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Archive for March, 2010

N.S. must pay for woman’s medical marijuana

Posted on March 31st, 2010 by by cbcc

http://thechronicleherald.ca/Front/9015883.html By BEVERLEY WARE South Shore Bureau | UPDATED 3:24 P.M. Wed. Mar 31 – 2:12 PM The province has been ordered to pay for the medical marijuana used by a woman who is on social assistance. In a decision released this afternoon, the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia has ordered the Department of Community [...]

Study of 4000 debunks gateway theory

Posted on March 30th, 2010 by by cbcc

http://www.csdp.org/publicservice/medicalmj08.htm Study of 4000 indicates marijuana discourages use of hard drugs http://www.harmreductionjournal.com/content/4/1/16 A ground-breaking study of 4117 marijuana smokers in California1 reveals that the ‘Gateway Theory’ probably had it backwards. Instead of enticing young people to use other drugs, this study suggests that marijuana may have the opposite effect. This first-ever clinical examination of a [...]

Lip Balms

Posted on March 22nd, 2010 by by cbcc

Recipe Book Index Lip Balm contains cannabis and calendula oils as well as Shea butter added for both skin moisturizing and a natural sunscreen. They are easily flavoured with pure essential oils for either personal taste or specific health issues. Lip Balm Melt 1⁄2 C. Shea Butter & 1⁄2 Cup Beeswax Warm 3⁄4 C. Massage [...]

Salves

Posted on March 22nd, 2010 by by cbcc

Recipe Book Index Watch the Salve Making Video Tutorial Equipment used: We use two elements, two pots full of water and two 1 litre Jars that hold about 4 Cups Regular Salve is made by adding melted beeswax to cannabis massage oil to the desired consistency and is good for all first-aid purposes, as well [...]

UC Studies Show Marijuana Therapeutic Value

Posted on March 16th, 2010 by by cbcc

UCSD Medical Center News Release Date: February 17, 2010 First results in United States in 20 years from clinical trials of smoked cannabis Researchers from the University of California’s Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research (CMCR) have found “reasonable evidence that cannabis is a promising treatment” for some specific, pain-related medical conditions. Their findings, presented today [...]