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Bill Maher Really Wants To Make 4/20 A National Holiday

Bill Maher Really Wants To Make 4/20 A National Holiday

mag813 April 19, 2015 0

On his most recent episode of Real Time, Bill Maher announced a petition he posted to Change.org to make 4/20 a national holiday. After explaining the weed-based meaning behind the day to his panelists, Maher

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Tobacco Body: Visualize the Nasty Effects of Tobacco on the Human Body

Tobacco Body: Visualize the Nasty Effects of Tobacco on the Human Body

mag813 April 19, 2015 0

The Cancer Society of Finland created nicely done interactive PSA that visualizes the effects of tobacco on the human body. Choose between a male or female and see that body split down the middle—the

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GROUNDBREAKING RESEARCH SUGGESTS MEDICAL MARIJUANA COULD REDUCE SEIZURES IN CHILDREN

GROUNDBREAKING RESEARCH SUGGESTS MEDICAL MARIJUANA COULD REDUCE SEIZURES IN CHILDREN

mag813 April 14, 2015 0

The drug, Epidiolex, is derived from cannabidiol, or CBD, a non-psychoactive compound in the cannabis plant that doesn’t produce the “high” feeling commonly associated with pot. Last year, the Food and Drug Administration approved

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Florida Tries Again on Medical Marijuana

Florida Tries Again on Medical Marijuana

mag813 April 1, 2015 0

A bill to fast track some medical marijuana use in Florida is moving forward in the state legislature. The Senate Health Policy Committee approved the legislation Tuesday in an 8-0 vote. It would make

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Marijuana’s Medical Future

Marijuana’s Medical Future

mag813 March 25, 2015 0

As more states legalize treatment, scientists are learning how the plant’s chemicals may help conditions ranging from brain injuries to cancer Edward Maa did not plan to become a marijuana researcher. But a few

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Ben & Jerry’s Weed Ice Cream Could Be a Reality Soon

Ben & Jerry’s Weed Ice Cream Could Be a Reality Soon

mag813 March 4, 2015 0

Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield, known by dessert lovers worldwide as Ben & Jerry, have stepped forward as vocal advocates for the legalization of marijuana. To add a cherry on top to their social

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STUDY SAYS WEED IS 114 TIMES SAFER THAN ALCOHOL

STUDY SAYS WEED IS 114 TIMES SAFER THAN ALCOHOL

mag813 February 25, 2015 0

If legalized marijuana starts falling like dominoes in more states, hug a scientist. A new study from Science Reports has found that weed is even safer than previously believed. It was already known that marijuana has

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Why Weed Gives You the Munchies

Why Weed Gives You the Munchies

mag813 February 18, 2015 0

Of the many properties synonymous with smoking weed – uncontrollable laughter, volatile paranoia, lethargy, etc.- the inexplicable surge to binge on whatever additive-laden piece of processed food lying around, aka “the munchies”, appears to be the

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420: Marijuana Vending Machine Makes It’s West Coast Debut

420: Marijuana Vending Machine Makes It’s West Coast Debut

mag813 February 4, 2015 Comments Off on 420: Marijuana Vending Machine Makes It’s West Coast Debut

Washington residents can now purchase cannabis the same way they buy soda and snacks – right out of a vending machine in Seattle, as first reported by KING5 News. The ZaZZZ marijuana vending machine

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Florida Republican Aims To Legalize Medical Marijuana

Florida Republican Aims To Legalize Medical Marijuana

mag813 January 30, 2015 Comments Off on Florida Republican Aims To Legalize Medical Marijuana

A top Florida Republican filed a bill Monday that would legalize medical marijuana in the state, just months after a similar ballot measure received a majority of voter support, but fell just short of

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