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Is Cannabis Actually A Gateway Drug?

As the cannabis legalization sprawl continues on throughout the USA, many people have begged the question – is cannabis is a gateway drug? To provide an accurate answer, we need to first explore a gateway drug really is. Then, we need to determine if cannabis matches this description. Let’s start with a definition. What is a Gateway Drug? When we …

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Cannabis and Exercise: Is Working Out High Safe?

Cannabis and exercise may seem like an oxymoron. After all, inhaling something into your lungs and exercising may seem a little counterintuitive. Here at Elyon Cannabis, we have carefully researched this topic and have come to some conclusions we’d like to share with you.  Sure, there are potential lung health concerns involved with chronic smoking of any sort. But, cannabis …

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Cannabis and Studying – Can Marijuana Improve Test Scores?

Some people really swear by cannabis as an effective agent for studying. On the other hand, certain people argue that it affects your memory, and in essence, ruins the effectiveness of your studying time. We are going to break down everything we know about this topic in the remainder of this article.  The Case for Cannabis and Studying There are …

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Cannabis and Alcohol: Two Common Recreational Substances

Cannabis and alcohol are two of the most popular substances people indulge in. The history of these dates back to ancient history and carries on in full force to this today. In this post, we will explore some of the main similarities and differences between alcohol and cannabis, along with how they interact with each other.  Brief History of Cannabis …

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Cannabis and The Munchies: Why Does Weed Make You Hungry?

One of the oldest myths in the world is that cannabis gives you the munchies. It’s been in stoner movies and folklore for as long as we can remember. One of the most notorious examples is the tale of Harold and Kumar, and their brave quest to seek out a White Castle. Is there science that explains why this happens? …

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Does Cannabis Make You Lazy?

For years, cannabis users have been seen by many members of society as lazy, unmotivated, apathetic, among other stereotypes. How true are these claims, and where do they actually come from? Does cannabis make you lazy? In short, these claims are not entirely true and vary based on the individual. We’ll cover this topic in depth and break down all …

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Mental Health: Cannabis and Alzheimer’s Disease

Recently, evidence supporting the use of cannabis for Alzheimer’s disease has begun to pile up. While people claim marijuana can cure just about anything, this is one ailment that we do have research to back up claims for. Let’s cover some basic information on Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, and then discuss the efficacy of cannabis as a treatment. What is …

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How To Actually Clean Your Glass Pieces

We’ve all been there before. You show up to your buddy’s house with some top-shelf you can’t wait to taste test, and you walk in to see one of the most dreaded sites: a caked up bowl piece attached to a filthy, brown bong. All you’ll be tasting today is tar! Cleaning your glass bongs, pipes, and rigs is incredibly …

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Mental Health: Cannabis and ADHD

There are various physical and mental health conditions that can be treated with cannabis, and ADHD may be one of them.  Although data is still unclear, it seems that treating ADHD with cannabis is now more plausible than before. To help you decide if this is the right treatment idea for you or a loved one, we have compiled everything …

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Mental Health: Cannabis and OCD

Cannabis is often seen as a one-stop treatment for many conditions. As such, people wonder whether cannabis can be used to treat OCD. In this post, we will break down everything you need to know about the relationship between cannabis and OCD.  What is OCD and Why is it Associated with Cannabis? OCD (obsessive-compulsive disorder) is a mental illness that …