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Friday, February 22, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Friday, February 22, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Marijuana Companies Urged Governor To Ban Cannabis Home Cultivation, Document Shows (Marijuana Moment) // In Close Vote, House Committee Backs Marijuana Legalization in N.H. (New Hampshire Public Radio) // After complaints, Boston issues permit cutting back on 3-day ‘Hempfest’ (Boston.com) […]

A ‘joint’ problem: Investigating marijuana and tobacco co-use

A survey of marijuana and tobacco co-users investigators found that co-users with high degree of interrelatedness between their use of the two substances had greater tobacco dependence and smoked more cigarettes per day. However, the finding of a strong link between the two substances was not universal. These finding suggest that highly personalized treatments are […]

MEDIA & PUBLISHING

Cannabis Educational and Awareness Campaign Makes a Red-Carpet Debut and Roll Out During 91st Academy Awards Oscar Telecast

30-Second Commercial Spots expected to air during Red carpet arrivals, Oscar show and post Oscar programming NEW YORK – February 22, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – Cannabis Education takes center stage during this Sunday’s 91st Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Science Oscar telecast, as a groundbreaking media campaign for the online cannabis TV network Hmm Did […]

Products We Love: SteamCloud Micro

Another great vape from our friends over at NY Vape Shop! I’ve always been a fan of the SteamCloud line of vapes and the Micro doesn’t disappoint. This battery stands at 2.75in tall and is only 5/8in wide. As you can see from the photo this pen is small but I assure you it is […]

What is Behind The Cannabis Light Cycle

Light cycles and photosensitivity are among the most important factors of growing medical or recreational marijuana. Light cycles depend on the stages of the plants. Therefore, the first most important thing for a newbie grower is to learn the peculiarities of each stage. Learn more about what light should be applied during the vegetative and […]

Discover the Untapped Potential of Medical Cannabis in Women

As more states are moving towards making history with cannabis legalization, it makes sense that more people are using it for recreational as well as medicinal purposes. However, medical cannabis seems to be a topic of patriarchy “most” of the times. But, this seems more of a claim rather than a fact. According to one […]

7 Reasons Medicinal Cannabis Makes Sense

It is rightly said, “Never be a victim of the illusion of knowledge.” Same goes when it comes to cannabis. For years, countries and people have condemned to use of cannabis owing to the psychoactive attributes it holds. With time, cannabis, i.e., an extraction of the cannabis sativa proved everyone wrong. The plant has proved […]

The Female Stoner’s Guide to CBD for Pain

It was a sunny day in August, I was packing up my car for a work event and was moving rather quickly. I picked up a very heavy cooler, twisted to load it into my trunk and I felt a “pop” in my back. Thinking it was just a little pull I continued with my […]

I Heart Cannabis: Valentine’s Day Edition

Love (and cannabis) are in the air this Valentine’s Day. Can cannabis heat up your sex life? Can cannabis help ease pain during sex? How do you have the best sex of your life with cannabis? Let cannabis play cupid this Valentine’s Day. Considered a natural aphrodisiac, specific cannabis strains can be great for piquing […]

Hail Mary: CBS Says “No” to Cannabis Ad During the Super Bowl

BLUNTED SOCIETY: There’s no truth in advertising. Censorship is alive and well. And the media giant which gainfully employed sexual harasser extraordinaire Les Moonves – only to be outdone in sheer volume of victims by Harvey Weinstein – wants to play puritanism at the upcoming Super Bowl by refusing to air cannabis ads. That’s the […]

Cannabis Stigma Still Sows Seeds of Conflict

Nancy Reagan told us just say no. The U.S. has locked up blacks and Hispanics for marijuana usage at alarming rates compared to whites. The stigma associated with cannabis consumption is not going away overnight. “I’m not a drug dealer. I just work in the cannabis industry.” This is a common refrain that I hear […]

The Highs and Lows of Cannabis Legalization in 2019

I just got back from a blissful few days in our new home in Boulder, Colorado.  We found a truly extraordinary piece of property in the foothills of North Boulder, on acreage overlooking the town.  Sublime. The contrast between Boulder with our home in Tampa, Florida is 180 degrees, where we overlook the Florida sunset […]

“C” is for…

Cannabidiol (CBD) competed with Vitamin C as a top ingredient in new cosmetic products this past year, with promises of having anti-inflammatory effects and other healing properties. Amid the hype, at the end of 2018, the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018, P.L. 115-334 (the “2018 Farm Bill”) was signed into law, changing the marketing of hemp and […]

The Week in Weed: February 15, 2019

Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana. Possibly the biggest news this week was the first ever Congressional hearing on cannabis banking.  From the hearing’s webpage, you can watch the hearing, read the committee’s memorandum and read the witnesses’ prepared statements.   The committee […]

The Week in Weed: February 8, 2019

Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana. Let’s start off this week’s post with some international news.  The World Health Organization is recommending that cannabis should be removed as a controlled substance under international treaties.  The recommendations will come up for a vote […]

High Risk, High Reward: When is it Time to Establish or Grow a Cannabis Franchise System?

Cannabis and CBD-driven business format franchising is coming. Franchising in the United States has deep historical roots in a nearly endless array of industries, from Benjamin Franklin’s Franchise-esque Printing Business to the Singer Sewing Machine’s profit-share model (1851) to Martha Matilda Harper’s Creation of the Modern Franchise with the Harper Method – all sixty-plus years […]

Cannabis Law News

Senior Counsel & Head of Special Projects, Wirot Poonsuwanat, at Thai Firm Blumenthal, Richter & Sumet Pens Opinion Piece On Thai Regulated Cannabis Market

Published in KhaosodEnglish.com THE HIDDEN EASTER EGGS INSIDE THAILAND’S NEW CANNABIS LAW http://www.khaosodenglish.com/featured/2019/02/20/the-hidden-easter-eggs-inside-thailands-new-cannabis-law/ n Tuesday, the new cannabis law became effective – solid and real, and much earlier than expected. Coming with the overwhelming support of nearly all sectors of Thai society, the actual law we got is nothing less than the framework for a […]

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Oregon:OLCC Commissioners Adopt Rules for Regulating Industrial Hemp Entering OLCC Regulated Marijuana System

Here’s the laytest update from the OLCC February 21, 2019 OLCC Commissioners Adopt Rules for Regulating Industrial Hemp Entering OLCC Regulated Marijuana System Stipulated Settlements for Recreational Marijuana Violations Approved   Portland, Ore — At its monthly meeting on February 21, 2019 the Commissioners of the Oregon Liquor Control Commission approved rules for regulating industrial hemp […]

Edible Cannabis Products Are in Indiva’s Future

Indiva Ltd. is producing a variety of cannabis products including dry flowers, oils and concentrates Indiva is a Canadian supplier of high quality, medical grade cannabis. We’re a licensed producer (LP) with an adventurous past, diverse company culture, and a commitment to mental/physical health and sustainability which is steering Canadian cannabis in new directions. Indiva’s wholly owned […]

Press Release – INDIVA Provides Update on Facility Expansion and Purchases Licensed Facility in London Ontario

Not for distribution to U.S. Newswire Services or for dissemination in the United States. INDIVA Provides Update on Facility Expansion and Purchases Licensed Facility in London Ontario LONDON, ON – Wednesday, February 20, 2019: Indiva Limited (the “Company” or “Indiva”) (TSXV:NDVA) (US:NDVAF) is pleased to provide an update on its fully-funded expansion to 40,000 square […]

How to Keep Your Pre Rolls Fresh

Whether you roll your own or buy pre-rolled joints from the Ontario Cannabis Store (OCS), there’s a common need to keep them at home or on-the-go. Just like you do with dried flower cannabis, it’s important to take the same measures to protect your pre-rolled joints. This means keeping them in an airtight container and protecting […]

Indiva Limited – Press Release Correction

Not for distribution to U.S. Newswire Services or for dissemination in the United States. Indiva Limited – Press Release Correction LONDON, ON, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ – Indiva Limited (the “Company” or “Indiva“) (TSXV:NDVA) (US:NDVAF) announces a correction to its press release entitled “BNN BLOOMBERG IDENTIFIES INDIVA AS RAPIDLY GROWING IN THE CANNABIS SECTOR” issued today. The […]

Indiva contracted to supply joints to Ontario Cannabis Store

Cannabis users soon will be able to buy and spark up legal, made-in-London joints. You can’t legally buy recreational pot at any store in London yet, but soon Ontarians will be able to spark up legal, made-in-London joints. London-based cannabis grower Indiva has inked a deal to supply the Ontario Cannabis Store (OCS), the province’s […]

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Study by Tioga Research Supports Efficacy of Liposomal Compound Silvidiol™

Topical Cannabinoid Delivery System Demonstrates Ability to Permeate Skin to Reach Somatic and Neuropathic Sensory Receptors Without Systemic Exposure HENDERSON, Nev. – February 19, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – Leading Edge Pharms, Inc., (LEP) a biotechnology company developing novel cannabinoid therapies and innovative delivery systems, announced the results of a Tioga Research-led study, indicating that its […]

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Crop-to-Kitchen Announces Special Event & Panel Discussion Featuring Cannabis Edibles Makers and Industry Experts

Hosted by Cannaisseur Series Wednesday, February 27, 2019 SAN FRANCISCO – February 15, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ –  Join Crop-to-Kitchen for an education-focused panel discussion and infusion demo about the future of fresh, made-to-order cannabis cuisine in the California restaurant milieu with the authors of Edibles: Small Bites for the Modern Cannabis Kitchen (Chronicle Books, 2018) and key […]

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Ignite Celebrates Love and Cannabis with Performances by Cardi B and Tyga at Epic Pre-Valentine’s Party at Founder Dan Bilzerian’s Bel Air Mansion

Celebrity-packed ‘Angels & Devils’-themed blow-out marks a successful first six months for the super-premium cannabis brand with the first solo female artist to win a Grammy for best rap album For the first time, those unable to get past the uber-tight guest list and security could crash the party and watch live on Ignite’s Twitch channel […]

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Sublime Launches First Edibles Product Line with Cannabis Mints

Dosies low-dose cannabis mints are now available at dispensaries throughout California OAKLAND, Calif. – February 13, 2019 /Canna Newswire/ – Sublime, an award-winning cannabis manufacturing company located in Oakland, Calif., today announced the launch of its first edible product: Dosies, a cannabis-infused, low-dose mint. The Dosies product was developed by a team of scientists and confectioners with […]

A Review of the Therapeutic Antitumor Potential of Cannabinoids

A Review of the Therapeutic Antitumor Potential of Cannabinoids Abstract OBJECTIVES: The aim of this review is to discuss cannabinoids from a preclinical and clinical oncological perspective and provide the audience with a concise, retrospective overview of the most significant findings concerning the potential use of cannabinoids in cancer treatment. METHODS: A literature survey of medical and scientific databases […]

How to harvest, trim, dry and cure your cannabis plants

Cannabis is cured to improve the quality of the flowers. The outdoor season is winding to an end, and the time has come to reap your much-deserved reward, after many months of work. In many cases inexperience, or a craving to savour those delicious cannabis buds too early, can spoil a harvest. You must not […]

Care After Chemotherapy: Peripheral Neuropathy, Cannabis for Symptom Control, and Mindfulness

Care After Chemotherapy: Peripheral Neuropathy, Cannabis for Symptom Control, and Mindfulness Abstract As cancer therapies improve, patients are living longer. With these improvements in therapy comes a responsibility to optimize patients’ quality of life during cancer therapy and beyond. This report reviews three timely and important topics. The first section reviews the mechanism underlying chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy and evaluates the evidence for […]

Growing with LED. Is it worth the upgrade cost?

