Category: Marijuana/Cannabis

Cannabinoids remove plaque-forming Alzheimer’s proteins from brain cells – Salk Institute for Biological Studies

Preliminary lab studies at the Salk Institute find THC reduces beta amyloid proteins in human neurons annabinoids remove plaque-forming Alzheimer’s proteins from brain cells Preliminary lab studies at the Salk Institute find THC reduces beta amyloid proteins in human neurons LA JOLLA–Salk Institute scientists have found preliminary evidence that tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and other compounds found […]

Ohio Attorney General Approves Marijuana Legalization Petition

The Ohio Attorney General has certified a petition for another proposed marijuana constitutional amendment. But this one would fully legalize recreational marijuana. The “Marijuana Rights and Regulations Amendment” would allow Ohioans age 21 or older to possess, grow, use, sell and share marijuana in the state. It would also decriminalize marijuana under Ohio law. “Marijuana […]

Jim Carrey has once again used his fame to speak up for a cause he believes in, attacking Big Pharma and the U.S government.

Carrey has made a name for himself in the activism world in recent years, and he has again spoke out against a cause which he believes in. He has recently criticized the government for enforcing vaccines on children, despite being pro-vaccines himself, he disagrees with the strict rules about the vaccinating of children. In July 2015 Carey […]

CDC: Rat poison found in synthetic marijuana in 8 states

Florida is now joining eight other states reporting cases of serious bleeding due use of synthetic marijuana laced with rat poison. So far the CDC has reported at least 160 cases and at least three deaths across Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Florida, and Wisconsin. One death was reported in Hillsborough County. According to […]

Cannabis Might Be Your Liver’s New Best Friend

In recent years, the medicinal benefits of cannabis have been heavily promoted and researched. It has gained further momentum due to the recent studies that are being done. These studies are suggesting that marijuana might have protective benefits for the liver. Even though it is prohibited to consume alcohol and marijuana together, many people will […]

Jeff Sessions: Chronic Pain Sufferers Should ‘Take An Aspirin And Tough It Out’

During an address at the U.S. Attorney’s office in Tampa, Florida this week, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said that people who suffer from chronic pain should simply “take an aspirin and tough it out.” Sessions, whose opposition to medical marijuana is well known, attempted to tackle the subject of opioid addiction in the U.S., saying pharmaceutical companies are prescribing […]

Landmark Study Shows Legal Marijuana Sales Reduce Crime

“I reject the idea that America will be a better place if marijuana is sold in every corner store. And I am astonished to hear people suggest that we can solve our heroin crisis by legalizing marijuana—so people can trade one life-wrecking dependency for another that’s only slightly less awful,” President Donald Trump’s darling Attorney […]

Court Rules That Medical Marijuana Card Holders Can’t Buy Firearms

If you have a medical marijuana card, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals says that you can’t buy a gun. The court ruled 3-0 on Wednesday that a ban preventing medical marijuana card holders from purchasing firearms is not in violation of the Second Amendment, the Associated Press reports. There are nine western states under the […]