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June 7, 2017
by Staff Writer
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Medical Marijuana Laws Are Giving ‘Pot” A New Image

Medical marijuana laws in recent years have given marijuana use a new image, an image that is more acceptable in society. The legalization of marijuana seems to have started a process of normalization, as more and more people are trying … Continue reading

January 4, 2017
by Lets-Do-It
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Should Science ‘Guide’ New US Marijuana Laws?

Information is courtesy of the National Institute on Drug Abuse As Some States Implement New Marijuana Laws, Science Should Guide Public Health Policy December 08, 2016 “After the election on November 8, marijuana is now or will soon be legal … Continue reading

August 12, 2016
by Staff Writer
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DEA: “Marijuana Has No Medical Value, Will remain a Schedule 1 Substance with Heroin”

The DEA announced its long-awaited final decision on the legal state of medical marijuana, claiming: marijuana is of no medical use, and will remain as a schedule 1 drug next to LSD and Heroin. This of course, disappointed (and infuriated) … Continue reading

December 16, 2015
by Staff Writer
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Marijuana Psychosis In “Susceptible” People

Modern drug research is constantly looking into how marijuana and psychosis are linked. What is the nature of their interaction? Scientists now know that some people are more predisposed to developing psychosis than others, which is more often genetically determined. … Continue reading

December 15, 2015
by Staff Writer
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Is Cannabis Use Linked To Psychosis?

Psychosis is a mental disorder where an individual’s thought and emotion processes are severely impaired, causing the individual to lose contact with reality. With cannabis, only a very small percentage of people who smoke cannabis become psychotic as a result … Continue reading

December 14, 2015
by Staff Writer
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Difference Between Weed and Hashish

Although both hashish and weed come from the common drug cannabis sativa, there are some notable differences between them.  Weed consist of the dried flower tops of the cannabis plant, but when resin made up of “stalked resin glands” is … Continue reading

October 29, 2015
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NIDA Science Spotlight – “Cannabis Effects on Driving Performance”

The National Institute on Drug Abuse conducted a study that showed how marijuana can affect one’s driving, and whether or not it can cause serious danger for those behind the wheel, as well as civilians not on the road. Realistically … Continue reading

August 24, 2015
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Warning Signs of Addiction For Different Kinds of Drugs

Any time a person begins to abuse a drug, or is starting to suffer from a drug addiction, there are “warning signs” that often give clues as to what kind of drug is being abused. These clues are useful for … Continue reading

June 19, 2015
by Lets-Do-It
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America’s Top 10 “Addicted States”

Ever wondered what states have the highest rates of addiction? Since the US started experiencing the infamous drug abuse epidemic of the past few decades, especially with the rise of heroin and prescription drug abuse, many cities and communities have witnessed … Continue reading

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