Cannabis and its effects on the brain

The psychotropic effects of cannabis are due to a family of molecules called cannabinoids. Surprisingly, the brain produces its own cannabinoids, and the cerebral effects of cannabis are caused by the activation of an endogenous system (endocannabinoid) that has developed in most animals well before the appearance of the plant Cannabis sativa on Earth. An old […]

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The pot for dummies

Within 48 hours of the legalization of cannabis in Canada, here is a small reminder sheet to refresh your memory. CONSUMPTION METHODS Smoking or spraying Potential start of effects: From a few seconds to a few minutes  Potential duration of effects: Up to 6 hours Ingest (food or capsules)  Potential onset of effects: 30 minutes […]

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Forgetting cancer for a flight

Dayven Hamilton, age 8, was operated on after being diagnosed with Grade 4 Brain Glioblastoma. On Saturday, he was able to take a floatplane flight as part of the other, whose 7th edition was for the benefit of the Charles-Bruneau Foundation. There was emotion in the air Saturday in Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, near Quebec City. Fifteen children with […]

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Cannabis production accelerates

A few days before the legalization of marijuana, the suppliers of the Quebec Cannabis Society (SQDC) are working hard to ensure that they can meet the demand. TVA Nouvelles had privileged access to Hexo’s facilities in Gatineau, the most important player in this field in Quebec. In its facilities, we produce 108 tons of cannabis […]

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Phone screens causing a new scourge

More and more young people are victims of dry eye Optometrists are sounding the alarm about dry eye, a “serious” and “underestimated” problem that can lead to vision loss and affects more and more young people. According to the most recent statistics, nearly 30% of the population is affected by this scourge. But these figures represent […]

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Cannabis: the puzzle of homeowners

Homeowners are still concerned about ten days of legalizing the recreational use of cannabis. In an interview in Quebec Morning , the president of the Quebec Landlords Association answered questions many people are asking. In what state of mind are the owners? “We will have to juggle with people who decide to smoke cannabis in their homes […]

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Saudi Residents to Stay in Canada

A little more than a thousand Saudi resident doctors who are studying in Canada could finally stay in Canada, the Globe and Mail revealed Monday evening. According to the newspaper, the 1053 medical residents in university hospitals in the country have received a letter from the Saudi Arabian Ministry of Education stating that they can […]

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