Catholic Church Dings Florida MMJ Initiative

Catholic Church cross the line

The Catholic Church has medical marijuana in its sights.

Florida’s Catholic bishops are expressing concerns over the medicinal cannabis initiative—Amendment 2—set to go before the voters in the upcoming November election.

On Tuesday, the Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops released a statement on the initiative, pointing out...

Google: Searching for Weed More Than Ever

Searching for Weed More Than Ever

Searching the Internet, let’s admit it, is fun, entertaining, edgy and often educational.

Thanks to our genius friends at Google and their top-secret algorithms that constantly track everything we do online, we can now search for what we’ve all been searching.

And it seems that an interest in weed is burning up the information highway...

THC can Prevent Inflammation Induced by Airway Diseases

imageA new study published in the journal Biochemical Pharmacology, and epublished ahead of print by the National Institute of Health, has found that THC – a compound found in cannabis – is beneficial in preventing inflammation caused by various airway diseases such as bronchitis and emphysema.

“Despite pharmacological treatment,...

Study: Maternal Cannabis Use Not Associated With Negative Effects In Newborns

By Paul Armentano, NORML

imageThe moderate use of cannabis during pregnancy is not an independent risk factor for adverse neonatal outcomes such as low birth weight, according to a literature review published online ahead of print in the journal Obstetrics & Gynecology.

Investigators at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis...

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