LED By Passion grow-tests all their LED brands on full cycle grow tests over 1-2 years LED grow lights are more expensive than HPS, but many of the larger professional growers won’t grow with anything else. Self-sufficient home growers are migrating to LED faster than ever before. But the cost of a new LED means […]

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California is getting ready for The Second War on Drugs

While the rest of the country is working on solving the legal issues surrounding state-wide or nation-wide legalization, California is getting ready for the second edition of the War on Drugs. This is the age of cannabis as many nations are working on updating and modernizing the laws surrounding marijuana. California was one of the […]

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Forget dispensary lines with Greenbox, an ATM for cannabis

Greenbox is an automatic dispensary machine that is currently being distributed to a few dispensaries in the U.S. Think of it like an ATM, but rather a BTM—Bud Tender Machine. The machine was invented by Zack Johnson, a former music industry executive from Massachusetts who is now the company’s CEO. Johnson came up with the […]

CannaKids CEO Tracy Ryan Named ‘Diamond of the Community’

ENCINO, Calif. – CannaKids CEO and SavingSophie.org founder Tracy Ryan has received the Encino Chamber of Commerce’s Diamond of the Community Award for her work as a pediatric health advocate. “Ms. Ryan launched CK Sciences to provide pediatric human trials for cannabis medicine both in the U.S. and around the world,” said Encino Chamber Executive […]

Sometimes the Packaging Is the Product

How many readers are over the age of 50? And how many are women? If you fall into these two categories, you’re in luck…this article is for you. And if you are not fortunate enough to be a middle-aged woman, don’t fret…you are about to learn something amazing. Way, way back in ancient history, 1968 […]

The Nose Knows: Sniffing Out the Scents of Wellness

There’s no question terpenes are a hot topic among both cannabis and mainstream retailers. How hot? Witness one of the 2018 seasonal drinks introduced by coffee empire Starbucks: the Juniper Latte, a veritable sugar- and spice-frosted, aromatic Christmas tree in a cup. The company described the creation as containing “a hint of juniper and sage, […]

Burnbud Multi-Tool: The Swiss Army Knife of Cannabis Accessories

A cannabis multi-tool made from hemp stalk fiber bioplastic, not petroleum-based materials. Compact and convenient, Burnbud is an herb dispenser, grinder, lighter holder, packing piston, herb storage container, and bottle opener that also fills cones—like a sesh in your pocket. Available in black and grey or natural hemp color. Check out 10 more of our […]

Ex-Detroit Lion Calvin Johnson gets pre-approval for medical marijuana business – Detroit Free Press

Ex-Detroit Lion Calvin Johnson gets pre-approval for medical marijuana business  Detroit Free Press Former Lions star Calvin Johnson approved for medical marijuana business in Detroit  CBS Sports Ex-NFL star gets pre-approval for medical marijuana dispensary in Michigan | TheHill  The Hill Former Detroit Lion Calvin Johnson awarded license for medical marijuana dispensary  Detroit Metro Times Ex-Detroit Lions star Calvin […]

Dronabinol for the Treatment of Paraneoplastic Night Sweats in Cancer Patients: A Report of Five Cases

Dronabinol for the Treatment of Paraneoplastic Night Sweats in Cancer Patients: A Report of Five Cases Abstract BACKGROUND: Night sweats significantly impact the quality of life for cancer patients and are often resistant to treatment. Cannabinoids have been shown to modulate cytokine activity and produce hypothermia in animal models, suggesting that they may be a promising candidate for […]

Expert Joints LIVE on CLN – Internet Savvy

This week Craig welcomes Internet Savvy #Instagrammer and Model SavvyStonedGirl to #Studio710. Tha Big Puffa brings music from Tee Krispil for Dab Time, Al The Alchemist brings some dope gear during Expert Selections, and gives us a few Grow Tips… plus Kass & Honey are back to hang out too. Join the live-chat here. Now find […]

Gabriella’s Kitchen’s Joint Venture with Eximius Coffee introduces Infused Ready-to-Drink Cold Brew Coffee and Pods

CALGARY and SANTA ROSA, CA, Feb. 19, 2019 /CNW/ – Gabriella’s Kitchen Inc. (“GABY” or the “Company”) (CSE: GABY), an innovative and leading-edge cannabis wellness company, is pleased to announce a joint venture (“JV“) with Eximius Coffee LLC (“Eximius”) to launch a line of cannabis and CBD infused coffee beverages and infused single-serve grounds suitable for steeping. […]

LAST CHANCE TO COMMENT ON CANNABIS EDIBLE’S 10 MG THC LIMIT

(Written by Ted Smith, the founder of Victoria Cannabis Buyer’s Club) Tomorrow is the public’s last opportunity to send comments to Health Canada regarding regulations controlling the production and sale of edible and topical cannabis products, as well as other concentrates! This is a common tactic of Health Canada; They give interested taxpayers two months […]

Bhang and Indiva Announce Roll-Out for Canada’s Edibles Market with Origin House

Bhang to host sensory sessions at 180 Smoke locations across Toronto to educate Canadian consumers on proper edibles use in advance of legalization Sessions highlight Bhang’s focus on leading the expanding cannabis marketplace with an unmatched portfolio of award-winning brands LOS ANGELES (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bhang Corporation (“Bhang” or the “Company”) announced on Feb. 13 that it […]

Cannabis Reclassification Delayed

The Commission on Narcotic Drugs of the United Nations met in Vienna from 5 – 7 December 2018. It was supposed to be a red-letter day. Many things pointed to the possible announcement of a reclassification of cannabis, which would mark the beginning of the end of worldwide prohibition. Activists and patients who had travelled […]

Cabbage Salad with Hemp Seed Dressing

This vegan coleslaw recipe is quick to prepare – especially if you have a mandoline to slice the cabbage – but chilling it for a few hours or even a full day will make it tastier and tender. Add hemp seeds to optimize your intake of protein, minerals and dietary fibre. Preparation Finely chop the […]

Cultural

10 Cool Podcasts for Stoners

Here’s a snapshot of some of the most popular podcasts for stoners online these days. This is a mix of podcasts dedicated to cannabis by providing the latest local and international news, product and strain reviews, cultivation techniques, and cultural shifts, as well as a few gems that are guaranteed to enhance your high. What […]

Legal & Politics

Does the Cannabis Ban Violate Fundamental Rights?

On 28 November 2018, the Berlin Administrative Court rejected a claim that challenges the constitutionality of the cannabis ban. A retired Berlin lawyer, the plaintiff, wanted to open a coffee shop and felt that the cannabis ban restricted his rights to freedom. Thomas Herzog and his legal advisor, lawyer Volker Gerloff, believe the cannabis ban […]

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10 of the Top US Cannabis Movers and Shakers

With cannabis legalization fever heating up across the globe, and much speculation that the plant will be made legal at federal level in the States in the near future, some serious cannabis movers and shakers are cementing their legacies, while new names are starting to emerge. Here’s a list of the ten top U.S. cannabis […]

How To Use CBD For Dementia Symptoms

CBD for dementia is being considered to be used to treat dementia. The world can be a strange place as it is always changing over time. Statistics indicate that the age span of a human body has significantly increased over the last few decades. But still, there are certain diseases, particularly those that affect the […]

What is THC?

Why smoking weed gets you high Hope you are ready for a short trip to med school because how weed works on your brain might be more complicated than you think. The mainstream media and a majority of people around the world have this misconception that weed works much the same way as most addictive […]

Can you smoke CBD Oil?

smoking cbd oil cbd-oil                                        Can you smoke CBD Oil CBD has become a favourite among many who are looking for the medicinal benefits of cannabis. The oil has proven to aid in so many physiological ailments and its benefits are getting discovered by the day. With all the news uses being discovered, people are also… […]

What Does CBD Stand For? And What is CBD Oil? [2019 UPDATE]

What Does CBD Stand For? What Does CBD Stand For? And What is CBD Oil? UPDATE: January 2019  World Health Organization Letter A week ago, the news showed signs of improvement. In this January 24, 2019 letter to the United Nations Secretary-General, the WHO’s ECDD made a further stride. They presently prescribe that a reference […]

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CBD Going Lux

One of our friends who does massage for the Ritz Carlton hit us up last weekend with a question about CBD. It seems the high-end resort has caught onto the CBD craze and is now offering a couple different options for treatments with CBD. The Ritz isn’t the only luxury spot frequented with those who […]

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Farm Bill Will Change CBD: Here’s How

The 2018 Farm Bill has changed history. Immediately after the passing of this exciting bill came a serious statement from the FDA and their jurisdiction over the safety of the American people and CBD products. What exactly did the FDA have to say about CBD? Let’s take a look. FDA, the 2018 Farm Bill, and […]

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The New CBD Crackdown: What Does it Mean?

Just when ya thought the 2018 Farm Bill was going to save the world of CBD…authorities in several states have stepped in to order that CBD edibles be removed from store shelves. Why all the fuss? According to the powers that be, CBD isn’t a federally-approved food additive. In Maine, authorities have ordered that CBD […]

How to Legalize Marijuana in 2019

Could 2019 sound the death knell for marijuana prohibition as we know it in America? Will more states legalize the noble weed before year’s end? Can the federal government actually get out of its own way and allow the full flowering of legal cannabis commerce in the nation and around the world? Will the foreign […]

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Joy Inside My Tears: The Greening of Kamala Harris

Senate Judiciary Committee member Kamala Harris During a February 11  appearance on New York City morning radio show, The Breakfast Club, Senator Kamala Harris admitted smoking marijuana in college and said that she supports its legalization. Even these days, when a serving member of the U.S. Senate says something like that, it’s news. But Senator […]

Trump’s Bush-League Choice for Attorney General Confirmed

President Trump reached back to the first Bush administration for his replacement for Jeff Sessions as the nation’s top law enforcement official. William Barr did that job for 18 months from 1991-1992. His reputation is that of a hardcore drug warrior. Update: On Feb. 14, Barr was confirmed as the nation’s Attorney General by a […]

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Social Cannabis Consumption Taking Off in California and Colorado

Old-style volcano vaporizers are popular at Magnolia Wellness’ consumption lounge in Oakland. Vape lounges and cannabis cafés are popping up everywhere in 2019. San Francisco has the largest concentration of licensed facilities, with a dozen dispensaries that feature tabletop vaporizers, edibles consumption and, at some, even marijuana smoking. It’s a major trend that will continue […]

Medical Cannabis Patient Sues Over Employment Discrimination

In a lawsuit filed against the city of Bridgeport, a legal medical cannabis patient claims he was discriminated against for his use of medical cannabis. The post Medical Cannabis Patient Sues Over Employment Discrimination appeared first on Medical Marijuana 411. Go to Source Author: Lane Trachy Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

THCV: How cannabis can help with weight loss

Studies are finding that THCV can help with weight loss as an appetite suppressant and help reduce body weight by increasing energy expenditure. The post THCV: How cannabis can help with weight loss appeared first on Medical Marijuana 411. Go to Source Author: Nikki Wright Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

European Union Medical Cannabis Research Resolution Passes

The European Union medical cannabis resolution will help begin the process of making its member countries a force within the cannabis industry. The post European Union Medical Cannabis Research Resolution Passes appeared first on Medical Marijuana 411. Go to Source Author: Lane Trachy Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

CBD For Dogs Becoming More Appealing to Pet Owners

CBD for dogs is becoming one of the more popular ways to keep man’s best friend in good health. Whether treating cancer or epilepsy, CBD may help dogs. The post CBD For Dogs Becoming More Appealing to Pet Owners appeared first on Medical Marijuana 411. Go to Source Author: Lane Trachy Puffin’ On Some Good […]

Company News

Highest CBD Content to Date: New RSHO™ Maximum Strength Pure CBD Oil Added to the Medical Marijuana, Inc. Store

With 45% CBD, HempMeds® new RSHO Maximum Strength is our strongest full-spectrum CBD oil product to date. Medical Marijuana, Inc. portfolio CBD company HempMeds® has launched its newest product – Real Scientific Hemp Oil (RSHO) Maximum Strength – available now in the Medical Marijuana, Inc. online shop. Containing an astonishing 45% CBD, RSHO Max Strength […]

Cannabis 101

The Best Vape Pens for Beginners

Everything you need to know to choose your perfect first vape pen. A clean, flavorful method of consuming vape liquids, botanical waxes, and dry herbs wherever you go, vape pens are a popular choice among Medical Marijuana, Inc. customers because they are simple to use, low cost, and ultra portable. But how do you choose […]

CBD Oil Education

The Science Behind the EC System

The EC system is crucial to your health and wellness. Here’s how this important self-regulatory network works to keep you balanced, and how you can support it with CBD oil. As you set out to learn more about cannabidiol (CBD) oil and how it naturally promotes wellness, undoubtedly you will come across a reference to […]

Responsible Cannabis Consumption as a Parent

Some critics claim that consuming any cannabis whatsoever as a parent is irresponsible. In which case, you have to say the same about every parent on earth who ever indulges in a glass of wine or the occasional beer. It’s exactly the same thing – complete BS on both accounts. Just because you’re a parent […]

The Best Wake and Bake Strains Money Can Buy

Find your perfect wake and bake strain and even the dreariest Monday morning can become an absolute joy. Well, maybe not a joy as such, but at least a little less painful. Which begs the question – what makes the ideal strain for a perfect wake and bake? The answer – the combination of fabulous […]

8 Ways to Deal With an Immense THC Tolerance

Realistically, it’s impossible to avoid building a somewhat developed and strong tolerance to THC over time. It’s the same with any drug – the more you use it, the greater the resistance your body develops to it and the more you need. Some stay in lightweight territory for their entire lives, but most will inevitably […]

Wake and Bake: 10 Rules to Live By

Get it right with a good morning smoke and you’re set for one hell of a day. Get it wrong and the rest of your day could be a disaster. To some, it only qualifies as a ‘wake and bake’ if you literally reach for your weed stash the moment you wake up. If you […]

Male Plants: Can They Get You High?

