Ending Marijuana Prohibition

Travel Guru Rick Steves Touring Massachusetts in Support of Legalization Initiative, to Donate $100,000

Rick Steves, host of the popular and long-running PBS series Rick Steves’ Europe, has agreed to make a matching donation of $100,000 to the campaign behind Massachusetts’ Question 4 which would legalize cannabis and is up for  a vote this November. Steves’ will also be touring the state in support of Question 4. Steves, who […]

Ending Marijuana Prohibition

Market for Hemp Food to Increase Over 20% by 2020

Research and Markets has announced a new report titled Global Hemp-Based Foods Market 2016-2020, which estimates the growth rate of the hemp food market over the next several years. “Scientists believe that humans have been cultivating hemp for over ten thousand years, owing to its nutritional, medicinal, and industrial properties”, begins the report. “As a […]

Ending Marijuana Prohibition

How to Make Ganja Guacamole

  The possibilities for cooking and baking with cannabis are endless, but how about a fresh treat that is cannabis infused and healthy? This ganja guacamole from Herb is sure to please. Ingredients: 4 avocados, peeled skin and pits removed, one pit reserved 1 cucumber, peeled skin and seeds removed, diced ½ cup chopped green […]

Ending Marijuana Prohibition

Los Angeles Times Endorses Proposition 64 to Legalize Recreational Cannabis

The Los Angeles Times, which is the 4th most distributed newspapers in the United States, has endorsed Proposition 64 to legalize cannabis for everyone 21 and older. This is a particularly big deal considering that the Times opposed Proposition 19 which would have legalized cannabis in 2010. “On balance, the proposition deserves a “yes” vote”, […]

Ending Marijuana Prohibition

Cannabis as a Treatment for Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is a condition in which chronic widespread pain is the primary complaint. It is most often diagnosed in women and has a high prevalence in individuals with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. For many patients, the Fibromyalgia diagnosis may have come after decades of trial and error of various therapies, and stagnant conversations with a doctor who may […]