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The Truth Behind Medical Marijuana – Infographic

By |2019-09-09T16:24:49+03:00September 7th, 2015|Categories: Health & Wellness, Natural Health|Tags: , , , |

In 2003, Canada became the first country in the world to offer medical marijuana to pain-suffering patients. Eight of the 10 states that had legalized medical marijuana saw a decrease in the percentage of teens using the drug during the period of 1999 to 2006. As of April 2015, 23 states and Washington D.C. have legalized cannabis for medical use with seven states pending legislation. But which are the medical conditions that cannabis is used to treat? Some of these diseases are migraines, Parkinson's disease,

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The US Government Finally Admits Medical Marijuana Kills Cancer Cells

By |2019-06-24T20:59:37+03:00April 29th, 2015|Categories: Health & Wellness, Natural Health|Tags: , , , |

There is no better irony in a story than that of a recent move by the federal government to commission a group of scientists to prove that medical marijuana had no health benefits only to be proven otherwise! Does it mean that the government now admits that medical marijuana kills cancer cells? Marijuana and cancer The scientists from the St. George's University of London did a very critical analysis of CBD (cannabidiol) and THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) and found that they actually play a massive role in

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Congress Ends Ban on Medical Marijuana – It Is Now Legal in All 50 States

By |2019-06-24T20:55:30+03:00April 10th, 2015|Categories: Health & Wellness|Tags: , , |

There is good news for medical marijuana users in the United States. First, what does marijuana cure? It cures PTSD, which stands for a post-traumatic stress disorder. The government medical practitioners have prescribed patients suffering from PTSD to use medicinal marijuana. Get it right, marijuana was legalized for strictly medicinal reasons only, so don’t get carried away! This move by the Obama government will surely favor medical marijuana users as well as the lawyers and members who have advocated for it. This will see an

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Marijuana Helps Smokers Cope with Negative Emotions, New Study Finds

By |2018-08-16T23:56:24+03:00October 22nd, 2014|Categories: Health & Wellness, Lifestyle, Mental Health & Wellbeing|Tags: , , , , , , , |

When it comes to marijuana, there are many different patterns of usage. For those who smoke on a regular basis, there may be surprising reasons for this frequency. In fact, the reason may just be that marijuana smokers encounter less negative feelings when partaking of this herb. The reason for the reduction in negative feelings is the chemical THC. This chemical actually increases the serotonin levels in the brain, thus bringing on the “happy” and relaxed feeling that marijuana is well known for. There is, however

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Herbs Are Good For You: Dope, Grass, Pot, Science says YES!

By |2019-06-15T15:12:38+03:00September 14th, 2014|Categories: Health & Wellness, Natural Health, Science & Technology|Tags: , , , |

Herbs are good for you, right? Most people know that herbs benefit health in one or more ways. Lavender soothes the nerves, sage clarifies the air and mint cures diarrhea. There are also many herbs that have a questionable reputation - Aconitum is one of these, seen as a highly toxic plant. Another controversial plant is Cannabis, and you probably know a few popular names for this one. Cannabis, before it was “Bad News” Before Cheech and Chong and before Woodstock, Cannabis was popular for

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Cannabis Oil Cures 8 Month Old Infant of Cancer

By |2019-06-20T00:22:19+03:00June 26th, 2014|Categories: Health & Wellness, Natural Health|Tags: , , , |

Dr. William Courtney’s youngest patient was diagnosed with a large inoperable brain tumor at just 8-months old. When the father started pushing for non-traditional methods of treatment such as cannabis oil - the doctor agreed. After two months of using the cannabis oil on the baby’s pacifier twice a day and then gradually increasing the dose as time progressed, there was a dramatic reduction in the size of the tumor! The treatment of drying, then heating cannabis to almost complete decarboxylation of THC-Acid into THC is

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Tobacco: A Forgotten Healing Plant

By |2018-08-17T13:00:08+03:00June 15th, 2014|Categories: Health & Wellness, Natural Health|Tags: , , , |

Tobacco’s genus, Nicotiana, covers over 70 species. The name tobacco usually refers to most famous and widely used Nicotiana Tabacum and its shorter but more potent cousin Nicotiana Rustica, both native to the Americas. Although it’s hard to pinpoint when and where it was first cultivated, it is sure tobacco has been used for several thousand years before the time Christopher Columbus reached Americas in 1492, and after that, it spread to the whole world. Although in present-day society associated with a myriad of health

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