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  1. Ron Strider

    Scotland In Line For Multi-Million Pound Boost From New Cannabis Industry

    Scotland is set for a multi-million pound boon from the cannabis industry after a worldwide health agency confirmed that the drug provides medicinal relief for a range of ailments. Researchers have examined the health properties of Cannabidiol (CBD) — which is the non-psychoactive ingredient...
  2. Ron Strider

    Can Marijuana Cure Alzheimer's Disease

    Marijuana could be a game changer for this deadly neurodegenerative disorder. Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a neurodegenerative disorder characterized by the deposition of Aβ amyloid plaques and twisted tangles of a protein called "tau" in regions of the brain responsible for memory and...
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    Problem with sudden death

    Hi all, Newbie here. I need some help please. I have pics here of my sad 8 week old dwarf! It finally died due to something I do not know and need help to figure out if it is a soil borne disease before I plant again. Outdoor grow in soil mix of 40% fresh organic soil mix (Packaged) (No...
  4. Q

    Orange splotches on leaves with pictures - Please help!

    Hello, My Soil: organic garden soil mixed with perlite My Nutrients: BioThrive Grow and Botanicare Cal-Mag Plus pH'd in the 6's My Light: 300W LED I've noticed these orange splotches and I have no idea what they are, I'm still new at growing, and I found this on my Green Crack in...
  5. Ron Strider

    Refurbished Arizona Bank Becomes Marijuana Drive-Thru

    It used to be a place to deposit your green. Now it's where you buy it! Drive-thru pharmacies have made picking up your prescription meds more convenient for decades. In Sun City, Ariz., shopping for marijuana will now be just as easy. All Greens Dispensary opened Arizona's the first...
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    Can Cannabis cure Meniers Disease? Tinnitus and vertigo

    CAN CANNABIS CURE MENIERE'S DISEASE? WHAT IS MENIERES DISEASE? Meniere's disease is a fairly new condition officially identified in 2005, although the first description of this condition appeared in 1861 by French physician Prosper Meniere. So it is recorded as a rare disorder that...
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    Greetings from grant724

    Just wanted to introduce myself as suggested. I started using medical cannabis since I was a teenager, replacing 8 years of forced Ritalin and tobacco use, and honestly, I went from a very troubled special ed kid to an even-keeled successful adult when I started smoking cannabis. Marriage...
  8. K

    Spidermite and maybe zinc deficiency - Help and insight would be greatly appreciated

    Hello!! I have browning and die-off at the tips of my leaves. I was thinking a zinc deficiency, as they've been outside and have been receiving rain instead of a feed regiment. I'd love some insight on whether this is a correct diagnosis or if there are other suggestions. Another...
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    New Member

    Hello, I am a cancer patient and have had five operations to remove the tumors of my rare disease. I live Masschusetts which recently legalized cannibis. I hope to learn how to produce weed to ease the pain. Thanks
  10. Ron Strider

    Medical Marijuana For Ailing Dog? Just Don't Let Him Inhale

    Question: I have a cat who suffers from inflammatory bowel disease and a dog whose arthritis has gotten really bad now that he's 13. I asked my veterinarian about using medical marijuana for them, and he actually laughed at me. If it's legal for humans why wouldn't it be OK for pets? Answer...
  11. Ron Strider

    GA: Expanded Medical Cannabis Law In Effect

    As of July 1, several new conditions are eligible for treatment with cannabis oil, under Georgia's expanded program allowing the use of a medicine derived from marijuana. Anyone under hospice care, whether inpatient or outpatient, is eligible to be treated the cannabidiol oil, as long as a...
  12. Ron Strider

    Medical Marijuana Can Treat Parkinson's

    As a nurse manager at a local nursing facility and a Millersville University nursing student, I want to express the importance of the introduction of medical marijuana as a treatment option for people suffering with Parkinson's disease. With the recent granting of 12 medical marijuana permits...
  13. Ron Strider

    Marijuana Could Help Treat Alzheimer's: Here's How It Would Work

    You've probably heard this before. As early as 2008, several reports, including one published in Molecular Pharmaceutics, began proposing various therapeutic pathways by which cannabinoids could treat Alzheimer's Disease patients, but none were proven. In 2014, a group of scientists made a...
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    Leaf Problem Help

    Hi, I am a new grower and have been given a couple of plants. On one of them there are small orange speckles on the leaves, and the other has some larger paler spots. It's only on two leaves, but I'm worried it might be the start of a disease? Any help is highly appreciated!
  15. Ron Strider

    Frequent Recreational Weed Puts Your Mouth At Risk

    Frequent recreational use of cannabis, including marijuana, hashish, and hash oil, ups the risk of gum disease, a recent study has found. Periodontal (gum) disease is an inflammatory reaction to a bacterial infection below the gum line. Left untreated, gum disease can lead to receding gums...
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    Leaf problem second opinion - Soil grow

    I have two special queens and a delicious seeds cotton candy going right now. I had to chop a white widow last week because of this problem. I had what i believe was a spider mite problem and sprayed them with neem a month ago. It seemed to stop the bugs from eating my plants. I sprayed again...
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    Toxicity? Deficiency?

    Hey fellow farmers, What's this? It was first on 2-3 leaves on only one plant. Now it's on few leaves of my other girls as well. I flushed them for the first time in flowering 4 days ago but they didn't disappear, they tripled after that. I fed them yesterday half strength as it is already...
  18. FeloniousPunk

    Pure CBD to combat Complex Regional Pain Syndrome - CRPS

    Hi All, Does anyone know a supplier of CBD, no THC? There is an article in today's Toronto Star about a woman suffering from this terrible disease. Thornhill woman sees positivity through pain of rare disease | Toronto Star I going to send her friends the link to this thread. Hope we...
  19. K

    GA: Number Of State Registered Medical Cannabis Patients Growing

    Atlanta – More than 1,300 people have been registered as medical cannabis patients in Georgia, state officials said last week. That patient number has grown since the first Georgia medical marijuana registration card was issued in July 2015. Sheila Pierce of the Department of Public Health...
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    Missouri Lawmakers Push For More Comprehensive Medical Marijuana Law

    Missouri may be the next state to offer medical marijuana to suffering patients. Two senators recently filed separate medical marijuana measures to be considered when the 2017 legislative season starts, both of which propose a comprehensive legal marijuana program for more patients, reports...