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MARIJUANA FOR THE MASSES
March 11, 2019|Archive 2 | 9 Min Read

Why did cannabis become so popular in the 1960s? And why is it even more popular today? BY MARTIN A. LEE ON JUNE 27, 2017 Highlights:  Traumatic violence and the threat of […]

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CBD AND PARKINSON’S DISEASE
March 11, 2019|Archive 2 | 19 Min Read

The endocannabinoid system and digestive imbalance play major roles in Parkinson’s disease. Research on CBD, THC, and THCV has demonstrated that cannabis medicine may help to manage PD symptoms. BY NISHI […]

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ICRS 2017: REPORT FROM MONTREAL
March 11, 2019|Archive 2 | 10 Min Read

New findings highlight CBD’s therapeutic potential for cancer, epilepsy, Alzheimer’s, high blood pressure, and other disorders. BY MARTIN A. LEE ON JULY 24, 2017 Highlights:  The annual International Cannabinoid Research Society conference […]

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CBD FOR FIBROMYALGIA & OPIOID WITHDRAWAL [TESTIMONIAL]
March 11, 2019|Archive 2 | 4 Min Read

A patient testimonial from a 72-year-old Oregon resident who has been weaning herself off opioids with the help of CBD-rich cannabis. BY PROJECT CBD ON AUGUST 01, 2017 Highlights:  After a decade […]

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MARIJUANA FOR “ANXIETY-TENSION” [BOOK EXCERPT]
March 11, 2019|Archive 2 | 3 Min Read

How the plant’s biphasic qualities allows users to equilibrate the nervous system. BY MARTIN A. LEE ON AUGUST 26, 2017 An excerpt from Smoke Signals: A Social History of Marijuana – Medical, Recreational […]

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CANNABIS USE DURING PREGNANCY: IS IT SAFE?
March 11, 2019|Archive 2 | 26 Min Read

Dr. Stacey Kerr discusses the controversial topic of cannabis use during pregnancy and gives highlights from her clinical experience with expecting mothers. What do we know about marijuana’s effects on […]

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CANNABIS PHARMACOLOGY: THE USUAL SUSPECTS AND A FEW PROMISING LEADS
March 11, 2019|Archive 2 | 2 Min Read

Dr. Ethan Russo and Jahan Marcu PhD give an extensive summary of cannabis terpenes, minor cannabinoids, and flavonoids. BY JAHAN MARCU ON SEPTEMBER 12, 2017 Published in full in Advances in Pharmacology. Abstract: The […]

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STATEMENT ON CANNABIDIOL FOR THE FDA
March 11, 2019|Archive 2 | 10 Min Read

Project CBD responds to the Food and Drug Administration’s call for statements on the use of CBD. BY PROJECT CBD ON SEPTEMBER 13, 2017 The legal and regulatory status of cannabidiol (CBD), […]

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VICKI & AUBRIE HILL AND INTRACTABLE EPILEPSY [TESTIMONIAL]
March 11, 2019|Archive 2 | 9 Min Read

The story of Aubrie Hill and her mom who moved to California to get reliable access to cannabis oil to treat her intractable epilepsy — with positive results. A patient […]

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ALICE O’LEARY RANDALL: THE COURT CASE THAT LAUNCHED THE MEDICAL CANNABIS MOVEMENT
March 11, 2019|Archive 2 | 14 Min Read

Cannabis Conversations with medical cannabis pioneer Alice O’Leary Randall on the momentous court case that launched the medical marijuana movement. BY CANNABIS CONVERSATIONS ON OCTOBER 02, 2017 TRANSCRIPT Project CBD: Welcome to another edition […]

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