Although smoking any substance would at first consideration seem to be a deeply counter-intuitive treatment for asthma, there is a widespread belief that smoking cannabis can relieve the symptoms of this common and often highly debilitating condition.
The issue of whether it is safe to use cannabis during pregnancy is one that has caused a great deal of controversy in recent years, as this beneficial herb becomes ever more medically and socially acceptable, and consumption rates continue to climb. Current consensus holds that heavy cannabis use during pregnancy may lead to a reduction in infant birth weight, and possibly increase the risk of conditions such as pre-eclampsia. However, the extent to which this occurs may depend on the method of consumption, as well as various other factors.
As with so many psychological and neurological conditions, it can be difficult to ascertain the precise relationship at work; does the sufferer experience the symptoms due to their cannabis use, or do they use cannabis because of their condition?
By the time aggressive breast cancers begin to invade and metastasize surrounding tissue, survival and rehabilitation of the sufferer is highly unlikely. Very little is understood of the complex genetic processes at work during the final stages of the disease, and there are currently few treatment options available.
In December 2011, Discovery Channel aired the first episode of their new documentary-reality series Weed Wars. The show takes a look behind the scenes at California's largest marijuana dispensary, the Harborside Health Center. The first episode sets the scene and introduces the characters in the city of Oakland, where the Harbor Side Health Center is located.
Incredible 50% discount on Jack Herer and Ed Rosenthal Super Bud seeds in the Sensi Seeds Shops, Amsterdam!
For those who cannot make it to Amsterdam to take advantage of this special offer, the 20% discount code on Jack Herer cannabis seeds has been extended for another month, and a 20% discount code has also been created for seeds of Ed Rosenthal Super Bud. These codes are valid for online orders made before December 1st.
Dr Lester Grinspoon is Associate Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. Now one of the most respected and outspoken proponents of cannabis, Dr Grinspoon originally set out to prove it was a harmful drug. In 1967 he began research to scientifically define the dangers of marijuana. His studies led him to a surprising conclusion, the opposite of his hypothesis. Cannabis was not the dangerous drug that he, and the general public, had been led to believe it was.
This month´s featured product is a true taste of the tropics that, amazingly, thrives outdoors in cool climates. Jamaican Pearl is a mouthwatering cannabis sativa strain with an effect and flavor that come unmistakably from the mother´s side of the family, the legendary Marley´s Collie.
One of our legendary strains! Its male ancestor is Hash Plant, an Indica variety so strong and pungent that even seasoned smokers have been known to mistake the flavour of the burning buds for hashish.
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Black Domina awarded first place for Outdoor in Spanish harvest festival! This month we would like to draw your attention to one of our top Indicas - Black Domina. This superb Sensi strain blends the world´s finest Afghani Indica genetics into a rapid-flowering, crystal-coated multiple hybrid whose distinct looks set her apart from the crowd.