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Ask Not What Medical Marijuana Can Do...

by Find Medical Marijuana Dispensaries at Nugs.com on 10/24/2012 - 07:55 pm

As we close out on 2012, it’s astonishing to look back at how far medical marijuana has come.  We’re really living in a progressive age for this industry and it’s truly amazing to be a part of.
 
Yet, despite this evolution, medical marijuana patients are still fighting criticism and denigration on a daily basis.  Regardless of state laws, or what doctors may advocate, medical marijuana is still surrounded by an aura of stereotypes, negativity, and fear.  As patients, we are in a prime position to voice support for this proven medicine and to be seen as legitimate sources of information. 
 
Because we are in such a position, we should seize ...

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A Cannabis Look At Jamaica

by Find Medical Marijuana Dispensaries at Nugs.com on 10/08/2012 - 06:42 pm

Jamaica and Ganja
 
Remember a time, sometimes referred to as “back in the day,” when the big boys, the legendary name weeds of the past, were in town? – the Colombians, Panamas, Oxacans, and, of course, Jamaicans.  What happened to the Jamaican strains? 
 
To approach that, it may help clarify the story, if we go back:
 
Columbus had landed in Jamaica on his second trip in 1494 and “claimed” it for Spain.  The Spanish set up sugar plantations, and after wiping out the native Arawak inhabitants, brought in African slaves.  In 1655 the British defeated the Spanish and took Jamaica  leaving slavery in place until 1838. ...

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