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November 05, 2018
How Cannabis Treats Breast CancerHow Cannabis Treats Breast CancerHow Cannabis Treats Breast Cancer
The Susan G. Komen Foundation remains the go-to resource for all things about breast cancer. Perhaps surprisingly, they make several unequivocal remarks about cannabis. They acknowledge that it is a rec ...
The Susan G. Komen Foundation remains the go-to resource for all things about breast cancer. Perhaps surprisingly, they make several unequivocal remarks about cannabis. They acknowle ...
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October 29, 2018
How Cannabis Use Helps Spinal Cord Injury VictimsHow Cannabis Use Helps Spinal Cord Injury VictimsHow Cannabis Use Helps Spinal Cord Injury Victims
Victims of spinal cord injury (SCI) have self-medicated with cannabis for centuries. They may not have made the connection between cause and treatment. But, they were happy to be relieved of pain. Spina ...
Victims of spinal cord injury (SCI) have self-medicated with cannabis for centuries. They may not have made the connection between cause and treatment. But, they were happy to be reli ...
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October 24, 2018
Cannabis Treatment for Muscle SpasmsCannabis Treatment for Muscle SpasmsCannabis Treatment for Muscle Spasms
Seizures are neurological events. Spasms are muscular incidents. Sometimes, they are connected, but muscle spasms are generally associated with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, cardiac events, Cerebral Pal ...
Seizures are neurological events. Spasms are muscular incidents. Sometimes, they are connected, but muscle spasms are generally associated with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, cardiac ...
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October 22, 2018
A Complete list of Cannabis Health BenefitsA Complete list of Cannabis Health BenefitsA Complete list of Cannabis Health Benefits
There is no “complete list” of cannabis health benefits. Some states are listing as many as 40 health conditions worth treatment under medical marijuana legislation, but there is every sign ...
There is no “complete list” of cannabis health benefits. Some states are listing as many as 40 health conditions worth treatment under medical marijuana legislation, but ...
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October 15, 2018
Can Cannabis Treat Multiple Sclerosis?Can Cannabis Treat Multiple Sclerosis?Can Cannabis Treat Multiple Sclerosis?
As someone with several family members, I have some special interest in whether cannabis can treat Multiple Sclerosis (MS). And, I have learned directly from them what little is known about the condition ...
As someone with several family members, I have some special interest in whether cannabis can treat Multiple Sclerosis (MS). And, I have learned directly from them what little is known ...
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October 11, 2018
10 Cannabis Strains for Pre-Menstrual Syndrome (PMS/PMDD) Relief10 Cannabis Strains for Pre-Menstrual Syndrome (PMS/PMDD) Relief10 Cannabis Strains for Pre-Menstrual Syndrome (PMS/PMDD) Relief
For women awaiting a cure for Pre-Menstrual Syndrome (PMS), you won’t find it in cannabis. And, for women contemplating pregnancy, cannabis should not be their go-to solution for pain relief. But, ...
For women awaiting a cure for Pre-Menstrual Syndrome (PMS), you won’t find it in cannabis. And, for women contemplating pregnancy, cannabis should not be their go-to solution fo ...
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October 01, 2018
Cannabis and Hypertension: What We Know and What We Don’tCannabis and Hypertension: What We Know and What We Don’tCannabis and Hypertension: What We Know and What We Don’t
Cannabis isn’t likely to cause hypertension (high blood pressure). But, if you have a history of hypertension, you may want to understand the correlation between using cannabis and fluctuating bloo ...
Cannabis isn’t likely to cause hypertension (high blood pressure). But, if you have a history of hypertension, you may want to understand the correlation between using cannabis ...
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September 28, 2018
Cannabis and Mood Swings: A Caution About Self-MedicatingCannabis and Mood Swings: A Caution About Self-MedicatingCannabis and Mood Swings: A Caution About Self-Medicating
Good mood or bad, there’s much more to mood than you might think. Moods come and go, pick you up and let you down with such frequency and subtlety you don’t make much of them. But, they are e ...