It’s one of the most commonly asked questions in cannabis circles worldwide. Not to mention, a highly disputed argument that generates all manner of wild and wacky claims. The question being – what does science tell us about male cannabis plants? More specifically, is it possible to get high by smoking in any of the […]

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Now You Know: 5 Ways To Take CBD

Now You Know: 5 Ways To Take CBD Here are some tips to help you navigate through several of the most popular ways to take CBD and the nuances that separate them and their effects. The post Now You Know: 5 Ways To Take CBD appeared first on The Fresh Toast. Go to Source Author: […]

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Here Is The One Way Marijuana Use Can Kill You

Here Is The One Way Marijuana Use Can Kill You Today, organ transplants are an accepted miracle of modern medicine. When it comes to this subject however, marijuana use can kill you. The post Here Is The One Way Marijuana Use Can Kill You appeared first on The Fresh Toast. Go to Source Author: Trey […]

Home Prices Spike Following Opening of Marijuana Retailers

Home Prices Spike Following Opening of Marijuana Retailers | NORML FORT COLLINS, CO — The opening of marijuana retailers is positively associated with rising neighborhood home values, according to data published in the journal Contemporary Economic Policy. Colorado State University researchers assessed the impact of dispensary openings in Denver on home prices in the immediate vicinity. They reported: […]

Medical Marijuana is Florida Law, Let’s Act Like It

Medical Marijuana is Florida Law, Let’s Act Like It | Norm Kent Two years ago, Florida citizens voted for and passed a constitutional amendment allowing our residents to use marijuana medicinally. The law passed overwhelmingly, with nearly 72 percent of the vote. No recount was required.  In this hotly contested and partisan state, no candidate running […]

Study: Medical Cannabis Use Associated With Decreased Hospital Admissions Among Patients With Sickle Cell Disease

Study: Medical Cannabis Use Associated With Decreased Hospital Admissions Among Patients With Sickle Cell Disease | NORML NEW HAVEN, CT — Sickle cell disease (SCD) patients who utilize medicinal cannabis require fewer hospitalizations as compared to SCD patients who refrain from the substance, according to clinical data published in the journal Blood. Investigators from Yale University in Connecticut […]

Here Comes Hemp: Congress Votes to Unchain a Billion-Dollar Industry

Here Comes Hemp: Congress Votes to Unchain a Billion-Dollar Industry | Phillip Smith WASHINGTON, DC — The Senate on Tuesday and the House on Wednesday gave final approval to the massive 2018 Farm Bill, including a provision that will end an eight-decade ban on industrial hemp, that non-psychoactive but extremely useful member of the cannabis family. […]

Chamomile and Cannabis Oil for Cancer

Did you know cancer is responsible for 1 in 4 deaths in the United States? Or that cancer is the second leading cause of death in the U.S?  In 2015 alone, there were 8.8 million deaths globally attributed to cancer. Cancer is one of the biggest health crises we’re facing today. Affecting women, men, young, […]

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Are Opioids Overprescribed?

Over the past three years, Canada and the United States have watched their respective opioid crises continue to deepen. Despite initiatives to curb illicit opioid use and reduce opioid-related health incidents, the numbers have continued to rise across North America. Go to Source Author: Administrator Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Marijuana Banking Bill Passed by West Virginia House of Delegates

Legislation that would protect banks who provide services to medical marijuana businesses has been passed by the full West Virginia House of Delegates. House Bill 2538 was overwhelmingly approved by the House, with 89 members voting in favor and just seven voting in opposition. The measure, which was introduced by Delegate Eric Nelson (R), now moves […]

World Health Organization Expert Committee Calls For Changes In Cannabis’ International Classification

The World Health Organization’s (WHO) Expert Committee on Drug Dependence have proposed amending the classification of cannabis under international law. According to reporting in the British Medical Journal, the WHO policy reversal “takes account of the growing evidence for the medical applications of the drug,” and marks the first time that the agency has reviewed its stance on […]

Hawaii Committee Unanimously Approves Bill to Legalize Marijuana

Legislation to legalize marijuana for everyone 21 and older has been unanimously passed by its initial committee in Hawaii’s Legislature. Hawaii Senate Bill 686 was introduced by Senator Kalani English (D) along with 11 cosponsors.  According to its official summary, the measure “Legalizes the personal use, possession, and sale of marijuana in a specified quantity” and […]

Study: Marijuana Consumption Linked to Increased Sperm Count

Men who have consumed marijuana have higher sperm counts than those who have never used it, according to a new study published in the February 6th issue of the journal Human Reproduction. This longitudinal study “included 662 subfertile men enrolled at the Massachusetts General Hospital Fertility Center between 2000 and 2017.” The men “provided a total of […]

The Best Cannabis Strains for Adventure and Exploration

Have you ever stood on top of a mountain? If you’re a skier or snowboarder, you have, and with boots strapped around cold feet. Many snowboarders are keen to consume cannabis before (or while) they ascend a mountain then carve their way down it. There’s something special about combining cannabis with the views of snow […]

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The Benefits of Growing Cannabis at Home

If you’re in a state where growing your own cannabis is legal, you’ve likely considered cultivating your own marijuana. In fact, the National Gardening Survey found that, if growing marijuana was legal, 15 percent of U.S. households would give home growing a try. However, growing cannabis at home does have its challenges. Cannabis has a […]

CBD Hemp Flower: Everything You Need to Know

If asked the difference between the hemp plant and the cannabis plant, many marijuana consumers can be forgiven if they admit that they don’t really know. The two names have been used interchangeably in culture, and both are only recently becoming legalized again in America. Even more confusing, both produce flowering buds because both are […]

420 Culture

The 5 Best Cannabis Rolling Papers

When it comes to rolling joints, choosing the right paper is highly important. Not only do rolling papers affect the overall smoking experience, but they also play a large factor in how easy it is to roll your cannabis.  Many people have a favorite rolling paper brand and claim that their papers are the easiest […]

Starting a Cannabis Business? These Resources Can Help

The cannabis industry has proven to be a prosperous venture for many entrepreneurs and, with the continued success of progressive marijuana reform, there are more opportunities than ever before to get involved and start a business. It’s true, the opportunity for success has never been higher – but the same can be said for the […]

Winnipeg’s First Doctor-Led Cannabis Clinic Opens

An alternative method of medication is now being offered in Winnipeg. Manitoba’s first physician-led medical marijuana clinic, CannaWay clinic, opens Wednesday on Kenaston Boulevard and Grant Avenue. The clinic offers specialists and general-practitioners who develop patient treatment plans for symptoms or ailments. – Read the entire article at Global News. Go to Source Author: Abigail […]

Senator Ron Wyden Introduces Bill to Legalize Marijuana; Big Tobacco Rejoices

Today, Senator Ron Wyden (D-Oregon), along with Representative Earl Blumenauer (D-Oregon), introduced S. 420/H.R. 420 to remove marijuana from the Controlled Substances Act, establish a commercial retail market, and tax the drug. In response, former Obama administration advisor and President and CEO of Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM), Dr. Kevin Sabet, released the following statement: […]

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Tuesday, February 19, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // NJ edges closer to legalizing recreational cannabis after breakthrough on taxing (Marijuana Business Daily) // Chart: Most California municipalities ban commercial cannabis activity (Marijuana Business Daily) // MedMen Is Already Praised as the ‘Apple Store of Weed’ But Its Rapid […]

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Monday, February 18, 2019 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily Headlines Monday, February 18, 2019 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Wisconsin Governor Puts Marijuana Decriminalization And Medical Cannabis In Budget (Marijuana Moment) // Pennsylvanians shelled out $132 million for medical marijuana in first year (Morning Call) // GOP senator’s bill calls for state-run pot shops (Sante Fe New Mexican) Today’s […]

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Aurora launches Cannabis Tax Ticker as the industry comes together for the Don’t Tax Medicine campaign

Aurora Cannabis Inc., Canadian Licensed Producer headquartered in Edmonton, has launched a Cannabis Tax Ticker–a live website that runs a tally of how much Canadians have racked up in medical cannabis taxes. “The Medical Cannabis Tax Ticker is an estimate of how much money the government has collected from patients who are prescribed medical cannabis for serious […]

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Medical marijuana is legal in the UK, but getting it is about as hard as ever

On November 1st 2018, the United Kingdom legalized cannabis for medical use. Unfortunately, despite years of waiting, the country wasn’t ready for it, writes Brandon Hicks. “It’s a huge step forward, to say ‘we’re going to allow people to get the medicine they need,’” cannabis entrepreneur Cosmo Feilding told Civilized. “But, without a regulatory framework in […]

Marijuana banking proposal gets first-ever hearing in U.S. House committee

A proposal to open banking and financial services to marijuana businesses in states that have legalized marijuana got its first-ever hearing in a U.S.House committee Wednesday, making Colorado Rep. Ed Perlmutter optimistic about its chances. “We’ve been introducing a version of this bill for almost six years, since Colorado by initiative legalized recreational marijuana,” Perlmutter, […]

Nebraska medical marijuana backers file formal papers for campaign

LINCOLN, Neb. — Backers of an effort to legalize medical marijuana in Nebraska have filed formal paperwork for a statewide ballot campaign. Nebraskans for Sensible Marijuana Laws submitted their proposed constitutional amendment Tuesday to the Nebraska Secretary of State’s office. State Sens. Anna Wishart and Adam Morfeld, of Lincoln, are co-chairing the effort to place […]

The Week in Weed: February 22, 2019

Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana. Starting off in the international sphere, the European Parliament has passed a resolution recommending the descheduling of cannabis.  The hope is that this could lead to the establishment of bloc-wide medical marijuana laws. In South Korea, medical […]

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Free Lunch-Time Webinar TOMORROW: West Coast Hemp-CBD After the Farm Bill

Congress passed the Agricultural Improvement Act of 2018 (better known as the “Farm Bill”) in December 2018 which removed hemp from the federal Controlled Substances Act. This further resulted in hemp-based cannabidiol or “hemp-CBD” legalization. Despite their federally legal status, hemp-CBD products are now more in question than ever, different state and federal agencies have […]

Federal law and policy

The Feds Aren’t Done With Cannabis

As more and more states legalize cannabis in some form or another, and as more and more Senators and Representatives introduce legislation that would relax the federal pot laws, it’s important not to lose sight of reality: cannabis is still a Schedule I drug and is unlawful under federal law. That said, in the years […]

Former Lions receiver Calvin Johnson approved for Michigan medical marijuana dispensary – USA TODAY

Former Lions receiver Calvin Johnson approved for Michigan medical marijuana dispensary  USA TODAY Former Lions star Calvin Johnson approved for medical marijuana business in Detroit  CBS Sports Ex-Detroit Lion Calvin Johnson gets pre-approval for medical marijuana business  Detroit Free Press Former Detroit Lion Calvin Johnson awarded license for medical marijuana dispensary  Detroit Metro Times Ex-Detroit Lions star Calvin Johnson […]

Marijuana News Is Moving

News content on Marijuana.com is being reborn as Weedmaps News at news.weedmaps.com. While our URL has changed, you can still find breaking news, political coverage, science explainers, and deep dives into the culture of cannabis. The Marijuana.com archives remain available, with the exception of recent selections that have transferred to Weedmaps News. While Marijuana.com won’t […]

