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The Continuing Problem of Pesticides in Marijuana: Why certified Vegan and Organic Cannabis products are the only safe and healthy choice.

Bifenazate is used to control mites and other pests on a variety of crops and ornamental plants. Avermectins control parasitic worms and other insects. Bifenthrin, Carbaryl, Malathion are all different types of insecticides regulated for agricultural use. Myclobutanil is a fungus killer that is the active ingredient in Eagle20, which this blog has mentioned before. All these chemicals have a few things in common: they are all powerful pesticides, they are all harmful to humans in varying degrees, and they are all being found in Cannabis. What are the harmful effects of inhaling Pesticide residue from Cannabis? The honest answer is no one really knows. Since the Federal Government classifies Marijuana as a Schedule I narcotic, the academic study of...

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Can Cannabis Be Used to Treat Asthma?

At first glance, smoking cannabis to treat asthma symptoms like coughing, wheezing, and shortness of breath doesn’t seem like a good idea. We’ve heard countless public service announcements warning us that smoking (anything at all) is detrimental to our health. It turns out, however, that cannabis, even when smoked, can help people with asthma and other respiratory conditions. How Does Cannabis Treat Asthma? Asthma patients suffer from acute reactions to a number of environmental stimuli that can trigger their throat to swell making it hard to breath. The swelling is primarily caused by the inflammation and tightening of muscles in their throat. Research indicates that cannabinoids, the compounds found in the cannabis plant, contain anti-inflammatory properties to help minimize symptoms...

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