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Israel

Innovation Israel 4 Big Updates on Medical Cannabis In Israel

Innovation Israel 4 Big Updates on Medical Cannabis In Israel By: Alana Armstrong “The cannabis industry today is what the cyber industry was ten years ago – Israel needs and can lead this industry, too”– Prof. Itzhak Harpaz, president of Max Stern Yezreel Valley College Israel’s connection with medical cannabis is long, varied, and rich […]

Consume Cannabis

The Best 5 Places to Consume Cannabis in Canada this Summer

The Best 5 Places to Consume Cannabis in Canada this Summer Canada is becoming green all over with more and more establishments offering a welcoming space for patrons to consume their cannabis without shame or guilt It is no average summer in Canada, this year marks the first official summer season since cannabis was legalized […]

Legalize

The Next Five States to Legalize Cannabis

The Next Five States to Legalize Cannabis By: Ashley Keenan One by one the states are turning green as cannabis takes America by storm. Unlike Canada, the U.S. doesn’t have a federal legal framework, as a result there is a patchwork of laws differing from state to state. In America, states have some combination of […]

Olympian

Former Olympian Finds Doctors Can Learn Lots From Cannabis Athletes

Former Olympian Finds Doctors Can Learn Lots From Cannabis Athletes Doctors have a lot to learn from athletes, but there’s a long way to go before the pieces to this puzzle are put in place. To help light the way, Colorado-based Canna Research Groupdeveloped a studyof active adults that should help doctors look beyond the […]

Traveling

Traveling with Cannabis in Canada – By Province

Traveling with Cannabis in Canada– By Province Canada has joined countries that have legalized the use of recreational marijuana. This allows adults to travel with certain amounts across the country, including on airplanes. Through the Cannabis Act, the federal government regulates who can produce, distribute and sell cannabis, as well as where one can smoke […]

Edible Regulations

Edible Regulations 101

Edible Regulations 101 – What patients can expect from Canada’s second wave of legalization Edibles are the buzzword right now with the legalization of cannabis-infused foods, beverages and topicals coming this fall.  By: Ashley Keenan Canada is expecting it’s unofficial second wave of legalization this October, with a new set of cannabis products becoming legal. […]

Cannabis Retail

Nine Cannabis Retail Stores Raising the Bar For Dispensaries Everywhere

Nine cannabis retail stores raising the bar for dispensaries everywhere By: Ashley Keenan There is nothing that feels quite like the first time you walk in to a dispensary or cannabis retail store. Similar to the childlike wonder of Christmas morning, there is an excitement of being able to access large selections, understand product sources, […]

History

Bad Seed: Cannabis’s History as the Most Notorious Plant in America

Bad Seed: Cannabis’s History as the Most Notorious Plant in America Cannabis has a long, storied history in the Americas filled with literal highs and sobering lows. Its presence in the New World predates the formation of the United States and brought slaves to Brazil and the Carribean. After the US revolution, many early presidents […]

CBD Oil

CBD Oil – A revolutionary product or over-hyped snake-oil

CBD Oil – A revolutionary product or over-hyped snake-oil By: Ashley Keenan If you have a television or an internet connection, chances are you have heard of CBD, or Cannabidiol, one of the most popular cannabinoids found in cannabis plants. While studies are busy trying to determine the nitty gritty details on how CBD affects […]