Rights Groups, Unions Call for Ending Marijuana Prohibition

A coalition of major civil rights organizations, labor unions and other groups is calling on Congress to completely remove marijuana from the Controlled Substances Act and divert revenue to communities that have been harmed by the enforcement of cannabis prohibition.   “Pass legislation de-scheduling marijuana with racial equity and justice reform components,” reads one recommendation […]

How Trump Government Shutdown Threat Could Affect Marijuana

President Donald Trump is threatening to shut down the government if Democrats refuse billions of dollars in funding for a border wall — but the consequences of that action would extend far beyond border security. WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump threatens gov’t shutdown in heated meeting with Dem leaders over border wall, squabbling over election results. […]

Elon Musk Confesses: ‘I Have No Idea How To Smoke Pot’

Elon Musk got himself into a bit of trouble after smoking marijuana during an appearance on Joe Rogan’s podcast in September 2018. The move reportedly led to NASA launching an investigation into his company SpaceX’s “workplace safety” and “adherence to a drug-free environment.” But now, in a new interview 60 Minutes, the Tesla founder indicated […]

Cannabis May Qualify for Study Grants as ‘Natural Product’

Federally funded research into marijuana seems to be escalating, with one government agency recently posting a roundup of current “cannabinoid-related funding opportunities” for studies investigating the plant’s therapeutic potential. The National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH) on Dec. 8, 2018, shared a list of four research grant opportunities for studies on “natural products” […]

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Cannabis Coffee: How To Add THC To Your Coffee

Some combinations just make sense: peanut butter and jelly, macaroni and cheese, electrons and protons, Mickey and Minnie. But there’s one combination that will have you smacking your head saying, “Why didn’t I think of that before?” What is this magical mixture? It’s none other than cannabis coffee. Clichéd “wake and bake” jokes aside, combining […]

Montana lawmakers consider bill on legal protections for medical marijuana patients – KPAX-TV

Montana lawmakers consider bill on legal protections for medical marijuana patients  KPAX-TV House, Senate move closer to ending Florida’s ban on smokable medical marijuana  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay ‘We’re getting closer’: Bill to repeal medical marijuana smoking ban advances  Miami Herald Florida Legislature moves closer to ending ban on smokable medical marijuana  Orlando Weekly View full coverage on […]

Vaping and Its Dangerous Ways

There is currently a race to find out the impact of e-cigarettes on the adolescent brain. Elisa Trucco and Matthew Sutherland, psychologists from Florida International University, are leading this race due to parents being concerned. Parents want to know how vaping is going to affect their children. Sutherland and Trucco have a study to examine […]

Texas Reform

Has anyone heard any news how it’s going in the capital? All I’m able to gather from multiple news sources is the amount of bills that have been filled. At what point do they actually start discussing these bills? I’d like to know what’s going on more during this session since they are spaced out […]

Now You Can Fight the Flu — With Cannabis!

Atlas Edibles drinks, infused HoneyPot, Jade nectar tinctures, and more products to survive the ravages of flu season. The post Now You Can Fight the Flu — With Cannabis! appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Elise McDonough Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

House, Senate move closer to ending Florida’s ban on smokable medical marijuana – FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

House, Senate move closer to ending Florida’s ban on smokable medical marijuana  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay ‘We’re getting closer’: Bill to repeal medical marijuana smoking ban advances  Miami Herald Florida Legislature moves closer to ending ban on smokable medical marijuana  Orlando Weekly Florida gets closer to repealing smokable medical pot ban  Naples Daily News View full coverage on […]

Grow Tips

Autoflowering Seeds: The Expert’s Guide

One of the most righteous things about modern cannabis genetics (other than the sky-high THC counts) is the introduction of autoflowering seeds. The first hints of the autoflowering revolution popped on the scene as early as 1995, with the first commercial autoflowering strain (Lowryder) hitting the market around 2005. If you’re wondering why we’re making […]

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Terpenes And Marijuana: Everything You Need To Know

Ask any cannabis connoisseur, and they’ll agree that no two strains are the same. From a hint of blueberry to a pungent earthy aroma, a zesty citrus zing to a slight diesel-like after-taste, the flavor body of cannabis adds considerably to the cerebral experience. But what exactly causes the distinct difference in taste and aroma […]

Tips For Dabbing Safely

Torches, nails, and rigs, oh my! Dabbing cannabis concentrates can be intimidating for a lot of folks, even veteran cannabis enthusiasts may be turned off, especially due to the potential safety concerns about using a butane torch and consuming an high potency cannabis product. If you’re new to the world of cannabis concentrates or just […]

MEDIA & PUBLISHING

The Bluntness Media Partners with Maven Coalition to Deliver Multi-Platform Cannabis Content That Bridges the Gap Between Mainstream Cannabis Culture and the Cannabis Industry

The Bluntness Will Deliver Vital, Trustworthy Content & Analysis Across Maven’s Digital Audience of More Than 100 Million Users; The Bluntness Furthers Maven’s Commitment to Innovative Cannabis Journalism & Advocacy LAS VEGAS & MJBizCon Conference — November 19, 2018 /Canna Newswire/ — The Bluntness Media, announced it has partnered with Maven, a coalition of over 300 exclusive publishers […]

High Art: Marijuana Inspires Chicago Artist’s Vivid Triptych

By Mark Taylor Jeff Zimmermann eats only once daily — at bedtime — and frequently logs 12-hour workdays. That Spartan aesthetic is emblematic of the Chicago artist’s fierce work ethic. “I’m always sketching, painting, planning or organizing my next project,” said Zimmermann, 48, an internationally renowned painter and public muralist whose massive wall paintings inspire […]

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Stigma welcomes NFL running back Mike James

MONTEREY, Calif. — November 15, 2018 /Canna Newswire/ — Stigma®, a cannabis health and wellness lifestyle brand, has officially signed NFL running back Mike James to the team. He joins the company in its ongoing mission to shift the negative stereotypes that exist around cannabis and its consumers. “We’re thrilled to have Mike as part of our team. […]

RETAIL & ECOMMERCE

Blue Moon Hemp Selects International Retail Management and Consulting Group to Launch First Retail Pop-Ups in North America

LAS VEGAS — November 19, 2018 /Canna Newswire/ — International Retail Management and Consulting Group (IRG), a global leader in retail solutions, and Blue Moon Hemp, Inc., the premier CBD brand in the marketplace with distribution in over 3,000 vape shops – will launch the first retail pop-ups in North America on Monday, November 12th with the grand […]

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Monday, November 19, 2018 Headlines | Marijuana Today Daily News

Marijuana Today Daily HeadlinesMonday, November 19, 2018 | Curated by host Shea Gunther // Massachusetts’s first recreational marijuana sales will begin Tuesday (Boston.com) // Michigan recreational marijuana expected to be legal by Dec. 6 (Michigan Live) // Michigan medical cannabis shortage might result in dispensary shutdowns (Marijuana Business Daily) Today’s headlines are brought to you […]

Cannabis Oil Crock Pot Recipes for the Holidays

The holidays are coming! For most people, the seasonal celebrations are heavily decorated by family, traditions, gifts, and a cheer that just can’t be beat. There’s lots of variation, too; there might be a Christmas Eve present opening session, or an early morning sledding adventure, or a cozy movie and hot chocolate get together. Some families […]

Eaze Expands into the CBD Market

A well-known cannabis delivery service has plans to enter the CBD market. Eaze recently announced the launch of a new platform that will focus entirely on CBD products. The new platform will be known as Eaze Wellness. The timing for Eaze seems optimal as CBD products are rising steadily in popularity. “Our aim in launching […]

After Legalization, Michigan Prosecutors End Marijuana Cases

MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A prosecutor’s office in western Michigan is dropping some pending marijuana cases after voters in the state approved recreational use of cannabis for adults 21 and older. A statement from the office of Muskegon County Prosecutor D.J. Hilson says he’ll also consider expunging any past marijuana convictions that otherwise would have […]

Mormon Church May Face Lawsuit Over Anti-Marijuana Campaign

One week after Utah voters approved a medical marijuana ballot initiative, a lawyer representing patients and advocates has formally notified the Mormon church to preserve records ahead of a potential lawsuit concerning its alleged attempts to undermine the measure. It’s no secret that the church opposed the medical cannabis initiative Nov. 6, 2018, which ultimately […]

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Puff, Puff, Pass: The Complete Weed Etiquette Guide

Our culture is full of unwritten rules, many of which are extremely important. Don’t go through the express lane at the grocery store with more than 12 items. Cover your mouth when you cough or sneeze. And always, always, always replace the toilet paper when the roll is empty. Cannabis culture is full of unwritten […]

Hit This: The Leafly Weekly Agenda for Nov. 19-25

Thanksgiving’s pregame includes the strain Headband, plus Trevor Noah’s new special and Adidas’ new Yeezy 350. The post Hit This: The Leafly Weekly Agenda for Nov. 19-25 appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Oscar Pascual Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Cannabis as a substitute for prescription drugs – a cross-sectional study

Cannabis as a substitute for prescription drugs – a cross-sectional study Abstract BACKGROUND: The use of medical cannabis is increasing, most commonly for pain, anxiety and depression. Emerging data suggest that use and abuse of prescription drugs may be decreasing in states where medical cannabis is legal. The aim of this study was to survey cannabis users to determine whether they […]

Women in Cannabis: The Right Side of History

It’s a great time to be part of the cannabis culture and industry, and it’s an even better time to be a woman in the Cannabis space! Earlier this month, three more American states welcomed cannabis legalization, and the anti-cannabis Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who has been a thorn in the industry’s side, resigned from […]

How Much Shatter Concentrate Can You Legally Possess?

Dabbing cannabis concentrates is becoming more popular, and demand is steadily increasing with the legalization of marijuana in several states. Ice or Shatter Concentrate is popular because of it is easy to handle and has a high terpene content, which results in a superior aroma and flavor compared to other concentrates. Shatter concentrates are great for […]

Weed Recipes: Pot Pancakes

Perfect for the wake and bake crowd, check out this simple recipe for making your very own pot pancakes. This easy to make recipe will definitely have you starting your day off on the right foot! You will need some cannabutter from your preferred strain prepared for this one so you will have to plan […]

How Long Does It Take for CBD Oil to Work?

CBD oil has changed the way the world looks at cannabis; even the staunchest of anti-weed advocates can’t deny the medicinal effects of CBD. Weed might be great for getting high, but as a medicine, it’s invaluable. Mental illnesses, physical illnesses, and everything in between can benefit from a little CBD oil. But how long […]

Make Canna-Infused Turmeric Ginger-Spiced Nuts for Holidays

Your house will smell amazing when these cannabis-infused nuts and spices are in the oven, sending notes of delicious goodness through the air. This combination of nuts and spices combines the heart-healthy fats from the nuts and the wondrous health properties of the turmeric and ginger. Feel free to vary the spices to suit your […]

Nevada Collects 8 Million in Pot Taxes in One Month

CARSON CITY, Nev. — Nevada collected more than $8 million in tax revenue from marijuana in a one month-period, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal. The Nevada Department of Taxation says that for the month of August, Nevada’s marijuana taxes generated the highest monthly earnings to date by collecting $8.1 million in tax revenue. The […]

Education

Does Light Degrade Cannabis?

With sweeping acceptance of cannabis moving across the world, the marijuana plant is finally stepping into the limelight. Store shelves that once offered an array of options for hiding bud now sell cannabis display cases. Companies like Smokus Focus have sprung up with devices to maximize the flower-viewing experience, flooding the specimen in question with […]

Cannabis as a Substitute for Opioid-Based Pain Medication: Patient Self-Report

Cannabis as a Substitute for Opioid-Based Pain Medication: Patient Self-Report Abstract Introduction: Prescription drug overdoses are the leading cause of accidental death in the United States. Alternatives to opioids for the treatment of pain are necessary to address this issue. Cannabis can be an effective treatment for pain, greatly reduces the chance of dependence, and eliminates the risk […]

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How Much Does Epidiolex Cost?

