Science Category

November 9th, 2019

USDA Announces Hemp Guidelines

Just in time for the 2020 planting season, the USDA announces hemp guidelines on hemp production, processing, testing, and distribution. Hemp is used to make…

November 9th, 2019

Medical Marijuana Jars for Cannabis Preservation

If you’re a medical marijuana consumer who smokes, vaporizes, or cooks with cannabis flower buds, it’s crucial to use the right medical marijuana jars for…

November 8th, 2019

Medical Marijuana Jobs in Florida

Ever since the Sunshine State legalized medical marijuana in 2016, medical marijuana jobs in Florida have been steadily rising. In fact, Florida is experiencing remarkable…

November 5th, 2019

Some CBD products may yield cannabis-positive urine drug tests

A small study concludes that caution is warranted for users of ‘high CBD, low THC’ cannabis products.

November 4th, 2019

What is Cannabis Essential Oil and How Do You Use It?

Let’s take a look at what is cannabis essential oil and how do you use it? Essential oils are a solution of aromatic chemical compounds…

November 4th, 2019

What You Need to Know About Cannabis Cultivation Careers

Wondering what you need to know about cannabis cultivation careers? It’s no surprise that cannabis cultivation careers are on the rise due to new marijuana…

November 1st, 2019

Cannabis use disorder is declining among young adolescents and young adults

The prevalence of cannabis use disorder decreased in 2002 to 2016 among frequent users. Changes in social attitudes and the traits of frequent users may…

October 30th, 2019

Of all professions, construction workers most likely to use opioids and cocaine

Construction workers are more likely to use drugs than workers in other professions, finds a new study.

October 30th, 2019

Cannabis and Hemp Developments in Poland

  Cannabis and Hemp developments in Poland have recently been a popular subject. Poland has a long history of cannabis and hemp use, but during the…

October 29th, 2019

Insufficient evidence that medicinal cannabinoids improve mental health

The most comprehensive analysis of medicinal cannabinoids and their impact on six mental health disorders — combining 83 studies including 3,000 people — suggests that…

October 29th, 2019

Sexing Marijuana Plants

Sexing marijuana plants is a crucial part of the growing and breeding process. Cannabis plants are generally dioecious plants, which means that they will produce…

October 29th, 2019

Teen marijuana use may have next-generation effects

A new study shows how a parent’s use of marijuana, past or present, can influence their child’s substance use and well-being.

October 28th, 2019

The frostier the flower, the more potent the cannabis

Cannabis flowers with the most mushroom-shaped hairs pack the biggest cannabinoid and fragrance punch, according to new research.

October 27th, 2019

9 Must-Try Eighths for California Visitors

9 Must-Try Eighths for California Visitors Eighths are the quintessential measurement for whole cannabis flower used by dispensaries and delivery services. The term “eighth” refers…

October 27th, 2019

Demographics of Cannabis Consumers 2019

Demographics of Cannabis Consumers 2019 Headset, a Washington-based cannabis market intelligence company, recently released its annual demographics consumer report based on data from Washington loyalty…

October 22nd, 2019

Does CBD Show Up on a Drug Test?

  Drug testing normally occurs prior to an offer of employment, after a vehicle crash, or in sports organizations to detect an array of drugs.…

October 22nd, 2019

How CTU Students Stand Out to Hiring Managers

    In today’s competitive marijuana job market, it’s not enough for job seekers to get their resume noticed. Cannabis job applicants must also stand…

October 22nd, 2019

How to Apply for a Medical Cannabis Card in Arkansas

  Arkansas voters passed Amendment 98, also known as the Arkansas Medical Marijuana Act, in November 2016. The constitutional amendment allows qualifying patients to purchase…

October 18th, 2019

Designing a Custom Pre-Rolled Joint

  Pre-rolled joints, also known as pre-rolls, are classic cannabis delivery methods that have found a new and young market with their nostalgic and portable…

October 17th, 2019

What are Moon Rocks and How Do You Make Them?

