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the importance of forgetting in mental health should not be underestimated
There is a small but growing body of evidence that suggests cannabidiol (CBD), a non-intoxicating component of cannabis, can aid in addiction recovery due to its effects on memory.
New beer brews with cannabis terpenes -- and hops oil extracts fortified with THC
There's promise in the use of cannabis to manage ALS
The recent passing of renown physicist Stephen Hawking drew attention to Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, a devastating neurodegenerative disease that afflicts 30,000 Americans. CBD and THC may help ALS patients manage symptoms and increase life expectancy.
CBD User's Manual: A Beginner's Guide to Cannabis Therapeutics
Project CBD has created a beginner’s guide for cannabidiol & cannabis therapeutics to address key questions of CBD users.
CBD and LSD bind to the same serotonin receptor, which mediates psychedelic altered states. But cannabidiol has anti-psychotic properties and doesn't cause hallucinations.

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Cannabidiol—CBD—is a cannabis compound that has significant medical benefits, but does not make people feel “stoned."
Project CBD has created a beginner’s guide for cannabidiol & cannabis therapeutics to address key questions of CBD users.
Cannabis is personalized medicine. The right treatment depends on the person and condition being treated. For maximum benefit, choose cannabis products that include both CBD and THC.
Medical cannabis research shows that CBD may be therapeutic for many conditions.
Project CBD science advisor Jahan Marcu, PhD, reports on the hidden dangers of propylene glycol and vape pens that smolder.

Smoke Signals: The Book

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Smoke Signals: A Social History of Marijuana

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  • “Every American should read this landmark book!” — Douglas Brinkley
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