In June 2018, the FDA announced the approval of Epidiolex for the treatment of seizures associated with Dravet syndrome and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome, two rare and extremely serious forms of epilepsy. Epidiolex is pure CBD and the first cannabis-derived medication approved by the FDA. How much does Epidiolex cost, though? Prescription medication in the US isn’t […]

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Cannabis Marketing Rules Still Hazy Post-Legalization

Despite strict rules limiting the promotion of now legal recreational pot now in effect, cannabis promotions continue to pop up amid loopholes and a lack of clarity on how the legislation’s grey areas should be applied. Nearly one month on since legalization, there is disagreement in the sector on murky portions of the Cannabis Act […]

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Commercialization of Legalized Cannabis: A Synopsis

PUBLISHED: NOVEMBER 12, 2018 Recreational cannabis hasn’t been legal for long, but a lot of ink has already been spilled about it. While the media have given extensive coverage to its potential health effects and to the impacts and ramifications of cannabis use for employers, little has been said regarding the commercialization and marketing of […]

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Looks Like Brazil Won’t Be Looking At A Regulated Cannabis Regime Any Time In The Near Future

Bolsonaro has also detailed how he will increase the involvement of the Brazilian military in drug law enforcement, including the targeting of children. He says that “it would be good to have the military in the schools” because “in the streets, in the schools even, the bandidos [bandits] sell drugs and smoke marijuana openly”. Indeed, Bolsonaro is […]

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Acreage To List In Canada

Acreage Holdings is the latest US cannabis firm to tap the public markets in Canada, where marijuana is legal, through a reverse takeover. The company raised $314 million in a private placement that values it at about $2.8 billion. Acreage shares are set to start public trading on Thursday. Run by former Wall Street banker […]

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How Medical Marijuana Made Me a Better Mom.

I had a medical marijuana card for nearly two years before I worked up the nerve to buy legal weed. Living in laid-back Vermont, I had access to a friend’s homegrown herb, which my husband used to make me cannabis-infused coconut butter in the family Crock-Pot. Applying the butter topically soothed my chronic pelvic pain […]

Medical Cannabis News

Petition against “cruel” and “ridiculous” guidance on access to medicinal cannabis attracts 400 000 signatures

The parents of severely epileptic children have launched a campaign to try to get the strict new guidelines for the provision of medicinal cannabis revised after some found that doctors were reluctant to prescribe the recently legalised medication. In a letter to the Times, the families of 12 children said that they still faced the […]

Cannabis Law News

Reuters Report On Cannabis Companies Flouting Rules & Using Social Media To Appeal To Teens

(Reuters Health) – In Washington state, where recreational marijuana has been legal since 2012, cannabis companies are forbidden by law from making social media posts that appeal to youngsters, that encourage overconsumption and that suggest the drug has curative properties. Source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-marijuana-social-media/social-media-posts-by-marijuana-companies-may-have-teen-appeal-idUSKCN1NL252 But a new study finds those rules are being flouted by some companies. Researchers […]

Where to Find Inspiration for Your Next Weed Tattoo

When it comes to Instagram, many social media users are obsessed. It’s such an accessible platform, full of (usually) positive content, giving scrollers what they crave: visual stimulation. It also gives us content, constantly, from around the world, showing us scenes that are both familiar and dreamy. Instagram is also a heavy source of inspiration. […]

News

Mitch McConnell Says CBD Will Definitely Be on the Farm Bill

Republican Senator Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has “guaranteed” that hemp will be legalized on the final version of the upcoming farm bill. The 2018 Farm Bill, which contains plans to federally legalize hemp, was scheduled to be renewed on September 30. Instead, disagreements between the House and the Senate led to a slight delay. This […]

List of Massachusetts Recreational Marijuana Dispensaries

This Tuesday, recreational marijuana dispensaries will be open for business in Massachusetts for adults 21 years and older. For those looking to purchase weed on Tuesday, it is good to know that there will only be two shops open, New England Treatment Access and Cultivate Holdings. As more shops open, we here at Leafbuyer will […]

What is causing this?

Here are the specifics:Day 21 of flowerGrowing in pure perlite in a 5 gallon hempy bucket.Temps vary between 70 – 84Using Jacks 3-2-1PH 5.9 – 6.2Watering with RO water/nutes every wateringNo additional carbon dioxidePlant looked perfect in veg tent under led stripsHad similar issues last grow as well. Last grow was in coco/perlite using Blumat […]

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I have never had powdery mildew. I’m harvesting right now and just noticed this on some leaves. The harvest was one of my best ones yet but i’m really concerned that it will spread to my other flowering plants. My environment is pretty spot on. 40-50 humidity and low 70’s light on to 64-66 F […]

Plants are lime Green

I know that you are not supposed to have two plants in one pot. It is just that my setup limits the amount of pots I can have inside the grow area. This pot is fairly big though about a foot deep and 3/4 of a foot in diameter. These plants are an unknown strain […]

DEA Scolded For Lax Marijuana Eradication Program Monitoring

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) got a slap on the wrist from a federal watchdog agency over its management of a multi-million-dollar marijuana eradication program. In a report released on Nov. 14, 2018, the nonpartisan Government Accountability Office (GAO) said the DEA had failed to adequately collect documentation from state and local law enforcement partners […]

Will Pot-Friendly Beto O’Rourke Run for President?

EL PASO, Texas — Texas congressman Beto O’Rourke (D) lost his Senate race against Sen. Ted Cruz (R) on election day, but many are already talking about a presidential run for the pot-friendly congressman in 2020, according to the Dallas Observer. Congresswoman-elect Veronica Escobar (D), who will take over O’Rourke’s seat in the states’ 16th […]

Top 10 things You should KNOW About success

Working hard is the cost of entry to anything . you know zero people that are successful that dont work their face off  you know zero people now they may have money because mommy and daddy made money and gave it to them but people that actually built their own success  you know zero people that have had success […]

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Marijuana might be able to eliminate Chron’s diseases

Medical Marijuana (Cannabis) for Crohn’s Disease Chron’s disease is an inflammatory bowel disorder that causes pain, vomiting, diarrhea, weight loss, and more. But a recent study in Israel showed that smoking a joint significantly reduced Chron’s disease symptoms in 10 out of 11 patients, and caused a complete remission of the disease in five of those patients. […]

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Cannabis Infused Royal Icing | Frost Like a Boss

This four-ingredient cannabis frosting is about to take your edible game to another level. When I started out baking edibles, the whole process was so intimidating. Not only is baking a challenge to begin with, but trying to get the right dose AND have it taste good felt nearly impossible. Then, I discovered something AWESOME […]

Products We Love: E-CLIPSE

Header image via Paint The Moon Compact, easy to use and high tech are the first words that came to mind when I pull my new shiny black toy from the box. Is this thing high tech or what? The E-Clipse Vape is handheld 2200mah lithium battery powered dry herb vape pen. This pen is […]

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Products We Love: Aurora Elixirs CBD Seltzers

Is there anything more refreshing than a cool seltzer on a hot summer day? I’ve been reaching for fizzy stuff like crazy, so when I came across Aurora Elixirs (www.auroraelixirs.com) I was so tempted to try them out. Aurora Elixirs Branding I was first pulled in by their beautiful brand on Instagram — the Aurora Elixirs […]

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27 websites that will teach you about growing cannabis

Successfully growing cannabis for the first time is an awesome achievement but for first time growers it can be hard to know where to start. We’ve compiled this list of cannabis websites to help beginners find advice and more experienced growers hone their skills. The list is divided into 3 sections – websites focused on […]

Medical Marijuana Passes in Missouri, But What’s Next?

A week after Missouri voters passed Amendment 2 legalizing medical marijuana in the Show Me State, a lot of questions are being asked about what exactly is coming. Amendment 2, a constitutional amendment to allow medical cannabis, passed by a margin of 66 percent to 34 percent. But when – and if – you can […]

Election Day 2018: Will More States go to Pot?

“Too many people fought too hard to make sure all citizens of all colors, races, ethnicities, genders, and abilities can vote to think that not voting somehow sends a message.” – Rep. Luis Gutierrez I vape. I vote. The retiring Illinois congressman whose quote appears above had it absolutely right. We must vote during the […]

Cannabis, Real Estate & RICO Lawsuit

The uneasy coexistence between state cannabis laws and federal marijuana prohibition continues.  Hope and Michael Reilly are at the center of an historic lawsuit involving legally grown cannabis. The jury trial of their case began this week in Denver, Colorado on October 29, 2018. The law involves the ability of private citizens (here, Hope and […]

8 Ways Cannabis Can Improve Your Relationship

Stress relief. Chronic pain. Insomnia. This is all common ailments that people use CBD to treat. But did you know that cannabis may actually help improve your romantic relationship? While it can’t provide couples therapy or sex advice, cannabis can help treat certain conditions that may impact your relationship. Find out how to loosen up, […]

10 Things You Need to Know About the Legal Marijuana Industry

If you are an advocate for legalizing marijuana, you’re aware of and support its countless benefits. What once was a questionable practice is now becoming commonplace. Not only does legal marijuana mean advancements in the medical field, but it also expands the job market exponentially. Are you looking to break into the marijuana industry but […]

Everything You Need to Know About CBD and Sleep

Insomnia affects nearly 1 in 3 people, often resulting in the use of over the counter and prescription drugs to find relief. And this figure doesn’t account for those individuals who experience disrupted sleep or inconsistent sleep patterns. Getting adequate rest at night is essential for proper function during the day and overall health. Without […]

Cannabis for Dogs, the New Platform in CBD

You’ve heard of cannabis for people, but did you know about cannabis for dogs? When your dog needs relief from an ailment, using cannabis and CBD oil for dogs may not your first thought. But, times are changing, and cannabis is becoming a great way to treat the ailments your dog may have. Pet care […]

Best Way to Consume Marijuana: Experts Views

The legalization of Marijuana in the states of United States came very gradually and to everyone’s surprise the closer the administration is going to legalize Cannabis, more and more people are talking about trying it for the first time. A recent study by Stats Can show that around 21% people of US want to consume […]

The Week in Weed: November 16, 2018

Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana. After last week’s dizzying amount of news, it’s nice to settle down a bit and have more of a “regular” news flow.  Not that things haven’t been happening; the elections have led to new initiatives surrounding marijuana. […]

Puff, Puff, Passed: Cannabis Wins This Midterm

Michigan becomes the tenth state to legalize cannabis on a recreational level, and Missouri and Utah now join thirty-one other states who have legalized medical marijuana. But what’s next and how will this affect employers? Here is a quick summary of some of the major issues employers may face now that cannabis is legal in […]

The Week in Weed: November 9, 2018

Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana.  And what a week it was! Michigan legalized recreational cannabis, Utah and Missouri voted yes on medical marijuana, and several pro-legalization candidates were elected as governors.  Meanwhile, North Dakota voted against legalization and Rep. Dana Rohrabacher […]

Weeding Out the Results–How Did Cannabis Fare in the Election?

Welcome to a special post-Election Day edition of The Blunt Truth.  Marijuana was on the ballot last night, and just like the other races, the final result was a mixed decision. Four states were deciding whether to allow recreational or medical marijuana.  Three of them voted yes. Michigan – YES – recreational marijuana North Dakota […]

The Origins of Prescription Opioids

The search for a perfect painkiller is as old as humankind. For thousands of years ancient societies pressed herbs and flowers to try find a cure for chronic pain, but it wasn’t until the 19th century that the discovery of a “miracle drug” changed the course of history like no other drug before. In the […]

Get Cannabis Covered Under Your Health Benefits

As many of you have already experienced, we’ve had continued success over the past 12 months in establishing coverage for medical cannabis under major health insurance plans. We would like to ensure that this service is offered to anyone using cannabis therapy. Please contact us if you have health benefits through your employer, or are covered […]

Claim Your Cannabis As a Medical Expense

Don’t forget to claim your medical cannabis as a medical expense when you do your 2016 taxes (due on or before April 30, 2017). Here’s how to do it: Step 1: Get Your 2016 Receipts Most Licensed Producers (LPs) have a section on their websites where you can view your past orders and print your […]

Russian Wisdom, Anxiety and CBD

By J. Lehmann As the daughter of old-school Russians, I was raised to believe that sadness, anxiety and insomnia were simply self-indulgences that resulted from having too much time on my hands. A typical exchange with my mother might go like this: Me: “I can’t sleep at night and I worry all the time.” Mom: […]

Why Licensing Will Matter When Legalization Happens

Anyone who lives in Ontario understands the burn of having harmonized sales tax (HST) added to nearly every retail purchase. Even when we don’t see the tax, it’s still there. Booze is a perfect example. On top of the LCBO’s significant mark up on imported wines, HST is also added into the price. The result […]

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ICBC European Updates

Danish Cannabis Pilot Program Reaching End of First Year, A Model for Others to Follow While it has gotten decidedly less English-speaking press than other countries in Europe on the front edge of cannabis reform, Denmark’s pilot four-year cannabis program is chugging along nicely and can help provide a model for other European Union nations…. […]

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Pasadena Business Update

The City of Pasadena is swinging into full gear and getting ready to release and accept commercial cannabis business permit applications. Last Tuesday, November 13, the City held a workshop to address their application process, as well as set a timeline for when the applications will be released, submitted, and awarded. The City is going […]

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Leafly: Judge Rules in Favor of California Cannabis Home Growers

Right at the start, the city of Fontana, CA., might have doomed its own effort to enact a harsh ordinance governing the personal cultivation of cannabis. Source  https://www.leafly.com/news/politics/judge-rules-in-favor-home-growing-marijuana-in-california Just before the city council held its vote in January 2017, city manager Ken Hunt told council members, right out in public, “It is our intent . […]

What Is CBD, and Why Should I Care?

