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on June 14, 2017 in Cannabis News United States

9 Health Benefits Of Hemp Oil That You Should Know

by The Z Living Editor So What Exactly Makes Hemp Oil Healthy? 1 of 10 Hemp seeds are rich in protein, polyunsaturated fatty acids, omega 6, omega 3 and insoluble fiber. They are a good source of tocopherols, or Vitamin E antioxidants. They’re packed with minerals such as potassium, magnesium, iron, zinc, calcium, and phosphorus, plus  microelements like strontium, thorium, arsenic and chromium. High in essential fatty acids, Omega 6 and omega 3, hemp oil can be used to increase immunity, counteract aging skin and improve cardiovascular health. Several studies show that the linoleic acid present in hemp oil can slow down the aging process and fight psoriasis. Hemp oil or...

by The Z Living Editor So What Exactly Makes Hemp Oil Healthy? 1 of 10 Hemp seeds are rich in protein, polyunsaturated fatty acids, omega 6, omega 3 and insoluble fiber. They are a good source of tocopherols, or Vitamin E antioxidants. They’re packed...

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on June 14, 2017 in Cannabis News United States

5 Health Benefits of Hemp Seed Oil

by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM Hemp seed oil is a great source of high-quality nutrients and has a long history of use in Eastern culture as a multi-purpose natural remedy. Despite its widespread popularity, prejudice related to its association with cannabis has kept it from common use in the West. While the oil contains virtually no THC, the psychoactive element in cannabis, hemp oil is still considered sketchy to some. Thankfully, education is prevailing and the market for hemp seed oil is growing in the United States, with an increasing number of people seeking it...

by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM Hemp seed oil is a great source of high-quality nutrients and has a long history of use in Eastern culture as a multi-purpose natural remedy. Despite its widespread popularity, prejudice...

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on June 14, 2017 in Cannabis News United States

Controversial Cannabis Oil — Treat Stress, Pain & Even Cancer

Cannabis is a naturally growing herb that has been used for thousands of years to treat health conditions. It’s also used in perfumes, soaps, candles and some foods. Cannabis is a very powerful oil, and only small amounts are needed for it to have a powerful effect on the body and mind. The term cannabis (popularly known as marijuana) is used to describe a product of the cannabis sativa plant that is bred for its potent, sticky glands that are known as trichomes. These trichomes contain high amounts of tetrahydrocannabinol (called THC), which is the cannabinoid most known for its psychoactive properties. Hemp oil...

Cannabis is a naturally growing herb that has been used for thousands of years to treat health conditions. It’s also used in perfumes, soaps, candles and some foods. Cannabis is a very powerful oil, and only small amounts are needed...

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on June 14, 2017 in Cannabis News United States

10 Surprising Benefits of Cannabis Essential Oil

Some of the most important health benefits of cannabis essential oil include its ability to reduce stress and anxiety, improve the quality of sleep, boost appetite and optimize digestion, reduce pain, prevent certain cancers, strengthen heart health, and protect your skin, among others. Cannabis Essential Oil Cannabis essential oil is one of the more unusual oils in the essential oil range, simply because of the plant from which it is derived. Although cannabis and hemp have been used for thousands of years as a naturally growing herb, its reputation as a drug in many parts of the world have...

Some of the most important health benefits of cannabis essential oil include its ability to reduce stress and anxiety, improve the quality of sleep, boost appetite and optimize digestion, reduce pain, prevent certain cancers, strengthen heart health, and protect...

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on June 14, 2017 in Cannabis News United States

Marijuana Stocks: How to Invest in Marijuana Today

Investment opportunities exist. But on the whole, the marijuana industry isn’t ready for prime time. By John Divine States are legalizing, decriminalizing, or allowing for the medicinal use of marijuana. And for many opportunistic investors, one question arises over and over again: How do you invest in marijuana? As it happens, there are several ways to go about it – and it’s not so simple as calling up your broker and saying, “I’ll have some marijuana stocks, please.” By the time it’s feasible to invest in cannabis on that level, the act of calling up a broker may not...

Investment opportunities exist. But on the whole, the marijuana industry isn’t ready for prime time. By John Divine States are legalizing, decriminalizing, or allowing for the medicinal use of marijuana. And for many opportunistic investors, one question arises over...

