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So far Growers Choice has created 11 blog entries.

August 2016

Old Before Your Time: The Hi-Tech Suit That Ages You in Minutes

By |2017-10-27T15:47:30-07:00August 17th, 2016|All Posts|

Everyone thinks about getting old. Some people look forward to it with excitement, counting the years until they can shake their cane at annoying neighborhood kids. Others fear but accept the coming of old age, and still others do everything they can to keep it at bay. In recent years, a few scientists have tackled [...]

Taking the First (10,000) Steps

By |2017-10-27T15:47:30-07:00August 3rd, 2016|All Posts|

Do you track your daily walking distance using an app like Map My Run? Does your FitBit vibrate on your wrist, a tremulous applause in recognition of reaching a set number of footfalls? Do you key in your day-to-day activities in a calorie counter to see how much you’ve burned? If any of these practices [...]

July 2016

Determining the Right Cannabis Dosage

By |2017-10-27T15:47:31-07:00July 13th, 2016|All Posts, Education, Medical Cannabis|

Science and anecdotal evidence have shown us that medical cannabis has potential for just about anything that ails you. From headaches to cancer, this “miracle” drug is flanked by incredible stories of seriously ill people recovering, or at least finding refuge, from terrible sickness using only this all-natural plant. But whatever its wonders, just because [...]

The Truth About Your Wrinkles

By |2017-10-27T15:47:31-07:00July 6th, 2016|All Posts, Health, Lifestyle|

These days, it seems everywhere we turn, we’re surrounded by ways we could be better. Athletes in advertisements show off perfect six-packs. TV couples share flawless relationships, or single folks live the perfect single life. Stunning celebrities in their golden years smile down at us with smooth skin that no “real” person could ever have [...]

June 2016

Six North American Cannabis Conventions You Won’t Want to Miss

By |2018-04-26T15:52:43-07:00June 29th, 2016|All Posts, Cannabis News, Lifestyle|

When any industry begins to grow, it is inevitable that events supporting or celebrating said industry will start popping all over the place. In the case of marijuana, the “place” is global, and the events are seemingly endless. From conferences to competitions, festivals to summits, cannabis advocates need barely see a week go by without [...]

Herbalism and Natural Medicine

By |2017-10-27T15:47:31-07:00June 22nd, 2016|Education, Food & Drink, Health|

Natural Remedies in Ancient Times For centuries, cultures across the globe have researched, grown, and used herbs and other flora naturally occurring in nature, to battle a vast array of diseases, symptoms, and discomforts. Known as herbal or “folk” remedies, these treatments are sometimes based in superstition and false information, but ancient cultures that used traditional [...]

Cannabis in Popular Visual Culture

By |2017-10-27T15:47:31-07:00June 15th, 2016|All Posts, Lifestyle|

Though cannabis is relatively new to the political field (compared to other drug and legality discussions), it has long been an inextricable part of the visual popular culture. From Cheech and Chong in the early 80s to stoner comedies like Trailer Park Boys, recreational marijuana use has been bringing people to the theatre and the [...]

The Deal with Pets and Cannabis

By |2017-10-27T15:47:31-07:00June 8th, 2016|All Posts, Health, Lifestyle, Medical Cannabis|

There are a number of videos available online which show pets – most often dogs – after they have ingested cannabis. Some are cautionary tales, while others are meant to be humorous, but the circumstance is known as “intoxication” for a reason: cannabis is toxic to animals. What happens if my dog eats marijuana? Your [...]