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cannabis and epilepsy

From Doom To Bloom: How Medical Marijuana Helped One Girl Overcome Her Grand Mal Seizures

For Vicki Lynn, enjoying a rock concert with her adult daughter Aubrie is a precious experience — because it’s something she never thought they would be able to do together. Less than three years ago, Vicki’s daughter was experiencing seizures so severe that not even conventional medicine could control them. “Aubrie danced with death once […]

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Jeff Sessions

This Session Is Over: What AG Sessions’ Ousting Means For The Cannabis Community

You may have already heard the news that Jeff “good people don’t smoke marijuana” Sessions is out as attorney general, to be replace as acting attorney general by his chief of staff Matthew Whitaker. According to ABC News, Sessions submitted his resignation on Wednesday, November 7, just a day after the midterm elections. He allegedly […]

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Veterans Day

The Truth About Veterans And Medical Marijuana

Every year on November 11, in celebrations both large and small, the nation comes together to thank veterans of all wars the United States has participated in. Veterans Day is one of the few instances where we can put our politics and ideology aside to acknowledge the sacrifices these men and women have made for […]

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Mike Tyson cannabis

A Tale Of Two Mikeys: Cannabis Kingpin BigMike Making Waves In LA With Mike Tyson

Need proof that cannabis is well and truly mainstreaming? Look no further than the budding bromance that’s currently brewing between heavyweight boxing icon turned cannabis entrepreneur “Iron” Mike Tyson, and international cannabis kingpin BigMike Straumietis. The two were snapped by the paps at TMZ Sports as they exited a building in Downtown Los Angeles, having […]

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cannabis in Thailand

Will Thailand Become The First Nation In Asia To Legalize Cannabis?

While drug laws in the United States have gradually become more lenient, regulations in Southeast Asia remain on the opposite end of the spectrum. The death penalty has long been meted out for drug-related crimes in several countries on the Asian continent, including Indonesia, the Philippines and Malaysia. However, the government of Thailand is contemplating […]

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midterm election results

Midterm Elections 2018: Weed Proves A Whopping Winner

On Tuesday, cannabis advocates across the USA hit the polls to vote on cannabis ballot initiatives as well as pro-pot candidates. As with any election, there were winners and there were losers — here’s a look at who strutted home victorious, and who trudged home a failure. Michigan became the first state in the Midwest […]

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endocannabinoid deficiency

The Therapeutic Benefits Of Cannabis In Overcoming Clinical Endocannabinoid Deficiency

This is the second part of our two-part series about your body’s endocannabinoid system, the complex regulatory mechanism that interacts between the nervous and endocrine systems. The endocannabinoid system is a major component of your body’s life-sustaining processes that maintain your physical and psychological health — and cannabis directly affects it; the endocannabinoid system makes […]

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