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Food Is Medicine: The Diet of Medicinal Foods, Science & History

  7 of the Best Medicinal Foods As we get older and our appetite starts to decline, we tend to consume less calories overall and, therefore, our food choices matter more than ever. Research shows that as caloric intake and absorption of nutrients drops among the...

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New Arizona Opioid Hotline Will Recommend Treatments “” but Not Medical Marijuana

Cannabis might work as a treatment for opiate addiction. A state anti-opiate hotline won't recommend it Using cannabis instead of opiates could save lives, studies say, but Arizona's new opioid hotline for health care providers "” and, soon, for the public "” won't...

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3 Ways Cannabis Helps You Tap The Full Potential Of Yoga

Make sure your body and mind are ready in the first place to be connected, unlocked and upgraded to receive the full effects of this dynamic duo. Weed during yoga (or Ganja Yoga/High Yoga), is another intriguing, relatively uncharted aspect of cannabis done right....

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Senator Calls Out Big Pharma For Opposing Legal Marijuana

A prominent Democratic U.S. senator is slamming pharmaceutical companies for opposing marijuana legalization. "To them it's competition for chronic pain, and that's outrageous because we don't have the crisis in people who take marijuana for chronic pain having...

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Bill requiring testing of medical marijuana for contaminants passes Arizona Senate

Howard Fischer / Capitol Media Services SB-1420 PHOENIX "” Sometime next year, medical marijuana users could get a guarantee of sorts that the drugs they are buying are as good as they've been promised. And they'll know if it has mold, disease-causing bacteria or...

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How Arizona Could Stop Ripping Off Medical-Marijuana Patients, Make Program Better

A bill at the Arizona Legislature would mandate state-regulated testing for medical cannabis, lower patient registration fees, and make other improvements to the 2010 law.         Arizona rips off medical-marijuana patients by collecting fees that are much higher than...

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Why Did Cannabis Become Prohibited in the First Place?

The history of cannabis prohibition is filled with bureaucratic betrayal, political scandal, corporate greed, and zero science.   Cannabis reform has been arguably the biggest public policy topic of this decade. Cannabis reform touches on law, social justice,...

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