Category Archives: Benefits of Cannabis

Cannabis and Sleep : Making the Most of Your Herbal Nightcap

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How to cannabis and sleep relate to each other? Well, there are some things we now. For instance, people have been smoking weed for centuries, and they have been doing it for several reasons. Pain management, inflammation, autoimmune disorders, skin care, nausea relief, sleep deprivation – you name it.  The very fact that cannabis pollen […]

Benefits of Marijuana For Victims of Trauma

Benefits of Marijuana For Victims of Trauma

Medical marijuana is finally gaining wide acceptance in much of the West. As a result, researchers are still finding new and surprising benefits of marijuana use. One of the reasons for these new discoveries is that medical researchers couldn’t conduct proper medical marijuana studies on humans until recently. The new research is showing that the […]

Cannabis for Pain Management

Cannabis for Pain Management

For thousands of years, humans have used cannabis in its various forms for a wide range of reasons. This includes use as a construction material, a ritual tool, a medication, and even a possible cure for diseases, including cancer and more. One of the most purposeful reasons it’s been around is the long-cherished link between […]

How Can Cannabis Help With Hot Flashes and Menopause?

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For many people, the influence of cannabis on humans is limited to the way it impacts their brain. In other words, they still envision the “high” as the only effect associated with the use of the herb. In fact, they couldn’t be more wrong, as cannabis actually interacts with various systems in the body, including the […]

The Benefits of Topical Cannabis Use

The Benefits of Topical Cannabis Use

Among other ways of consuming cannabis, topical application is by far the safest method. You won’t experience the “high” associated with smoking weed or ingesting the herb. But topical cannabis use, such as with ointments and creams, can be very effective in providing your cells with beneficial cannabinoids. How Do Cannabis Topicals Work? Source: Spray […]

Shaping Canada’s Legal Marijuana Industry: Can It Escape the Red Tape?

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has made legalizing recreational marijuana one of his government’s priorities. Major changes are coming for the legal marijuana industry as soon 2018. But many worry that the new laws and regulations will be more focused on big money corporate interests, shutting out many small businesses. Federal Law and the Legal  Marijuana […]

Can Marijuana Treat Anxiety? How does it work?

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The attention that medical cannabis has received in mainstream press outlets of late points to a growing trend. As such, many people are looking at their various illnesses in a different light. Could marijuana help them? One debilitating mental challenge that a staggering number of Canadians face is anxiety. Naturally, medical providers and sufferers alike […]

Marijuana vs Alcohol

Marijuana vs Alcohol

It’s funny that you can legally buy alcohol, drain the whole bottle, act like a total douche, and you’ll probably get away with it. But God forbid you ever smoke a joint and eat a pizza. For being such a sinful creature, you could go to prison. Learn all about the marijuana vs alcohol debate! […]

Cancer and Cannabis

Cancer and Cannabis

Statistically, two in five Canadians will develop cancer in their lifetime. Cancer is an illness with no discrimination as to who it affects. Most Canadian oncologists support the choice of recommending cannabis as a part of a treatment program for patients affected by cancer. In our pursuit of effective cancer treatments, the science community has documented […]

Pets and CBD

CBD for Pets

Is CBD for pets a good way to treat your furry friends too? As medical cannabis becomes more and more accepted as a viable form of treatment for a variety of ailments, many people are now turning to a new unexpected reason for using Medical Marijuana: CBD for pets. There are few beings in existence […]

Marijuana and Depression

Marijuana and Depression

Among multiple medical conditions in which marijuana can be helpful, physical illnesses are most often in the spotlight. We hear a lot of stories from people who have suffered from a wide range of physical diseases, from cancer to diabetes and AIDS. However, psychological disorders are a much less common topic in the medical community. […]

Cannabis vs Opioids

Cannabis vs Opioids

Can Cannabis Save American Lives? Pain. Universally a part of the human experience and a serious threat to Americans’ quality of life.  Over 100 million Americans’ suffer from chronic pain, costing American consumers around $600 billion a year. Undeterred by the staggering monetary resources spent on pain management, pain continues to take a toll on […]

The Cannabis Massage Connection

Cannabis Massage

When you think of massage, it isn’t often that cannabis comes to mind. But it should and here’s why. In previous articles, we have discussed topicals and THC vs. CBD. We concluded THC and CBD are both beneficial and that both can be used in topicals such as cremes, lotions, salves, oils, and balms. CBD […]

Marijuana and ADHD

The Effects of Marijuana on ADHD

Society does not necessarily see cannabis enthusiasts as people who know the answer to every question in this world. That being said, a stoner is not a textbook model of cognitive performance, least to say. So when a humble group of scientists decided to take the bull by the horns and explore the relationship between […]

Benefits of Weed for Beauty

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As cannabis legalization traction pace, we learn more and more about the many positive effects pot can have. We’ve seen new benefits of smoking weed get traction in numerous ways. The beauty industry is no exception. Women have been a given great opportunity to treat themselves and beautify in a natural and safe way. Cannabis-infused […]

Using Marijuana to Treat Insomnia

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  Medical marijuana has come a long way in the past several years. One of the major roadblocks to legalization for many years was the lack of studies that showed it was an effective treatment. There were no studies because it was illegal to conduct studies with the drug. Even though more research is now […]

How To Get a Medical Marijuana Card in Canada

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You don’t need a medical marijuana card to get cannabis anymore. This is because Canada recently legalized weed and some American states have begun decriminalizing it as well. But now, you can simply buy cannabis from our online dispensary in Canada. Source: I Love Growing Marijuana Since cannabis is becoming a globally-recognizable medicine, it may happen […]

10 Reasons Why You Should Smoke Weed Every Day

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Marijuana use is rising globally and many people are consuming cannabis daily. Understanding what happens when you smoke weed every day and what that does to the human body is not only important, but also very helpful for anyone who’s enthusiastic about the herb. Cannabis doesn’t yet have a good reputation in the media. But […]

Preclinical study shows CBD protection against brain damage caused by oxygen deprivation

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This article, posted on August 9, 2016 by Ricardo Oiveria, describes a specific health condition related to brain lesions and lack of blood flow. In the post. Mr. Oliveria covers the condition, who it affects and the test results from corresponding studies. He also discusses the role of CBD protection against brain damage.

Using Cannabis for Migraine Relief

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There’s been a rapid rise in the use of cannabis for migraine symptoms in current times. Weed has always been used for its relaxing and analgesic properties, so it won’t be wrong to say that we’re getting back to our roots. And if you ask me, it’s no wonder people are turning to cannabis for […]

Adding Marijuana To Your Diet- Smoke Weed to Lose Weight

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The very term ‘marijuana diet’ may sound like an oxymoron to you and there’s nothing wrong with that. After all, weed is famous for giving you the munchies, during which you’re capable of emptying the entire fridge, along with the freezer. Seriously, sometimes munchies get so out of control that it makes people feel that […]

Marijuana and Schizophrenia

Marijuana and Schizophrenia

The relation between marijuana and schizophrenia has fallen under wide discussion and debate over the last century. Between the 1960s and 1970s, researchers believed that smoking cannabis could trigger psychosis in just about any person. Although the results between different studies vary today, some scientists still share the opinion that you can get schizophrenia from […]

The Cannabis MS Connection

There are few diagnoses so dangerous and earth shattering than MS, which stands for Multiple Sclerosis. Of course, there are many horrible diagnoses out there, ranging from cancer to Alzheimer’s, but today we will be discussing MS and cannabis, how they interact and whether or not cannabis is a good option for those suffering from […]

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