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2014-03-27 23:28:19

A new documentary film is underway featuring five patients who are using cannabis extract to become illegally healed. While the treatment is illegal under U.S. federal law, we follow their journey into California and Colorado where five people find local sanctuary for a much needed option for medical treatment. Denver, CO (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 Illegally Healed LLC is a production company and advocacy group that is dedicated to helping bring awareness to the faith, science, and hope of...

2014-03-26 23:33:39

“Black Pepper Health Benefits”, a new report on the website Vkool.com uncovers health and nutrition benefits of black pepper, and some reasons to love it. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 “Black Pepper Health Benefits”, a new report created by Sharon Meserve on the site Vkool.com shows health and nutrition benefits of black pepper, and detailed instructions on how to use it properly. In the first part of this report, people will discover 10 reasons why they should add black...

2014-03-26 23:02:52

The Grounds Guys have ways to walk away “alive” using plants and other natural foliage to avoid being made a zombie. Waco, Texas (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 From the hit television show “The Walking Dead” to the popular online game Plants vs. Zombies, now, more than ever, it is time to be prepared to survive the zombie apocalypse. Overall, surviving a zombie apocalypse may sound tough, but The Grounds Guys have ways to walk away “alive” using plants and other natural foliage to...

2014-03-26 08:26:08

--Contest Seeks Fastest Time to Eat Three of the Hottest Pepper in the World, Smokin' Ed's Carolina Reaper®-- NEW YORK, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHO: Guinness World Record officials, Smokin' Ed Currie -- Guinness World Record Holder for Hottest Pepper and pepper heads from all over. Two big names in the fiery foods world, Ted Barrus "The Fire Breathing Idiot" and Steve "The Machine" Smallwood are participating. WHAT: Pepper eating contest featuring the World's Hottest...

2014-03-25 23:31:57

The Ganjapreneur is an online publication dedicated to an in-depth coverage of the emerging cannabis industry. With a new website, a free weekly newsletter, and a freshly updated social media presence, the publication's final goal is to offer a helpful resource to the courageous "ganjapreneurs" of America as they build the world's first fully-regulated marijuana market. Bellingham, Washington (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 The cannabis industry has been dominating popular media...

2014-03-25 23:25:51

TechNich Solutions LLC’s release of their BugVibes™ Cherry marks a major new technology milestone in the production of organic, non-GMO, and all-natural cherries with minimal pest damage. Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 William Nicholson, president of TechNich Solutions LLC, announced the launch of their next product, BugVibes™ Cherry. This BugVibes™ kit is customized to repel pests attracted to cherry trees. As the continued debate on the importance of GMO foods, organic...

2014-03-25 08:32:41

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Marijuana Sector continues brisk expansion while Cannabis companies advance with high volume activity as market grows more popular by the day: DirectView Holdings, Inc. (OTC: DIRV), Tranzbyte Corporation (OTC: ERBB), Terra Tech Corp. (OTC: TRTC), United Treatment Centers, Inc. (OTC: UTRM) and Latteno Food Corp. (OTC: LATF) DirectView Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: DIRV), a company focused on ownership and...

2014-03-25 08:28:46

Canna Products USA's actions will create jobs for America's small farmers GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Canna Products USA (CP USA), global manufacturers and distributors of industrial hemp, will work with America's industrial hemp farmers to legally grow and manufacture domestic hemp crops for its Tommy Chong, Yellow Emperor and Bluegrass Natural food, cosmetic and herbal hemp-product lines. "We currently import 100% of our oil because federal laws have...

Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms May Be Treated With Medical Marijuana: AAN
2014-03-25 07:24:26

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The American Academy of Neurology (AAN) released a new guideline this week that suggests there is little evidence to back up claims that most complementary or alternative medicine (CAM) therapies effectively treat symptoms of multiple sclerosis. However, one particular type of CAM therapy may help relieve symptoms of spasticity, pain associated with spasticity and frequent urination in patients with MS, said the AAN in its new...

2014-03-24 08:29:50

Listed on the Canadian Securities Exchange CSE: N OTC Pink: NXTTF Germany FSE: M5BN VANCOUVER, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Next Gen Metals Inc., ("Next Gen", the "Company") (CSE: N; OTC: NXTTF; Frankfurt: M5BN) is pleased to announce its first quarterly corporate update. Highlights of the first quarter of 2014: -- Next Gen diversified into the Medical Marijuana, Industrial Hemp and Alternative Medicine industries (See press release dated February 26, 2014)...


Latest Medicinal plants Reference Libraries

Black Pepper, Piper nigrum
2014-02-15 08:34:58

Piper nigrum is a flowering vine species. The plant may also be commonly referred to as Black Pepper. The species belongs to the Piperaceae family. It is indigenous to south India; however the plant is widely cultivated worldwide. The fruit, often referred to as its drupe, is sought after and dried. The spice or seasoning is used as the common, table black pepper. To date, Vietnam produces the largest amount of pepper, exporting 34% of the entire world’s pepper supply. P. nigrum may be...

Boldo, Peumus boldus
2014-02-15 08:05:25

Peumus boldus is a tree in the Monimiaceae family. It is the only species in the genus Peumus. It is commonly referred to as Boldo. P. boldus has green leaves with a strong woody and slightly bitter flavor. They are used in Latin America for culinary purposes. Although not widely known, the species’ small green fruits are nutritious and apparently have a pleasant flavor. Its flavor comes primarily from the chemical ascaridole. In some areas, P. boldus is mixed with yerba mate or other...

Laurel, Laurus novocanariensis
2014-02-14 14:59:58

Laurus novocanariensis is a large shrub or tree that belongs to the Lauraceae family. The genus includes 3 species each containing several overlapping characteristics. L. novocanariensis can grow up to 66 feet high. It has aromatic, dark green glossy and leathery leaves, which have small glands in the armpit of the spine. The shrub or tree has lateral veins. It bears small white flowers that are about .4 inches in diameter.  The flowers are born in pairs beside a leaf. The fruit it...

Selasian wood, Cinnamomum parthenoxylon
2014-02-10 07:32:18

Cinnamomum parthenoxylon is an evergreen tree species. The species may also be commonly referred to as Selasian Wood, Saffrol Laurel or Martaban Camphor Wood. The plant is a member of the Lauraceae family. It is indigenous to south and eastern Asia, specifically, Bhutan, Burma, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Nepal, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam. Cinnamomum parthenoxylon trees grow anywhere between 33 and 66 feet tall. Its trunk and branches are covered by a grey or...

Camphorwood, Cinnamomum oliveri
2014-02-10 07:20:22

Cinnamomum oliveri is a tree species commonly growing in rainforest habitats. The species can be found along the areas of Australia’s eastern coast, specifically from coastal New South Wales to the northern tip, Cape York Peninsula and down south in the rainforest behind Seven Mile Beach. It prefers warm, temperate areas and grows best in sedimentary soils. C. oliveri belongs to the Lauraceae family and the plant is often commonly referred to as the Camphorwood, Oliver’s Sassafras,...

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