Thievery Corporation's Congo Sanchez recently launched a record label specifically for us. I mean, it's called Herb Records.
Take a listen to their compilation that just dropped today. Filled with dance and world-funk rhythms, the music of Sanchez and label-mates Hydrophonics and Groove Status are definitely suitable for any smoking session.
Sanchez is currently on tour with several Herb Records artists, and stops in San Francisco Nov. 21 at Elbo Room with Afrolicious. More tour dates are listed below.
Sleep apnea is scary. All of a sudden someone stops breathing in their sleep for 10, 20, 30 seconds, or longer, then suddenly gasps like a drowning person. It's a significant public health concern, costing the country billions of dollars per year and perhaps increasing cancer rates.
But the main active ingredient in common marijuana, THC, can probably be used to treat sleep apnea, researchers suggest.
Cigarette smokers can kick their deadly habit with the help of mary jane, new research suggests.
Researchers at the University College London found that the second most common active ingredient in pot, cannabidiol, significantly reduces the number of coffin nails quitting smokers will light up. CBD reduced cigarette use by 40 percent on average, the study found, because it basically makes your brain erase feelings of awesomeness associated with puffing on a butt.