12 Proven Benefits of Avocado (No. 5 is Very Impressive)

The avocado is a rather unique type of fruit.Most fruit consists primarily of carbohydrate, while avocado is high in healthy fats.Numerous studies show that it has powerful beneficial effects on health. Here are 12 health benefits of avocado, that are supported by scientific research. 1. Avocado is Incredibly Nutritious What we refer to as “avocado”…

Congressman Proposes Amendment to Help Vets Access Medical Marijuana

Congressman Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) is set to introduce an amendment to the 2017 military appropriations bill later this week, which will prohibit using funds to enforce the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) policy banning its physicians from referring patients to medical marijuana programs. Under the amendment, VA medical providers would effectively be able to recommend…