Category: Medical marijuana

Many readers of our blog are interested in news about medical marijuana. In this section we publish posts on therapeutic use.

What is Cannabis concentrate – Wax?

What is Wax?

Wax is a cannabis concentrate that has become very popular thanks to its powerful effect and the versatility it presents for consumption. It is a type of butane hash oil (BHO) – obtained through a process in which butane gas is used to separate cannabinoids and terpenes from the plant elements of marijuana.  We would call it wax, which tells us a bit about its appearance: it is a product between honey and dark caramel color – never black – that can be creamy, grainy or present a more brittle consistency similar to caramel. The appearance of the final product...

Complete regulation of cannabis

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The goal is for cannabis to be removed from the Controlled Substances Act. In this way, each of the states can set their own regulations on the use of the plant, while legalizing its sales. Therefore, legalization can also include taxes. However, this was not the most striking point of the initiative. The project has an important social aspect: working with recreational cannabis users. Especially with those who belong to communities of color. Thus, the law could eliminate conviction records and invest in communities where drug cases have been most harshly dealt with. Thus, they will be the ones who...

The hypocrisy of cannabis regulation

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According to the latest survey carried out by the Ministry of Health, Consumption and Social Welfare, 11% of citizens (more than four million people) have used cannabis in the last year. Although its consumption in your private home is not illegal in this country, it is illegal to sell or grow it. Medical cannabis use Cannabis is a substance that is mostly used to treat quite specific patients. Although these can be seen within a wide range of diseases, the symptoms are usually very similar: chronic pain, weakness. The quality of life in many cases is nil, when it could...

Cannabis as a tool against autism in children and adolescents

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More and more studies are being carried out about the health benefits of cannabis. Therefore, many are the countries that are approving its legalization. Now, a new study conducted with autism patients age 18 and younger has shown that cannabis oil can serve as a treatment for autism spectrum disorder (ASD). In addition, it has been shown that, in addition to serving, it is a safe and effective option to relieve symptoms. Both children and adolescents tolerate this treatment well. Medicinal cannabis is capable of relieving symptoms such as seizures, tics, depression, restlessness, and fits of rage caused by autism....