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Niamh Tumilty

July 19, 2019
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The Pinene Terpenes in Cannabis Can Help You Breathe Easier

A growing body of research points to the endocannabinoid system (ECS) as a promising mechanism for treating or healing a […]
July 18, 2019
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A Little Eucalyptol Goes a Long Way for Medicinal Cannabis

Have you ever wondered what makes an orange smell fresh and citrusy, or what gives lavender its soothing scent? That […]
July 17, 2019
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Caryophyllene: the Anti-Alcohol Cannabis Terpene

In the world of cannabis, terpenes are starting to have their moment. Most people have heard of THC, and more […]
July 16, 2019
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Understanding Linalool: The Strongest Smelling Cannabis Terpene

For a long time, the primary focus of cannabis studies has been the cannabinoid THC, and mostly for its psychoactive […]
July 13, 2019
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New Study Highlights Dangers of Synthetic Cannabis for Teens

Teens who use synthetic cannabis face elevated risks of serious health consequences like coma and seizures, according to a recent […]
July 6, 2019
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How To Qualify for Medical Marijuana in the U.S.

Medical cannabis is legal in 33 American states and the District of Columbia. For many Americans today, it’s accepted as […]
June 27, 2019
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Can Hemp Save the Planet?

It’s become increasingly difficult to ignore the fact that the earth is facing an environmental crisis: from pole to pole, […]
June 7, 2019
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How Hemp Could Help Solve the Global Plastic Crisis

Plastic does not have a great reputation at the moment. Although it’s an incredibly versatile material, it also comes with […]
February 15, 2019
Is CBD oil Cannabidiol? Are they the same?

All CBD Oils Have Cannabidiol, But They’re Not All the Same (or Legal)

In 32 American states, you can now get a prescription for medical cannabis. In ten of those states, you can […]