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Marijuana Disrupts Cancer Pathway of Cigarettes

According to new research conducted in Japan; chemicals in marijuana (THC and CBD) block the activity of a cancer causing enzyme that is common in cigarette smokers. The researchers concluded that these compounds could be useful in the treatment of cancer. “Accordingly, CBD and its related compounds, which are potent inhibitors of CYP1A1 activity, would […]

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Still Believe Nature Got It Wrong? Marijuana Benefits!

News Source: http://csglobe.com/still-believe-nature-got-it-wrong-marijuana-benefits/ Top 10 Health: Marijuana Benefits There is no plant on Earth more condemned than marijuana. We’re talking about a living organism which governments have taken upon themselves to designate as an illegal substance. Despite no existing evidence of anyone ever dying of a marijuana overdose, possession of this plant is still illegal […]

Who Is Trying To Patent Marijuana? – CSglobe

The secret is out: marijuana is medicine. And not to the surprise of the pharmaceutical industry, who is slowly but surely gaining exclusive rights to the medical properties of this age-old plant. But wait. How can a company, other than Monsanto, patent a plant? That’s not a serious question, but it brings up a serious […]

Three people shot at pro-marijuana rally in Denver

DENVER, April 20 (Reuters) – Three people were shot and wounded at a pro-marijuana rally on Saturday, disrupting the first celebration of a symbolic drug culture holiday since Colorado voters legalized the recreational use of pot. A man and a woman were each shot in the leg and a youth was grazed by a bullet, […]

Bill to Legalize and Regulate Marijuana Introduced in Alabama

Many traditionally write off the Southern United States as an area dead to cannabis law reform, but one Representative is behind a new effort that can change all of that. This week, Rep. Patricia Todd (D-Birmingham) has introduced House Bill 550, the Alabama Cannabis and Hemp Reform Act of 2013. This measure would legalize the […]

UK’s new drug czar wanted marijuana legalised

News Source: Times Online Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs January 14, 2010 – A RETIRED academic who once called for marijuana to be legalised was appointed as the British government’s new adviser on the harm caused by drugs. Les Iversen, a former pharmacology professor at the University of Oxford, was made interim chairman […]

“Forgetful Politicians” Deck of Cards Comings Soon!!

“Forgetful Politicians” a deck of cards brought to you by Nice People Take Drugs ‘Within almost every group in every society, you will find people who have consumed cannabis and other drugs at some point in their lives. Politicians are no different.’ The good people of Release, the long established charity advising people about drugs, […]