Posts Tagged ‘Cannabis’

How to Use Cannabis as Medicine

April 30th, 2021 By Ty and Charlene Bollinger Guest Writer for Wake Up World For over 5,000 years, cannabis has been used for natural and holistic healing. Its use goes back to the foundation of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Chinese emperor Shen Nung – considered the father of Chinese Medicine – and the discovery that […]

Four tonnes of cannabis found in cupcake-making machines

Greek authorities have seized more than four tonnes of cannabis hidden in industrial cupcake-making machines. The processed drugs were found by police in the country’s main port of Piraeus, stored in a shipping container heading from Lebanon to Slovakia. Their estimated street value is €33 million. The shipment, whose registered contents were three industrial cupcake-making […]

New Mexico Passes Cannabis Legalization And Expungement Package

Above photo: From KVIA. Cannabis Regulation Act (HB2/SB2) Provides Long Overdue Justice and Social Equity to New Mexico Communities Most Harmed by Prohibition. Santa Fe, NM – With the New Mexico Legislature approving social justice-centered cannabis legalization during the special session today, Emily Kaltenbach, Senior Director for Resident States and New Mexico for the Drug Policy […]

In France, if you smoke cannabis you can kill a Jew – Sarah Halimi case goes to high court

In France, if you smoke cannabis, you can kill a Jew. That’s basically what France’s lower court decided in December 2019, after excusing the alleged antisemitic murderer of a Jewish woman from a criminal trial because of his heavy intake of cannabis that supposedly compromised his “discernment,” or consciousness. France’s Court of Cassation (appellate) began […]

Morocco set to legalize cannabis production for medical use

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Israeli supermarket giant strikes deal to sell low-cost medical cannabis

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UN removes cannabis from list of dangerous drugs, opening door for further research and legalization

A United Nations commission has finally decided that medicinal cannabis is less dangerous than risky narcotics such as heroin. The long-delayed decision paves the way for further research and strengthens legalization efforts. The Vienna-based Commission for Narcotic Drugs voted to remove marijuana for medical use from a category that includes many of the world’s most […]

Biden At The Cannabis Crossroads

Above photo: Budtenders prepare orders for customers to pick up at the Higher Path cannabis dispensary in the Sherman Oaks section of Los Angeles, April 2020. Richard Vogel/AP. The president-elect’s moves toward federal marijuana liberalization don’t add up to legalization. There will be tougher issues on the drug policy front ahead. This story is part […]

Cannabis Aficionados Develop THC-A Crystalline: The Strongest Hash In The World At 99.99% THC

24K Shares While the sky-high potency may scare some away, Crystalline provides a surprisingly clean, focused, and inspired high. There’s a new kid on the block; her name is Crystalline, and she’s from the Hash Family. Crystalline hash is the latest craze in the hash community, and everyone wants a taste. The demand is so […]

‘The time has come’: Israel announces plan to legalize recreational cannabis use

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A Spiritual Perspective On Smoking Cannabis: An Important Viewpoint To Consider

The Facts: Some fascinating research has been conducted over the past several years that make the discussion of life after death quite interesting. Reflect On: Ancient wisdom and teachings have been ‘proven’ right with regards to quantum physics, neuroscience and health in many different ways. Would the same apply to life after death? Can we […]

Nevada Governor to Pardon Over 15,000 People Charged with Cannabis Possession

Get the latest Waking Times articles delivered to your inbox. Sign up here. John Vibes, Truth Theory Waking Times Cannabis has been legal for recreational use in Nevada for a few years now, and has become a significant part of the state’s economy. Unfortunately, even though the substance is legal, many people are still in prison […]

Judge Calls Toronto Cop Who Ate Cannabis Chocolate on Duty a ‘Complete Idiot’

Vittorio Dominelli was one of two Toronto police officers facing criminal charges in the incident. A Toronto police officer who ate a marijuana-laced chocolate bar seized in a pot shop raid has pleaded guilty to attempting to obstruct justice. Const. Vittorio Dominelli says he is remorseful and ashamed of his actions on the evening of […]

16 Scientific Benefits of Weed – Health Effects of Cannabis

June 2nd, 2018 By Luka Guest writer for Wake Up World When I finished digging through countless studies dealing with health benefits of weed, I only had one question in mind — why are we not using medical cannabis products instead of regular supplements? In a culture where non-organic multi-vitamins are being mindlessly used (in […]

Smart Tech To Take Over The Cannabis Sector

A billion-dollar industry has sprung up virtually overnight. Cannabis has gone from taboo to big business, and most of it is happening in Canada, a country with 35 million people and big, green ambitions. “Cannabusiness” is growing at an astounding rate, and it is much more advanced than you might think. […]

British MP’s Seek To Make Medicinal Cannabis Legal In UK

A group of MP’s who are also doctors, are attempting to repeal the ban on the medical use of cannabis in the UK. The MP’s have formed an action group to tackle the issue following the recent case of six-year-old Alfie Dingley and say they have the support of around 80 other politicians. They will […]

Can Cannabis Fight Tumors?

