Doctors Prescribe Certain Opioids 20% Less in Medical Marijuana States, Study Finds.
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Doctors Prescribe Certain Opioids 20% Less in Medical Marijuana States, Study Finds.

In states with legal medical cannabis, orthopedic surgeons prescribe nearly 20% fewer opioid prescriptions. States with easily accessed medical marijuana storefronts have a 13% reduction in daily opioid prescriptions.

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Study Identifies Likely Cannabis Use at Ancient Israel Site.
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Study Identifies Likely Cannabis Use at Ancient Israel Site.

Researches have found a combination of cannabis and frankincense on two alters at the entrance of an ancient Judahite shrine in Israel. This is the first physical evidence of cannabis use found in the Ancient Near East. Experts suggest the cannabis was likely used for mind-altering effects.

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Cannabis and Coffee: How do They Affect Your Body.
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Cannabis and Coffee: How do They Affect Your Body.

Curious how THC and caffeine work together? Just as there are different ways to drink caffeine there are different ways to get high, edible with a java? Black coffee with bowl? This article offers some insight on the effects THC and caffeine work together in your body.

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Cannabis Education Arrives (Virtually) At More American Universities.
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Cannabis Education Arrives (Virtually) At More American Universities.

Green Flower Media, a cannabis education program focusing in healthcare, agriculture, law, and business, has begun to partner with leading universities to offer credit courses on growing, testing, and selling legal cannabis.

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Massachusetts Recreational Marijuana Shops to Reopen on May 25.
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Massachusetts Recreational Marijuana Shops to Reopen on May 25.

After two months of mandated closure, Massachusetts recreational marijuana shops have been allowed to reopen on May 25. Medicinal dispensaries were deemed essential and were allowed to remain open, granted they provided safer, limited contact pickups.

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Proper Strains and Flexible Production Methods are Key to Maximizing Cannabis Extraction Yields.

Yield and quality can be difficult to achieve because they can go in opposite directions, to strike the best balance, industry experts recommend cannabis extraction companies turn their attention to: selecting stronger strains, being careful not to over-process, and to pay attention to plant source material.

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Here’s What Symptom Relief With Cannabis Feels Like for Medical Patients.
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Here’s What Symptom Relief With Cannabis Feels Like for Medical Patients.

Medical cannabis patients often know two worlds: the symptom-ridden world of being in need of medication, and a world of bodily woes dramatically reduced.

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American Weed Consumption Jumped 27% Last Year, Study Finds.
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American Weed Consumption Jumped 27% Last Year, Study Finds.

A new survey has found that 1 in 5 adults have used cannabis. Is this due to marijuana's stigma ebbing away? Many of these surveyed adults also stated they are drinking less alcohol in favor for a healthier lifestyle.

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