Addict risks all in deadly Philippine drug war

Pedicab driver Reyjin dives into a neighbour’s house for a quick meth fix, fearful of taking a bullet to the head in Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s brutal war on drugs but unable to quit. 28 Aug 2016 – 2:38 PM  UPDATED 2 HOURS AGO More than 2,000 people have died violent deaths since Duterte took office two months ago and immediately implemented his scorched-earth plans to eradicate drugs in society, ordering police to shoot dead traffickers and urging […]

Marijuana compound smokes the seeds of Alzheimer’s disease

Memory loss, decline in brain function and communication skills are all clear indicators of Alzheimer’s disease. But the brain’s chemistry begins to change long before these telltale signs appear through the accumulation of what are known as amyloid beta proteins. These proteins go on to form brain plaques that correspond with the neurodegenerative disease, but what if it were possible to intervene somehow? Scientists are reporting that exposure to certain compounds in marijuana can cleanse […]

Why Microsoft wants in on the marijuana business and why the DEA won’t stop it

Opinion: Redmond’s partnership with ‘seed-to-sales’ software purveyor Kind is bound to bring more legitimacy to an already-thriving business. The last two months have been busy ones for the marijuana community. Most recently, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) declined to loosen restrictions on medical marijuana, and kept the drug classified in the same ‘Schedule 1’ category as LSD and heroin. There was much handwringing before and after the decision was handed out over the pros and […]

The idea that THC from cannabis can put the brakes on amyloid beta proteins of Alzheimer’s disease,isn’t entirely new

Memory loss, decline in brain function and communication skills are all clear indicators of Alzheimer’s disease. But the brain’s chemistry begins to change long before these telltale signs appear through the accumulation of what are known as amyloid beta proteins. These proteins go on to form brain plaques that correspond with the neurodegenerative disease, but what if it were possible to intervene somehow? Scientists are reporting that exposure to certain compounds in marijuana can cleanse […]

People often ask as to what a cannabis bud looks like-Some pics here.

Doing some research on the net has shown us some photos of buds that have had most of the seeds & stems removed. These tend to be more denser that the free form with stems & seeds throughout & are preferred by many smokers. These are what is called bush grown & favoured by many over the indoor grown item  

CANNABIS AS A LIVER CANCER CURE VIDEO – HEAR THEIR STORY HERE

Liver cancer stage 4 cured using cannabis oil www.newcures.info Henry Sapiecha

Marijuana Legalization Reduces Adolescent Problems with The Drug, Report Shows

The number of youths with marijuana-related problems dropped by 24 per cent between 2002 to 2013. The number of American adolescents with marijuana-related issues is declining, a new survey has found as more US states legalise the drug. Researchers from the Washington University School of Medicine examined drug use data of more than 216,000 adolescents between the age of 12 and 17 across all 50 states. The number becoming dependent on cannabis, having trouble at […]

Colorado USA Raised More Tax Revenue From Marijuana Than From Alcohol

Tax collected clocked in at $70 million last fiscal year alone. Legal recreational marijuana is a boon for tax revenues in Colorado, according to new figures from the state’s Department of Revenue, outpacing revenue from alcohol taxes in the fiscal year ending on June 30. Colorado collected almost $70 million in marijuana taxes during that time, nearly double the $42 million collected from alcohol taxes. The state had a tax holiday for marijuana on Wednesday, […]

World map shows the status of cannabis in each country

The chart here shows Legal Status of Cannabis..Worldwide Map Cannabis is a genus of flowering plant that includes three species or subspecies, sativa, indica, and ruderalis. The plant is indigenous to central Asia and the Indian subcontinent. Cannabis has long been used for hemp fibre, for hemp oils, for medicinal purposes, and as a recreational drug. Industrial hemp products are made from cannabis plants selected to produce an abundance of fiber. To satisfy the UN […]

Australian family battles daughter’s brain disorder, hopes cannabis will one day help

Imagine being trapped in a body where your brain activity is so disturbed and unpredictable that you seizure for several minutes at a time, in several different ways, for several episodes a day. As the physical and mental stress take its toll, heavy medication is your final resort to cope, so your body shuts down in an exhausted heap, only for your brain to continue enduring sporadic spasms while your body desperately tries to regain […]

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