Colorado hits another cannabis 1st with certified hemp seed

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Colorado notched another nationwide first Wednesday involving cannabis when state agriculture officials showed off the first certified domestic hemp seeds. The Colorado Department of Agriculture has been working for years to produce hemp seeds that consistently produce plants low enough in the chemical THC to qualify as hemp and not its intoxicating cousin, marijuana. The …

Cannabis and Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Treatment

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The Multiple Sclerosis Foundation estimates that every week in the U.S., 200 people will learn they have multiple sclerosis (or as it’s more commonly called, MS). People like Jabe Couch, a father and husband from the Pacific Northwest. Few conditions are as long-lasting and progressively debilitating as MS, which causes damage to the brain, spinal …

The NHS are testing a cannabis product for the first time

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Exclusive: The makers of the MediPen vaporiser are confident that by setting a precedent for testing cannabis products with this reputable body, it will have a huge impact on the public’s perception of cannabis A cannabidiol (CBD) vaporiser that has helped thousands of people suffering from a variety of conditions is being tested by an NHS …

Marijuana caregivers flourish as medical demand grows

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SACO –– Brett Messer and Stephanie Caron operate Brigid Farm in a nondescript building in Saco’s industrial zone. There are no signs that hint at what takes place behind the building’s locked doors. In Unity, Dawson Julia operates a 14,000-square-foot warehouse on a main road through town, with a sign that indicates the former dairy …

Thyroid-Friendly Recipes: Green Smoothie

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1 Thyroid-Friendly Recipes: Green Smoothie thyroid-friendly green smoothie Jane Frank Smoothies are a popular way to get healthy vegetables and fruit in a fast, easy drink. BUT, so many smoothie recipes rely on raw cruciferous vegetables – like kale and spinach – that when consumed raw and in higher concentrations – can be goitrogenic. This …

12 States That Smoke The Most Weed

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Support for marijuana legalization in the United States has risen steadily over the years. Today, a majority of Americans are in favor of legalizing the drug, although the number of people actually smoking weed is far lower. Slightly more than 13% of Americans 12 years old and over report using marijuana in the past year. …

10 of the Strongest Marijuana Strains Ever Tested

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Weed surely isn’t what it used to be. The days of dirt from Mexico are far behind us thankfully. The care that goes in to growing these days is ridiculous and the products are unrivaled. Growers produce some of the most potent cannabis these days, for both medical and recreational use.  The following are ten …