Dr. Mercola, Guest Waking Times Medical cannabis has a long history as a natural analgesic,1 and is now legal in 30 U.S. states,2,3 the majority of which allow limited use of medical marijuana under certain medical circumstances. The medicinal qualities of marijuana are primarily due to high amounts (about 10 to 20 percent) of cannabidiol (CBD), […]

2-Year-Old Snatched From Military Vet Father Because He Used Cannabis To Treat His PTSD

A 2-year-old girl from Idaho has been snatched from her parents after authorities discovered her father used cannabis to treat his PTSD. On March 22nd, the Thomas Family of Eagle, Idaho, had their lives torn apart by Child Protective Services. Medicalkidnap.com reports: Edward Thomas is a 29-year-old, Iraq Veteran of the Army National Guard. He spent a […]

Police threaten to ban and arrest people mocking tiny cannabis bust in Yorkshire

Police officers have threatened to arrest people and ban them from their Facebook page after they made fun of their tiny cannabis bust online. West Yorkshire Police shared a post about a ‘small quantity of cannabis’ which was seized from a ‘young man who was parked up alone’. Comments then flooded […]

These 5 Organizations are the Reason Cannabis is Still a Crime

Phillip Schneider, Staff Writer Waking Times  It’s often half-jokingly said that if there was one thing that could bring Americans together, it would be cannabis. That might seem a little farfetched at first, but once you discover how many people want cannabis legalized, it will make sense. As of 2018, nine states allow recreation […]

Study Highlights How Many People Are Using Cannabis To Replace Their Prescription Drugs

Next Story A recent study showed how more and more people are opting for cannabidol, or more commonly referred to as, CBD. CBD products treat a variety of different ailments instead of more traditional pharmaceutical treatments. An independent marketing research firm, The Brightfield Group, released their summary findings after the completion of a joint research […]

Study Shows Nearly 100% Cannabis Users Give Up On Opioid Medication

A new study found that nearly 100% of respondents say they would use cannabis as a substitute to their prescription opioid medications if it was available. by Rachel Blevins, guest writer A landmark study helps explain why Big Pharma is so afraid of the medical benefits of cannabis. The pharmaceutical and alcohol industries, both powerful […]

Worker Rights For Cannabis Trimmers

Worker Rights For Cannabis Trimmers Above Photo: Pandora Young Trimmers make from $100 to $300 for a day that can run 15 hours. The bad gigs are the grows where weapons are numerous and the bosses are stressed out and high. What’s to become of trimmers, the untold thousands of minimally skilled laborers who haunt the […]

Cannabis Significantly Reduces Depression, Anxiety, and Stress

April 26th, 2018 By Marco Torres Guest writer for Wake Up World In a first-of-a-kind study, Washington State University scientists examined how peoples’ self-reported levels of stress, anxiety and depression were affected by smoking different strains and quantities of cannabis at home. Their work, published this month in the Journal of Affective Disorders, suggests smoking cannabis can significantly […]

Cannabis May Lead To “Complete Remission” Of Crohn’s Disease, Says Study

Next Story Crohn’s disease is a type of intestinal inflammation issue that is likely caused by the immune system essentially attacking otherwise harmless bacteria or food causing inflammation in the gut and bowels. It causes great pain and discomfort and often times surgery is needed to remove pieces of the intestines that are too badly […]

DEBUNKED: Cannabis does NOT cause schizophrenia

(Natural News) It’s not unusual to hear those who are opposed to legalizing cannabis claim that it can cause people to develop mental illnesses like schizophrenia, but new research shows that there is very little truth behind the notion. According to King’s College London Psychology Research fellow Dr. Musa Sami, there is no […]

Opioids will kill over 100 Americans on National Weed Day, while the cannabis that could save them remains illegal

     Every day, more than 100 Americans die in the United States from opioid overdoses, and while this epidemic has become increasingly devastating in recent years, a natural plant that has been shown to combat opioid addiction is still deemed “illegal” by the federal government. According to research from the National Institute on Drug Abuse, […]

Why hemp seeds from cannabis are a revolutionary superfood ready to save the people and the planet

(Natural News) Cannabis is one of the oldest domesticated crops known to man, dating back as far as approximately 8,000 B.C. There are many different varieties of the Cannabis sativa plant that are used for many different purposes, all of which have great value to people and the planet. However, most people have […]

Pro-Cannabis Doctor Found Murdered After Exposing Big Pharma

Dr. Sonya Forbes, an outspoken medical marijuana advocate, was found murdered in her home in Jamaica after speaking out against the dangers of Big Pharma medicine.  According to the autopsy, the cause of death was a stab wound to the abdomen. Police have yet to determine who was responsible for the murder. Awarenessact.com reports: Going against […]

Cannabis and CBD Show Promise as a Treatment for Opioid Addiction

Anna Hunt, Staff Writer Waking Times The opioid crisis is making its mark on public welfare. In response, many people are looking for a safe treatment for opioid addiction, as well as seeking out alternative therapy for chronic pain. Research shows that medical cannabis and the compound cannabidiol (CBD) could be potential solutions in […]

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