The new study, published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, found that broken bones healed faster and stronger when the patient received the non-psychoactive compound cannabidiol, or CBD. "We found that CBD alone makes bones stronger during healing, enhancing the maturation of the collagenous matrix.
Tucked deep inside the 1,603-page federal spending measure is a provision that effectively ends the federal government's prohibition on medical marijuana and signals a major shift in drug policy.
This study provide further support for the potential of cannabinoids in reducing damage caused by autoimmune/inflammatory diseases like multiple sclerosis. More uniquely, however, they show that cannabinoids may produce beneficial biological effects even when only applied to the skin, as opposed to typical internal administration (e.g. edibles, vaping, smoking).
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An estimated 10,000 people attended an epic marijuana festival in Wine Country over the weekend, as the 11th annual Emerald Cup celebrated the Golden State’s rich medical cannabis culture and booming industry.
Northsight Capital and Tumbleweed Holdings Form a Joint Venture Company to Build, Expand and Promote Northsight’s Media Platform
Northsight Capital, Inc. (OTC Pink: NCAP) and Tumbleweed Holdings, Inc. (OTC Pink: DCDC) announced today the formation of a partnership whereby Tumbleweed will fund a joint venture company to initially build out Northsight’s JointLovers.com website, a social meeting and dating site. This will be the first project funded by the joint venture.
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Derek Peterson may soon become the first CEO of a public company that cultivates, distributes and sells marijuana.
Former Super Bowl champion and Chicago Bears quarterback Jim McMahon says an unfairly demonized drug helped him recover from the pain of his football career: medical marijuana. Medical Marijuana helped McMahon get off narcotic pain pills.
Native American tribes are allowed to grow and sell marijuana on their lands as long as they follow the same laws laid out for states that have legalized the drug, the U.S. Justice Department said Thursday.
Floridians will decide this November whether to allow medical marijuana in the state. On Wednesday, a constitutional amendment to legalize the drug gained enough signed petitions to qualify for the ballot next November. If passed, the amendment would allow doctors to prescribe marijuana for people with “debilitating conditions” such as cancer, HIV/AIDS, epilepsy or multiple sclerosis.
Scientists have been trying to understand cannabis for years, and now, they are actually mapping the plant’s DNA.
Colorado's marijuana businesses have a cash flow problem: Too much cash is flowing in and they've nowhere to put it.
A Washington state House bill would create a pilot program for a legal marijuana home-delivery service in Seattle. The pilot program would allow five existing licensed recreational marijuana stores in Seattle to offer delivery services to Washington state residents over the age of 21.
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DENVER (MarketWatch) — The scene could be any classroom in any institute of higher learning: A lecturer goes into great detail about a complex topic. Students, in turn, scribble notes and wonder quietly what information they might need to retain for the final exam.
Marijuana-loving couples in Colorado now have the option of having their own cannabis-focused weddings that can even include a 'budtender' who doles out pot to guests. On Sunday, numerous brides and grooms headed to Denver's Point Gallery for the world's first Cannabis Wedding Expo where vendors offered couples weed-inspired options for food, drinks, gifts, flowers, and even photography.
The final legislation is expected to drop in 2018, but it isn’t impossible to get an early feeling of how they’ll shake out.
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