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Cannabis Poisoning: Was Marijuana The Cause of Death of Gemma Moss

A young mother of three died after she was poisoned by the cannabis she smoked to help her get to sleep. Gemma Moss, 31, was killed by the level of the drug in her blood, an inquest heard.The regular churchgoer, who was found dead in her bedroom, is thought to be the first woman in Britain known to have died directly from cannabis poisoning.  693 more words


Cannabis - A Very Brief Introduction

This post is a general introduction to cannabis. What exactly it is, where it comes from, and how it works in the body when consumed. I’m also going to briefly address some of the common myths/arguments that often crop up when cannabis is talked about; like whether it causes psychosis, or whether it’s addictive or not. 1,070 more words


Medical Cannabis: The Simple Facts of a Medicine Used for 10,000 Years by Humans!

Medical cannabis (or medical marijuana) refers to the use of cannabis and its constituent, cannabinoids, such as tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD), as medical therapy to treat disease or alleviate symptoms. 787 more words

Medical Marijuana

13 JAN 2014 Video Health Research Report


Pregnenolone shown to inhibit cannabis intoxication
* 03 JAN 2014  Published in Science
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Bhang Lassi: A Time Warp

Bhang lassi. Or Power-lassi. Or Bang-drink. Or, as it is known in Pushkari lingo, Special-lassi. A phrase that would have meant a well made lassi in any other part of India, but not in Pushkar. 1,137 more words


How Marijuana Helps Relieve Stress and Anxiety

Many find marijuana useful for dealing with stress and anxiety, and research points to its effect on the brain as the explanation.

Published last month in Trends in Pharmacological Sciences, a team of experts from the… 295 more words


A non-smoker supports legalization of marijuana

I am not a smoker myself, but do have, and have had many friends who were or are smokers. I have had a look at the history of the prohibition of Marijuana and am astonished by some of the information that I had found. 440 more words