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Step inside a marijuana dispensary in any legal state, and there is a plethora of strains, all of them genetically designed with varying ratios of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) to give the user a unique buzz that caters to his or her specific needs. This has been one of the hottest selling points of […]
From hemp products to medicine, cannabis has been helping society for 10,000 years. But what’s next? Cannabis has been around for a long, long time. We know this much is true. But as Marijuana Moment recently reported, a scientific study examining its history shows cannabis has been helping society for 10,000 years. The fifteen-page scientific review in the Journal of […]
If you only know three letters associated with cannabis, they’re probably T-H-C. But  there’s another term on the rise: CBD. CBD, one of the more than 100 chemicals in cannabis, is emerging as a popular wellness ingredient. The plant extract, often consumed as an oil under the tongue, is now the featured ingredient in high-end products including coconut oil, body lotion, […]
States that have approved medical cannabis laws saw a dramatic reduction in opioid use, according to a new study by researchers at the University of Georgia. In a paper published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association, Internal Medicine, researchers examined the number of all opioid prescriptions filled between 2010 and 2015 under […]
Laboratory tests don’t lie, and in this case, the results are revealing contaminated or mislabeled cannabis. Whether mislabeled or failing to meet safe consumption standards due to contaminates ranging from bacteria to pesticide, one in five cannabis samples failed to pass the laboratory testing stage, regardless of California’s new cannabis regulations being in effect since July 1. […]
For legal purposes, the majority of CBD oil products on the market today are being made from industrial hemp plants. There is a fairly significant difference (which we’ll talk about here shortly) between these plants and actual marijuana, with the latter actual being legal in all 50 U.S. states and the former (that is, marijuana) of course […]
Scientists now believe plant was commonplace on continent in prehistoric period The growth of wild cannabis was rife in Europe during the Stone Age, but the plant disappeared from the continent before the first farmers had a chance to cultivate it, according to new research. Scientists have previously struggled to determine where the plant grew, as its similarity to the […]
Cannabis has come a long way over the last few years. Slowly, surely, the negative stigma that once enshrouded the topic of marijuana is lifting. Nowadays, the green plant is much less commonly associated with the typical stoner stereotype and instead, it is gaining global attention for its abundance of medical qualities. From treating chronic […]