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on June 14, 2017 in Cannabis News United States

Marijuana

Cannabis, in many cases referred to as marijuana, has had a negative reputation for decades. Now, scientists have discovered the different health benefits of this plant – especially benefits of medical marijuana – which further proves that there are many misconceptions about marijuana’s place in society that need to be cleared with the general public. One of the popular misconceptions is that smoking marijuana is just like smoking tobacco and increases your risk of developing lung cancer. In 2006, the American Thoracic Society presented in a conference on May 23 the results of their study on the link between lung...

Cannabis, in many cases referred to as marijuana, has had a negative reputation for decades. Now, scientists have discovered the different health benefits of this plant – especially benefits of medical marijuana – which further proves that there are many...

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on June 2, 2017 in Cannabis News United States

The natural powers of marijuana, hemp and CBD are finally being acknowledged

by L.J. Devon, Staff Writer Cannabis has been vilified and attacked for nearly a century by industry propaganda, ignorant religious beliefs and controlling government dictates. As more people learn what cannabis is and all that it entails, they can release their feelings of dissension, control, judgment and paranoia toward the plant and those who use it. As cannabis knowledge spreads, hemp, marijuana and CBDs are finally getting the recognition they deserve as powerful vessels of healing. The most popularly bred component of marijuana, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), can be used for recreational purposes, to reduce pain, relieve stress and excite pleasure...

by L.J. Devon, Staff Writer Cannabis has been vilified and attacked for nearly a century by industry propaganda, ignorant religious beliefs and controlling government dictates. As more people learn what cannabis is and all that it entails, they can...

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on June 2, 2017 in Cannabis News United States

Marijuana Medicine’s Near-Miraculous Healing Powers Require the Whole Plant—Not Just One Oil Extract

CBD-only laws are a pretext to extend marijuana prohibition under the guise of ‘protecting the children.’ By Martin A. Lee / AlterNet A version of this article was originally published on the Pediatric Cannabis Therapy website. Ever since marijuana was banned by the federal government in the 1930s, proponents of prohibition have insisted that cannabis must remain illegal to protect America’s children. “Protecting the children” continues to be the calculated cornerstone of anti-marijuana propaganda, the cynical centerpiece of the war on drugs. How ironic, then, that today thousands of families in the United States are desperately seeking cannabis remedies to...

CBD-only laws are a pretext to extend marijuana prohibition under the guise of ‘protecting the children.’ By Martin A. Lee / AlterNet A version of this article was originally published on the Pediatric Cannabis Therapy website. Ever since marijuana was...

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on June 2, 2017 in Cannabis News United States

23 Health Benefits Of Marijuana

by Jennifer Welsh and Kevin Loria States around the country — more than 20 in total — have legalized medical marijuana. Experts have been changing their minds too — recently, CNN’s chief medical correspondent Sanjay Gupta reversed his opinion on medical marijuana. While recreational pot usage is controversial, many people agree with Gupta’s new stance, and believe that the drug should be legal for medical uses. And even though the benefits of smoking pot may be overstated by advocates of marijuana legalization, new laws will help researchers study the drug’s medicinal uses and better understand how it impacts the...

by Jennifer Welsh and Kevin Loria States around the country — more than 20 in total — have legalized medical marijuana. Experts have been changing their minds too — recently, CNN’s chief medical correspondent Sanjay Gupta reversed his opinion...

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on June 2, 2017 in Cannabis News United States Featured

Can you use medical marijuana for cancer treatment?

There are a few things more frightening in life than being diagnosed with cancer. Fortunately, medical marijuana can be an effective treatment for cancer symptoms and a good alternative to many drugs currently being used. It can help with prostate cancer, lung cancer, leukemia, brain cancer, colorectal cancer, cervical cancer, breast cancer and more. At the same time, it helps in alleviating symptoms that are associated with traditional cancer treatment such as nausea and vomiting. However, many people do not know this because the medical benefits of marijuana are overshadowed by its stigma. A Unique Healing Compound Marijuana is...

There are a few things more frightening in life than being diagnosed with cancer. Fortunately, medical marijuana can be an effective treatment for cancer symptoms and a good alternative to many drugs currently being used. It can help with...

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