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Locals react to new pot breathalyzer

Cleburne Times-Review By Jessica Pounds/features@trcle.com Sep 2, 2018 Hound Labs recently created a breathalyzer able to detect the amount of THC — the main active compound in marijuana — in a driver’s breath. A company in California recently created a breathalyzer able to detect the amount of THC — the main active compound in marijuana […]

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Lehigh University looks to study cannabis’ effect on autistic children

SOURCE: PHILLY.COM THE INQUIRER by Nicole Radzievich, MORNING CALL (TRACIE VAN AUKEN/ For the Inquirer)(TRACIE VAN AUKEN/ For the Inquirer) Use of marijuana by blacks and whites is about equal, according to the report. As Pennsylvania prepares to award its first licenses for the fledgling medical marijuana industry, Lehigh University intends to partner with one […]

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Neuroblastoma – Medical Marijuana Research Overview

SOURCE OF ALL INFORMATION: MEDICAL MARIJUANA, INC. The following information is presented for educational purposes only. Medical Marijuana Inc. provides this information to provide an understanding of the potential applications of cannabidiol. Links to third party websites do not constitute an endorsement of these organizations by Medical Marijuana Inc. and none should be inferred. Neuroblastoma […]

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Marijuana Could Ease Burden of Opioid Addiction

Published in GEN Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News February 3, 2017 New study shows that cannabinoids may reduce cravings and ease withdrawal symptoms in heroin users. [Andre Blais/Shutterstock] In 2014, more people died from drug overdoses than at any other time in U.S. history, with 60% of fatalities involving opioid drugs. Moreover, estimates point to […]

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National Academies Detail the State of Weed Science

A new report summarizes what we know about the impacts of marijuana use, as more states have legalized the drug for both medical and recreational purposes. THE SCIENTIST, Exploring Life, Inspiring Innovation – By Bob Grant | January 12, 2017 WIKIMEDIA, HUPU2 Researchers have been studying the effects of smoking marijuana, either for recreation or […]

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Marijuana Research Still Stymied by Federal Laws

US scientists continue to have a hard time getting funding to study the health impacts of the drug. But cannabis research in Canada—where medical marijuana is legal nationwide—is different story. THE SCIENTIST Exploring Life, Inspiring Innovation By Bob Grant | January 23, 2017 WIKIMEDIA, BOGDAN More and more Americans are using cannabis both for medicinal […]

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A powerful new form of medical marijuana, without the high

THE WASHINGTON POST Health and Science Medical marijuana plant propagated at a growing operation in Washington, DC. (Linda Davidson/The Washington Post) By David Kohn December 31 at 11:13 AM Jackson Leyden had always been a healthy kid; he practiced taekwondo, and he played lacrosse and baseball. But in 2011, a few months after his eighth […]

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Can The US Become A Marijuana Superpower Under Trump?

HEALTH AND MEDICINE SEVERAL STATES VOTED TO LEGALIZE MEDICAL MARIJUANA ON ELECTION DAY.STOKKETE/SHUTTERSTOCK http://www.iflscience.com/health-and-medicine/ (Source of article) Donald Trump may have won the US presidency, but in six of the nine states that were asked to decide on marijuana legalization on election day, more people actually voted for weed than voted for Trump himself. And […]

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Breath test for pot near release

Jordan Graham Saturday, December 24, 2016 Boston Herald Credit: Patrick Whittemore FILE – Detail shows the hand of interview subject Keith Saunders of Scituate displays a jar of marijuana on Thursday, December 15, 2016 on the steps of the Massachusetts Statehouse. Staff photo by Patrick Whittemore. A California startup is hoping to release the first […]

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Oregon revises marijuana testing rules yet again; industry facing major Jan. 1 deadline

Human Collective has 10 percent of the concentrates and extracts they had last year because new pesticide testing rules have brought the industry to a standstill. By Noelle Crombie | The Oregonian/OregonLive on December 15, 2016 at 5:56 PM, updated December 15, 2016 at 5:59 PM Oregon this week continued to tweak its marijuana testing […]

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Pets as MMJ patients: Nevada bill has medical marijuana for animals

Published: Mar 17, 2015, 3:17 pm Add a Comment By Michelle Rindels, Associated Press CARSON CITY, Nev. — Pets might soon be able to use pot under a bill introduced Tuesday in the Nevada Legislature. Democratic Sen. Tick Segerblom is sponsoring the measure that would allow animal owners to get marijuana for their pet if […]

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Chile plants seeds for country’s new medical marijuana program

Published: Oct 29, 2014, 4:28 pm Comments (1) By Luis Andres Henao and Eva Vergara, The Associated Press SANTIAGO, Chile — A Chilean municipality planted the country’s first medical marijuana on Wednesday as part of a pilot program aimed to help ease the pain of cancer patients. The 850 seeds were imported from the Netherlands, […]

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Growing weed from coal

Published: Mar 13, 2014, 8:57 am By Jason Gray Sponsored by Altitude Wellness Center Legalization of recreational marijuana and the resulting boom in both commercial and hobby growing of the plant is putting Colorado power providers in a unique position: trying to reduce greenhouse gas while encouraging the growing of greenhouse grass. Colorado’s cold climate, […]

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