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on June 14, 2018 in World News

Another success story? Joanne Crowther Treats Her Lymphoma With Cannabis Oil

Joanne Crowther was diagnosed with large-B vascular lymphoma in 2011. When chemotherapy and hospital treatment failed, she was referred to palliative care in renal failure in 2014. “When they sent me home to die, my liver was less than 30 per cent, which they say once it hits 30 per cent it will never heal. It’s now 100 per cent.” said Joanne. Six weeks after she started taking concentrated marijuana oil capsules, she went into remission which her oncologist calls miraculous!   https://cannabisnewsworld.com/2018/06/13/another-success-story-joanne-crowther-treats-her-lymphoma-with-cannabis-oil/

Joanne Crowther was diagnosed with large-B vascular lymphoma in 2011. When chemotherapy and hospital treatment failed, she was referred to palliative care in renal failure in 2014. “When they sent me home to die, my liver was less than...

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on June 14, 2018 in Featured World News

UN Drug committee finds cannabis an effective, ‘relatively safe drug’

Submitted by Marijuana News The World Health Organization met in Geneva, Switzerland, last week to review the agency’s first-ever review of the health and safety of cannabis. It’s an early step as the global health agency, an office of the United Nations, prepares to issue a recommendation to the UN on the “need for and level of international control” over the plant, which is broadly prohibited under international drug treaties. The top-level takeaway: Cannabis, the report found, is a “relatively safe drug” that millions of people are already using to help manage a wide range of medical conditions. As...

Submitted by Marijuana News The World Health Organization met in Geneva, Switzerland, last week to review the agency’s first-ever review of the health and safety of cannabis. It’s an early step as the global health agency, an office of...

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on June 7, 2018 in World News

The Psychedelic Phantasmagoria Shows of the 18th century!

By Chris Bennett CANNABIS CULTURE – Although little known, in the 18th century certain magicians would utilize drugs in combination with smoke and mirror illusions to convince audiences they had witnessed talking and moving ghosts and apparitions!  While researching Liber 420: Cannabis Magickal Herbs and the Occult,  one of the things I was most fascinated to learn about was the drug infused phantasmagoria shows of the 18th century, hosted by the controversial masonic figure Johan Schröpfer and others. 1420 illustration Giovanni Fontanna “magic lantern” Interest in necromancy, and magic in general, went slightly more mainstream in the 18th century....

By Chris Bennett CANNABIS CULTURE – Although little known, in the 18th century certain magicians would utilize drugs in combination with smoke and mirror illusions to convince audiences they had witnessed talking and moving ghosts and apparitions!  While researching...

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on June 7, 2018 in World News

Now marijuana growers are betting on drinkable cannabis

Submitted by Marijuana News Forget the ol’ puff, puff, pass. Marijuana producers are betting an increasing number of people would rather pour a drink infused with pot. The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. plans to develop a product-testing and manufacturing center to explore using cannabis in everything from iced teas, juices and sports drinks, the company said Wednesday in a statement. That’s just the latest move by pot producers to get a footing in beverages. While Canada has yet to pass the legislation that will make some forms of recreational pot legal this year — including dried bud for smoking —...

Submitted by Marijuana News Forget the ol’ puff, puff, pass. Marijuana producers are betting an increasing number of people would rather pour a drink infused with pot. The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. plans to develop a product-testing and manufacturing...

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on June 7, 2018 in World News

World Health Organization reviews international cannabis laws

Submitted by Marijuana News A WHO committee released a pre-review of their research on the medical benefits and safety of marijuana, including several positive findings that may help usher in a new era of global cannabis reform. As a steadily growing number of countries and U.S. states pass legalize medical and recreational cannabis use, the United Nations has decided to take a fresh look at international drug laws, which currently prohibit cannabis in any form. This week, a World Health Organization (WHO) committee released a pre-review of their research on the plant, which includes several positive findings that may help...

Submitted by Marijuana News A WHO committee released a pre-review of their research on the medical benefits and safety of marijuana, including several positive findings that may help usher in a new era of global cannabis reform. As a...

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on May 24, 2018 in Featured World News

Two Doses of Cannabis Compound CBD Reduce Seizures by 40% Among Patients with Severe Form of Epilepsy

New research into cannabidiol (CBD) has highlighted the considerable health benefits that even occasional doses of the cannabis compound can offer to people who suffer from a severe form of epilepsy. Researchers investigated the use of CBD, when combined with regular epilepsy medication, for treating seizures among patients with Lennox–Gastaut syndrome. Lennox-Gastaut syndrome is a severe form of epilepsy which primarily affects young children and most commonly results in “drop seizures” – during which the patient will fall suddenly to the ground and lose all muscle tone, thereby going limp. In the study, first published on May 17 by...

New research into cannabidiol (CBD) has highlighted the considerable health benefits that even occasional doses of the cannabis compound can offer to people who suffer from a severe form of epilepsy. Researchers investigated the use of CBD, when combined...

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on May 24, 2018 in Featured World News

CBD Massages Will Bring You To Your Maximum Relaxation Level

Move over, regular massages. Many spas are now starting to offer CBD massages, following the recent boom in popularity of the cannabis compound, and yes, they will bring you to your maximum level of chill. CBD, aka cannabidiol, is a compound derived from the hemp plant that you’ve probably seen everywhere in the last few months. CBD has become a super popular addition to many common products — including your fave beauty essentials like lip balm or mascara, brownies (naturally), and even vape pens. Unlike THC, another active compound in cannabis, CBD is non-psychoactive, and studies have concluded that it may have a range of health...

Move over, regular massages. Many spas are now starting to offer CBD massages, following the recent boom in popularity of the cannabis compound, and yes, they will bring you to your maximum level of chill. CBD, aka cannabidiol, is...

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on May 18, 2018 in World News

Infused Chimichangas Inspired by Deadpool

by David Edmundson Cannabis-Infused Flour Tortillas Ingredients 4 tablespoons cannabutter 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup hot water 1/2 teaspoon salt Vegetable oil for deep frying     Heat vegetable oil in a sauté pan with enough oil to completely cover the bottom of the pan.     Combine cannabis butter and flour with either a food processor or just good old-fashioned pent up rage. Then add salt and hot water into the mixture, mixing until well combined.     Next, knead the dough into a ball. Scoop out a golf ball-sized hunk of the dough and lay it on a flat surface that...

by David Edmundson Cannabis-Infused Flour Tortillas Ingredients 4 tablespoons cannabutter 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup hot water 1/2 teaspoon salt Vegetable oil for deep frying     Heat vegetable oil in a sauté pan with enough oil to completely...

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on May 18, 2018 in Featured World News

Marijuana by the numbers

Submitted by Marijuana News When we look at the available data, it becomes increasingly clear that marijuana policy needs a serious reform. Examining cannabis through the available data gives us certainty. Numbers are precise. Statistics settle arguments and help place issues into context. So we’re taking a closer look at cannabis data in terms of arrests, use, cultivation, availability and consumption to find out what the numbers tell us about marijuana in the United States. According to the annual National Drug Threat Assessment (NDTA), which is put together by federal law enforcement, “Marijuana is the most widely available and...

Submitted by Marijuana News When we look at the available data, it becomes increasingly clear that marijuana policy needs a serious reform. Examining cannabis through the available data gives us certainty. Numbers are precise. Statistics settle arguments and help...

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