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Seniors Buy Fewer Prescription Drugs In States That Have Legalized Marijuana

Seniors Buy Fewer Prescription Drugs In States That Have Legalized Marijuana

mag813 March 10, 2017 0

As the nation debates the Affordable Care Act and the future of Medicare, a federal agency is reporting that legalizing marijuana may be one way to control costs. The agency, surprisingly enough is the National

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Florida Medical Marijuana Bill Would Outlaw Smokable and Edible Cannabis

Florida Medical Marijuana Bill Would Outlaw Smokable and Edible Cannabis

mag813 March 8, 2017 0

Florida’s United for Care campaign spent two full election cycles — 2014 and 2016 — drafting, fighting, and pushing Floridians to legalize medicinal cannabis for demonstrably sick people. Last year, 72 percent of Floridians

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You Can Now Store Your Tampa Stogies In This $1,000,000 Humidor

You Can Now Store Your Tampa Stogies In This $1,000,000 Humidor

mag813 February 24, 2017 0

Not all instruments are just instruments. When they’re built with enough care, given enough attention to detail, and boast an almost scientific precision – they enter into a liminal space. Not quite just a

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The Marijuana Industry is Projected to Create More Than 250,000 Jobs by 2020

The Marijuana Industry is Projected to Create More Than 250,000 Jobs by 2020

mag813 February 24, 2017 0

As more and more states begin to legalize marijuana use—despite the president’s opposition to recreational marijuana—you probably figured the new industry will create some jobs. How many jobs will be created, however, may surprise

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Medical Marijuana’s Massive Windfall

Medical Marijuana’s Massive Windfall

mag813 February 16, 2017 0

It turns out marijuana could have taxpayers seeing green in more ways than one. There is a massive windfall associated with making medical weed available nationally and a big data company broke it down

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Here’s Why Synthetic Marijuana Isn’t Safe

Here’s Why Synthetic Marijuana Isn’t Safe

mag813 February 3, 2017 0

Synthetic marijuana compounds, sometimes called K2 or Spice, are actually chemically different from marijuana, and are more dangerous than pot, according to a new review of studies. Synthetic marijuana compounds are linked to a

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Study Shows No Proven Link Between Weed-Smoking and Lung Cancer

Study Shows No Proven Link Between Weed-Smoking and Lung Cancer

mag813 January 31, 2017 0

The scope and methodology behind marijuana-related studies is often hindered by the fact that the weed-fearing gatekeepers have made it really difficult for researchers to, you know, research. But a fresh comprehensive study spotted

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Does It Come As A Surprise To Anyone That Vaping Is Getting Kids To Start Smoking?

Does It Come As A Surprise To Anyone That Vaping Is Getting Kids To Start Smoking?

mag813 January 26, 2017 0

Vaping is probably safer than traditional smoking, though scientists aren’t yet able to say for sure. Either way, they’ve been positioned as a less terrible alternative to regular cigarettes. But there’s a problem: A new study suggests many young vapers

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Trulieve To Open Medical Marijuana Dispensary in Tampa

Trulieve To Open Medical Marijuana Dispensary in Tampa

mag813 January 24, 2017 0

Trulieve is expanding into Tampa. The medical marijuana dispensing organization announced Tuesday it will open its third dispensary Thursday in Tampa. The company currently has dispensaries in Tallahassee and Clearwater. “This is an exciting

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Findings From One Of The Most Comprehensive Studies Ever On Marijuana’s Health Effects

Findings From One Of The Most Comprehensive Studies Ever On Marijuana’s Health Effects

mag813 January 14, 2017 0

The change in national attitudes towards cannabis and in legal access to marijuana around the US over the past several years is staggering. As of last fall, 57 percent of adults in the US

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