Good mood or bad, there’s much more to mood than you might think. Moods come and go, pick you up and let you down with such frequency and subtlety you don’t make much of t ...
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September 24, 2018
Treating Nausea with Cannabis: The Downside and UpsideTreating Nausea with Cannabis: The Downside and UpsideTreating Nausea with Cannabis: The Downside and Upside
Cannabis can cause nausea, especially in first-time smokers. Yet, it is recommended for people who suffer from nausea. It’s worth looking into how you might reconcile this contradiction. The downs ...
Cannabis can cause nausea, especially in first-time smokers. Yet, it is recommended for people who suffer from nausea. It’s worth looking into how you might reconcile this contr ...
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September 19, 2018
Cannabis and Glaucoma: The Current UnderstandingCannabis and Glaucoma: The Current UnderstandingCannabis and Glaucoma: The Current Understanding
Glaucoma blinds millions around the world every year. Some 10% of those receiving professional care experience vision loss according to the GRF (Glaucoma Research Foundation). There is no cure, no clear ...
Glaucoma blinds millions around the world every year. Some 10% of those receiving professional care experience vision loss according to the GRF (Glaucoma Research Foundation). There i ...
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September 17, 2018
Study Say, Cannabis Help Fight DepressionStudy Say, Cannabis Help Fight DepressionStudy Say, Cannabis Help Fight Depression
Depression is a serious mental illness and mood disorder that can cause many problems to people who are affected by the disease. There are various different types of depression such as major depression, ...
Depression is a serious mental illness and mood disorder that can cause many problems to people who are affected by the disease. There are various different types of depression such a ...
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September 14, 2018
Cannabis and Alzheimer's Disease: Addressing Results of 4 Recent StudiesCannabis and Alzheimer's Disease: Addressing Results of 4 Recent St...Cannabis and Alzheimer's Disease: Addressing Results of 4 Recent Studies
Research on Alzheimer’s Disease has the momentum it deserves. Someone out there may be the first to defeat the devastating diagnosis. Studies reported in 2018 may hold that information. But, they ...
Research on Alzheimer’s Disease has the momentum it deserves. Someone out there may be the first to defeat the devastating diagnosis. Studies reported in 2018 may hold that inf ...
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September 11, 2018
Cannabis and Fatigue: 5 things to know, 5 ways treat, and 5 strains to tryCannabis and Fatigue: 5 things to know, 5 ways treat, and 5 strains...Cannabis and Fatigue: 5 things to know, 5 ways treat, and 5 strains to try
Any extreme exercise or activity will lead to fatigue. There’s the exhaustion that follows a day of skiing, flag ball, or pick-up basketball. You may suffer fatigue after a day of working in the he ...
Any extreme exercise or activity will lead to fatigue. There’s the exhaustion that follows a day of skiing, flag ball, or pick-up basketball. You may suffer fatigue after a day ...
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September 10, 2018
Cannabis and Epilepsy: How Cannabis and Its Derivatives Affect Involuntary SeizuresCannabis and Epilepsy: How Cannabis and Its Derivatives Affect Invo...Cannabis and Epilepsy: How Cannabis and Its Derivatives Affect Involuntary Seizures
There’s no hiding from epilepsy. It strikes people of all ages, races, and socioeconomic classes. Some 1% of Americans suffer epileptic incidents, that’s 2.2 to 3 million people in the U.S. a ...
There’s no hiding from epilepsy. It strikes people of all ages, races, and socioeconomic classes. Some 1% of Americans suffer epileptic incidents, that’s 2.2 to 3 million ...
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September 05, 2018
Cannabis and Asthma: 5 Asthma-Related PossibilitiesCannabis and Asthma: 5 Asthma-Related PossibilitiesCannabis and Asthma: 5 Asthma-Related Possibilities
Science has pursued no credible research on the cause and effect between cannabis and asthma. There is no substantive proof of a correlation between them. But, it’s way too early to board the canna ...
