Day: January 14, 2019

Marijuana Doesn’t Cause Brain Damage, Contrary to Popular Belief

Everyone has an opinion on whether marijuana is good for you or not. There’s also the ongoing debate over whether marijuana can cause brain damage — but is it a debate worth having?

What is Brain Damage?

Brain damage is an injury that causes brain cells to deteriorate, and there are various types of brain injuries ranging from mild to severe. Some of the most common types of brain injuries result from concussions, car accidents, falling, sports, exposure to toxic substances, and medication misuse.

 

Let’s take a look at some facts from experts and studies that poke holes in the theory that marijuana can have negative long-term effects on the brain.

 

Pot Might Be Good for Growing … Brain Cells

 

An article on WebMD explains conclusions of a study that found long-term marijuana use does not cause permanent brain damage and may only cause only small impairment in memory and learning. The regions of the brain linked with short-term memory are where the abnormalities appeared, specifically the thalamus — or the “Grand Central Station” of neuro-information on the …

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The Beginner’s Guide To Vaping Cannabis

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Cannabis use has reached an all-time high and it is now more readily available than ever before. With cannabis being recreationally legal in several states users are coming up with tons of different creative ways to get the substance into their bodies. Some are making homemade smoking devices while others are sticking with their old blunts and joints. However, over the last couple of years, the method of consumption that has really taken off is vaping. Vaping is unique because it involves the heating of the cannabis and the related chemicals into a fine vapor without using the combustion process. It is supposed to be much healthier because the user doesn’t inhale the burnt plant matter. So, if you are new to vaping here is what you need to know.

 

 

There Are More Than One Machine Available

 

The biggest misconception with vaping cannabis is that there is only one way to vape. That is not the case at all. There are a number of different vaporizer manufacturers available and each one likes to put their own unique spin …

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High Tide Launches Packaging Recycling Program at Canna Cabana Stores

CALGARY /CNW/ – On January 10, 2019, High Tide Inc. (“High Tide” or the “Company”) (CSE:HITI), an Alberta-based downstream cannabis corporation focused on the manufacturing and wholesale distribution of smoking accessories and cannabis lifestyle products, announced that it recently launched a free recycling program in its Canna Cabana retail cannabis stores for all Health Canada-approved […]

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Source: https://cannabislifenetwork.com/high-tide-launches-packaging-recycling-program-at-canna-cabana-stores/…

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The government doesn’t care about your medical rights

It didn’t take long to get used to the convenience of walking into a store to buy some weed; the majority of our society acclimated pretty quickly. It made it easy to forget the very real fact that the laws surrounding cannabis remain unjust and that the rights of the people who rely on this […]

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Green Growth Partners with DSW to Sell Seventh Sense CBD Products

Provides Green Growth Brands with access to DSW’s massive footwear and accessories retail footprint COLUMBUS, OH/CNW/ – On Jan. 10, 2019, Green Growth Brands (CSE: GGB) (OTCQB: GGBXF) today announced an agreement with DSW Inc. (NYSE: DSW) (DSW) to sell hemp-derived cannabidiol (CBD) personal care products under the Seventh Sense Botanical Therapy brand at select DSW stores […]

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Source: https://cannabislifenetwork.com/green-growth-partners-with-dsw-to-sell-seventh-sense-cbd-products/…

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Relevium Announces Screening of “Weed the People” Movie Across 8 Canadian Cities

MONTREAL, Jan. 10, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Relevium Technologies Inc. (TSX.V:“RLV”; OTCQB:“RLLVF”; Frankfurt: “6BX”) is pleased to announce the national screening of Weed the People across eight Canadian cities on January 15, 2019. Relevium Technologies, in partnership with Executive Producer Ricki Lake, Director Abby Epstein and Cannakids.org, will be conducting a nation-wide screening of Weed the People, a compelling, […]

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