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  • Actor Jaleel White and 710 Labs debut a new Purple Urkle
    by Amelia Williams on April 13, 2021 at 5:01 pm

    He really did do that. The post Actor Jaleel White and 710 Labs debut a new Purple Urkle appeared first on Leafly.

  • Insider’s guide to Chicago’s hottest cannabis products
    by Datrianna Meeks on April 12, 2021 at 4:30 pm

    Chicago's all about these trending strains, pre-rolls, and artisanal edibles. The post Insider’s guide to Chicago’s hottest cannabis products appeared first on Leafly.

  • The Emerald Cup’s 2021 winners and where to buy them
    by Amelia Williams on April 12, 2021 at 9:03 am

    Gelonade and Ice Cream Cake take top wins in the world’s biggest legal cannabis contest. The post The Emerald Cup’s 2021 winners and where to buy them appeared first on Leafly.

  • Desperate Mum Says She’ll Break Law To Get Epileptic Alfie, 9, Medicinal Cannabis
    by Nigel Nelson, Mirror on April 4, 2021 at 6:34 pm

    Hannah Deacon says it is 'disgraceful' that the supply of drugs helping severely epileptic Alfie will be stopped in three months - the family, from Kenilworth, Warwickshire, are considering all options. The mother of a severely epileptic boy has vowed to break the law if ministers cannot get her son the medicinal cannabis he needs. Hannah Deacon has said it […]

  • Father Of Cannabis Research Plans A New Revolution Nearly 60 Years Later
    by Idan Zonshine, The Jerusalem Post on March 30, 2021 at 2:54 am

    "The more we checked, the more we saw that we have a new potential alternative to probably two of the most horrible diseases you can find today." In 1963, Prof. Raphael Mechoulam sent shockwaves through the scientific world when he became the first scientist to isolate and eventually synthesize the active psychoactive ingredients in the cannabis plant - […]

  • Charlie Hughes: Parents Of Boy With Epilepsy Drop Nice High Court Challenge
    by BBC News on March 28, 2021 at 2:46 am

    The parents of a three-year-old boy with severe epilepsy have dropped a legal challenge after guidelines on prescribing cannabis were 'clarified'. Charlie Hughes went from having up to 120 seizures a day to fewer than 20, after receiving cannabis oil privately. Medical cannabis was legalised in 2018, but few NHS prescriptions have been handed out due to NHS […]

  • Why Medical Cannabis Packaging Poses Accessibility Challenges
    by Vancouver Sun on March 24, 2021 at 1:23 am

    “We have had patients who used hacksaws, pliers, or vice grips to get to their medication.” Opening medical cannabis packaging is complicated and difficult for many patients, and this is intentional. The Cannabis Act was developed with the purpose of preventing youth access, protecting public health, curbing the illicit market and ensuring the medical […]

  • Cannabis And Chronic Pain: Does The Case For Medicinal Use Stack Up?
    by Michael Vagg, The Guardian on March 23, 2021 at 3:25 am

    Two expert groups have recently recommended against medicinal cannabis for people suffering persistent non-cancer pain. As a pain specialist, I often have patients asking me whether they should try medicinal cannabis. There’s a common perception it can be an effective way to manage chronic pain. But two expert groups have recently recommended against […]

  • What Are The Best Jobs In The Cannabis Industry?
    by Benzinga on March 22, 2021 at 2:19 am

    This decade is poised to be a roaring twenties for cannabis. On Election Day this year, voters in Arizona, Montana, New Jersey, and South Dakota all passed measures legalizing cannabis for recreational use. This now brings the total number of states with legal recreational cannabis to fifteen, plus the District of Columbia. There’s a strong likelihood […]

  • Cannabis And Chemotherapy — What Are The Patient Benefits?
    by Terry Hacienda, The Fresh Toast on March 22, 2021 at 1:04 am

    Cannabis helps to mitigate some of the symptoms associated with chemotherapy while helping the body fight back cancerous cell growth. Yes, it is possible to combine cannabis with chemo and radiation, but you must speak with your oncologists first before taking this step. Cancer is a life-threatening illness that scares many people; it’s why several works […]

