Cannabis, Lithium, and How Bipolar People are Finally Getting Some Sleep

Cannabis, Lithium, and How Bipolar People are Finally Getting Some Sleep Cannabis is the most commonly used drug by individuals with bipolar disorder. Science provides no direct answer for this, although it is of note that people with bipolar disorder are more likely to use cannabis than schizophrenics, and the general public.  …

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First Australian Territory Finally Legalizes Recreational Cannabis

First Australian Finally Legalizes Recreational Cannabis Canberra, the capital of Australia, has finally become the first territory of the country to legalize cannabis for recreational use. On Wednesday, the Australian Capital Territory Legislative Assembly voted to legalize adult possession of cannabis. Adults can legally possess up to 50 grams of…

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US Government Finally Approves Enough Weed to Make 5 Million Joints for Research

US Government Finally Approves Enough Weed to Make 5 Million Joints for Research It’s been a long time coming. The government has just approved the cultivation of the biggest crop of cannabis for research purposes, as a response to the need for cannabis plants with varying levels of CBD and…

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Will Legal Cannabis Finally Kill the Canadian Weed Black Market?

More Canadians Turning To Legal Weed, And Effectively Killing The Black Market Slowly But Surely Stress is everywhere these days, but thankfully people have cannabis to turn to. In Canada, a new study entitled “The Future of Cannabis in Canada” by Insights West for Resonance Consultancy and the Valens GroWorks…

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Florida Finally Allows You To Actually Smoke Cannabis Flower

Florida Finally Legalizing Smoked Cannabis The Sunshine State Finally Loosens Up Its Ridiculous Cannabis Laws It isn’t always sunshine in the Sunshine State, especially if you’re a medicinal cannabis patient, or a patient in dire need of cannabis medicine. In 2016, Florida voters gave the green light on a constitutional…

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After 80-Year Prohibition, US Senate Finally Legalizes Hemp

After 80-Year Prohibition, US Senate Finally Legalizes Hemp The US Senate has just passed a bill that would legalize hemp as an agricultural commodity, according to reports from the United Press International (UPI). The measure is part of the Farm Bill, supported by Mitch McConnell, Senate Republican leader. “I have…

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Maryland patients’ long wait finally over as MMJ dispensaries open for business

Published: Dec 1, 2017, 3:33 pm • Updated: Dec 1, 2017, 7:28 pm By Brian Witte, The Associated Press ROCKVILLE, Md. — Maryland began the sale of medical marijuana to residents in pain on Friday, ending years of delays by embarking on a program that features some of the most…

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Much-contested bill on Massachusetts marijuana regs finally OK’d by legislature

Published: Jul 19, 2017, 5:05 pm • Updated: Jul 19, 2017, 5:53 pm By Bob Salsberg, The Associated Press BOSTON — Massachusetts lawmakers signed off Wednesday on a compromise bill that makes changes to the voter-approved law that legalized adult use of recreational marijuana and expressed confidence the revamped measure…

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This state finally has a medical marijuana dispensary — but shelves are empty

Published: Jul 6, 2017, 2:09 pm • Updated: Jul 6, 2017, 2:09 pm By The Associated Press BALTIMORE — Maryland regulators have allowed the state’s first medical marijuana dispensary to open its doors immediately even though the drug will not be available for months. The Baltimore Sun reports the Maryland…

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