Marijuana – My Sweet Leaf

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I was nineteen the first time I smoked marijuana. During my sheltered teenaged years I had been a “good girl,” turning down that Marlboro and shunning the vodka that tempted my lips. My mother smoked like a chimney and my father drank like a fish, but those actions and the effects of those substances hadn’t impressed me in the least. I didn’t want to smell and taste like an ashtray just to look cool, and I wasn’t interested in getting so obliterated that I couldn’t control my actions. So when my co-worker offered me my first joint, I thought, what the hell. It’s only a plant, right? He had asked me numerous times why I hadn’t already tried “the herb.” My interest in the subject intrigued my co-worker, and one…
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Strains with the Highest CBD Content

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[caption id="attachment_2597" align="alignleft" width="300"] Courtesy leafscience.com[/caption] It’s no longer a secret that CBD strains offer numerous health benefits, including pain relief, insomnia relief, strengthening of bones, calming inflammations, and countering nausea. On top of this, it counteracts the anxiety induced by THC. But perhaps the most important benefit of CBD oil is that it has been shown to slow the growth and/or inhibit the growth of cancer cells. With the many cannabis strains hitting the market on a regular basis, it can be quite challenging to identify the ones that have the highest CBD quantities. The following list should help you choose the CBD strain that is best for you: Harlequin What makes this strain one of the most popular strains among many cannabis users is the fact that it…
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Bong Cleaning 101

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[caption id="attachment_2569" align="alignleft" width="300"] Courtesy milehighcleaner.com[/caption] Got a dirty bong? If you take bong rips quite frequently, there is more than likely some residue caked up and/or swirling inside your bong. So what’s the best (and most economical) way to clean your pieces so that you can enjoy a fresh session? It’s simpler than you might think! Why should you clean your bong regularly? Cleaning your piece is important for many reasons. Not only does your weed taste better in a clean bong, it’s better for your lungs because you won’t cough as much. If you’re having company over, the last thing you want to offer them is a dirty piece of smoking apparatus. It’s not just polite! Plus, if you’re spending your hard-earned dough on premium buds, you want…
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Benefits of a Massage with Cannabis and Hemp Products

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Cannabis is a substance which is now used in so many fields and its legalization is a reality in a lot of countries around the world. The main use is for therapeutic purposes, but it's been experiencing a liberalization in terms of recreational use too. Marijuana is a powerful plant rich in naturally occurring compounds known as cannabinoids. One of the most important cannabinoids is called cannabidiol (CBD). Since CBD has not been studied as much as THC, scientists don’t have much evidence of CBD cannabis seeds medical benefits. However, debate surrounding use of medical marijuana is quickly changing thanks to discovery of CBD properties. Among the health benefits it can bring, lately in Colorado, one of the states where recreational use is allowed, CBD is being used to enhance massages at spas. There…
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Smoking or Vaping in Public: Is It Legal?

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Lately, I’ve noticed a trend among marijuana partakers in Denver and the surrounding areas—vaping and smoking in public. So is it acceptable to do this? In one word, no. It’s against the law. Not only is it illegal, it’s also fairly disrespectful, in my 40-something year old opinion. Look, I love a nice toke any time of the day, particularly when you get the right vape juice. But I understand that not everyone is into smoking marijuana. And as a result, they don’t want to see it in their faces all of the time. So I respect their decision of not wanting to be around pot. Well, that and the fact that it’s illegal in Colorado, according to the Drug policy of Colorado. It seems many marijuana smokers do not…
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