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Cannabis and Seniors

By Alice Blunt When many people think of cannabis users, the first image that comes to mind is of young people – teenagers or young adults – enjoying edibles at a concert or smoking a joint at a party.  It therefore may be surprising to learn that in the United States, the population experiencing [...]

By |2019-07-18T18:51:16-07:00July 18th, 2019|Medical Cannabis|

The History of Cannabis Use and Legalization in Canada

By Alice Blunt Canadians filled city streets on the night of October 16, 2018, in a party-like, New Year’s Eve-esque atmosphere, waiting for the stroke of midnight.  The reason? On October 17th, cannabis would be legal in Canada for recreational use. Canada is the first G7 country and only the second country in the [...]

By |2019-06-01T10:19:25-07:00June 14th, 2019|All Posts|

How to Use Cannabis Without Getting High

Sponsored post from Cannabis is used in many ways, from recreational euphoria and relaxation to medicinal pain and even cancer relief; most people today know consumption of cannabis isn't always for the express purpose of getting high.  Marjiuana's medicinal revolution attracts a broader reach of people, those who value weed as medicine but, [...]

By |2019-05-18T08:48:13-07:00May 31st, 2019|Lifestyle|

CBD in Stores? Walgreens and CVS Take on Cannabis

Guest post by Eric Van Buskirk Until very recently, cannabidiol- and CBD-infused items either had to be purchased online or through specialty retailers. This restricted availability is partially to blame for the continued stigmatization of cannabis-related products. Then beauty brands like The Body Shop broke ground by offering numerous skin care products infused with [...]

All About Cannabis Tea

This is a long one! It's a good read, but if you'd rather jump to the most relevant section for you... What is Cannabis Tea? Fresh or cured leaves? The Benefits of Cannabis Tea Dosing Cannabis Tea Recipes Cannabis Stem Tea The Rise of Cannabis Tea Cannabis is currently [...]

By |2019-05-18T08:47:28-07:00May 3rd, 2019|All Posts|

7 Life-Changing Health Benefits of CBD

More and more people are acknowledging medical cannabis. To appease those cannabis enthusiasts who don't want the psychoactive effects of THC, however, marijuana cultivators and connoisseurs are consistently innovating CBD products, too. Cannabidiol or CBD is the non-psychoactive component in cannabis. CBD products are becoming a popular choice for people who prefer a specific [...]

By |2019-05-18T08:48:53-07:00April 20th, 2019|Education, Medical Cannabis|

Traveling with Cannabis

By Alice Blunt As winter finally starts to fade from memory, the rays of sunshine grow stronger, the days get longer and temperatures start to rise, it’s natural to start thinking about much-anticipated spring and summer vacations.  If you live in a US state where pot is legal for recreational use and you’re thinking [...]

By |2019-04-25T06:14:38-07:00April 4th, 2019|All Posts|

Cannabis in Pennsylvania

By Alice Blunt Like many states in the US, Pennsylvania has a long and fraught history with marijuana. Back in the 1700s, hemp was a booming industry for the commonwealth, before restrictions pushed the cultivation of pot nearly entirely out of the state.  Now, medical use of marijuana is legal in Pennsylvania and Grower’s [...]

By |2019-04-25T06:14:56-07:00March 26th, 2019|Cannabis News, State of Cannabis Series|