Science has pursued no credible research on the cause and effect between cannabis and asthma. There is no substantive proof of a correlation between them. But, it’s way too earl ...
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August 31, 2018
Can Smoking Cannabis Affect Male Fertility?Can Smoking Cannabis Affect Male Fertility?Can Smoking Cannabis Affect Male Fertility?
Words are my business. And, I have come across a new one: fecundability. It’s one of those absurd ways around saying something else. A recent study explored marijuana and the fecundability among me ...
Words are my business. And, I have come across a new one: fecundability. It’s one of those absurd ways around saying something else. A recent study explored marijuana and the fe ...
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August 30, 2018
Cannabis and Anxiety: Worst and Best ScenariosCannabis and Anxiety: Worst and Best ScenariosCannabis and Anxiety: Worst and Best Scenarios
Cannabis has anti-anxiolytic properties. Scientists understand the mechanism of action that makes cannabis work on anxiety. And, people have used cannabis to self-medicate their anxiety for centuries. So ...
Cannabis has anti-anxiolytic properties. Scientists understand the mechanism of action that makes cannabis work on anxiety. And, people have used cannabis to self-medicate their anxie ...
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August 29, 2018
5 Reasons Why Vaping Is Healthier Than Smoking Cannabis5 Reasons Why Vaping Is Healthier Than Smoking Cannabis5 Reasons Why Vaping Is Healthier Than Smoking Cannabis
Getting healthy and fit can be one of the most difficult but rewarding tasks you will undertake in life. However, by making changes to your daily routine and cutting out bad habits, you can improve your ...
Getting healthy and fit can be one of the most difficult but rewarding tasks you will undertake in life. However, by making changes to your daily routine and cutting out bad habits, y ...
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August 24, 2018
Study Says Cannabis Can Help Build Strong BonesStudy Says Cannabis Can Help Build Strong BonesStudy Says Cannabis Can Help Build Strong Bones
In 2015, the mainstream media and the cannabis advocacy media were fat with articles touting the results of a study at Tel Aviv University. The years since have not shaken the study’s conclusions, ...
In 2015, the mainstream media and the cannabis advocacy media were fat with articles touting the results of a study at Tel Aviv University. The years since have not shaken the study&r ...
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August 21, 2018
8 Reasons You Should Give up Painkillers in Favor of Medical Cannabis8 Reasons You Should Give up Painkillers in Favor of Medical Cannabis8 Reasons You Should Give up Painkillers in Favor of Medical Cannabis
Tylenol, Advil, and private label painkillers produce billions in revenue every year. But, over-the-counter painkillers are not the root of the decades-long epidemic of painkiller addiction and abuse. W ...
Tylenol, Advil, and private label painkillers produce billions in revenue every year. But, over-the-counter painkillers are not the root of the decades-long epidemic of painkiller add ...
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August 20, 2018
Cramps: How Cannabis Can Relieve the Pain of Muscle CrampsCramps: How Cannabis Can Relieve the Pain of Muscle CrampsCramps: How Cannabis Can Relieve the Pain of Muscle Cramps
Recently, I risked writing an Allbud.com article about cannabis and menstrual cramps. It’s not a field in which I have a first-person experience. But, I did my best to appear informed and empatheti ...
Recently, I risked writing an Allbud.com article about cannabis and menstrual cramps. It’s not a field in which I have a first-person experience. But, I did my best to appear in ...
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August 15, 2018
Cannabis and Inflammation: Everything You Need to KnowCannabis and Inflammation: Everything You Need to KnowCannabis and Inflammation: Everything You Need to Know
Citizens of the world have used cannabis to combat inflammation and the related pain for thousands of years. Users and non-users can win if they understand the connection between cannabis and inflammatio ...
Citizens of the world have used cannabis to combat inflammation and the related pain for thousands of years. Users and non-users can win if they understand the connection between cann ...
