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Americans and Marijuana: Fact vs. Fiction

The onward march of widespread cannabis legalization continues to pervade much of North America. At the time of this writing, cannabis has been legalized for recreational use within 18 states as well as Washington D.C. Medical cannabis brings up the total of cannabis-friendly states to 36. It is clear that there is a very real…

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What Are the Healthiest Ways to Get High?

Despite years of bad press against marijuana, it has been found that marijuana has many medicinal benefits for people. It has been shown that marijuana helps people with PTSD, cancer, diabetes, arthritis, autism and a bevy of other illnesses. And marijuana is quickly becoming legalized in many states in the country. Is smoking marijuana healthy?…

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Required Testing Could Lead to Medical Marijuana Shortage in Arizona

Medical marijuana has grown in popularity throughout the country, including in Arizona. The medicinal properties of marijuana can provide relief for a variety of symptoms associated with a number of medical conditions, allowing individuals to treat their health problems without chemical medications that often come with negative side effects. As part of ensuring residents have…

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The Science Behind Delta-8-THC

Delta-8-THC: What Is It, and How Does It Work? Much has been made in recent years over the key differences between cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). Both of these chemicals offer multiple health and wellness benefits, although CBD products lack sufficient levels of THC to produce psychoactive effects. When people talk about THC’s ability to…

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What is Cannabis’ Role in Regenerative Agriculture?

Environmental health is a universal concern. Everyone wants to improve upon the environment, but there are functional issues at play. Agriculture is incredibly important to society, but since the earliest farmers found out about crop rotation, some crops have played a role in adding to rather than depleting resources. Cannabis and Sustainable Agriculture Cannabis, like…

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Know These Things Before Using Medical Marijuana

With more states legalizing the use of medical marijuana, more people are becoming aware of the potential benefits for a vast number of medical conditions. However, before you commit yourself to this type of treatment, there are a few things you should know to help determine if it’s the right choice for you. What Is…

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COVID-19 Lung Safety: Non-Smoked Ways to Use Medical Marijuana

Although COVID-19, otherwise known as Coronavirus, isn’t like most of the other types of flu circulating the world during the winter months, it does share similar respiratory symptoms. As with any respiratory illness, smoking cannabis while you’re experiencing symptoms and recovering is never a good idea. While smoking cannabis is safer than tobacco products, it…

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Cannabis and Coronavirus: Here’s what you need to know

Everywhere you look, you’ll find news about the Coronavirus, also known as COVID-19. Many people are taking the appropriate measures to help prevent the spread and hopefully keep themselves from catching this virus. For those who use cannabis, this can create a number of new challenges. The following are tips to help cannabis users safe…

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Cannabis Use and Hangovers: Can It Help?

Ah, the hangover. Just about everyone has felt the unpleasant after effects of drinking too much alcohol, and  it’s not something most people want to revisit. Of course, it still happens. But rather than trying (and often failing) with the traditional methods of black coffee and a hearty breakfast, consider using cannabis instead. Yes, you…

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