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Hemp for Victory

Hemp for Victory

Hemp for Victory is a black-and-white United States government film made during World War II, explaining the uses of hemp, encouraging farmers to grow as much as possible.

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Dr. Donald Tashkin Marijuana Lung Cancer Study

We hypothesized that there would be a positive association between marijuana use and lung cancer, and that the association would be more positive with heavier use. What we found instead was no association at all, and even a suggestion of some protective effect.

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Dr. Tod Mikuriya And Medical Marijuana

Mikuriya

Dr. Tod Mikuriya, one of the world’s foremost authorities on the uses of medical Cannabis. He has few peers in his clinical knowledge of Cannabis’ therapeutic uses, efficacy, history, culture, policies, routes of administration and potential for abuse.

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Decarboxylation of Tetrahydrocannabinolic acid

Tetrahydrocannabinolic

European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA) paper on: Decarboxylation of Tetrahydrocannabinolic acid (THCA) to active THC.
Authors: Kerstin Iffland, Michael Carus and Dr. med. Franjo Grotenhermen,
nova-Institut GmbH
Hürth (Germany), October 2016

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Alzheimer’s Disease Prevention

Alzheimer's Disease Prevention

Alzheimer’s disease – a progressive mental deterioration that can occur in middle or old age, due to generalized degeneration of the brain. It is the most common cause of premature senility.

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Human Breast Milk

Human Breast Milk

Human breast milk naturally contains many of the same cannabinoids found in marijuana, which are actually extremely vital for proper human development.

Endocannabinoids have been detected in maternal milk and activation of CB1 (cannabinoid receptor type 1) receptors appears to be critical for milk sucking and activating oral-motor musculature.

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Fundamental Human Rights

Human Rights

Specific violations from the international bill of human rights include governments’ shirking their specific legal “obligation to refrain from prohibiting or impeding traditional preventive care, healing practices and medicines”, engaging in the “deliberate withholding or misrepresentation of information vital to health protection or treatment” and adopting “laws or policies that interfere with the components of the right to health.”

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