New Research Shows Marijuana Compounds Do Fight Cancer

The bracts (small leaves) surrounding a cluster of Cannabis sativa flowers are coated with cannabinoid-laden trichomes.

UNITED KINGDOM: Debate is just beginning in Washington over how medical marijuana will be grown and distributed now that the rules for the recreational market are established. Meanwhile, research into medical benefits of compounds within the cannabis plant continues to show effectiveness. Effectiveness against pain in its many forms and other side effects of major Read the full article…

Cannabinoids May Play Role In Migraine Relief

A clearer understanding of how the cannabinoid system affects migraines may lead to more lasting treatments.

CALIFORNIA: Those who suffer from migraines may be familiar with a family of drugs known as Triptans. While once thought to exert their effects by regulating serotonin levels, a team from the University of California’s Department of Neurology believe the headache relievers may be working via natural cannabinoids (endocannabinoids) as well.

Cannabinoids May Play Role In Migraine Relief

A clearer understanding of how the cannabinoid system affects migraines may lead to more lasting treatments.

CALIFORNIA: Those who suffer from migraines may be familiar with a family of drugs known as Triptans. While once thought to exert their effects by regulating serotonin levels, a team from the University of California’s Department of Neurology believe the headache relievers may be working via natural cannabinoids (endocannabinoids) as well.

Pots’ Stinky Terpenes Give A Heads Up On High

Follow the alluring scent of the terpenes. Ask the budtender to crack those jars and allow you to smell the volatile molecules that evaporate easily after announcing themselves to your Olfactory. Remember - your nose, knows!

NETHERLANDS: Step foot any well-stocked dispensary and one of the first things you’ll observe is the vast array of chronic cannabis varieties waiting to be tested out – hundreds of glass filled Mason jars sparkling with well cured, tightly trimmed nugs.

Marijuana stops child's severe seizures

Charlotte Figi had her first seizure when she was 3 months old. Over the next few months, the girl, affectionately called Charlie, had frequent seizures lasting two to four hours, and she was hospitalized repeatedly.

COLORADO:  She was 5 when the Figis learned there was nothing more the hospital could do. That’s when Paige decided to try medical marijuana. But finding two doctors to sign off on a medical marijuana card for Charlotte was no easy feat. She was the youngest patient in the state ever to apply. Scientists don’t Read the full article…