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Getting stoned in Australia could just get easier

AUSTRALIA has already approved medicinal cannabis to provide relief for those suffering from six types of chronic illnesses, and it may soon be legalised as a recreational drug. Experts claim it is only a matter of time before it becomes available as an over the counter purchase, but first, a few things need to happen. In the two years since medicinal cannabis was legalised in Australia, 1059 patients have received approval for treatment, and while […]

Cannabinoid mice trial gives hope for treating pancreatic cancer patients

A naturally occurring cannabinoid could provide hope for pancreatic cancer patients after breakthrough research by Curtin University found it strongly enhanced the effectiveness of the chemotherapy drug Gemcitabine in mice. Scientists at Curtin and Queen Mary University of London tested the impact the naturally occurring cannabinoid ‘Cannabidiol’ had on the use of Gemcitabine as a treatment for pancreatic cancer in mice. Lead author Curtin University Professor Marco Falasca said the the research indicated the mice, whose form of the […]

That Purple Kush You’re Toking may just be a Genetic Imposter

Cannabis strain names can get a bit rather quirky (Lamb’s Bread, anyone?). But without them, patients that rely on marijuana to treat ailments like pain would be lost. If you want to treat seizures, you might want ACDC—a strain that expresses almost zero THC and very high CBD, a non-psychoactive cannabinoid—and stay away from the potentially panic-inducing Ghost OG, which verges on 25 percent THC. Unfortunately, there isn’t an official federal database with information about […]

False info facts about cannabis you always probably thought were true

From Reefer Madness to legality, the perception of marijuana has changed drastically over many years. With the seemingly unstoppable march toward nationwide decriminalization and legalization moving along steadily, there’s a lot of false information floating around about everyone’s favorite Mary Jane, whether you pass on grass or are a seasoned weed user. False: Marijuana screws with your brain, makes you crazy, and causes lung cancer If you use cannabis, you’re running the risk forgetting everything […]

YOUTUBE VIDEOS X 10 SERIES [1] ON THE USE OF CANNABIS IN A HELPFUL WAY

This documentary explores the longstanding relationship of human beings and cannabis, from its use in ancient Asia to its ban in 20th century America. Now on Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/chrisricema Written, narrated, and directed by Chris Rice, the director of “DMT: A Lost History” Music by Chris Rice except “Grandma’s Grapes” By Green Warp. For more information on the sacramental history of cannabis check out the works of Chris Bennet here: http://www.cannabisculture.com/conten… For more on ancient cannabis […]

Green Political Party Australia wants to legalize cannabis for all adults nationwide

The Greens will become the first political party with seats in Parliament to call for full cannabis legalisation in Australia, despite criticism from Health Minister Greg Hunt, who says the substance is a gateway drug. The Greens will become the first party with seats in Parliament to call for full cannabis legalisation in Australia, despite criticism from the country’s top medical bodies. Greens leader Richard Di Natale said the “war on drugs has failed” and […]

CANNABIS SMOKERS HAVE MORE SEX THAN NON USERS THE REPORT SAYS

This article was sourced from the net with no references to its accuracy.My readers will have to view this info in that light   News of late has shown that the use of marijuana has increased sexual activity as opposed to increasing the amount of individual smoking marijuana or increased munchies.  There seems to be an increase of 20% more sexual activity as opposed to those who are practicing abstinence from using cannabis. The medicine […]

‘I cured cancer. Knowing that it works, I will not be silenced’

  www.newcures.info   WITHOUT chemotherapy or radiation, Shona Leigh survived cancer and she knows something she refuses to keep quiet about. “I cured cancer. Knowing what I know now, I can’t be quiet,” she said. “This is huge.” After avoiding regular pap smears in her younger years, Shona discovered she had second stage cervical cancer in October 2013. “I was online, screaming for help, and a compassionate carer reached out,” she said. That’s when Shona […]

Here is Why No Fancy Gadget Can Prove How Stoned or High You Are

Marijuana is such a confounding drug that scientists and law enforcement are struggling to create an objective standard for marijuana intoxication. If you’ve spent time with marijuana—any time at all, really—you know that the high can be rather unpredictable. It depends on the strain, its level of THC and hundreds of other compounds, and the interaction between all these elements. Oh, and how much you ate that day. And how you took the cannabis. And […]

For the moment, Australia’s plans for Marijuana market dominance are only just still smouldering

SYDNEY (Reuters) – When Australia said this month it would allow exports of medicinal cannabis in a bid to dominate a global market set to be worth $55 billion by 2025, investors scrambled to buy shares in marijuana companies – pushing several of them, and the sector as a whole, to record highs. But convoluted and restrictive licensing demands, substantial finance requirements and a guarded medical profession means even Australia’s largest marijuana companies are at […]

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