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I Use Medical Marijuana To Treat My PTSD
Decades ago I suffered a lightning strike that left me afraid of turning on a clothes dryer for years. At the time, I didn’t have any of the mental health problems that I do now, like depression and anxiety, so it was hard for me to put into words to my family and friends how I felt about my experience.
What Dabs are Like
If you haven’t tried dabs before and are curious to find out what it’s like before you indulge, you’ve come to the right place. It’s definitely a smart decision to educate yourself before you try a mind-altering substance you aren’t familiar with. If we recall back when edibles were gaining more mainstream popularity, we had to give the PSA that this is actually a different experience, because it’s a different chemical reaction, and not the same-ol’ Mary Jane you know and love. I find myself doing a similar spiel with dabs when I talk to people about them nowadays.
Your Friends That Smoke Weed Aren't Lazy
Please note: this is a repost from my Medium page. In 2012, Colorado residents voted to legalize marijuana in a ground-breaking political victory. I was twenty at the time, and even though I was an adamant control freak and had never smoked cannabis myself, I knew enough about it to believe that people deserved a choice. When it was officially legal, I gave it a try and was surprised by the experience, but not as surprised as I was to meet an army of corporate 'stoners' a few years later who changed the way I looked at pot forever.
The Vast Unknown of Consciousness
Inspired by a 3rd-person view of subjective experience Psychedelics, sober reality, & the feeling of oneness
5 Ways to Hemp Your Life (and Why)
Hemp is inarguably one of the most versatile and useful plants on the planet. In fact, it was so important to our economy that farmers in the colonial days were once required to grow hemp for use of the fibers to produce commodities like paper, ropes, and fuel. The declaration of independence was drafted on hemp paper, George Washington and John Adams farmed hemp, and President Abraham Lincoln used hemp oil to fuel his lamps.
A Guide to Cannabis Stock
It is indispensable for players in the cannabis sector to know that the largest cannabis companies are Aphria Inc., Aurora Cannabis Inc., Cronos Group Inc., GW Pharmaceuticals PLC, and Tilray Inc.
Myths and Facts About Cannabis
Weed is the most consumed substance all around the world and it's also the most readily available. However, this doesn't change the fact that most people still believe in some of the myths regarding cannabis. Here we will debunk the most popular ones and go over some facts.
Christmas Gifts for Your Favorite Stoner
Finding Christmas gifts for your favorite stoner friend can be a fun scavenger hunt. There are tons of quirky stoner gifts out there that include everything from your smoking necessities to clothing and decor. When you know your friend’s interests include pot, it make the holidays all the less stressful—and to make matters even easier, I’ve already found some great gift ideas for any cannabis enthusiasts you may know. That stoner in your life will appreciate any and all of your pot-themed gifts, especially with Christmas right around the corner!
Should You Buy Your Medical Marijuana Online?
With the cannabis craze going strong and with 33 states legalizing the use of marijuana for medical purposes, it's really never been easier to legally acquire prescribed medical marijuana. The cannabis industry has been taking everyone by storm as it is becoming one of the fastest expanding industries in modern history, and it just started scratching the surface.
How Do You Know If You're High?
Smoking marijuana does not seem natural to many people because it has not been a legal substance for very long. It is still illegal in most states, so some individuals may just now be learning the side effects of the drug and wanting to know the symptoms of being high on marijuana. How do you know if you’re high and if you have smoked enough to get high? Drug abuse is a real problem, so knowing the side effects and being aware of these symptoms is important in order to smoke weed responsibly.
Surprisingly Good Cannabis Cookbooks to Try
The edible can be a magical blend of your two favorite foods to indulge in: sugar and cannabis. The trick is having the right recipe to have a truly enjoyable desert. The world has grown to include so much more than just pot brownies for good cannabis dining. You now can find cookbooks on cannabis desserts, drinks, hamburgers, eggs, and much more.
Santa Took Shrooms
If you ever read fairy tales or played Super Mario before, then you've probably seen this red toadstool mushroom once or twice. However, you’ve probably never guessed that the Amenita Muscaria or Fly Agaric in English is where the very origins of Christmas stemmed from. From Santa's style, reindeer, bag of goodies, midnight flight, sleigh, the way we decorate our houses and even chimney-based entry into homes can all be tied back to the ancestral traditions of the Sami people from Finland—as well as other arctic circle dwellers.