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Dr. Cindy Orser Speaks at MJ Biz Science Symposium

Dr. Cindy Orser Speaks at MJ Biz Science Symposium

Dr. Cindy Orser, Chief Science Officer of Digipath Labs in Las Vegas, NV speaks at the MJ Biz Science Symposium. The Science Symposium is designed as a primer for cannabis entrepreneurs who are seeking a greater familiarity with the plant and its applications that will lead to the development of best practices for producing consumer-friendly […]

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Center for Medical Cannabis Research Studies the Effects of Cannabis on Lower Back Pain

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Center for Medical Cannabis Research Studies the Effects of Cannabis on Lower Back Pain

The Center for Medical Cannabis Research is conducting a study on the effects of cannabis on lower back pain and are looking for people interested in participating. The study is being conducted at the University of California, San Diego. Cannabis advocates have for a long time argued for the pain killing or analgesic properties of […]

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Memorial Day Review: Current Status of Medical Marijuana Research for Veterans

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Memorial Day Review: Current Status of Medical Marijuana Research for Veterans

Memorial Day is one of the most meaningful holidays in the United States. A very controversial and prominent point of discussion for veterans on this particular Memorial Day is their access to medical marijuana. It is a challenging and frustrating topic for our military veterans and advocates. Cannabis has shown very promising evidence of its […]

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New Study Shows the Best CBD Products Contain the Full Spectrum of Marijuana Cannabinoids

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Cannabis consumers and other curious individuals around the world are waiting to see what researches will discover about the cannabis flower’s medicinal properties. A very complex plant, most consumers ingest cannabis based off of general assumptions of the medicinal qualities of the plant. One of the strongest assumptions is that cannabidiol or CBD is the […]

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California Woman Requires Valley Fever Treatment After Contaminated by Untested Cannabis

California Woman Requires Valley Fever Treatment After Contaminated by Untested Cannabis

Coccidioides Immitis, the fungus that causes Valley Fever, can be found in the soil throughout the pacific southwest region of the United States extending from southern California well into Texas. Valley Fever is typically spread by mosquitoes that are infected with coccidioidomycosis after biting grazing animals in the region. However, a 48-year old woman in southern […]

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What 2017 Taught Us About Using Marijuana and Its Health Impacts

What 2017 Taught Us About Using Marijuana and Its Health Impacts

Questions abound concerning the health impacts of using marijuana. There is no need to be coy here at all, so the answer is that the world is still quite ignorant on the topic. With nearly 500 active compounds found in the cannabis plant, science is no where close to uncovering all of its secrets or […]

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CBD Oil for Autism A Real Solution According to Israeli Study

CBD Oil for Autism A Real Solution According to Israeli Study

Israeli scientists stumbled upon some interesting findings while studying the effects of cannabis on children suffering from epilepsy. Many of the test subjects also struggle with autism and a number of the male autistic patients have started speaking after years of not saying a word. It turns out that cbd oil for autism may be a […]

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