Oh What a Time To Be Alive!! Snoop D-O-Double G is about to become a Billionaire in the next 10 years, mark my words!! The cannabis industry is on the verge of completely blowing up in the US, some states already making recreational marijuana legal, and we’re only a few years away from it becoming federal(especially if Sen. Bernie Sanders gets elected). Snoop dropping this line of products, ‘Flowers'(code for trees), concentrates, and edibles, now will set him up for when it does go federal….but right now it will be sold in Colorado first.
It has been every bit of 16 years since Pamela Anderson found out that she contracted Hepatitis C. Here we are in 2015, the former “Baywatch” babe has announced that due to a Food and Drug Administration-approved medicine, she is “cured” of the virus. Find out more after the jump.
Ohio voters are clearly against Issue 3, a law that would have allowed 21-year-olds and up to use, purchase or grow certain amounts of marijuana for recreational as well as medical uses, according to the Associated Press. A group called ResponsibleOhio petitioned the necessary amount of signatures so that Issue 3 would show up on the November elections ballot. However, the vote has fallen through. Hit the jump for more.
Being diagnosed with any illness is a struggle; awareness, health changes, etc., but it’s even more difficult when you have to create these changes when you are only a child. Usher understands these difficulties as his seven-year-old son, Usher Raymond V, also known as Cinco, was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. During a chat with PEOPLE at the JDRF‘s Promise Ball, which raises awareness and money for research and a cure, Usher opens up about his son’s type 1 diabetes diagnosis one year ago. “A child that every day has to prick himself and has to be cautious of what he eats and also to carry this disorder around — that really is the type of bravery that we all aspire to have,” says the R&B crooner. Hit the jump for more.
International health experts are set to list processed meat among the most cancer-causing substances in the world, including arsenic and asbestos. The World Health Organization (WHO) will also be listing fresh red meat in the “encyclopedia of carcinogens,” ranked as only slightly less dangerous than preserved products such as bacon, sausages, and burgers. Hit the jump to learn more.
Recent JAMA Psychiatry study revealed that American adult marijuana use doubled between 2001 and 2013. The adult pot smoking population jumped from about 5% to about 10%. Hit the jump to find out who increased their smoking the most.