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    Marijuana and Terpenes: An Overview – Ever wonder why Orange Kush smells so citrusy or why Blueberry actually tastes like blueberries? Smell and taste happen to be two of the most distinctive features of many cannabis varieties, yet neither has anything...

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    Is Marijuana Addictive? – Marijuana is the most widely used illegal substance in North America and worldwide. As research continues to confirm the relative safety of marijuana, it has become difficult for anyone to find fault with this drug....

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    Does Marijuana Cause Lung Damage? – Most people are aware that tobacco use can lead to numerous lung problems, including impaired breathing and, in some cases, cancer. While usually seen as less harmful, smoking marijuana is also thought to be bad...

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    What Makes Marijuana a ‘Psychoactive’ Substance? – Marijuana is frequently referred to as a ‘psychoactive’ substance, but what does this really mean? ‘Psychoactive’ – A Definition The term ‘psychoactive’ refers to any substance that acts to alter its user’s brain function. Cannabis...

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    How Does Marijuana Affect Dopamine? – Despite all the health hazards associated with drug use, there’s no arguing the fact that drugs – including everyday substances like alcohol and caffeine – make their users feel good, at least in the short...

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    Can You Overdose On Marijuana? – Unlike with many other illicit drugs, marijuana users are not at risk of death from overdose. Numerous studies have come to this conclusion after investigating the toxicity of marijuana and its active components – chemicals...

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    What is CBD? – Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of the major ingredients found in the Cannabis plant. It belongs to a larger class of chemicals called cannabinoids. Unlike THC, CBD is non-psychoactive, which means that it can’t get you...

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    What is THC? – THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol, is the active ingredient in marijuana. It is the chemical responsible for many of the drug’s effects. THC is best known for causing the “high” associated with marijuana. But THC is responsible...

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    Does Marijuana Cause Brain Damage? – Many people still believe that marijuana kills brain cells and that chronic use will eventually lead to brain damage. This frightening belief was popularized in the 1970s when Ronald Reagan famously stated, “the most reliable...

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    Cannabis: A Powerful Antioxidant – Antioxidants have received growing public attention in recent years, thanks in part to aggressive marketing of their numerous health benefits. Blueberries, blackberries and raisins have long been touted as health foods rich in antioxidants, but...

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