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Marijuana is consumed in many ways this affects the chemical composition of marijuana, resulting in a different ‘high’ depending on the way it is taken. In this video we look at the difference between smoking and taking edibles and how this changes the high and the chemical composition of the drug. Further reading: https://academic.oup.com/jat/article-abstract/16/5/276/797725 https://www.nature.com/npp/journal/v26/n6/abs/1395868a.html
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This year’s free Koadlow Lecture, ‘Medicinal cannabis in Australia: Weeding out the facts’ features Dr Richard di Natale, outgoing Senator and former leader of the Australian Greens, and Prof Iain McGregor, Lambert Initiative for Cannabinoid Therapeutics, University of Sydney. They discuss the use of medicinal cannabis in Australia – what it is, available forms, access
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www.hrmvideo.com National drug-education experts agree that targeted, age-appropriate elementary school drug education is essential to safeguarding students against the hazards of drug use and addiction. This fact-filled program uses a mix of teen hosts, kids talking about real-life experiences, animated characters and creative skits. Formats include spoofs on classic movies, game shows, courtroom programs and
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As national attitudes and laws around cannabis use have evolved, so have the commercially grown strains of the plant. Some marijuana varieties today contain levels of THC, the drug’s psychoactive compound, as high as 50 percent, compared to around 5 percent a generation ago. But as science correspondent Miles O’Brien reports, the effects of cannabis
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Watch more Marijuana Facts & Medical Marijuana videos: http://www.howcast.com/videos/506389-The-Case-against-Medical-Marijuana-Marijuana As you’ve probably noticed, the main opposition to medical cannabis comes from law enforcement, and comes from the Office of National Drug Control Policy, which funds organizations in your community, like DARE, or Partnership for Drug-Free America. There’s actually not a lot that they can cover
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Dr. Kevin P. Hill, M.D., M.H.S, is Director of Addiction Psychiatry at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, and author of Marijuana: The Unbiased Truth About America’s Favorite Weed. His clinical experience treating adolescents and young adults with marijuana and opioid use disorders, with an extensive research background, combine
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Marijuana has a long history as a psychoactive drug in pop culture, as a political issue in the fight for legalization, and as one of the oldest crops grown. Before marijuana was even consumed for its psychoactive powers, farmers cultivated the ‘hemp’ version of the plant for industrial purposes. Hemp fibers were valuable at the
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Canada became the second country in the world to legalize recreational marijuana on June 19, 2018, though it would be four months before becoming effectively legal. And because it’s now legal, many people assume that means it must be safe and harmless. It’s a natural product and has proven medical benefits. But are we hearing
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Steven looks at the medical benefits and drawbacks of both nicotine and medical marijuana to make an unbiased comparison of the two. Want to watch the full show every day? Join #MugClub! http://louderwithcrowder.com/mugclub Use promo codes “student” “veteran” “military” to get daily access for $69/year! Shop the official #LWC store: http://louderwithcrowdershop.com Follow me on Twitter:
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Zkittlez Feminized is an Indica-dominant strain with heavy yield, perfect for novice growers. It finishes flowering in 7 to 8 weeks from seed and can be grown outdoors to early October. Zkittlez Feminized has a THC level of around 19%. Recreational users find it expansive and cerebral. Meanwhile, medical applications are primarily for anxiety and
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Watch more Marijuana Facts & Medical Marijuana videos: http://www.howcast.com/videos/506406-Origins-of-Marijuana-Marijuana Despite what you might have heard about marijuana being some alien demon plant that showed up to tempt us to sin, marijuana is actually a natural plant that evolved as part of the earth’s ecosystem and biosphere just like every other plant and organism, including human
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Watch more Marijuana Facts & Medical Marijuana videos: http://www.howcast.com/videos/506367-How-to-Ingest-Marijuana-Marijuana Marijuana, when used for therapeutic use, can be prepared and ingested in several different ways. The most common way that most people know about is smoking. Rolling that into a cigarette-looking item, and inhaling. I think that’s how most of us have seen cannabis used in
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Watch more Marijuana Facts & Medical Marijuana videos: http://www.howcast.com/videos/506372-Is-Marijuana-Addictive-Marijuana The addiction to drugs like heroin, nicotine which is in tobacco, and even caffeine which is in coffee are far stronger on a chemical physiological level than anything that we’ve been able to document withdrawal from the use of marijuana. The classic addiction that we imagine
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A brief History of Cannabis use from around the world over the past 16,000 years. For more information see http://www.420resource.net Audio supplied by Youtube Audio Library “Busy Beat” by Silent Partner https://www.youtube.com/audiolibrary Motion Graphics by DeFino Productions http://www.daviddefino.com
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How can you talk to your kids about marijuana? Jamie Balavitch of the Oakwood Taylor Teen Health Center and SEMCA’s Theresa Webster provide tips on starting the conversation before middle school. Visit http://www.oakwood.org/teen-services.
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Welcome to Impact Factor, your weekly dose of commentary on a breaking medical study. This week, we’re going green with a look at a study appearing in JAMA Network Open that takes the lead for my favorite sentence ever to appear in a medical journal: “Historically, cannabis has predominantly been smoked using various implements such
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Learn about the brain reward system and the biochemical processes that occur during marijuana use. Suggested for use after showing Reward Circuit: How the Brain Responds to Natural Rewards and Drugs: https://youtu.be/DMcmrP-BWGk See also: How the Brain Responds to Methamphetamine How the Brain Responds to Cocaine This video, along with a text and pdf version,
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Weed has been a controversial topic in America since the Reefer Madness days thanks to fear mongering and propaganda. Lee explains why you shouldn’t believe it. Celebrate 4/20 with some of our favorite videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VwRIZHOHBLE&list=PLDbSvEZka6GGRBBrNFImr0GRV0ELF33Ie&index=2&t=0s Click here to subscribe to VICE: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE About VICE: The Definitive Guide To Enlightening Information. From every corner of the
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