Military veterans may soon find out just how effectively cannabis can treat symptoms of post-traumatic stress. The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has given approval to study the effects of medical marijuana on post-traumatic stress disorder, marking the first U.S. study on PTSD that will use actual raw cannabis in its clinical trial, reports the Denver […]

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This simple stew is both inexpensive and vegan. The peanut butter leaves a very mild flavour and the creamiest of textures. Unlike many of the dishes that I have adapted from Madhur Jaffrey’s canonical World Vegetarian, it doesn’t even require a special trip to the spice store! I have a really hard time not overcooking […]

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(Photo credit: @myccnm/Twitter) Findings show cannabis inhibits osteoarthritis-related cartilage breakdown. A study published recently in the US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health shows that synthetic cannabinoid treatment reduces osteoarthritis-related cartilage breakdown, as reported by The Weed Blog. The findings align with years of anecdotal evidence suggesting cannabis may fight osteoarthritis-related cartilage breakdown […]

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By John Ingold, The Denver Post Military veterans across the country will learn whether marijuana can treat post-traumatic stress disorder effectively after a Colorado-funded study received groundbreaking approval from the federal government this week. The go-ahead from the Drug Enforcement Administration is the first time that the agency has given permission to use raw marijuana […]

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Smoking pot just got somewhat of a green light from federal regulators, and weed-smokers are over the moon about the latest news. According to a Fortune report, the United States Drug Enforcement Administration (or DEA) approved the smoking of marijuana in bona fide medical research settings. It’s the first time the agency has given the […]

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Disclaimer: Under Colorado law, the use of marijuana is restricted to those aged 21 and older or those with a valid medical marijuana license. Colorado State University does not allow the possession or consumption of marijuana, recreational or medical, anywhere on campus. The Collegian does not condone underage consumption of marijuana. The Collegian Green Report […]

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Hillary Clinton said at a town hall meeting that “you can’t do any research about” marijuana because it’s a Schedule I drug. That’s false. Schedule I classification makes it difficult to conduct research on a substance, but not impossible. At the event, which aired April 21 on ABC’s “Good Morning America,” a voter asked the […]

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Heavy marijuana use in the late teen years puts men at a higher risk for death by age 60, a new long-term study suggests. Swedish researchers analyzed the records of more than 45,000 men beginning in 1969 and 1970. The scientists from the Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm reported that 4,000 died during the 42-year follow-up […]

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What are the best plants for extracting and making high quality CBD-rich oil? Cannabis grown for use as a drug, or cannabis grown for industrial hemp? Or does it even matter? When we use the word “cannabis,” we’re usually thinking of consumer and medical grade cannabis with high cannabinoid content and free from pesticides and other […]

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Marijuana plants grow at a medical marijuana dispensary.(Photo: David McNew/Getty Images) The Drug Enforcement Agency has given its blessing to a study on the effect of medical marijuana on post-traumatic stress disorder, the first randomized, controlled research in the U.S. for PTSD that will use the actual plant instead of oils or synthesized cannabis. According to the research’s nonprofit […]

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