As the sports world battles the use of performance-enhancing drugs, one substance almost always slips under the radar — cannabis. But according to the new book “Runner’s High” (G.P. Putnam’s Sons) by Josiah Hesse, its use is rife in professional sports. Former Denver Nuggets basketball player Kenyon Martin estimates that 85 percent of the players in … Continue reading Why many athletes depend on cannabis
South Africa's Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) ruling suggests you can so long as it doesn’t impair your performance. The CCMA ruled that an employee fired for smoking “zol” at home before coming to work should be reinstated.The commissioner said the employee had been allowed to continue work so his ability to perform … Continue reading Can you smoke marijuana before work?
Marijuana may play a role in cancer care by ameliorating some of the distressing symptoms of the disease - as well as some of the symptoms caused by treatment. In general, there are prescription drugs available that also help the same symptoms, although some patients have a greater response to cannabis than they do to … Continue reading What makes marijuana a good care for cancer?
Choi Seung-hyun of South Korean all-boys hip hop band Big Bang is facing prosecution on allegations of drug use. Popularly known by his stage name T.O.P., the rapper reportedly abused marijuana four times. He was fined for the violation, and sentenced to 10 months in prison with a two-year suspended sentence. Image: Choi Seung-hyun According to media … Continue reading South Korean Star Big Bang’s T.O.P. charged for Marijuana use
Sometimes ganja happens and all you can do is smile about it, especially when you're at a location where nature holds some value. Ask Khloe Kardashian. The 32-year-old recently attracted attention from the media after she was pictured with marijuana in hand. It wasn't her first time of taking center stage in celebrity news for … Continue reading Khloe Kardashian caught smoking weed
A famous Japanese actress Saya Takagi has been handed a 1-year prison term and will remain suspended from acting for a period of three years. The Hamamatsu native was arrested in Okinawa on 25 October, 2016, and charged with marijuana possession although she pleaded "not guilty." Takagi, 53, faced a disappointing legal battle which started barely … Continue reading Pretty Japanese actress gets 1-Year Prison Sentence for Marijuana Possession
Lionel Messi has given support to his countryman Ezequiel Lavezzi, who reporters accused of smoking weed before the match between Argentina and Columbia. The famous No. 10 spearheaded his teams media boycott as a punishment to journalists after the match. The "suspect" has also threatened to file a lawsuit against his accusers. According to reports, … Continue reading Messi supports Ezequiel Lavezzi, threatens to sue reporters who claimed he smoked weed
Miley Cyrus cried out her fake eye lashes after Hillary Clinton lost to Donald Trump in the presidential race but the singer has found solace in marijuana. Image: Miley Cyrus Reports confirm Miley's sorrowful days came to an abrupt end after she realized that California had legalized use of marjuana for recreational purposes. In an … Continue reading Miley Cyrus hopes to get relief from Marijuana after Hillary Clinton’s loss
U.S. Border Patrol at the boundary with Mexico once again busted some smart drug pushers who carefully filled watermelons with marijuana. The alleged drug traffickers were reportedly caught after a tractor they used for transporting their goods malfunctioned around the border area before police intercepted it for inspection. A routine check by the customs recorded … Continue reading Watermelon-Marijuana: Smart Mexican Smugglers busted by the U.S. Border Patrol
There's no doubt that drug pushers need to be very smart in order to beat crime fighters in their game. An eagle-eyed US border patrol officer made a big catch against all efforts from smugglers who went an extra mile to hurl their goods through the checkpoints. A police officer on duty at the US-Mexico … Continue reading Smart drug pushers busted by eagle-eyed cops