Science Category

December 11th, 2019

Best Cannabis Christmas Gifts 2019

  It’s the season of joy and giving, so why not surprise your cannabis-friendly loved ones with these suggestions for the best cannabis Christmas gifts…

December 11th, 2019

Major League Baseball Lifts Ban on Marijuana

  Wow, Major league baseball lifts ban on marijuana! Cannabis is legal now in Major League Baseball (MLB). The league is lifting its ban on…

December 10th, 2019

Best Cannabis Strains for Christmas 2019

It’s time to pull out your favorite pipe or bong to smoke the best cannabis strains for Christmas 2019. From pine-scented to vanilla-infused strains, this…

December 10th, 2019

Study reveals increased cannabis use in individuals with depression

New findings reveal the prevalence of cannabis, or marijuana, use in the United States increased from 2005 to 2017 among persons with and without depression…

December 9th, 2019

Brazil Approves Medical Cannabis and Hemp Rules

The international cannabis market continues to grow after Brazil recently approved medical cannabis and hemp rules. On Tuesday, Dec. 3rd, ANVISA, the country’s National Agency…

December 6th, 2019

Medical marijuana cards often sought by existing heavy users

Young adults who seek enrollment in state medical marijuana programs are often those who already use heavily rather than those with mental or physical issues…

December 5th, 2019

Willie Nelson gives up Smoking Marijuana

Did you ever think you’d see the day that Willie Nelson gives up smoking marijuana? Well, apparently that day has come! The country music legend…

December 5th, 2019

11 Best Stoner Movies for Christmas

Light up the fireplace, gather your favorite holiday snacks, and watch the best stoner movies for Christmas with the help from this list full of…

December 5th, 2019

CBD-Rich Marijuana May Treat Multiple Symptoms of Autism

In the latest study on the health effects of cannabis, new research published in the journal Frontiers in Neurologyfound that CBD-rich marijuana may treat multiple…

December 3rd, 2019

Minnesota Approves New Stores, Conditions, and Delivery Methods

In what appears to be the most significant program expansion since its launch, Minnesota approved new stores, conditions, and delivery methods for valid medical cardholders.…

December 3rd, 2019

Michigan’s First-Day Recreational Cannabis Sales are Strong

It’s no surprise that Michigan’s first-day recreational cannabis sales were strong this past Sunday, Dec. 1, marking the inauguration of the state’s adult-use market. Starting…

December 2nd, 2019

Michigan Pot Sales Have Started And Illinois Is Next

The country is celebrating now that Michigan pot sales have started and Illinois is next. As of Sunday, Dec. 1st, just after 10 a.m., adult-use…

December 1st, 2019

Increase in calls to US poison control for natural psychoactive substances

A new study found there were more than 67,300 calls to US Poison Control Centers regarding exposures to natural psychoactive substances. The study looked at…

November 30th, 2019

DEA To Grow 3.2 Million Grams Of Cannabis In 2020

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) plans to grow 3,200,000 grams of cannabis for research purposes in 2020. This is a 30 percent increase from how…

November 29th, 2019

The Best Cannabis Black Friday Deals 2019

If you’re an avid budget cannabis consumer, you’ll love these best cannabis Black Friday deals for 2019. It’s that special time of year when you…

November 28th, 2019

Cookies weed strains to be sold in Chicago

Cannabis grown by a California-based company, Cookies Enterprises, will soon be available for purchase in Chicago at local Chicago dispensaries. The Cookies strains are flying…

November 26th, 2019

500 POUNDS OF TURKEY DONATED ON BEHALF OF LEGAL MARIJUANA INDUSTRY

Three hundred people will enjoy turkeys donated by a local marijuana industry trade group, The Coachella Valley Cannabis Alliance Network. The cannabis trade group is…

November 26th, 2019

Cannabis-Infused Thanksgiving Dinner

A cannabis-infused Thanksgiving dinner can elevate traditional and mouthwatering holiday dishes into a new and magical experience. If you’re interested in incorporating cannabinoids or terpenes…

November 26th, 2019

Marijuana Reduces Migraine and Headache Pain By Almost Half

In a promising step for people who suffer from headaches, a study published in the Journal of Pain found that marijuana reduces migraine and headache…

November 26th, 2019

3 Recreational Cannabis Shops to open in Michigan on December 1st

Michigan is set to have 3 recreational cannabis stores to open on December 1st. The state issued recreational cannabis licenses to an additional 2 businesses…

November 25th, 2019

Cannabis reduces headache and migraine pain by nearly half

Inhaled cannabis reduces self-reported headache severity by 47.3% and migraine severity by 49.6%, according to a recent study. The study also found no evidence that…

November 25th, 2019

Thailand Plans to Allow Citizens to Grow and Sell Cannabis

In an effort to keep up the country’s medical cannabis industry momentum, Thailand plans to allow citizens to grow and sell up to six cannabis…

November 22nd, 2019

Marijuana Stocks Way Up after Cannabis Legalization Bill Approved

  Marijuana stocks are way up after a U.S. congressional committee just approved a bill that would comprehensively end the federal prohibition of cannabis! This is…

November 22nd, 2019

Top Cannabis Strains to Pair with Your Thanksgiving Dinner

Elevate your holiday experience with these top cannabis strains to pair with your Thanksgiving dinner. When paired with classic dishes such as an herb-encrusted roasted…

November 22nd, 2019

The 7 Best CBD Gummies

If you want to consume a small dose of CBD and satisfy your sweet tooth at the same time, check out our comprehensive list of…

November 22nd, 2019

Virginia Cannabis Decriminalization Bill Filed for 2020

In another positive step for the country’s cannabis industry, a Virginia cannabis decriminalization bill has been filed for the 2020 legislative session. On Nov. 5,…

November 20th, 2019

Daily cannabis use lowers odds of using illicit opioids among people who have chronic pain

For those using illicit opioids to manage their chronic pain, cannabis may be a beneficial — and a less dangerous — alternative, according to new…

November 19th, 2019

91 Percent of Americans Support Cannabis Legalization

A recent Pew Research Center poll found that 91 percent of Americans support cannabis legalization. Attitudes toward marijuana have been steadily improving as states have…

November 15th, 2019

Michigan’s Adult-Use Cannabis Sales To Start December 1, 2019

In the midst of record snowfall in the state, Michigan’s adult-use cannabis sales are set to start on December 1, 2019. The Marijuana Regulatory Agency…

November 14th, 2019

How to Apply for a Medical Cannabis Card in Michigan

If you’re wondering how to apply for a medical cannabis card in Michigan, here’s your guide on the application process, qualifying conditions, purchasing and growing…

November 14th, 2019

In states where recreational marijuana is legal, problematic use increased among adults and teens

Problematic use of marijuana among adolescents and adults increased after legalization of recreational marijuana use, according to a new study from NYU Grossman School of…

November 11th, 2019

How Much Does Cannabis Oil Cost?

Whether you’re a new or experienced cannabis consumer, you’ve likely wondered, “how much does cannabis oil cost?” This new therapeutic product has earned high praise…

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.