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Colo. Company Says Pot Pushed Them out of State

By Jen Marnowski, Published: April 23, 2015 at 9:26 PM DENVER – Little Spider Creations had been making scary creations in Denver for 24 years, but the owner of the company says legalizing recreational marijuana changed everything. He recently moved his company to North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.Marc Brawner, the owner, says too many employees were coming in high […]

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Cannabis Consumers Show Greater Susceptibility to False Memories

By Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Published: April 21, 2015 The image shows the brain activation pattern which permits ruling out a stimulus as a false memory. In the control group, the activations are much more intense and extensive than in the group of cannabis consumers. Credit: Hospital Sant Pau A new study published in the journal Molecular Psychiatry, reveals […]

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Police on Guard as MN Gears up for Medical Marijuana Program

By Jon Collins, Published: April 21, 2015 Police chiefs across the state are preparing for the launch of Minnesota’s medical marijuana program this summer. Minnesota passed one of the country’s most restrictive medical marijuana laws last year. It prohibits personally growing marijuana or smoking marijuana and can be prescribed for less than a dozen conditions. Kevin […]

Identifying Teens at Risk for Hashish Use

By New York University, Published: April 13, 2015 The recent increase in popularity of marijuana use coupled with more liberal state-level polices has begun to change the landscape of adolescent marijuana use. More potent forms of marijuana, such as hashish, may present a threat to adolescent health. A wealth of research has been conducted to examine […]

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Marijuana Treats for Dogs Are Now a Thing

By David Stout, Published: April 14, 2015 Pet owners are using them to treat sickly animals or animals in pain Medical marijuana has been known to help humans stave off the eye disease glaucoma, treat nausea induced by chemotherapy and ease the inflammation associated with arthritis. But does the same go for dogs? Well, it just may. Medical marijuana […]