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Painsomnia: When Falling Asleep Hurts, CBD Can Help

According to the Sleep Foundation, 45% of Americans say that poor or inefficient sleep has affected their daily activities. 

Does Marijuana Work Better Than Sleeping Pills For Insomnia?

If you’re not currently receiving any treatment for insomnia, or if your current treatment isn’t enhancing the duration and quality of your sleep, you may want to give cannabis a try.

How To Use Marijuana To Help You Fall Asleep

Research suggests marijuana can help you fall asleep, but habitual use could lead to some problems.

Microdosing Marijuana For Depression: What To Expect

Depression — major depressive disorder in clinical-speak — affects 40 million adults every year. It is treatable, but only 40 percent of those affected will seek appropriate help.

Cannabis As A Treatment For Anorexia: Here’s What You Need To Know

Aside from the euphoria, probably the most common effect of cannabis is — to avoid using a medical term — munchies.

Are Synthetic Cannabinoid Medications As Effective As Marijuana?

Synthetic cannabinoids can produce similar effects as marijuana, though there are some issues with efficacy, tolerability, and, on the research side, FDA testing.

You Should Reconsider Using Store-Bought CBD To Treat Seizures

In patients with rare forms of epilepsy, artisanal CBD increased seizures while pharmaceutical CBD caused seizure reduction.

Cannabis And Lou Gehrig’s Disease: Here’s What You Should Know

Lou Gehrig’s Disease (also known as ALS ) is a fatal motor neuron disease, affecting an estimated 30,000 Americans. 

Using Marijuana For Better, More Relaxing Meditation Sessions

It’s a powerful combination that can elevate your mood, inspire you to explore new fitness routines, and even boost your physical health.

How Marijuana Affects Different Parts Of Your Brain

Marijuana — or indeed, any substance you introduce into your body — can have different effects on different parts of your brain, and their corresponding functions.

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Why The Black Market Continues To Thrive — And What Is Being Done About It

While the black market is thriving in nearly every market where cannabis is sold — it was 60% of second quarter sales in Canada in 2019 — it appears to be particularly troublesome in California.

Trying To Get Some ZZZZs? Here’s Why Nyquil Isn’t Your Best Bet

After pounding some Nyquil, you settle in, expecting to feel recovered and energized when the sun rises. But it hardly works that way, right?

Researchers Tricked People Into Hallucinating From Fake Psychedelics

Researchers found that setting and context played a bigger role in psychedelic experience than previously assumed.