Cannabis and asthma: How good are cannabinoids for bronchial spasms?

What is the science behind using cannabis to address asthma symptoms? Contrary to popular opinion, cannabis can help asthmatics in many ways. Though perhaps surprising, some research indicates that compounds found in cannabis can contribute to relieving certain acute and life-threatening symptoms of asthma. When one thinks about cannabis, the first image that likely comes […]

Holiday Gift Guide 2018: The Most Chic Cannabis Accessories Under $100

665 viewsNov 23, 2018, 11:59pm Holiday Gift Guide 2018: The Most Chic Cannabis Accessories Under $100 Because smoking cannabis is too pretty to hide anymore.LAUNDRY DAY Cannabis retail has hit new highs. The degree of creative design going into new accessories, from smoking utensils to cannabis-concerned housewares, is increasing almost as fast as new ideas […]

Tech Companies and Pot Producers Becoming Fast Friends

Growers and emerging ‘weed tech’ sector looking to grow profits together Marijuana plants require a lot of attention. This is one of thousands being monitored by high-tech sensors at the Beleave greenhouse in Burlington, Ont.  Recreational pot has been legal in Canada for just over a month but the pressure on cannabis producers to improve their […]

How Cannabis Was Criminalized

And why legalizing pot is about more than making history A wave of anticipation and excitement swept the nation when Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that the recreational use of marijuana would be legalized. Who knew that a simple, annual, herbaceous plant would evoke such strong reactions? With legalization on Oct. 17th, 2018, Canada made […]

UK’s First Cannabis Restaurant Opens Next Month

An upcoming cannabis restaurant is all the buzz around Brighton, England. The Canna Kitchen is planning to open December 1, specializing in vegetarian and vegan cuisine — all infused with cannabis oil. Of course, nobody will get high off this food, as CBD is the non-psychoactive part of the plant. However, foods will also be infused […]

CBD Oil and the UK Law

CBD Oil and the UK Law CBD, also known as Cannabidiol, has become very useful in our daily lives due to its therapeutic value. Ever since its rise as a blessing without disguise to treat various ailments, there have been many questions concerning CBD’s legal use in the UK. Here, we probe the legal implications […]

Canada’s Top 7 Marijuana Growers Lost Nearly $300 Million This Quarter

There’s no denying that the marijuana industry is growing like a weed. The legalization of recreational marijuana in Canada is big news, and it clearly puts the cannabis industry on the map as a high-growth and viable business model. According to various Wall Street estimates, the legal industry in Canada could see around $5 billion in added […]

Ontario Marijuana Buyers Are Canada’s Grumpiest: Ipsos Poll

Cannabis buyers in Ontario are the least likely to say pot has been easy to buy after legalization, and most likely to be unhappy about delivery times of online purchases, an Ipsos poll conducted exclusively for Global News shows. Respondents in Ontario were second-most likely to say that they hadn’t tried to purchase, after B.C., (which […]

Artisanal Edible Cannabis Honey Causes A Buzz

Innovative Israeli cannabis technology company PhytoPharma International is causing a buzz! The artisanal honey producing company’s bees are feasting on a spectrum that contains cannabinoids. Since bees are insects that do not have a mammalian endocannabinoid system, they are not getting high. However, they pass these nutrients directly through their natural honey making process and […]

How medical pot made me a better mom

I had a medical marijuana card for nearly two years before I worked up the nerve to buy legal weed. Living in laid-back Vermont, I had access to a friend’s homegrown herb, which my husband used to make me cannabis-infused coconut butter in the family Crock-Pot. Applying the butter topically soothed my chronic pelvic pain and relieved […]