  • Veterans Try Cannabis To Treat PTSD
    by Will Keever - Special to Cannabis Culture on March 17, 2021 at 10:19 pm

    CANNABIS CULTURE - The results are now in after the first-ever legal clinical trial into the use of cannabis to treat PTSD, but did the DEA's rules taint the outcome? “One of the biggest takeaways from this study is that veterans with PTSD can use cannabis at self-managed doses, at least in the short term, and not experience a plethora of side effects or […]

  • 2 New Cannabis Retailers Opening Shops In Waterloo This Week
    by Bill Jackson, Cambridge Times on March 17, 2021 at 1:53 am

    There will be five pot shops open in Waterloo, with more on the way. It’ll be a green day Wednesday. In addition to St. Paddy's, a Tokyo Smoke cannabis retail store will open at the Waterloo Commons, 655 Erb St. W. Conveniently located by a Beer Store and Pita Pit, the new location will be the second Tokyo Smoke to open in the city in a matter of weeks. - […]

  • The Immortality Key: Lost on The Road to Eleusis
    by Chris Bennett on March 14, 2021 at 7:25 pm

    CANNABIS CULTURE - The Immortality Key is a bestselling book, which suggests a entheogenic role in the ancient Christian Eucharist, that originated with and was passed down from the cult of Dionysus and the Eleusinian mysteries of ancient Greece. In this article Chris Bennett, who has written about some of these same themes and areas of history offers his […]

  • Barrie’s Newest Cannabis Shop ‘a Joint Venture’ Between Mother, Daughter
    by Shawn Gibson, Barrie Today on March 13, 2021 at 7:43 pm

    'We looked from Windsor to Bracebridge, but Barrie really jumped out at us,' Susan Yu says of where they wanted to open their store. The city’s newest cannabis store is a family affair as a mother and daughter opened up shop after searching high and low for a place to grow. Susan Yu and her mom, Ling Zhang, opened Bud Timez in the first week of February […]

  • UFC Veteran Elias Theodorou Is The World’s First Cannabis Sanctioned Pro Athlete
    by Amanda Siebert, Forbes on March 12, 2021 at 11:25 pm

    Like most athletes, Elias Theodorou likes being first. In 2014, the mixed martial artist known as ‘The Spartan’ became the first Canadian to win The Ultimate Fighter, the UFC’s reality TV competition. Last year, his list of feats grew again when he became the first professional athlete and mixed martial artist in the world to be granted a medical […]

  • CBD Products Being Used to Treat Postpartum Depression
    by CTN News on March 10, 2021 at 6:44 pm

    Childbirth is a miracle, and motherhood is a gift like no other, but that does not mean it will come with ease. Many new moms experience postpartum Depression “baby blues” after childbirth. Baby Blues commonly include mood swings, crying spells, anxiety and difficulty sleeping. In the early days, post-childbirth, the women tend to feel stressed when […]

  • Does Lighting Influence Chemical Profiles In Cannabis?
    by Benzinga on March 8, 2021 at 8:24 pm

    Do cucumbers prefer blue light during flowering? How is the chemical profile of a cannabis plant influenced by the duration of exposure to infrared light? Believe it or not, these are the kinds of questions farmers often find themselves asking. As cannabis research has amped up, cultivators are starting to find the answers they need through scientific […]

  • The 11 Best CBD Oil Brands for 2021
    by Brian Peterson on December 16, 2020 at 5:41 pm

    Cbd Oil Users - The best CBD education website on the web. For consumers looking to buy the best CBD products online, the choices can be overwhelming. There isn’t a best CBD oil brand for everyone or one that will always work for a specific concern. It’s important to choose a reputable brand with safe, lab-tested products, and then try it for […]

  • The Complete Guide to CBD Oil for Dogs
    by Brian Peterson on February 4, 2020 at 9:09 pm

