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New Marijuana Ruling Shows The Age of Deception On The Most Medicinal Plant In The World Is Coming To An End

New Marijuana Ruling Shows The Age of Deception On The Most Medicinal Plant In The World Is Coming To An End













Marco Torres, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

More than a dozen U.S. states have now completely decriminalized the act of possessing marijuana and both Colorado and Washington have made it legal to possess, sell, transport and cultivate the plant. But soon it may be legalized across the entire country following a … More

September 2, 2013 | By | 18 Replies More
The 10 Reasons Cannabis Is Far Safer Than Alcohol For The Consumer and Community

The 10 Reasons Cannabis Is Far Safer Than Alcohol For The Consumer and Community













Marco Torres, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

Both cannabis (marijuana) and alcohol have very different and complex actions on the brain. The long term effects of both are often quite different from their short term effects. We have been led to believe that cannabis is a dangerous and addictive drug that … More

August 26, 2013 | By | 28 Replies More
Hemp Could Free Us From Oil, Prevent Deforestation, Cure Cancer and It’s Environmentally Friendly – So Why Is It Illegal?

Hemp Could Free Us From Oil, Prevent Deforestation, Cure Cancer and It’s Environmentally Friendly – So Why Is It Illegal?













Marco Torres, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

Hemp is a tall, beautiful and gracious looking annual plant that can reach heights over twelve feet. Although hemp (cannabis sativa) and marijuana (cannabis sativa var. indica) come from a similar species of plant, they are very different and confusion … More

May 14, 2013 | By | 34 Replies More
Is Hemp a Miracle Plant That Can Save the World?

Is Hemp a Miracle Plant That Can Save the World?













Jeffrey Green, Guest Writer
Waking Times

Hemp is perhaps the answer to most problems in the world. Ambitious, yes.  An exaggeration, no.

If grown extensively, its diverse uses can be of significant value to the environment, the economy, world hunger, personal health, and so much more.

For the environment, hempMore

April 6, 2013 | By | 3 Replies More
New Study: Vaporized Marijuana is a Safe and Effective Pain Treatment

New Study: Vaporized Marijuana is a Safe and Effective Pain Treatment













Elizabeth Renter, Natural Society
Waking Times

When we talk about the medicinal benefits of marijuana, those who disapprove of its use tend to roll their eyes. But the fact is, this powerful plant has numerous potential applications in healthcare and pain management in particular. A new study has once … More

March 9, 2013 | By | Reply More
12 Things You May Not Know About Cannabis

12 Things You May Not Know About Cannabis













The Joint Blog
Waking Times

The majority of America has either decriminalized cannabis, or legalized it for medicinal purposes

It’s almost hard to believe when you consider how strong prohibition continues in most parts of the country, but 27 states in the U.S. have either decriminalized cannabis possession, legalized … More

March 1, 2013 | By | 11 Replies More
Cannabis: A Powerful Therapy To Reduce Chronic Medications and Prevent Disease

Cannabis: A Powerful Therapy To Reduce Chronic Medications and Prevent Disease













Marco Torres, Prevent Disease
Waking Times 

Cannabidiol, the non-psychoactive part of cannabis plant has been proven medically to relieve many diseases including the inhibition of cancer cell growth. Recent studies have even shown it to be an effective atypical anti-psychotic in treating schizophrenia, a disease many other studies have … More

February 13, 2013 | By | 4 Replies More
Marijuana Legalization is Not Enough! Envisioning a Post-Prohibition World

Marijuana Legalization is Not Enough! Envisioning a Post-Prohibition World













Martin A. Lee, Reality Sandwich
Waking Times 

Pot-smokers of the world unite! You have nothing to lose but your pipe dreams.

Marijuana legalization is a beginning, not an end.

