Governor Rejects Bill To Legalize Marijuana Vermont Gov. Phil Scott rejected legislation that would have legalized the adult recreational use of cannabis. The Republican governor, who has long opposed to cannabis regulation, said he is open to working with lawmakers over the summer on a compromise bill. But for now, legalization in the state is […]