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September 2019

The Effects of Cannabis on Mood

By |2019-09-14T08:31:47-07:00September 14th, 2019|Medical Cannabis|

Disclaimer: On the Growers Choice blog, we aim to educate you about cannabis, how it can help, and how it can affect you. While more and more people are turning to cannabis to treat mental health conditions, the scientific jury is still out on its benefits and long-term effects. We do not advocate replacing [...]

July 2019

Cannabis and Seniors

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

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 Best Cannabis Recipe Sites

By |2019-01-31T13:25:21-08:00January 26th, 2019|Food & Drink, Medical Cannabis|

Say what you want about millennials (we're lazy, technology-obsessed, and lacking social skills), but you can't deny that this generation is passionate about health and a greener lifestyle. That counts for the environment -- climate change is real -- and ourselves. Stats show that cigarette smoking is on the decline (dropping from 20.9% in [...]