Marijuana, pot, ganja, weed, Mary Jane; we have all heard these nicknames for cannabis being casually tossed around for decades. But what really is cannabis? What can it do for me? Why should… Go to Source Author: Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Vape Pens and Edibles in Canada Will Be a Game-Changer

Think back to a moment in your life when you tried something spectacular for the very first time. This could be chocolate, getting your first paycheck, or even sex. The feelings that accompanied the event were almost as intoxicating as the act itself: palpable anticipation, unbridled excitement, and in many cases, extreme satisfaction when it […]

Indiva Participates in the Red Scarf Project

Stigma – a mark of disgrace associated with a circumstance, quality or person. As a member of the cannabis industry, Indiva knows this term all too well. Likewise, Regional HIV/AIDS Connection (RHAC) is familiar with the fight against stigma as they aim to provide education and resources related to HIV/AIDS and/or Hep C-related stigma and […]

Halloweed Costume Ideas

Halloween is almost upon us and you know what that means — time to get creative with those costumes! Okay, I know dressing up for Halloween can be stressful and seem foolish but it’s the one time of the year we get to ignore convention and get creative with ourselves. Buying a costume at one […]

INDIVA’s Commitment to the Community and the Environment

Aligned with our mission to offer cannabis products that have a positive impact, and improving lives and communities, INDIVA also believes in being good to the planet. To unite these commitments, Indiva has partnered with The Streetlight E-Recycle program (Streetlight) to help with the proper removal of waste from the cannabis production facility expansion. Streetlight […]

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Dixie Brands, Inc. Announces Conditional Approval for Listing on Canadian Securities Exchange

DENVER — November 15, 2018 /Canna Newswire/ — Dixie Brands, Inc. (Dixie) announced that it has obtained conditional approval on November 13, 2018 from the Canadian Securities Exchange (the CSE) for the listing of the shares that will result from Dixie’s completion of a reverse takeover (RTO) of a Canadian public company, Academy Explorations Limited (Academy) which will be renamed […]

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Go on Green Introduces Kassi, The First Smart Medical Cannabis Storage Hub, Now in Pre-Sale

The revolutionary patent-pending Kassi is a smart medical storage hub that enhances the benefits of medical cannabis consumption TEL AVIV — November 12, 2018 /Canna Newswire/ — Go on Green, a leader in smart products for cannabis consumers announced today the pre-sale launch of Kassi, the world’s first and most advanced smart medical cannabis storage hub built with […]

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

Chula Vista Opening Cannabis Business Licenses

LOS ANGELES — November 7, 2018 /Canna Newswire/ — If you’re interested in removing the stigma and illegality of cannabis businesses in your area, get out and vote this November, Chula Vista residents. Earlier this year, on March 6th, the City of Chula Vista announced it was greenlighting an ordinance to permit, license, and regulate cannabis businesses within […]

Senate Majority Leader Guarantees End to Federal Hemp Ban

Senate Majority Leader Guarantees End to Federal Hemp Ban | Paul Armentano WASHINGTON, DC — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) publicly reaffirmed today that provisions lifting the federal prohibition of hemp will be included in the finalized language of H.R. 2: The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (aka the 2018 Farm Bill). The must-pass legislation […]

Good Riddance! Drug Reformers Applaud Sessions’ Departure from DOJ

Good Riddance! Drug Reformers Applaud Sessions’ Departure from DOJ | Phillip Smith Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions was forced out of office Wednesday after less than two years in office, and while there is intense concern about the impact the move could have on ongoing investigations of Trump campaign and administration misdeeds, for drug and […]

Pennsylvania Governor Signs Law Eliminating License Suspension Penalty for Marijuana-Related Offenses, Other Crimes

Pennsylvania Governor Signs Law Eliminating License Suspension Penalty for Marijuana-Related Offenses, Other Crimes | NORML HARRISBURG, PA — Democratic Governor Tom Wolf has signed legislation into law eliminating mandatory driver’s license suspensions for a wide range of non-driving related crimes, including marijuana-related offenses. House Bill 163 amends existing law so that those age 21 or older convicted […]

Arrests for Low-Level Marijuana Possession have Decreased 90 Percent Following New NYPD Marijuana Guidelines

Arrests for Low-Level Marijuana Possession have Decreased 90 Percent Following New NYPD Marijuana Guidelines | Drug Policy Alliance Arrests for low-level marijuana possession have plummeted 90 percent since new NYPD marijuana enforcement guidelines took effect in September. There were 151 arrests for low-level marijuana in the entire city of New York in September 2018, less […]

Brief Report: Cannabidiol-Rich Cannabis in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Severe Behavioral Problems-A Retrospective Feasibility Study

Brief Report: Cannabidiol-Rich Cannabis in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Severe Behavioral Problems-A Retrospective Feasibility Study. Abstract Anecdotal evidence of successful cannabis treatment in autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are accumulating but clinical studies are lacking. This retrospective study assessed tolerability and efficacy of cannabidiol-rich cannabis, in 60 children with ASD and severe behavioral problems (age = 11.8 ± 3.5, range 5.0-17.5; […]

World’s First Medical Cannabis Ratings Platform On Sale

Industry-first ratings platform captures medical cannabis relief for health issues SAN DIEGO — November 5, 2018 /Canna Newswire/ — Medical cannabis is providing relief to millions of people across a wide range of health issues including anxiety, insomnia, stress, chronic pain and PTSD, however there is little statistical data on the actual health relief experienced by medical cannabis […]

Harvesting With Mendo Dope

The quality of Cannabis is reaching a much higher level then ever before making it a competition between farmers. It’s Croptober in Mendocino County and after a long season it is finally time to harvest these massive Cannabis trees.   For us and many of the top farmers in the world harvesting is one of […]

CBD & medical marijuana have an uphill climb in Finland.

It’s concluded that CBD is a medicinal substance because CBD is contained in some medical products. With CBD and medical marijuana being the headlines across the world, it is only natural that Finland’s residents hoped to join the users. This is not to be the case. In Finland the only CBD product available is GW […]

10 Interesting Facts about Feminized Seeds by Sensi Seeds

Here are 10 interesting facts about cannabis seeds to share with your friends. Creating feminized versions of plant seeds did not originate with cannabis, but was a technique used in agriculture for many years before being adapted for cannabis in the 1980’s. There are several different methods of creating feminized cannabis seeds but they all […]

For the Love of the Plant – Part 2 By Frenchy Cannoli

My long relation with Cannabis was transformed from a love story to total dedication. My relationship with Hashish was at first a teenage love story, then it became the passion of a traveler and finally a dark secret to keep to blend into the “real” world and assume responsibilities for the first time of my […]

Aurora Cannabis is making money on investments, not on weed sales

Aurora Cannabis released their quarterly report which showed that the company is making the bulk of its money from investments in other companies. The recreational cannabis market may be blooming in Canada, but Aurora certainly isn’t feeling those effects yet. The company published its quarterly financials which show that Aurora is making the bulk of […]

How to Grind Weed Without a Grinder (4 Alternatives)

Whether you’re flying abroad on a holiday, or you just forgot to bring it on a camping trip, every now and then you won’t have a grinder at hand. Here’s how to grind weed without using a grinder. Depending on the situation, there are several ways you could grind weed without using a grinder. So, […]

Sponsored* Bringing Logic to the Presidency

Presidential Candidate, Hart Cunningham is Pro Marijuana! Hart Cunningham, speaks on Colorado’s dedication for a cleaner Earth, supportive legislation for marijuana, and women’s rights. Hart will be running for president in 2020. With so many people aiming to be president now, it’s become damn near embarrassing. Getting someone in office for the people is what […]

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Leafbuyer – Endless Possibilities (Livestoner Approved)

What can Leafbuyer Do for You? Congratulations! You’re in a state where medical or recreational marijuana has been legalized! The possibilities to purchase, grow, work with, and learn about cannabis products are practically endless, and may even seem overwhelming. Where can you go to get the information you need? Enter Leafbuyer (leafbuyer.com), an easy-to-navigate website […]

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Rolling Papers You Need to Try!

When it comes to papers there are tons of different brands, flavors and styles. Here are some you NEED to try if you haven’t already. Juicy Jay’s Hemp Wraps Flavors: Strawberry Fields (Best Seller) Mango Papaya Natural Tropical Passion Black N’ Blueberry Grapes Gone Wild Cheech & Chong Hemp Papers The iconic stoner duo has […]

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The Secret Stash

A list of the best secret stashes you could use and how to implement them. The Best Secret Stashes and Hidden Stash Boxes Although marijuana is legal in half of the country, there’s still plenty of reason to be paranoid or, should we say, careful about where you leave your stash. Nothing’s worse than being […]

VANISHING WHITE MATTER DISEASE: JAYDA’S STORY

Vancouver’s Cannabis Life Conference just wrapped up last weekend at the Westin Bayshore, and it was a packed weekend full of education, networking, and inspiring speeches, but one chance encounter in particular stood out- meeting Jayda. As conference host Craig Ex, of Expert Joints, said, “Cannabis works in strange ways sometimes”, and that’s never been […]

MJBizCon Puts on the Really Big Show

LAS VEGAS – Upon arrival at the Las Vegas Convention Center, you immediately sense excitement as you pass under a huge banner announcing you have arrived at MJBizCon, the biggest legal cannabis industry trade show in the U.S. B2B brands line the show floor offering anything and everything for growers, extractors, company executives, dispensary owners, […]

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Featured Products for November 2018: Hard Goods

Rosin Tech GoDesigned for a desktop or to fit easily within a backpack, the ultra-lightweight Rosin Tech Go is built for mobile rosin extraction. Equipped with a digital temperature controller and timer; puts out 700 pounds of pressure over a compact surface area designed for personal use.RosinTechProducts.com       Huni BadgerWith no chamber to […]

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November Round Up–Cooking with Cannabis

For foodies, there’s always a keen interest in the latest ingredient or flavor trend, and ways to bring fun, unique experiences to the table. More than ever, cannabis is an option for experimental chefs and gourmets–they don’t call it “herb” for nothing. While its dank flavor maybe an acquired taste, with growing global legalization, cannabis […]

What’s better for your health, cannabis or alcohol?

