Why Germans love marijuana to kill pain {$excerpt:n} This isn’t Cheech and Chong’s weed — Germany’s medical marijuana users are people tired of popping powerful pills to ease pain. Facing a cannabis import crisis, the country is now starting to grow its own. Chronically and terminally ill patients in Germany can’t get enough cannabis.…

Swinging the Pendulum on Marijuana {$excerpt:n} He said African-Americans and Latinos were the primary users of marijuana, and even connected the drug to jazz musicians whom he said were creating “Satanic” music because of their use of cannabis, according to author Johann Hari, who wrote “Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of…

Nevada Testing Lab Licenses Suspended, Then Reinstated {$excerpt:n} When Nevada legalized adult use sales this past summer, the market exploded and undoubtedly flooded licensed testing labs with samples to get products on shelves. In August, roughly a month after the start of adult use sales, a Las Vegas cannabis-testing lab, G3 Labs, had their…

Norway has voted to decriminalise drugs. Now, the UK should choose legalisation {$excerpt:n} In 2001 Portugal decriminalised all drugs. Last month the Norwegian parliament voted to follow its lead. Republican senators across the Atlantic are openly defending the legalisation of marijuana. It’s high time the British government realised that it’s hopelessly out of step…

10 Ways to Reduce Mold in Your Grow {$excerpt:n} Regardless of whether your grow is indoor or in a greenhouse, mold is a factor that all cultivators must consider. Photo credit: Steep Hill- a petri dish of mold growth from tested cannabis After weeks of careful tending, pruning and watering to encourage a strong…

UN Drug Treaties Need to Rethink Cannabis {$excerpt:n} Europe, in general, is less concerned with religion and the personal morality of others (pre-marital sex, adultery) than the United States, according to a Pew Research Center poll. So why is cannabis legalisation facing a more difficult time in Europe than in the US? Perhaps because…

Greece set to allow Medical Cannabis use {$excerpt:n} Greece’s parliament is expected to approve the medical use of cannabis in the coming weeks, a deputy minister said Sunday, adding that the change would attract investment to the country. “In a few weeks’ time, an amendment will be brought to parliament to define the legislative…

Is salvia dangerous? {$excerpt:n} Salvia is an inhalable haunted house. Sometimes it’s a fun little trip and sometimes it’s a terrifying roller coaster ride, even if it only lasts for a few minutes. Like weed, people have used it for therapeutic and spiritual reasons for generations. And also like weed, governments have banned the…

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