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Green Lifestyle: Green Results

In a highly debated topic among many, the use of marijuana within society today must carefully be considered. There are many instances where marijuana can be detrimental to society, but there are also others where it can be known as a useful information. Medical marijuana has no doubt, been used to help patients across the globe, and…

Cannabis Inter-Lab Comparison and Proficiency Test (ILC/PT)

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The testing of cannabis for the potency of cannabinoid compounds and the presence of pesticides, molds, and solvents has become a critical component of the medical cannabis industry. Every day, decisions about patient dosing and safety, and millions of dollars in transactions are based on results provided by testing labs. But with the rapid growth of the cannabis testing industry,…

Using Medical Marijuana As #Medicine

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Medical marijuana (cannabis, hashish, etc.) has a long history of use as medicine, with historical evidence dating back to 2,737 BC. Cannabis has been used medicinally and recreational in cultures spanning across the globe since the beginning of time. Its medical uses are ever expanding and are used for: Cancer Glaucoma HIV & AIDS Cachexia Persistent muscle…

Medical Marijuana Chemistry

Cannabis is the only plant in the world that produces chemicals called cannabinoids. There are approximately 110+ identified cannabinoids have been confirmed to exist and each of an infinite number of strains of marijuana chemistry has its own cannabinoid profile. The active cannabinoids each have unique physiological effects and many combinations actually appear to have synergistic…

Marijuana Medical Benefits Vs. Risks

The debate over the legalization of marijuana for medical use – typically referred to as cannabis (marijuana) when prescribed by a doctor – is an intense battle that has been going on for years. Thus cannabis and the medical benefits are in a gray zone and seem destined to remain there for quite some time. Millions…

What Is Medical Marijuana Used For???

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Over the years, organic foods and natural medicine have become a popular approach to a healthy lifestyle along with using herbal therapies to relieve everything from chronic pain to depression. Alternative therapies such as herbs, aromatherapy, chiropractic, acupuncture, and many more natural treatments are now common replacements to the traditional doctor visit. And another form of…

Growing Medical Marijuana

“How do you grow marijuana” is becoming a common question. Marijuana is grown indoors and outdoors and around the world in many climates. Marijuana requires an abundant amount of outdoor sun or artificial light indoors in order to grow healthy. Growing medical marijuana is becoming increasingly common in states throughout the United States and countries around the…