I'd like to halt my unhealthy (for me) pot and alcohol habit without completely swearing off either substance. Is this do-able? Are there books or Portland, Ore., groups that can help me with this? How can I stick with this plan when all of the people I'm closest too are daily users of one substance or the other? [more inside]
So I have seen that the hive came up with some really good answers as far as WHAT to eat when the post-herbal munchies attack.
But what (if anything) can PREVENT the munchies from happening at all? And while we're discussing that, perhaps someone can explain why they happen in the first place...
Some months ago, when visiting a friend in an apartment complex that has no known reports of obvious drug activity, I saw a mystery baggie on the floor of the elevator. [more inside]
Why can't I enjoy smoking Marijuana anymore, and what can I do about it? [more inside]
Drug Filter: Is it legal/feasible to get a prescription for medicinal marijuana in California while just there for a brief business trip for a couple days? [more inside]
My wife and I are heading to the Netherlands on vacation. It's mostly a cultural and gastronomic tour for us nice respectable people, but if you happened
to have some recommendations for coffee shops and sex clubs, we wouldn't mind hearing them. Anon email inside, too. [more inside]
My friend was pulled over in Maryland last weekend for I believe speeding and was ultimately charged with both possession of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia. Can you provide guidance as to what this friend might expect? [more inside]
What legal herbs, when smoked/vaporized, help combat stress and promote relaxation? [more inside]
I need help understanding and accepting my partner's daily use. [more inside]
What are some contemporary novels about potheads or that feature weed-smoking? [more inside]
I know that American employers conduct urine drug tests all the time, but what about Australian employers? I was recently offered a bank job in Sydney, and will have to undergo a "medical examination" before starting. The information sheet says nothing about drugs, but does mention a urine test. Will they test for cannabis, and if so, should a month (after pretty much semi-daily use) be long enough to be in the clear?
Complicated situation involving current boss, potential new job and a drug test I'm not sure I can pass. I really need advice! [more inside]
Please suggest support groups for recovering drug addicts besides Narcotics Anonymous (NA). [more inside]
I had a very bad experience with marijuana recently, and I’m looking to figure out what caused it, and how I can stop it from happening again. [more inside]
Want to be a police officer. Question about past weed use, polygraph and honesty. [more inside]
I'm unemployed and living in Philadelphia. I'd like to get an idea of how likely it is that I will have to pass a drug test in order to get a job. [more inside]
How exactly would marijuana be decriminalized in the US? Who would effect its removal from Schedule 1
? Is that something Obama could do? [more inside]
Medical Professionals: would answering "yes" to marijuana use on a medical questionnaire affect my friend's chances of being selected for DBS surgery? [more inside]
Is there any reason I shouldn't be smoking weed while taking Citalpram (Celexa)?
I have a largish number of indentical, idiosyncratic t-shirts with a number of... odd features. How to best unload them? [more inside]
We’re throwing a Hallowe’en party this weekend with all kinds of delicious goodies, and we’d like to make some “special treats” for our guests. Help us come up with something a little more inventive than brownies. [more inside]
Do you disclose to your doctor that you smoke pot? [more inside]
I started smoking marijuana a couple of months ago, primarily to help with pain from nerve damage. From the first time, I loved smoking it. It set well with me, producing a very mellow high that took away my pain and allowed me to sleep. But that's all changed. [more inside]
My ex has recently started smoking marijuana. This isn't like her and I'm worried. [more inside]
How harmful are low doses of Vicodin? [more inside]
I recently started medicating with medicinal marijuana. What piece would you recommend the most within the $75-125 range? [more inside]
Arguments Against Marijuana. Why not smoke pot? [more inside]
Where can I find relatively unbiased information on medicinal use of marijuana, in particular in relation to mental disorders (list follows inside)? [more inside]
I'm going to be starting up a new research agenda on the economics of marijuana policy with an undergraduate student this fall, and I'm looking for materials which can help both me and my student navigate through the legal jungle that is US marijuana policy. I had a few questions. [more inside]
How do I regain the brainpower I've lost after roughly a decade of marijuana use? [more inside]
I smoked half a joint yesterday and had some horrible reactions. I am not a daily or weekly smoker. I tend to go years with out smoking but recently started doing it a couple times a month. I never take more than a few tokes. I get really lazy, a little silly, and a little munchy. I go from feeling very dry and then back to normal (mouth). [more inside]
What can a mom do to ease her 12, 13 & 15 year old's heavy hearts and worried minds after they discover that she and their dad like to smoke pot? [more inside]
I'm a big fan of reggae and Jamaican music (to say the least), and have heard many references in songs to marijuana being found growing on King Solomon's grave in reggae songs and writings by and about Rastas. Where does this legend come from? How old is it, does it predate Rastafarianism or not? Is there an actual location where Solomon's grave is supposed to have been found? [more inside]
Will somebody please explain marijuana prohibition? What arguments are actually persuading the people who vote for it? Do any of them actually make sense? Are there special interests behind the initiatives to keep it illegal? There must be real, solid reasons you can't buy weed in CVS yet, but I can't even fathom what they are. [more inside]
If anything, what do the police do to prepare for what (I imagine) is a whole lot more criminal activity in one day. [more inside]
I'm looking for vegan-friendly cooking recipes that includes marijuana. [more inside]
How long does it take to reset one's tolerance to marijuana? [more inside]
A friend is planning to travel in the US by air in the next couple of months, and is planning on carrying one or two "joints" with her. What are the risks for my friend?
Do you think I could obtain a prescription for Marinol to treat my chronic migraine headaches? I am in NC. [more inside]
Does anyone know of a good criminal lawyer in the Phoenix/Tempe area? My son ran into what should have been a minor possession charge (paraphernalia, residue), but is instead a potential felony change in the state of Arizona.
My husband was arrested for paraphernalia possession but we got the charges dropped. Does he still have a record/does he re-qualify as a first offender? This is in NC and an extended explanation is inside. [more inside]
Can marijuana smoke kill a mouse? [more inside]
I'm experiencing tooth sensitivity and my two front teeth have slight stains. I have braces and I smoke pot. Should I be worrying? [more inside]
Why doesn't my cannabutter work? [more inside]
I have a question about being hired as a contractor for the Department of Justice and having to take a drug test. [more inside]
I was not truthful about my past drug use in a job interview. Now I have a job offer and need to get a secret security clearance. What should I do? [more inside]
What are the unintended, negative consequences of having a medical marijuana prescription? [more inside]
How can I unwind in the evening if I give up pot? And no, alcohol is not an option. I'd like advice for sober ways to unwind, as well as tips for making the transition.
Legality of photographing a controlled substance? [more inside]
If a person smoked pot in early July 2009, what is the likelihood of that person getting a secret security clearance for summer 2010 federal government internships? Is there anything that person can do now to maximize chance of getting a clearance? [more inside]