Category: THC

Seven Myths About Marijuana Debunked


Israeli scientists Create Medical Marijuana Strain With Low THC Levels and No High Israeli scientists have reportedly created a new strain of marijuana with a catch: You won't get high from smoking it. Reuters reports that Galilee-based company Tikun Olam has developed a marijuana strain called Avidekel that can be used medicinally to ... Read More
July 16, 2012Daily Dose


Marijuana Reveals Memory Mechanism Glial cells, not neurons, are responsible for marijuana-induced forgetfulness Until recently, most scientists believed that neurons were the all-important brain cells controlling mental functions and that the surrounding glial cells were little more than neuron supporters and “glue.” Now research published in March in Cell reveals that astrocytes, a type of ... Read More
July 15, 2012Daily Dose


A Tale of Equanimity: Cancer and Cannabinoids Translational Science suggests that the balance your body is attempting to maintain order by creating dis-order. By Dr. Michelle Sexton  |  Phytalytics.Org The second law of thermodynamics states that in any ‘closed system’ the amount of entropy (disorder) will tend to increase. Living organisms are constantly exchanging ... Read More
October 24, 2011Michelle Sexton


In Part II of our recap at the IACM 6th Conference on Cannabinoids in Medicine and 5th European Workshop on Cannabinoid Research, Naturopathic Doctor Michelle Sexton informs us on the invaluable relationship between person and plant. Program:  Part II  The eCBss and the Chemical Reactions that Sustain Life Maybe you saw the article recently in Time magazine, from the ... Read More
September 18, 2011Sam Sabzehzar
Illinois Adds Autism As Qualifying Condition For Medical Marijuana


Harvard Study: Marijuana Cuts Lung Cancer Tumor Growth In Half The active ingredient in marijuana cuts tumor growth in common lung cancer in half and significantly reduces the ability of the cancer to spread, say researchers at Harvard University who tested the chemical in both lab and mouse studies. They say this ... Read More
August 2, 2011Daily Dose
Seven Myths About Marijuana Debunked


Researchers Study Methods to Reduce Age Changes in Brain While humans are living longer, the prevalence of dementia is also on the rise. And many researchers believe factors such as stress, accumulation of toxic waste products as well as inflammation accelerate aging in the brain. However, scientists are also learning that certain mechanisms ... Read More
July 19, 2011Sam Sabzehzar


By Dr. Mercola | Published in   Medical marijuana is now a $1.7-billion market in the U.S. This means that sales of medical marijuana rival the annual revenue generated by Viagra, a $1.9-billion business. What's more, the medical marijuana market is expected to nearly double in the next five years, and that's ... Read More
May 13, 2011Rich


Power of the people paying it forward.   We can truly end the ignorance that is out there, and put an end to this madness where needless pain and suffering is ruining lives of families everywhere. Please share this valuable information and pay it forward. Positive attention to this plant is being raised ... Read More
May 13, 2011s.banda


By William Breathes |  Published in Westword, from his blog 'Mile High and Low' Last week, in advance of today's Senate debate over a bill that would set THC driving limits, I had blood drawn (for a second time) to see just how much active THC was in my blood even after ... Read More
April 18, 2011Daily Dose