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Ask Old Hippie: How Did Cannabis Help Your Depression?

Ask Old Hippie: How Did Cannabis Help Your Depression?

Q: What methods of smoking worked best for your depression? What caused you to turn to cannabis for help with your depression? Any tips? A: What got me to try cannabis was literally a throwaway remark from a friend of mine about how I lived in a MMJ state. That made me snort with derision because

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Ask Old Hippie: How Can You Cope With Unemployment and Loving To Smoke Marijuana?

Well, here’s the way I see it…and no disrespect to anyone who “just smokes to get high”…because there’s nothing wrong with that… If I was just smoking because it was fun or I liked to…it’s really no different than anything else you like to do (movies, drinking, concerts). If you can no longer afford it,

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Ask Old Hippie – Why Do You Get Higher After 10 Minutes?

Note to the Reader: after some more in-depth research, I’ve determined that I was wrong about this. I was assuming that there was a delay due to absorption through mucous membranes, but in fact, that absorption also occurs instantly. The delay is due to a yet-unknown (at least by me) ramp-up of THC blood levels

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Ask Old Hippie – My Teenage Daughter Started Smoking Pot

A very interesting post on /r/marijuana got over 100 thoughtful responses. Here was mine: …I think I might be relevant because I also have a 16-year-old at home (although I am a generation older than you…apparently I had kids late and you had them early). I also started smoking at 15 but hadn’t smoked for

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Ask Old Hippie – Does Weed Shrink Your Balls?

Dear Old Hippie: My parents keep trying to convince me to stop smoking weed. Their latest tactic is to tell me that “weed shrinks your balls”, and they’re using our family doctor as backup. I personally think this is a lot of crap, but I need some more information when my balls are at stake!

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