Alcohol is one of the most widely-used and recreational drugs in the world. The same thing can be said of cannabis, but there are a few huge differences between cannabis and alcohol- one of them being the level of social acceptance, and the other being its legality. But which one is better for your health? Researchers […]

Dixie Brands Announces Conditional Approval for Listing on CSE

DENVER, Nov. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Dixie Brands, Inc. (Dixie) announced that it has obtained conditional approval on November 13, 2018 from the Canadian Securities Exchange (the CSE) for the listing of the shares that will result from Dixie’s completion of a reverse takeover (RTO) of a Canadian public company, Academy Explorations Limited (Academy) […]

The “Baked Beans” Disgusting Jellybean Challenge

Catch best friends Big Lach and Big Puffa playing Baked Beans! The rules are super easy- think of it like jellybean roulette. There are 10 different colours and 20 different flavours because each colour represents a great AND a disgusting flavour. It’s up to pure chance which one you get. You see that brown jellybean? If […]

Expert Joints LIVE on CLN – Viva Las Vegas

This week Craig is in Las Vegas covering MJBizCon with High Times, and brings you a special episode, featuring a number of dope guests. Click here to join the Chat Room during the show. Catch more from #ExpertJoints and #HighTimes here.   The post Expert Joints LIVE on CLN – Viva Las Vegas appeared first […]

5 Must-Attend Cannabis Investment Summits

If you ever attend more than one event in the marijuana industry, you will likely notice a range of similarities: … The post 5 Must-Attend Cannabis Investment Summits appeared first on Pot Valet. Go to Source Author: Jake Methow Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

How a Cannabis Store Differs From a Marijuana Dispensary

Ever since multiple states legalized either medical or recreational pot, even both, marijuana dispensaries and cannabis stores line the streets … The post How a Cannabis Store Differs From a Marijuana Dispensary appeared first on Pot Valet. Go to Source Author: William Levy Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

10 Sought-After Jobs in Marijuana Industry

The weed industry is booming. With it comes a variety of cannabis jobs that are employing thousands of people every … The post 10 Sought-After Jobs in Marijuana Industry appeared first on Pot Valet. Go to Source Author: William Levy Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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3 Simple Cannabis Extract Methods That Can Be Done from Home

Creating cannabis extract is a definite case of choose-your-own-adventure with a seemingly endless combination of techniques, materials and results. We’ve talked about how to use a simple hair straightener as a rosin press but many of our readers prefer solvent-based methods and have asked us how to make BHO or use other forms of alcohol extraction […]

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Best Cannabis Stocks Practices for New Investors

As marijuana legalization sweeps across the nation, the financial opportunities continue to manifest, with many referring to the potential of the marijuana industry as the “green rush.” Marijuana related profits used to be contained to the black market, but the advent of legalization has meant those profits have spread to the people; those in business, […]

Opinion

Does Cannabis Help or Harm my IBS?

Good Health Starts in Your Stomach Because I knew nothing about nutrition when my digestive issues began, I’d no idea my diet was the problem. Like most kids who grew up in northern Europe in the seventies and eighties, I was raised on cereal, cold meat sandwiches and spaghetti Bolognese, and being Irish, I also […]

Legal & Politics

Thinking About Investing In Pot Stocks?

Meet the Pot Stocks On October 17, Canada became the second country in the world (after Uruguay) to legalize the sale of recreational cannabis. It’s expected that this will create a market estimated at $5 billion a year on top of medical marijuana sales, and speed up the process of legalization in America, where the […]

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Is Organic Hydroponics Possible? Yes, Of Course It Is!

Why is Organic Hydro a Controversial Topic? The National Organic Standards Board, an advisory committee to the US Department of Agriculture, voted in 2017 to allow organic certification for some hydroponic and aquaponic crops. This is a landmark step that appears generally positive, but has nonetheless angered traditional organic farmers who believe that organic farming […]

Vegan Pasta Sauce Recipe

Take the avocados and remove the skins and pits. Place them in a blender and blend for a few seconds. Add the pine nuts, sun-dried tomatoes, coconut cream and lemon juice. Blend until smooth and creamy. Serve with the vegan pasta of your choice. The post Vegan Pasta Sauce Recipe appeared first on Sensi Seeds […]

How Do Cannabinoids Quell Anxiety?

Anxiety, like marijuana, comes with stigma but the increasing impact of anxiety disorders on family life and the economy, it’s no wonder everyone seems to be looking for a salve. The relationship between cannabis and anxiety disorders exists, but remains wholly misunderstood. Anxiety presents differently in every patient, and there is no definitive cure with […]

Oral Dose Marijuana: How Can You Take Cannabis Orally?

With the plethora of cannabis consumption methods available to consumers on today’s market, it’s tough to understand the difference between each method and what is most useful for each consumer’s needs. From smoking a joint to eating an infused gummy bear, the way our bodies break down cannabis is different with every product. An infused-cookie […]

Cannabis in Art: Drawing Inspiration from the Plant

The first step in the creation of art is inspiration. Painters have been known to capture the essence of emotion, while musicians write songs about heartbreak and loneliness. Poets, sculptures, rock stars, mythical beings—they all have a muse. Marijuana has acted as an artistic muse for hundreds of thousands of years, and continues to pull […]

Why CBD isn’t certified organic? 

It is only very recently that CBD has become so known and familiar to people. Because of the countless health benefits that it has to offer. The hemp extracts in the CBD oil products are greatly beneficial to treat health issues. Like muscle pain, menstrual pain relief, epilepsy and anxiety etc. The awareness of the […]

CBD OIL FOR CATS – Know The Ins and Outs of IT!

CBD oil for cats is a recently put to light popular medicine in treating humans, and customers are driving in to get them. But can it benefit our furry friends and to what extent? To answer this question is what this article is going to do. It is also going to dive into the investigation […]

Hemp Oil Legal Status? Is it Legal in 2018

This blog answers all your question regarding making hemp oil legal. Know why it is not legal right now and what are the chances that it will be in 2018? Hemp is one of the oldest cultivated crops in the history of the world plants and one often asks the question that is Hemp oil […]

CBD Oil Brands: Guide to Buying CBD Oil

CBD Oil Brands: Guide to Buying CBD Oil You must have already heard about CBD oil. Today’s blog will explore the various kinds of CBD Oil Brands out there. Everyone these days wants to buy a CBD oil and why not! It offers endless health benefits owing to the presence of non-psychotic cannabis in it. […]

Health

CBD for Depression: What We Know So Far

According to the World Health Organization, depression impacts more than 300 million people each year. Anyone that has suffered from depression or witnessed a loved one or friend with the condition knows how devastating it can be. In its mild forms, depression can lead to interruptions in the ability to work and live a normal […]

The Top 10 Myths and Facts About CBD

There’s no denying that the CBD market is booming. The cannabinoid has taken the world by storm and is considered one of the hottest health trends ever. There are new CBD companies created all the time, all interested in attaining a piece of the industry that’s estimated to grow 700% by 2020 and be worth […]

Joy Beckerman: Hemp Industries Association Evangelist

You can’t take the hippie out of Joy Beckerman. The Hemp Industries Association (HIA) president became a canna-activist in Grateful Dead parking lots in the early ’90s. “I learned about the social and political injustice of marijuana and of industrial hemp on Grateful Dead tour,” she tells Freedom Leaf. With her busy schedule, Beckerman doesn’t […]

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Freedom Leaf Dives Into the Hemp-CBD Market

Freedom Leaf Inc.’s bid to diversify into an industrial hemp cultivator, CBD producer and formulator drew support with a $3 million investment from Merida Capital Partners in October, capping off a busy year of deal-making for the Las Vegas-based company. While Freedom Leaf (OTCQB: FRLF) has been traded on the Over-The-Counter markets as a fully […]

MJBizCon Vegas Highlights: Speakers, Luncheons and Parties

The largest marijuana trade show in the country, MJBizCon, returns to Las Vegas from Nov. 13-16. More than 1,000 exhibitors will be displaying their products at the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC), including Freedom Leaf. We’ll be introducing our new companies – Hempology, Leafceuticals, Irie CBD and Accuvape – at Booth 1869. Expo Schedule Highlights […]

Jeff and Pete Sessions Get Booted Out of Washington

It was a bad 24 hours for Republicans named Sessions. First, last night, Texas Rep. Pete Sessions was ousted by former NFL player Colin Allred in the race for the state’s 32nd Congressional District. As chair of the House Rules Committee, Sessioms successfully prevented dozens of cannabis law reform bills from reaching the House floor. “I […]

Aurora Cannabis Stocks Surge Over Last Twelve Months

Aurora Cannabis stocks, like other major cannabis companies Constellation and Tilray, are very hot among cannabis investors. The post Aurora Cannabis Stocks Surge Over Last Twelve Months appeared first on Medical Marijuana 411. Go to Source Author: Lane Trachy Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Cannabis Ballot Measures of Importance on Election Day

Cannabis ballot measures are being voted on by citizens in Michigan, North Dakota, Utah, and Missouri on midterm election day. The post Cannabis Ballot Measures of Importance on Election Day appeared first on Medical Marijuana 411. Go to Source Author: Lane Trachy Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Alaska Marijuana Handler Permit Course Approved by State of Alaska

Medical Marijuana 411 has been approved by the state of Alaska to offer the Alaska Marijuana Handler Permit Online Certification Program (AK-DOH APPROVAL: MHCP 209). After years of offering Medicinal cannabis guidance education to patients globally, the MM411 team has been approved to be an authorized training provider for individuals seeking Cannabis-related employment in Alaska. […]

Company News

CBD Drug Now Schedule V: What That Means for You

There have been changes made recently to the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) in regards to cannabidiol or CBD. As the CBD market continues to expand, many consumers are looking at this recent news and wondering how it will affect their daily CBD supplement. Here, we look at updates to the country’s policy toward CBD and […]

Canada’s Recreational Cannabis Market Launches Today

Today, cannabis becomes legal in Canada, making it the second country in the world to create a legal recreational cannabis market. Fulfilling a campaign promise, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his government have legalized cannabis for adults in Canada. Consumers and businesses in the country have been counting down to October 17th and the official […]

Guide to Growing Cannabis

  If you are interested in growing cannabis indoors, you must realize that it is entirely different from growing the plant outdoors. Indoor cannabis farming poses more challenges compared to outdoor farming. To grow healthy plants indoors, you must replicate the outdoor environment that the plants receive the right growing conditions are available. There is […]

Why CBD Might Not be Working For You

  Over the past few years, Cannabidiol (CBD) has become all the rage. Thanks to the vast amount of medicinal benefits created by the cannabinoid, people have been trying it in droves. For most people, they claim that it’s a miracle drug. However, a small sub-sect of people claim that CBD does little to nothing […]

Cannabis 101: Ingest Or Inhale

Do you live in a state where recreational cannabis is legal? Are you new to cannabis and unfamiliar with the ways you can extract its medical benefits or are just looking for an enjoyable high? One of the most important aspects of cannabis you must consider is how you’ll consume. There are two main means […]

Honey, Meet Cannabis | Benefits and Recipe

Honey is a favorite all-natural sweetener, antimicrobial, antioxidant and antibacterial substance and a byproduct of one of the hardest working species contributing to a healthy ecosystem. Bees just do their job – produce honey. But it isn’t all punch-in, punch-out collapse on the couch. These hardworking nectar-mongers are sipping on sweet, sweet juices all day […]

Swazi Gold, An African Sativa

A name that promises nothing less that treasure and a strain that delivers the goods. Swazi Gold is said to have made its way to Malawi in the 1940s and has since become one of the most important and widely used building blocks for contemporary cannabis engineers. It is famed for having a gloriously sweet […]

What Does Marijuana Do To A Boner?

Have you ever wondered, somewhere in the back of your mind (minimized to a tiny voice so as not to freak yourself out) whether the weed you smoke affects your erection? Yeah, we all have. At least those equipped to get erections have. Related: What Is Your Marijuana Use Doing To Your Penis? And it’s no […]

Cannabis Diagnosis App

buddy.kindbot.io uses AI to find patterns in the photos you send to help you make diagnosis and treatmentmobile app coming soonNovember 17, 2018 at 08:30AM How to fix your marijuana plant problem .. read this fix Go to Source Author: Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

How Safe Is It To Smoke Marijuana Every Day?

