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CBD Misconceptions

With the growing awareness of CBD as a potential health aid there's also been a proliferation of misconceptions. Find questions and responses to common misinformation.
Posted: February 18, 2015
International Cannabinoid Research Society meeting 2014

On The Frontiers Of Hemp Science

The 2014 ICRS meeting marked the return of whole plant cannabis therapeutics to the forefront of the field.
Posted: February 16, 2015
Cannabis and cancer studies

Cannabis & Cancer

When it comes to cancer treatment, the plant may have an amazing impact when used in concert with traditional therapies. Combining CBD and THC with conventional treatments may be the best synergy for cancer sufferers.
Posted: February 15, 2015
Plant communication and intelligence

Plants Talk to Each Other Using an Internet Made of Fungus

Hidden under your feet is an information superhighway that allows plants to communicate and help each other out. It’s made of fungi.
Posted: February 14, 2015
cannabis vape pen safety

All Vape Pen Oils Are Not Created Equal

There are many vape pen brands, but the key factor is what’s inside the disposable cartridge. How potent is the cannabis oil? How pure? What, if anything, is the oil cut with? How expensive per mg of active ingredient?
Posted: December 5, 2014
CBD cannabis in Florida

Florida Fiasco: Did ‘CBD-Only’ Subvert Medical Marijuana Measure?

Why did the “Right to Medical Marijuana Initiative” fail in November when almost 90 percent of prospective voters supported it in June?
Posted: December 4, 2014
boost endocannabinoid tone with acupuncture, diet & more

Care and Feeding of the Endocannabinoid System

There are many ways to influence cannabinoid receptor signaling and enhance endocannabinoid tone—acupuncture, diet, osteopathic adjustments, etc.—as discussed in this peer-reviewed science article.
Posted: November 30, 2014
cannabis addiction

Of Course Marijuana Addiction Exists. And it’s (Almost) All in your Head.

Cannabis doesn’t make a person into an addict anymore than food causes someone to become a compulsive eater.
Posted: November 30, 2014
Olive oil and endocannabinoid receptors

Olive Oil, Cancer and the CB-1 Receptor

It’s widely known that olive oil has many health benefits, but only recently have scientists learned that important therapeutic attributes of olive oil are mediated by the endocannabinoid system.
Posted: November 30, 2014
Steve Jobs marijuana

No, Marijuana Use Doesn’t Lower Your IQ

It’s become a mass media truism: Cannabis lowers the IQ of young adults. A Washington Post blogger debunks the latest version of reefer madness-lite.
Posted: November 22, 2014