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August 09, 2018
Arthritis, Cannabis, and What You Need to KnowArthritis, Cannabis, and What You Need to KnowArthritis, Cannabis, and What You Need to Know
Arthritis presents a real problem. Clinicians classify it as “an auto-immune disease” which, in my book, means they don’t know what it is or what to do about it. Look arthritis up, and ...
Arthritis presents a real problem. Clinicians classify it as “an auto-immune disease” which, in my book, means they don’t know what it is or what to do about it. Loo ...
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August 03, 2018
Treating Bipolar Disorder with CannabisTreating Bipolar Disorder with CannabisTreating Bipolar Disorder with Cannabis
Bipolar Disorder is more common than the media presents or notices. The National Comorbidity Survey Replication estimates 4.4 percent of U.S. adults experience bipolar disorder at one time or another in ...
Bipolar Disorder is more common than the media presents or notices. The National Comorbidity Survey Replication estimates 4.4 percent of U.S. adults experience bipolar disorder at one ...
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July 31, 2018
Cannabis and Crohn’s Disease: What You Need to KnowCannabis and Crohn’s Disease: What You Need to KnowCannabis and Crohn’s Disease: What You Need to Know
There’s a blog titled “medical marijuana defeats Crohn’s Disease” (SFGate). That’s a dangerous and misleading claim. It’s our contention that cannabis can relieve the ...
There’s a blog titled “medical marijuana defeats Crohn’s Disease” (SFGate). That’s a dangerous and misleading claim. It’s our contention that canna ...
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July 29, 2018
Appetite Loss: 4 Ways Cannabis Has HelpedAppetite Loss: 4 Ways Cannabis Has HelpedAppetite Loss: 4 Ways Cannabis Has Helped
A sudden loss of appetite is nothing to fool with. You need a checkup to determine if the change is due to infection or disease. Livestrong warns that pneumonia, hepatitis, HIV/AIDS, influenza, and kidn ...
A sudden loss of appetite is nothing to fool with. You need a checkup to determine if the change is due to infection or disease. Livestrong warns that pneumonia, hepatitis, HIV/AIDS, ...
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July 23, 2018
Cannabis and Depression: 9 Things You Need to KnowCannabis and Depression: 9 Things You Need to KnowCannabis and Depression: 9 Things You Need to Know
This is no subject for teenagers. Regular cannabis use can affect developing brains more acutely than adult ones. There is a strong correlation between teen use and later development of cannabis use diso ...
This is no subject for teenagers. Regular cannabis use can affect developing brains more acutely than adult ones. There is a strong correlation between teen use and later development ...
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July 21, 2018
Treating Gastrointestinal Disorder with CannabisTreating Gastrointestinal Disorder with CannabisTreating Gastrointestinal Disorder with Cannabis
Farts could be a sign of a problem. Digestion creates gases that must go somewhere. And, the average person passes gas 10-15 times a day. That’s normal and sometimes aggravated by certain foods. B ...
Farts could be a sign of a problem. Digestion creates gases that must go somewhere. And, the average person passes gas 10-15 times a day. That’s normal and sometimes aggravated ...
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July 06, 2018
What Qualifies Cannabis to be a Medicine?What Qualifies Cannabis to be a Medicine?What Qualifies Cannabis to be a Medicine?
Cannabis produces positive effects in people suffering from scores of diagnosed medical problems. You’d think that the proven results were good enough to justify treating cannabis as a medicin ...
Cannabis produces positive effects in people suffering from scores of diagnosed medical problems. You’d think that the proven results were good enough to justify treating c ...
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June 11, 2018
Does Cannabis Offer Better Pain Relief Than Aspirin?Does Cannabis Offer Better Pain Relief Than Aspirin?Does Cannabis Offer Better Pain Relief Than Aspirin?
Aspirin has been around a long time. Not nearly so long as cannabis, but people have been treating with aspirin since the middle of the 19th-century. Aspirin or acetylsalicylic acid (ASA) is derived fro ...
Aspirin has been around a long time. Not nearly so long as cannabis, but people have been treating with aspirin since the middle of the 19th-century. Aspirin or acetylsalicylic acid ...
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