  Moon Rocks are potent and flavorful cannabis products meant for experienced and high-tolerance users. These gooey and powdery flower bud creations feature trichome-rich resinous…

October 17th, 2019

5 Uses for Cannabis Stems

  Did you know that you might be throwing away perfectly good weed stems without even realizing their potential? Many experienced cannabis consumers keep a…

October 15th, 2019

Potential therapy to treat detrimental effects of marijuana

A new study using a preclinical animal model suggests that prenatal exposure to THC, the psychoactive component of cannabis, makes the brain’s dopamine neurons (an…

October 14th, 2019

Top 6 Benefits of Hemp Protein Powder

  Hemp is becoming more widely used in topicals, foods, drinks, and protein supplements. That’s good news for those looking to increase their muscle mass…

October 14th, 2019

A Look at Blue Dream Cannabis Strain

  Drift off into a serene and sunny paradise when you consume the legendary Blue Dream strain. Its sativa-dominant flower buds originated in California, but…

October 11th, 2019

What are Chillums and One-Hitters?

  Among a sea of e-nails, portable vape pens, and desktop vaporizers exists a more traditional method of consumption that has persisted since the origins…

October 11th, 2019

Best Way to Decarb Kief

Decarboxylation, also known as decarbing, is a vital part of the process used to make marijuana-infused edibles potent and long-lasting. In the simplest terms, decarbing…

October 10th, 2019

States Ban Flavored Vaping Products and Nevada Gets Its First Cannabis Lounge

  Job opportunities and revenue in the cannabis industry seem aplenty, but legalization has also stirred up unforeseen issues such as vaping health concerns. Pair…

October 7th, 2019

Italy’s Developing Cannabis and Hemp Market

Italy’s Developing Cannabis and Hemp Market Italy’s been a power player in major events throughout world history, but recently, it’s relevance has waned due to…

October 5th, 2019

Colorado’s New Wave of Cannabis Hospitality and Delivery Jobs

Colorado’s New Wave of Cannabis Hospitality and Delivery Jobs Colorado passed one of the first recreational cannabis laws in 2012 but was slow to pass…

October 4th, 2019

Cannabis for Parkinson’s Disease

Cannabis for Parkinson’s Disease Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative condition that tends to affect people older than 60 but can affect younger individuals in…

October 4th, 2019

How to Apply for a Medical Cannabis Card in Delaware

How to Apply for a Medical Cannabis Card in Delaware Delaware’s medical cannabis program provides qualifying patients with a medical registry card they can use…

October 1st, 2019

Cannabis study reveals how CBD offsets the psychiatric side-effects of THC

Researchers have shown for the first time the molecular mechanisms at work that cause cannabidiol, or CBD, to block the psychiatric side-effects caused by tetrahydrocannabinol…

September 28th, 2019

8 Cannabis Branding Agencies

Cannabis branding can make or break a company’s reputation, especially in an increasingly competitive marijuana space. As full cannabis legalization comes to fruition, marijuana companies…

September 27th, 2019

How to Protect Yourself from Tainted Vape Cartridges

The cannabis industry is experiencing a massive health scare because of contaminated vape cartridges that have more than likely led to 530 hospitalizations and seven…

September 26th, 2019

7 Must-Watch Pot Documentaries on Netflix

Marijuana documentaries provide new and experienced users with revealing insight into how the new industry works. From social inequity to the enormous financial gains at…

September 24th, 2019

Older adults with COPD more likely to use synthetic cannabinoids

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disease that’s often associated with a variety of health problems, including chronic muscle pain and insomnia.…

September 24th, 2019

Top 8 Marijuana Dispensaries in Las Vegas, Nevada

Las Vegas is known for its tantalizing libations, extravagant shows, high-stakes gambling, and endless adventures. Whether you’re catching a show full of high-flying acrobatics or…

September 23rd, 2019

CBD For Arthritis

Arthritis is any joint disorder that involves the inflammation of one or more joints. Arthritis affects millions of adults throughout the U.S. In fact, the…

September 20th, 2019

Elevate Your Concentrates with these Dab Accessories

Concentrates are only as good as the dab rig they’re dabbed on. Most novice and seasoned users opt for a plain or colorful glass dab…

September 18th, 2019

How to Apply for a Medical Cannabis Card in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania lawmakers legalized medical marijuana on April 6, 2016 to allow qualifying patients to treat their debilitating medical conditions with this previously forbidden plant. After…