When residents of Colorado and Washington voted to legalize the adult use of cannabis, it felt like a momentary rush of … More

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Cannabidiols Offer Boost Towards a Healthy, Cancer-free Body

Cannabidiols Offer Boost Towards a Healthy, Cancer-free Body













Anna Hunt, Staff Writer
Waking Times

Research institutions around the world are beginning to discover the many positive effects that the cannabis plant has on the human body. More scientists are researching how the properties of marijuana could fulfill the need for effective cancer prevention and treatment. As a result, … More

December 10, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Unnecessary Consequence: How the War on Drugs Affects Us All

Unnecessary Consequence: How the War on Drugs Affects Us All













Elizabeth Renter, Natural Society
Waking Times

You don’t have to sell or use drugs to be affected by the futile and expensive war our government has waged on them. Even if you do consider marijuana to be a drug, you have to recognize the giant waste of time and resources … More

December 10, 2012 | By | 3 Replies More
The Data is Very Strong: Marijuana Plant Extract Stops Cancers From Spreading

The Data is Very Strong: Marijuana Plant Extract Stops Cancers From Spreading













Marco Torres, Prevent Disease
Waking Times

The data is very strong and there’s no toxicity associated with A compound found in cannabis could halt the spread of many forms of aggressive cancer, scientists say.

The first research to show marijuana’s anti-tumor properties was presented at the American Association for Cancer … More

September 28, 2012 | By | 4 Replies More
Schedule 1 Drug?  Proof That Cannabinoids Are Useful For Treating Various Medical Conditions

Schedule 1 Drug? Proof That Cannabinoids Are Useful For Treating Various Medical Conditions













Paul Armentano, NORML
Waking Times

For the second time in recent months, a scientific paper published in a peer-reviewed journal has thoroughly rebutted the present Schedule I status of cannabis under US federal law, which states that the plant and its organic constituents possess a “high potential for abuse,” and … More

August 10, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
How Hempseed Can Slow Premature Aging Due To Chronic Inflammation

How Hempseed Can Slow Premature Aging Due To Chronic Inflammation













Becca Wolford, Contributing Writer
Waking Times 

Inflammation. We have all experienced it.  For the most part, inflammation is GOOD, it is part of the immune response system that tells us when there is infection, stress, illness, or injury.  We then (usually) take the steps necessary to remedy the condition that

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August 7, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Legal Weed: States Where Cannabis is Decriminalized

Legal Weed: States Where Cannabis is Decriminalized













Waking Times

The legalization and decriminalization of marijuana is an issue that has been making more and more appearances in legislative agendas throughout the America. What was once a taboo topic that kept supporters closeted with their opinions has made its way into open forums. Lawmakers around the country are … More

July 12, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Hemp – The Answer To The Global Food Crisis?

Hemp – The Answer To The Global Food Crisis?













Becca Wolford, Contributing Writer
Waking Times 

There are indications (and there have been for a while) that we are entering a stage where food will be in short supply in some regions of our world, and in other areas it will be in abundance, but just too expensive to buy.… More

June 20, 2012 | By | 3 Replies More
Thirteen Things You May Not Know About Cannabis

Thirteen Things You May Not Know About Cannabis













Laurel Dewey, The Weed Blog
Waking Times

1. Smoking marijuana is actually the least effective way to benefit from the medicinal power of marijuana. Opt for liquid extracts, cannabis butters or medicated oils to truly gain the deepest use from this healing plant.

2. The term “marijuana” is actually a … More

June 14, 2012 | By | 14 Replies More
The History of Hemp

The History of Hemp













Becca Wolford, Contributing Writer
Waking Times

Yes, it’s that time of the year – when we celebrate the history of the wonderful plant we know as hemp.

This is the third annual Hemp History Week, and this week is dedicated to education, awareness, health and wellness, and the  movement … More

June 5, 2012 | By | 2 Replies More
Curing Cancer with Cannabis: Interview With Lindsey

Curing Cancer with Cannabis: Interview With Lindsey













Chris Beat Cancer

Describe your experience with conventional doctors and treatments:

My name is Lindsey, and I live in Cape Town, South Africa.  I was diagnosed with Colon Cancer – Sept 2011.

