RESEARCHERS ARE ATTEMPTING TO DEVELOP A THC DETECTOR

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry PULLMAN, Wash. — Recreational marijuana was legalized in Washington state four years ago and lawmakers and law enforcement are still in search for the best ways to detect and deter drivers under the influence of the drug. Marijuana DUI enforcement is tricky because chemically, THC is much different …

THE HEALTHY WAY TO SMOKE CANNABIS

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry 1 Are there healthy and unhealthy ways to enjoy cannabis?   Let’s face it: if you want to keep your lungs healthy, smoke is bad. Yet, when it comes to the effect of cannabis on your lungs, that simple fact comes with a huge and complicated “BUT…” The number …

CANNABIS LEGALIZATION UPDATE FOR TEXAS

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry The Loan Star State is taking its time with cannabis legalization & decriminalization.  Marijuana activists – still reeling from a bitter defeat in May — are now looking ahead to the 2018 midterm elections, as well as the start of a new legislative session in 2019, as the …

HOW TO PASS A CANNABIS DRUG TEST

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry Drug test screenings typically involve testing your urine for metabolites. Now what are metabolites? I’m so glad you asked. Metabolites are a side effect of a substance after its already been processed by your body. In this case, the guys in the white coats are going to be looking …

CANNABIS VS XANAX

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry If you have ever dealt with anxiety, then you have probably looked at taking Alprazolam, also know as Xanax. The most frequently prescribed benzodiazepine in the US, it is more than popular. It is an epidemic. Over 49 million prescriptions were written in 2011 alone. Used for panic …

LEGAL CANNABIS HASN’T INCREASED FATAL AUTO ACCIDENTS

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry “One of the arguments being made when they were legalizing cannabis in Colorado & Washington state was, ‘We’re going to create a whole population of drugged drivers, and they’re going to crash their cars and die,” said Dr. Jayson Aydelotte, a trauma surgeon at Dell Seton Medical Center …

CANNABIDIOL AND THE CB1 RECEPTOR

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry Understanding how cannabidiol (CBD) exerts its myriad effects on human physiology is a work in progress. Thus far, scientists have identified more than 60 different molecular pathways through which CBD operates. It is known, for example, that CBD acts through multiple receptor-independent channels and it also binds to …

ATTORNEY IS GETTING READY TO FIGHT FLORIDA FOR NOT ALLOWING THE SMOKING OF MEDICAL CANNABIS

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Legislature’s passage of a bill to enact the state’s constitutional amendment expanding the use of medical marijuana has ended one chapter in the battle over setting up regulations for the nascent industry. But pro-cannabis supporters say it doesn’t go far enough. Once …

PTSD AND CANNABIS

Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry   There is overwhelming evidence that PTSD and cannabis go hand-in-hand. But while most studies point out the prevalence of cannabis abuse among PTSD patients, a minority of emerging research is looking at the question in reverse: could cannabis be effectively treating PTSD? Living with PTSD PTSD, or …