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Nevada Campaign Aims to Deter Moms from Using Marijuana During Pregnancy Health Medical 

Nevada Campaign Aims to Deter Moms from Using Marijuana During Pregnancy

In Nevada, state health officials are gearing up to launch a public information campaign to dissuade expectant mothers from using marijuana during pregnancy. Although not typically a common public health issue, a recent federal survey showed an increase in the number of expectant mothers using marijuana during pregnancy, due in part to the increase in states with recreational marijuana laws on the books. Read the full article

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5 Creative And Healthy Ways To Receive The Benefits Of Cannabis Health News 

5 Creative And Healthy Ways To Receive The Benefits Of Cannabis

Lungs are so very important to health. Deep inhales and vigorous exhales performed with intent, fill you with life giving air and oxygen while releasing tension and metabolic waste. This provides focus, energy, and even relaxation and sleep. There’s little substitution for our precious lungs, so it’s important to care for them when seeking the therapeutic benefits of cannabis. While many people choose to smoke traditional joints, blunts, and pre-rolls, these five alternative methods offer creative and healthy ways to receive the benefits of cannabis. All of these items can…

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New Study: Δ9-THCA Has Potent Neuroprotective Properties Health Medical 

New Study: Δ9-THCA Has Potent Neuroprotective Properties

THCA (Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol), the most abundant non-psychoactive cannabinoid found in marijuana, has demonstrated its potent neuroprotective ability in a recent study. Published in the British Journal of Pharmacology, the Spanish study conducted at Instituto Maimónides de Investigación Biomédica de Córdoba (IMIBIC), in Córdoba, Spain, found Δ9-THCA is a worthy treatment option for those suffering from debilitating neurodegenerative diseases. Read the full article

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Patients Find Freedom From Fibromyalgia Pain With Cannabis Health Medical 

Patients Find Freedom From Fibromyalgia Pain With Cannabis

When I first met Vicki, I connected with her right away. Comfortable in her own skin, I knew that if it weren’t for our professional relationship, we might have been friends. She was struggling when I met her, taking several medications and strapped financially as she had no decent health insurance to cover her pre-existing conditions after being laid off. Despite her serious medical conditions, she was very positive with a great attitude. As a business development consultant and one of the few women in an industry dominated by men,…

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Start Your Day With Pot-Infused, Chocolate-Covered Coffee Beans Edibles & Infused Products Health 

Start Your Day With Pot-Infused, Chocolate-Covered Coffee Beans

It takes some planning to combine your morning coffee break and a wake-and-bake, two rituals widely practiced throughout the country that can produce widely opposite results. The folks at 1906, a cannabis-infused chocolatier based in Boulder, are ready to help you out with a new twist: consuming your cannabis and your coffee at the same time. Read the full article

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Nurses and healthcare professionals are learning more about how marijuana works as a medicine through the ACNA. Health Medical 

Nurses and healthcare professionals are learning more about how marijuana works as a medicine through the ACNA.

While not yet available at the corner drugstore, medical cannabis has definitely become a part of mainstream culture in the U.S. Everyone, it seems, knows about the plant’s medical uses and most of the population supports medical access. At this point, so many states have decriminalized to some degree that it’s easier to just list the states that don’t have some kind of a medical cannabis law — North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Indiana, West Virginia, Texas and Idaho — than it is to list all of the states…

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