On the 12th August 2011 my life changed forever. I had been to the doctor three times before … More

April 15, 2012 | By | Reply More

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Open Source Plans for Modern Tesla Free Energy Generator Released to Public

Open Source Plans for Modern Tesla Free Energy Generator Released to Public













Terence Newton, Staff Writer
Waking Times

In a world of problems and solutions, few ideas spur both immediate hope and skepticism as the idea of free energy, and, on the brink of ecological disaster, nothing may be of greater importance to the human race.

The story of Nikola More

April 14, 2014 | By | 13 Replies More
Neuroscientist Exposes Dangers of Electromagnetic Fields

Neuroscientist Exposes Dangers of Electromagnetic Fields













Kevin Samson, Guest
Waking Times

Neuroscience has come under scrutiny for its involvement in an array of mind control initiatives and other ethically questionable research. But at least one neuroscientist from Sweden has gone on record to caution against the increasing dangers of Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) on human beings … More

April 14, 2014 | By | Reply More
On the Eve of Construction

On the Eve of Construction













Zen Gardner, Guest
Waking Times

I love the sound of construction. I always have. Not the industrial sound from the kind of massive, offensive structures made with other-worldly looking machines, but the intentional, gentle kind. Small structures going up, improvements on homes, road repairs, even tending to gardens whether … More

April 13, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
Are You Inadvertently Investing in Monsanto’s Toxic Legacy?

Are You Inadvertently Investing in Monsanto’s Toxic Legacy?













Brandon Baker, Eco Watch
Waking Times

Monsanto didn’t achieve $11.8 billion in sales and 404 facilities in 66 countries all on its own.

The company is valued at $60 billion in the marketplace with 525 million shares outstanding, but the three largest mutual fund shareholders, Vanguard, Fidelity and State Street, … More

April 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed

7 Ways Our Children Are Being Brainwashed













Gregg Prescott, M.S., In5D Guest
Waking Times

From birth, virtually all of us have been brainwashed through various outlets that encourage materialism, ego, subservience, control and conformity. But where do the origins of mind control begin and what can we do about it?

1. Religion

As children, the brainwashing begins … More

April 9, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More

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The Truth About Fluoride Becoming More Widely Known

The Truth About Fluoride Becoming More Widely Known













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

Fluoride is a poisonous substance added to many municipal water supplies across the US, Canada, and elsewhere without the permission of the residents. Is there a model that communities can follow to remove it from their water supply? The short answer to this question is yesMore

April 1, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
6 Crimes Against Nature Perpetrated By The Food Industry

6 Crimes Against Nature Perpetrated By The Food Industry













Martha Rosenberg, AlterNet
Waking Times

While many procedures on factory farms are cruel, breeding animals into mutants and violating mother/offspring bonds are truly crimes against nature.

The horrors of factory farming are multifold. Treating animals like heads of lettuce—”forget it’s an animal” says one farming magazine—has created institutionalized ruthlessness toward … More

March 28, 2014 | By | 5 Replies More
Our Respective Journeys Into the Valley of Reason

Our Respective Journeys Into the Valley of Reason













Michael T. Winter, Contributor
Waking Times

The Internet awakening has given birth to a worldwide multitude of people that are disengaging from the programmed paradigm created for us, and awakening to the reality of the dangers we face. The web has supplied a platform for writers to take a crack … More

March 26, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
13 Ways Foodies Are Changing The Food Industry

13 Ways Foodies Are Changing The Food Industry













Heather Callaghan & Jeffrey Green, Guests
Waking Times

A major shift in the consciousness of food consumers is forcing the industry into a competitive race to become more natural.  The market is telling food producers that they no longer want so-called factory food because of its many harmful effects on … More

March 25, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
American Agriculture May Eradicate the Monarch Butterfly Unless Swift Action Is Taken

American Agriculture May Eradicate the Monarch Butterfly Unless Swift Action Is Taken













Dr. Mercola
Waking Times

You may be aware that bees are dying in large numbers across the globe, courtesy of the ever-increasing presence of toxins in our environment. But did you know that the monarch butterfly is also becoming endangered, and for the same reason?

As reported by the New More

March 22, 2014 | By | Reply More