    Cbd Oil Users - The best CBD education website on the web. The purpose of our guide to CBD oil for dogs is to give you everything you need to know to make informed decisions about giving CBD to your furry friend. It includes links to the latest research studies and answers to the most frequently asked questions by dog owners. The section on CBD dosage for […]

  • From Black Market To Stock Market: Top Tips From Cannapreneurs Who’ve Done Just That
    by Danielle Guercio on June 11, 2019 at 1:02 pm

    No matter how you slice up the legislated cannabis industry, it’s apparent that there is a large cross section of people involved who have worked with cannabis before it became legal, and who have remained with the industry since legalization began sweeping the nation. Through determined advocacy for the plant that also fuels their respective The post […]

  • Chemo, Radiation And Cannabis? Studies Exploring The Plant’s Potential As An Effective Treatment
    by Sarah Ratliff on June 6, 2019 at 1:00 pm

    In April 2017, Keischa N. Quiles Mercado of Arecibo, Puerto Rico, was 27 and had just started her master’s program in psychotherapy, when one morning she was awoken by a series of grand mal seizures. Her mother and sister rushed her to the emergency room. At the hospital, imaging revealed a large mass lodged in The post Chemo, Radiation And Cannabis? […]

  • Women And Weed: Here’s Why Female Cannabis Consumers Are In Hiding
    by Avital Norman Nathman on June 3, 2019 at 1:00 pm

    As cannabis legalization continues to sweep the United States, it’s become commonplace to find folks being more open and forthcoming about their consumption of this therapeutic plant. After all, in some states, you can walk into a dispensary as easily as a liquor store, and minutes later walk out with a joint to spark up The post Women And Weed: Here’s […]

  • What We Know — And Still Need To Learn — About Cannabis Bioavailability
    by Danielle Guercio on May 24, 2019 at 4:00 am

    The bioavailability of any nutrient or medication is dependent on several factors — and cannabis is no different. When it comes to cannabis, the chemical makeup can change from plant to plant within the same crop, so truly consistent bioavailability with flower cannot presently be achieved, although cannabis in the form of extracts allows for The post […]

  • From Pillar To Post: Here’s What’s Stalling The Change In Global Cannabis Policy
    by Angela Bacca on May 23, 2019 at 12:00 pm

    Whether we choose to believe it or not, the world’s climate is changing and it is our fault. While most acknowledge this inconvenient truth in theory, in practice, the same economic forces that have contributed the greatest to climate change still hold more weight in policymaking than those who are and will continue to bear The post From Pillar To Post: […]

  • Will CBD Oil Make You Fail a Drug Test?
    by Brian Peterson on December 14, 2018 at 5:22 pm

    Cbd Oil Users - The best CBD education website on the web. For better or worse, drug testing has become commonplace in the United States. People are subject to drug tests by employers, pain management doctors, law enforcement officials and others for a multitude of reasons. And the consequences of failing a drug test can be catastrophic for some. So it’s […]

  • Does CBD Have Interactions With Medications?
    by Brian Peterson on December 6, 2018 at 7:01 pm

    Cbd Oil Users - The best CBD education website on the web. Most medical researchers are in general agreement that CBD is safe and non-addictive. We regularly hear from users who tell us that CBD helps them manage conditions like anxiety, chronic pain and insomnia. But CBD is also known to have the potential to interact with some medications, […]

  • What Are Terpenes In CBD Oil and How Do They Work?
    by Brian Peterson on April 29, 2018 at 5:49 pm

    Cbd Oil Users - The best CBD education website on the web. When it comes to plants, it’s often the scents that we notice first. But the different scents and flavors are not just a way to tell them apart. It also determines what kind of medicinal role that each plant has to offer. When you smell a plant, what’s giving off that scent is something known […]

  • What’s the Best Way to Take CBD Oil?
    by Sarah Jorczyk on March 6, 2018 at 3:50 pm

    Cbd Oil Users - The best CBD education website on the web. One of the first questions that new users often ask is “what’s the best way to take CBD oil?” With so many different CBD products to choose from, it can be hard to know which ones may be best for you. The goal of this article is to educate you about the different CBD delivery The post […]


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