We hear a variation of this question a lot. “Am I an addict if I smoke marijuana every day?” As with most questions, answers will be all over the place. But the most important answer is how you answer it yourself. Unfortunately, there are no definitive research that you can point to for the complete answer. […]

2018 election

N.H. voters send prohibitionists packing

Election results put legalization on the agenda for 2019 Last week, New Hampshire voters sent a strong message to Gov. Chris Sununu and the political establishment: it’s time to end marijuana prohibition! Although Sununu (a prohibitionist) won re-election, his margin of victory over legalization supporter Molly Kelly was smaller than anticipated. Most importantly, the Democratic […]

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Wisc.: Election brings new hope, but challenges remain

Local voters approve 13 medical marijuana and seven legalization measures; ask legislators to listen. Great news! On Election Day, around a million Wisconsin voters approved advisory questions on their ballots calling for more humane marijuana laws. More than half of the state’s population saw cannabis-related measures on their ballots, and every single one of the […]

2018 election

Connecticut: Voters put legalization on the agenda for 2019

Governor-elect Ned Lamont strongly supports ending marijuana prohibition; lawmakers will begin considering new bills in January Last week, Connecticut voters made it possible that marijuana prohibition will be brought to an end during the next legislative session. For the first time in history, Connecticut has voted elect a governor, Ned Lamont, who supports the legalization, […]

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions Resigns

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions Resigns | NORML United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions today announced that he is resigning, effective immediately, from the office of the Department of Justice. In both his tenure in Congress and as Attorney General, Sessions was a longstanding, vocal opponent of marijuana policy reform, who once opined, “Good people don’t smoke marijuana.” […]

Marijuana Reform Scores Big Wins in Midterms

Marijuana Reform Scores Big Wins in Midterms | NORML Marijuana reformers enjoyed numerous federal, state, and local victories on election night. Here are the highlights. STATE BALLOT INITIATIVES Florida: Sixty-three percent of Florida voters approved Amendment 4, which amends the state constitution to restore voting privileges to those with non-violent felony convictions – including tens of thousands […]

Illinois Cannabis Reform Candidates J.B. Pritzker, Kwame Raoul, Bob Morgan Cruise to Victory

Illinois Cannabis Reform Candidates J.B. Pritzker, Kwame Raoul, Bob Morgan Cruise to Victory | Kate Zawidzki Gubernatorial candidate J.B. Pritzker, who has been a vocal supporter of legalizing, taxing, and regulating cannabis for adults’ use, appears to have handily won Illinois’s gubernatorial election. While official election results are still pending, both the Chicago Tribune and the Chicago Sun-Times reported […]

Voters in Ohio and Wisconsin Approve Municipal Reform Measures

Voters in Ohio and Wisconsin Approve Municipal Reform Measures | Paul Armentano Voters in Ohio and Wisconsin approved a series of binding and non-binding local marijuana reform initiatives on Election Day. In Ohio, voters in five cities — including Dayton (population 140,000) — approved municipal ordinances seeking to either eliminate or significantly reduce local fines and penalties […]

Could Chamomile and Cannabis Oil Kill Cancer Cells?

Did you know cancer is responsible for 1 in 4 deaths in the United States? Or that cancer is the second leading cause of death in the U.S? In 2015 alone, there were 8.8 million deaths globally attributed to cancer. Cancer is one of the biggest health crises we’re facing today. Affecting women, men, young, […]

About to cut down plant! Give up

I have been doing this grow for a few month from seed 1st of September was when it first popped out of the soil. This was my first grow witg a skunk special strain which is a Mexican x Columbia Sativa hybrid and has been a total pain. Onto now, flowering is in 7th or […]

Massachusetts’ First Legal Recreational Marijuana Sales to Occur on November 20

The first legal recreational marijuana sales in Massachusetts will take place on Tuesday, November 20. Two marijuana retail outlets were given the green light today to begin selling recreational marijuana next week. New England Treatment Access in Northampton and Cultivate Holdings in Leicester will become the first outlets to sale marijuana as part of the state’s legalization initiative (passed […]

non micronised sulphur as foliar spray?

is it possible to use non micronised powder type sulphur as effective foliar pesticide in veg? Would the micronisation of the powder bring any advantage except that eat dissolve more fastly?I only have access to non micronised sulphur, that is why Im askingthank you guysNovember 17, 2018 at 03:21AM How to fix your marijuana plant […]

Adult-Use Sales in 2 Massachusetts Shops to Begin on Nov. 20

By Bob Salsberg, The Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — Two marijuana stores in Massachusetts were given the green light Nov. 16, 2018, to begin selling to recreational customers in week, making them the first commercial dispensaries in the eastern United States. Both stores — New England Treatment Access in Northampton and Cultivate Holdings in Leicester […]

Major help needed – WTF is causing this on the leaves?

TL;DR – What is causing this? —————————————- My apologies for the lighting – best I can do. But I think it’s good enough to give you the idea. I’ve googled marijuana plant problems and looked at leaf pics for days now and nothing is looking like this to me. Or I’m missing it being new. […]

How Cannabinoids Work: Part II – Paths Through the Body

Though medical cannabis research is expanding daily, for patients and their health-care professionals, it’s challenging to understand the interaction between many variables at play to determine dosages, the type of cannabis, and importantly, the delivery system. Even if you know exactly how much of an active ingredient such as THC you’re getting, how you take […]

CBD Isolate From the Internet: Is It Worth the High?

Wondering if buying hemp-derived CBD online is worth the time, money, & hype? I tried some products from different sites. Here’s how it went. The post CBD Isolate From the Internet: Is It Worth the High? appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Will Hyde Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Concentrate Review: Savor the Power of Critical Concentrates’ Private Reserve OG

Critical Concentrates’ Private Reserve OG is a muscular extract with relaxing effects. Despite its power, there’s a sublime gracefulness to its earthy savor. In addition to its succulent, melt-in-your-mouth flavor, this budder-like extract integrates a complex array of compounds for our therapeutic benefit. Critical Concentrates is based in California and was anointed the winner at […]

Question the Cannasseur: What’s It like Working in Cannabis?

Despite still battling for legitimacy in the eyes of the Federal Government, marijuana is the fastest growing industry in the United States. While the cannabis industry didn’t just crop up overnight, there’s no doubt the job opportunities are booming. As the demand for cannabis continues to rise, so do the employment prospects. In fact, ZipRecruiter […]

Unique CBD Products for a Healthy Lifestyle

Boost your wellness and fitness routines with these CBD products that provide soothing relief for achey joints, insomnia, and more. The post Unique CBD Products for a Healthy Lifestyle appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Hannah Meadows Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

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‘Very, Very Rich Market’: Why Top Canadian Marijuana Companies All Have Their Eyes on Europe

Four of Canada’s largest cannabis companies reported earnings this week. While many investors anxiously awaited management’s outlook for the newly-legal recreational market at home, executives clearly wanted to talk up ambitions abroad. It’s not hard to see why. Projections for fully legal cannabis in Europe, for example, dwarf comparable North American estimates. The third edition […]

Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: $200 and Up

Looking for some truly over-the-top cannabis gear for the holidays? Whether you’re treating yourself or splurging for a loved one, these gifts are worth the spend. The post Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: $200 and Up appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: $100-$200

If you’re planning to go above and beyond when it comes to holiday shopping, make it count with some of these fantastic selections for your favorite cannabis afficianado. The post Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: $100-$200 appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: $50-$100

If you’re looking to keep your spending under $100, there’s an embarrassment of awesome gifts that will put smiles on faces without putting pressure on your credit card.  The post Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: $50-$100 appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: $25-$50

There’s a packed field of gifts for cannabis consumers of all stripes that show you care without breaking the bank. Here are some of our favorites! The post Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: $25-$50 appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Here’s Where Next House Speaker Stands On Marijuana Policy

The Nov. 6, 2018, elections are over, but Democrats in the House have already found themselves locked in another contentious race that could ultimately have big implications for marijuana legislation in the 116th Congress. Will Rep. Nancy Pelosi of California reclaim her seat as speaker of the House? Or will a coalition of frustrated lawmakers […]

How To Get Over Cannabis-Induced Anxiety

Most cannabis enthusiasts are well aware of the fact that weed can at times create feelings of anxiety, dread, and paranoia, ultimately leading to a less than pleasant experience. This is especially true when it comes to newbies who have yet to learn their limits or the notable differences between strains but even veterans can succumb […]

Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: Under $25

From practical smoking supplies to flashy accessories, you’ll be surprised how many boxes you can check off your holiday cannabis shopping list for under $25. The post Leafly’s Holiday Gifts: Under $25 appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

The Leafly 2018 Holiday Gift Guide

From stocking stuffers to shiny new toys guaranteed to get a “You shouldn’t have!”, Leafly’s 2018 Holiday Gift Guide makes shopping for the cannabis lover in your life a breeze. The post The Leafly 2018 Holiday Gift Guide appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Leafly Staff Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

Once a Skeptic, Colorado Governor is Fine with Legalization

After the 2012 election, which saw Colorado become the first state to legalize marijuana, Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper said he probably would have reversed the vote if he had a magic wand. But with the perspective of a few years post-legalization, today he says he’d put that wand “back in the drawer.” “I’m not quite […]

Odd experience at Pain Management office

I went today to see a pain management doctor for long term back pain issues. This being my first time, there were a lot of forms to fill out, and I also had to give a urine sample to test for illicit drugs. I’m a regular cannabis user so I was somewhat nervous about giving […]

Nevada Collects a Record $8M in Marijuana Tax Revenues

LAS VEGAS (AP) — New Nevada tax data show marijuana revenues are continuing to grow and top records in the state. The Nevada Department of Taxation said Nov. 14, 2018, that marijuana tax revenues at the retail and wholesale levels generated $8.1 million in August 2018. That’s a new record, and $3.2 million higher than […]

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Utah’s medical marijuana initiative is about to get swapped out with a compromise bill in the legislature

On Utah’s Capitol Hill, lawmakers are finalizing a bill that would replace Proposition 2, the medical marijuana ballot initiative approved by voters last week. Thursday morning, Fox 13 News learned TRUCE and others have retained attorney Rocky Anderson and are threatening a lawsuit over the involvement The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has had […]

Exploring the Potential Cannabis Crackdown in Colorado

The cannabis industry is evolving. Once an entirely black market is now legal in some form in over 50% of states in America. As we all know, Colorado was one of the trailblazers in the United States. As such, it receives quite a bit of attention from all interested parties. Some recent attention by state […]

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Strainprint™ Technologies, Lumir Lab and Gynica announce clinical trial partnership establishing world’s first and largest database of medical cannabis effects on women

 Strainprint™ Technologies Ltd., the leader in cannabis data and analytics, today announced a partnership with Israeli research leaders, Lumir Lab and Gynica to conduct the world’s first international clinical study on the use of cannabis to treat endometriosis. Endometriosis, a condition where tissue from the uterine lining migrates to other organs inside the body affects roughly 180 million women worldwide. It […]

How Cannabinoids Work: Part I – Paths Into the Body

Researchers have made great strides in discovering how medical cannabis works in the body, but individual patients may still wonder how it can help them, and in what form and what dose. The journey to figuring out the answer can be frustrating, as even experienced medical cannabis consumers often don’t know the specifics when it […]

New Jersey Lawmakers to Vote on Marijuana Legalization This Month Says Senate President and Assembly Speaker

New Jersey lawmakers will vote later this month to advance legislation that would legalize marijuana, says Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin and Senate President Steve Sweeney. On Wednesday at the state League of Municipalities’ annual conference in Atlantic City Coughlin said he has enough in committee to pass a measure that would legalize marijuana for everyone […]

Strain Review: Give Thanks for OutCo’s Cookie Pucker

For millenials who dread the thought of having to carve turkey and avoid arguments with their crotchety relatives every year (that is most of us), Friendsgiving is the new Thanksgiving. The alternative seasonal gathering of friends over a potluck feast that may or may not adhere to Thanksgiving meal traditions has become a bigger deal […]

New Jersey Statehouse Leaders: We Have the Votes to Legalize

By Mike Catalina ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A vote on legalizing recreational cannabis in New Jersey’s Democratic-led Legislature is coming later in November 2018, the Assembly Speaker and Senate President said. The committee votes would inch forward the marijuana legislation that Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy promised during his campaign. But Senate President Steve Sweeney […]

U. of Mississippi Studies Marijuana to Treat Child Seizures

By Jeff Amy, The Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A study of whether ingredients extracted from marijuana can reduce seizures in children is moving ahead in Mississippi. The University of Mississippi Medical Center announced in early November 2018 that the six-month trial began in October 2018 after years of bureaucratic obstacles. The state Legislature […]

Buying CBD Online? Here’s How to Find the Right Site

The amount of websites selling CBD products can be stupefying. Here’s what to consider when trying to find the right one for you. The post Buying CBD Online? Here’s How to Find the Right Site appeared first on Leafly. Go to Source Author: Alaina Dorsey Puffin’ On Some Good New?! Share Some…

The Best Cannabis Strains For Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving is only a short week away, we’ve put together a list of some of the best strains that enthusiasts can enjoy during the holiday. These strains are guaranteed to help you get through all of the parties, increase your appetite, and keep you relatively sane while you deal with family! Alaskan Thunder F*ck: […]