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67,300 Americans poisoned by psychoactive plants and mushrooms

Employees at the Columbus National Children’s Hospital in Ohio conducted a study and found that between January 2000 and December 2017, 67,300 Americans sought medical attention after poisoning with psychoactive plants. Cannabis most often causes hospitalization 31,631 people (47%) ended up in the hospital due to cannabis intoxication. 14,133 patients (21%) were poisoned by plants …

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Why does hemp help lose weight?

Many Americans taking cannabinoids for medicinal purposes have paid attention to the side effect of hemp therapy associated with weight loss. Therefore, our editors decided to find out why the plant helps fight obesity. How cannabis contributes to weight loss? Employees at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine conducted a study in which 4,657 …

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Las Vegas has become the most popular tourist destination for hemp lovers

In 2017, recreational hemp was legalized in the US state of Nevada. After that, the cannabis industry began to develop in Las Vegas, and two years later the city became the most popular tourist destination for marijuana lovers. Our editors have compiled a list of the most interesting events and attractions. Hemp workshops An educational …

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Cannabis detoxification: side effects, duration and methods

Every smoker of marijuana may be faced with the need to take a detoxification course from cannabis. Therefore, the editors of our forum prepared an article on the side effects, timing and effective methods of removing cannabinoids from the body. Side Effects of Cannabis Detox If a person consumes cannabis for a long time, then …

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The Cannabis Auction Exchange will be held in New York in New York

On December 7, the first New York hemp auction The Cannabis Auction Exchange will be held at Aloft Hotel. Cannabis varieties and products with a high concentration of CBD will be sold under the hammer. At the auction, it will be possible to buy large quantities of hemp products The organizers of the event compiled …

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The number of cannabis consumers among Finnish teens has doubled

The Finnish Institute for Health and Well-being published the results of the survey, which involved 4,600 ninth-graders aged 15 to 16 years. Researchers found that the number of cannabis consumers among adolescents doubled. Teenagers prefer marijuana over alcohol In the 1990s, only 5% of adolescents used cannabis. Now, this figure has grown to 10%. According …

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Electronic cigarettes with THC and deba increase the chance of getting cancer

A new study by Portland State University showed that terpenes and other components, which are often added to cannabis distillates to improve taste and smell, can emit toxins that increase the likelihood of getting cancer. University scientists have investigated the chemical reaction that occurs when hemp is consumed through soaring or smoking debs. For the …

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In Brazil, allowed to sell medical hemp in pharmacies

On December 3, the Brazilian National Agency for Health Monitoring (Anvisa) approved a bill authorizing the sale of medical hemp in pharmacies. However, the agency opposed the proposal to lift the ban on the cultivation of medicinal cannabis varieties in the country. Brazilian companies will produce drugs with cannabinoids The Anvisa press service said that …

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On the plane of the deceased rapper Juice WRLD found 32 kilograms of marijuana

On December 8, American rapper Jared Higgins, known by the pseudonym Juice WRLD, died at a medical center in Oak Lawn. FBI officers ransacked a private plane in which the singer flew in and confiscated 32 kilograms (70 pounds) of marijuana. Onboard airliner transported weapons and drugs Chicago police said FBI agents were waiting for …

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Miss Universe Canada contestant performs in hemp costume

Miss Universe Canada contestant Alyssa Boston performed in a hemp outfit at a competition in the National Costume category. The girl explained her choice by the desire to celebrate the anniversary of the legalization of marijuana in Canada. The cannabis costume represents the medicinal potential of the plant During a Boston performance on stage, the …