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April 2019

7 Life-Changing Health Benefits of CBD

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

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 [...]

March 2019

Medical Cannabis and the Treatment of Epilepsy

By |2019-05-13T17:59:57-07:00March 13th, 2019|Education, Medical Cannabis|

One of the controversial developments in the medical field is marijuana’s potential in treating patients with various illnesses like chronic pain, depression, cancer, multiple sclerosis, and epilepsy. One of the most common neurological conditions people suffer from is an illness called epilepsy, wherein seizures occur on a regular basis or sporadically, due to a [...]

February 2019

January 2019

The Harmful Side Effects of Smoking Cannabis

By |2019-01-13T17:42:34-07:00January 13th, 2019|Education, Health, Medical Cannabis|

We used to think the fastest way to get the maximum benefits from marijuana plants was to smoke the leaves – burning the plant material unlocks the beneficial cannabinoids, which enter the bloodstream on a puff of pungent smoke and pass through the blood-brain barrier to affect change within our endocannabinoid system (that’s just [...]

November 2018

October 2018

Cannabis History and Legalization in Mexico

By |2018-10-26T15:31:04-07:00October 26th, 2018|Education, Lifestyle, Medical Cannabis, State of Cannabis Series|

The Status of Cannabis Legalization in Mexico Mexico has a very different relationship with cannabis than the United States. Since American pop culture has embraced marijuana and its surrounding cultures, we commonly associate it with hippies, college kids, the munchies, Willie Nelson, and Snoop Dogg. With more and more states legalizing medicinal and [...]

What You Need to Know Before You Go to a Dispensary

By |2018-12-03T13:10:46-07:00October 23rd, 2018|Cannabis Retail, Education, Medical Cannabis|

Registering (and being approved) for your medical marijuana card is exciting and also a little terrifying; weed may be experiencing a bit of surge in popularity at the moment, what with all the politicians across North America pushing for legalization, but decades worth of negative associations still leave patients tip toeing around the idea [...]

September 2018

Cannabis vs. Opioids: Can Medical Marijuana Help Curb the Opioid Epidemic in America?

By |2018-09-09T08:40:49-07:00September 13th, 2018|Cannabis News, Education, Health, Medical Cannabis|

Written by: Katie King The United States is in the throes of the worst drug epidemic we’ve ever seen. This is a national healthcare crisis, created in part by the industry itself: over 650,000 prescriptions for opioids are written in the U.S. every day by healthcare professionals. These drugs are extremely addictive and overwhelmingly dangerous, [...]