Browsing: cannabis as medicine

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.
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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- 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

CANNABIS CULTURE- Let’s get one thing out of the way: under no circumstances did medical schools in New York give any type of training on cannabis in the early-to-mid 80s (1982 to 1986, to be precise). Cannabis was never really mentioned or even bought up as an option or alternative to other pharmaceutical medications. Cannabis wasRead More

CANNABIS CULTURE- Cannabis doesn’t seem to work on the same area of the brain that codes for the sensation of pain like opiates and opioids do, but rather the part of the brain that regulates our emotions and how we react to pain.

CANNABIS CULTURE- You and many more people just like you may use cannabis as a sleep aid. It’s safe, natural (non-pharmaceutical) and best of all, it works…well as long as you know the strain you use works best for you.

CANNABIS CULTURE-  Marco Troiani is a lab scientist with with cannabis research firm, Digamma Consulting. In the following piece, Troiani explains how the decarboxylation process helps create safe, potent, quality cannabis extracts.