Understanding the Difference Between Indica and Sativa

Not all medical marijuana varieties are created the same. While they are both strains of the cannabis plant and contain THC, the active medical compound in marijuana, there are some major differences between indica and sativa varieties. The Therapeutic Difference Between Indica And Sativa When it comes to purchasing medical cannabis, you generally have a huge variety of strains to choose from, each with its own unique properties. Although each strain is different, marijuana can be divided into two major species: indica and sativa. Generally speaking, sativa strains have more THC, the psychoactive ingredient that causes marijuana's notorious high and promotes sleep, ...

March 31st, 2015 | 0 Comments | Tags | Read More >


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Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Among Most Popular New Businesses

The legalization of cannabis in Oregon for medical purposes has fueled a growth spurt for new small businesses. These new businesses are providing many new jobs and helping to grow the state's economy. Growing Green: Medicinal Marijuana Fuels the Economy Entrepreneurs seeking to find a market niche need not look too far in the state of Oregon. The legalization of cannabis for medical use, also referred to as medical marijuana or medicinal marijuana, has spurred the growth of many locally owned and operated businesses in Portland and throughout the state. These businesses offer many job opportunities and additional chances for economic growth. Types ...

March 25th, 2015 | 0 Comments | Tags | Read More >


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U.S. Surgeon General Supports Research for Medical Marijuana Use

Due to studies regarding medical marijuana, the US Surgeon General agrees that the plant has possible benefits for treating various physical and mental conditions. However, more research is needed in order to strengthen the case of using marijuana for medicinal purposes in many communities. US Surgeon General Supports Medical Benefits Through Scientific Research The US Surgeon General, Dr. Vivek Murthy, admits that marijuana can be beneficial in certain situations. As Dr. Murthy believes in scientific discovery and basing information on such facts, his views regarding the substance contradict current drug policies and practices in most areas. When Gayle King, CBS This Morning ...

March 17th, 2015 | 0 Comments | Tags | Read More >


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Washington, D.C., Council Pushes the Sale of Recreational Cannabis

A debate over the legalization of recreational marijuana is ongoing in Washington, D.C. The argument is between Congress and city leaders who are working to determine whether or not the sale of recreational marijuana should be legal. City Leaders in D.C. Battle Congress Over Legalizing Marijuana A public deliberation has broken out in Washington, D.C., between the leaders of the city and Congress. The councilors want to legalize marijuana for recreational use while Congress wants to keep the sale of cannabis limited to medical purposes. All eyes are on the outcome of this battle as it may open the door for other ...

March 11th, 2015 | 0 Comments | Tags | Read More >


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