You Can’t Knock Me Out! Cannabis Users Need Twice the Anesthesia To Go Under Before Surgery

Cannabis Users Now Require Twice the Anesthesia To Get Knocked Out If You’re A Cannabis User And Have Upcoming Surgery, Read This There’s a lot of heated debate regarding the impact of cannabis on people who are undergoing surgery. This area is one of the least studies in the medical…

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Review: A good cast can’t save contrived marijuana flick “Gringo”

Published: Mar 9, 2018, 10:00 pm • Updated: Mar 9, 2018, 10:03 pm By Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press Film Writer The good news is David Oyelowo is a terrific comedic actor (who knew!). The bad news is that the vehicle for discovery, Nash Edgerton’s “Gringo,” is a contrived action-comedy that…

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Second judge agrees Denver can’t ban drug users from parks without hearing

Published: Oct 27, 2017, 10:25 am • Updated: Oct 27, 2017, 10:25 am By Tom McGhee, The Denver Post A second judge ruled this week that the Denver Parks and Recreation’s temporary ban of drug users from parks violates the right to due process. District Court Judge William D. Robbins…

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New CBD Research Leaves One Question In Mind: What CAN’T It Cure?

New CBD Research Leaves One Question In Mind: What CAN’T It Cure?  The International Cannabinoid Research Society (ICRS) culminated its 27th annual gathering, well-attended by over 400 scientists from 25 countries. The symposium, which was held in Montreal, revealed even more groundbreaking research about CBD, which continues to take the…

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DEA likely to get “a lot more aggressive” if California can’t shut down black market

Published: Oct 3, 2017, 8:09 am • Updated: Oct 3, 2017, 8:23 am By Patrick McGreevy, Los Angeles Times SACRAMENTO — California produced at least 13.5 million pounds of marijuana last year — five times more than the 2.5 million pounds it consumed. Where did all that extra pot go?…

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Massachusetts’ top court says workers can’t be fired for using medical marijuana

Published: Jul 17, 2017, 4:47 pm • Updated: Jul 17, 2017, 7:02 pm By The Associated Press BOSTON — Massachusetts’ highest court has ruled that a woman who says she was fired for using marijuana legally obtained to treat Crohn’s Disease can sue her former employer. The state Supreme Judicial…

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