"Cannabis sativa" Essays and Research Papers

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  • The Exploitation of Cannabis Sativa by Humans

    The exploitation of Cannabis sativa by Homo sapiens Cannabis sativa is a species of plant in the genus Cannabis and the family Cannabaceae that has been used by humans since the start of recorded history‚ (at least 3000 BC). It is a plant native to central and south Asia‚ but is now exported and grown in almost all parts of the world‚ although this cultivation and exportation is in some places illegal as it is a very controversial plant. The reason it is illegal in many countries is because of

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  • Sativa or Indica

    Clark March 20‚ 2013 Mr. Golden Sativa or Indica Marijuana is a unique drug because it is literally a plant‚ therefore many types or strains exist with a variety of effects and looks. The idea that all marijuana does the same thing is very wrong and asking any group of people who have used it before and you’ll get a variety of explanations on what it does to you. There are generally two main types of marijuana‚ cannabis sativa and cannabis indica. Both have very differing effects

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  • Cannabis

    Cannabis I agree and disagree with cannabis for different reasons cause some it’s a stress relief which people need‚ but I think it should only be allowed when needed instead of just free available and used. In the USA Doctors also may prescribe medical marijuana to treat: •Muscle spasms caused by multiple sclerosis •Nausea from cancer chemotherapy •Poor appetite and weight loss caused by chronic illness‚ such as HIV‚ or nerve pain •Seizure disorders •Crohn’s disease So I agree that cannabis should

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  • Cannabis Sativa: Why Hasn't It Been Legalized?

    were able to legalize a drug that works more efficiently on some diseases than any legal drug on the market today? This drug can help to aid such notorious diseases as AIDS and glaucoma. The name of this drug is cannabis sativa‚ or its more well-known name‚ marijuana. Cannabis sativa should be legalized for its medicinal uses. This paper will state the different types of diseases that marijuana may be used for‚ the current steps towards the legalization of this drug for medicinal purposes‚ the

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  • Cannabis

    Abstract: Background: How is Cannabis used in the medical field and should it be legalized for recreational purposes as well as medical use? Medical marijuana has been used for many years in the medical field. According to AAMC‚ adjunctive therapy with cannabis has helped patients deal with their symptoms of disease or disorders. A study was done by University of California medical researchers in which they placed “an ingredient in chili peppers beneath the skin of marijuana smokers to see if it

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  • Cannabis Outline

    Outline Cannabis‚ the Good and the Bad 1. History * In our world we know it by pot‚ a plant by the name of Cannabis that has existed for thousands of years. * Said to have been discovered through the regions of India‚ this plant soon became a sacred ritual for those who used it. * Since ancient time our ancestors have smoked cannabis due to its affects‚ making them believe that they were connecting with god himself. * Thanks to modern science and research we now know that

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  • Cannabis

    Cannabis sativa-a plant species‚ HEMP‚ marijuana and hashish are obtained from THC – Active Psychoactive ingredient in marijuana and cannabis products 80 Compounds or chemicals are in WEED Where does best weed/resin come from? Dry arid climates‚ such as N. Africa Hashish- Drug containing the resin of cannabis flowers THC is about 8-14% FAT SOLUABLE Anandamide- Naturally occurring chemical in the brain that fits into thc sensitive receptor sites‚ producing the same effects as marijuana. Amotivational

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  • C. Sativa Research Paper

    The plant Cannabis sativa has been used to treat various health conditions all throughout history. The earliest reported use of C. sativa as medicine dates back to 1500-1200 B.C (Mikuriya‚ 1969). This early use of cannabis as medicine had no scientific validity until research was conducted in the mid-20th century. Since then‚ medical cannabis has been used for the treatment of pain management and appetite stimulation caused by conditions such as HIV/AIDS‚ Multiple Sclerosis‚ Huntington’s Disease

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  • Cannabis

    Question 2: Cannabis Passed Questions: 1. Use empirical or experimental evidence to assess the potential harmful effects of cannabis on mood‚ personality and cognition. 2. To what extent does research show that cannabis is a dangerous drug? Does its chronic use lead to mental deterioration and impairment? 3. With reference to published research‚ discuss the extent to which the chronic use of cannabis may lead to mental deterioration and personality impairment. 4. With explicit reference

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  • The Cannabis Wellness Center: Industry & Competitive Analysis

    The Cannabis Wellness Center | Industry and Competitor Analysis | * Introduction The Cannabis Wellness Center will provide services/products to customers who are medically certified. To qualify as a medically certified candidate you must have your physician certify that you have an eligible condition. Your physician will certify you if you suffer from severe chronic pain‚ painful peripheral neuropathy‚ intractable nausea/vomiting‚ severe anorexia/cachexia‚ hepatitis C infection currently

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