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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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Company Shows Off its First Marijuana Breathalyzer

Company Shows Off its First Marijuana Breathalyzer

mag813 November 18, 2014 Comments Off on Company Shows Off its First Marijuana Breathalyzer

Cannabix Technologies says it showed off its own device this week at the National Marijuana Business Conference and Expo in Las Vegas. (See a video of it below). The company says, in the hands

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