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What’s the best way to take your medicine?
High dose? Low dose? CBD? THC? Optimizing one’s therapeutic use of cannabis may entail some experimentation. In essence, the goal is to administer consistent, measurable doses of a CBD-rich cannabis remedy with as much THC as a person is comfortable with.
The benefits of CBD-rich cannabis concentrates for chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) are well-known among football players and other pro athletes. But the U.S. government still maintains that cannabis is a dangerous drug with no medical value.
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.

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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.

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Smoke Signals: A Social History of Marijuana

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