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May 2019

CBD in Stores? Walgreens and CVS Take on Cannabis

By |2019-05-18T08:48:07-07:00May 17th, 2019|Cannabis News, Cannabis Retail, Lifestyle, Medical 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 [...]

March 2019

Cannabis in Pennsylvania

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

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 [...]

November 2018

Francis Ford Coppola’s Pot Project

By |2018-11-10T09:23:17-07:00November 6th, 2018|Cannabis News, Food & Drink, Lifestyle|

Breaking Marijuana News He’s a critically acclaimed director and vineyard owner, and now, Francis Ford Coppola can add “cannabis magnate” to the list of things he’s accomplished in his lifetime. Coppola has released a limited collection of three cannabis strains, aptly titled the Grower’s Series. Much like his ethic in making movies, the [...]

October 2018

Cannabis Advocates You Should Know About

By |2018-10-30T20:15:21-07:00October 30th, 2018|Cannabis News, Lifestyle|

Cannabis Change is Coming In certain states, the legalization of cannabis may feel like an upward battle — but whatever you do, don’t stop pushing for positive change. It’s coming. It’s slowly but surely making its way across all 50 states, and it’s largely due to the strong cannabis advocacy voices of our [...]

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, [...]

June 2018

What Does Cannabis Taste Like?

By |2018-08-11T13:21:39-07:00June 7th, 2018|Cannabis News, Food & Drink, Lifestyle|

The life of a cannabis connoisseur involves lots of different factors for discussion: organic vs. non-organic growing, long vs. short vegetative stages, trichome and pistil appearance at harvest, curing time … These things require an intimate knowledge of cannabis gardening, but one thing that almost anyone who has ever tried cannabis can weigh in on [...]