CANNABIS CULTURE – The ultimate goal of the endocannabinoid system ECS is homeostasis – the maintenance of a constant internal environment. Endocannabinoids are neurotransmitters – chemical messengers that send instructions to cells.
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The Truth About Cannabis & Kids (Everything You Wanted to Know But Prohibition Made You Afraid to Ask)
CANNABIS CULTURE – “What about the children. Oh, why won’t anyone think about the children?” A common refrain amongst opponents of cannabis legalization. However, opponents of cannabis legalization didn’t bank on the idea that the pro-legalization side would actually start thinking about the children.
CANNABIS CULTURE – Could medical marijuana be one of the answers in treating depression? Before we go into why and how, it is best to understand how depression arises and how it is treated at the moment. Another thing important to remember is that there are two main types of depression: unipolar and bipolar depression/disorder.
CANNABIS CULTURE – First of all, as I believe all cannabis use to be “medical” to some extent, it should definitely be the case that consumers should be getting the best product possible.
CANNABIS CULTURE – At best, it’s a tragic blunder that cannabis is listed as a Schedule I drug. The DEA labels a Schedule I drug as having a high potential for abuse. When cannabis’s lack of actual physical dependency is compared to the likelihood of addiction posed by drugs such as OxyContin (Schedule II) andRead More
CANNABIS CULTURE – To put this as simply and succinctly as possible: doctors cannot prescribe cannabis; they can only recommend it. This is because cannabis is federally illegal, and any doctor caught prescribing it will have their license to practice ripped up and put in prison.
CANNABIS CULTURE – Comedy icon Bill Murray once said he, “finds it quite ironic that the most dangerous thing about weed is getting caught with it.” Medically speaking, he is right. Yet, there are still some potential dangers that anti-cannabis reefer madness propagandists tend to point at when trying to justify prohibition.
CANNABIS CULTURE – Cannabis Culture asked, “What are patients saying?”, and said they’ll keep testimonials anonymous. Well, we’ve gone one better, and will provide you with video testimonials from patients who readily and publicly admit to using cannabis for their health condition.
CANNABIS CULTURE – Using cannabis and cannabinoids to treat various conditions is seen as controversial when it comes to treating children.
CANNABIS CULTURE- There’s all sorts of articles and journal entries out there looking at the benefits of cannabis for those who are already sick. But what about cannabis as a preventative medicine? Could it help you before you get sick? Here are 5 ways cannabis might help you keep illnesses and injuries at bay, withoutRead More