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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 [...]

December 2018

Get High and Give Back: Cannabis Companies with a Cause

By |2018-12-23T18:48:42-07:00December 24th, 2018|Cannabis Retail, Food & Drink, Health, Lifestyle, Medical Cannabis|

Remember a time when stoners were depicted as lazy and self-indulgent? Sitting on the couch for hours on end in a T-shirt covered in bright orange Cheetos dust with no regard for anyone or anything else? Yeah, those days are long gone. The cannabis community has turned over a new leaf in recent years, [...]

5 Cannabis-Infused Beauty Products To Elevate Your Routine

By |2018-12-06T09:34:08-07:00December 4th, 2018|Cannabis Retail, Food & Drink, Health, Lifestyle, Medical Cannabis|

A New Player on the Cosmetics Stage There’s a cannabis renaissance happening in the beauty community. A fraction of the billion-dollar cosmetics industry is finally warming up to all-natural ingredients in their products, rather than chemical toxins produced in a lab. Many eco-friendly companies no longer use phthalates, parabens, and sulfate(and most can [...]

November 2018

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, [...]

May 2018

“Greening Out”: There is Such a Thing as Too Much

By |2018-05-17T14:24:01-07:00May 3rd, 2018|Education, Health, Lifestyle, Medical Cannabis|

When it comes to partaking in the sticky icky, there’s a first time for everything, and anyone who loves cannabis who says they have never “greened out” is probably telling porky pies. It doesn’t matter what you’re indulging in – chocolate, movies, shopping, etc. – too much of a good thing can be bad, and [...]

March 2018

How Food Affects Your High

By |2018-03-19T17:34:38-07:00March 15th, 2018|Education, Health, Lifestyle|

It’s a long-standing stereotype that “stoners” love their snacks. No reason to be offended – stereotypes are always grounded in some truth. Cannabis does have the tendency to increase a person’s appetite, which is why it has come so in handy for patients with eating disorders like anorexia or those undergoing chemotherapy treatment that can [...]