Study Finds Cannabis May Be Treatment Option for Schizophrenia

A University of New Mexico study has found that cannabis may be an effective treatment option for schizophrenia, according to a report on the research. The report was published last week in the journal Medicines by Jegason P. Diviant and Jacob M. Vigil of the University of New Mexico Department of Psychology and Sarah S. Stith of the university’s Department of Economics. ‘Safe and Effective …

Study Finds Workplace Fatalities Dropped in States With Medical Marijuana

In states with legal medical cannabis programs in place, workplace safety continues to be a paramount concern. The multifaceted issue impacts employees, of course, but also their employers. In many states, workplaces continue to sanction employees who use medical marijuana legally. There also doesn’t seem to be much clarity on the question of workers compensation claims for medical cannabis patients, …

David Crosby Talks Marijuana, His Upcoming Weed Brand & Joni Mitchell

David Crosby has been smoking marijuana for so long, it’s time to name a strain after him. The founding member of The Byrds and Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young is seeking licensing opportunities with a cannabis brand under the suggested moniker “Mighty Croz.” It’s the next chapter in a lifelong relationship with weed for a musician whose name, songs, politics …

The Effects of THC On Sex

If you’re looking for a way to take your sex life to the next level, you may not have to go further than intertwining it with your smoking ritual. THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol, tops the list of 113 chemical compounds known as cannabinoids found in the cannabis you’re smoking. THC is known best for its psychoactive effects. So what are the benefits …

5 Ways Your Weed Could Be Contaminated

Unless you’re purchasing your cannabis in a legal state with strict lab testing requirements, there is a chance your weed could be contaminated. It is worth noting, however, that the cannabis sold in dispensaries may just have been lab tested for cannabinoid and terpene content and not contaminants. So just because a product in a dispensary has a lab testing label …

Study Finds Nearby Marijuana Dispensaries Don’t Impact Teen Weed Use

A California study has determined the presence of nearby medical marijuana dispensaries does not affect the rate of cannabis use by adolescents. Published in the July issue of the Journal of Adolescent Health, the research “aimed to examine the availability of medical marijuana dispensaries, price of medical marijuana products, and variety of medical marijuana products in school neighborhoods and their associations …

How To Smoke Out Of a Bowl

When you think of the classic smoke sesh, it (typically) comes in the form of rolled paper, a bong, or a bowl. However, if we had to pick which one would be the most common, it’s hard to side against the bowl. It’s compact, easy to use, and best of all—it gets you ripped. With all of today’s fancy-schmancy weed …

Molson Coors Plans to Brew Non-Alcoholic Cannabis-Infused Drinks

Molson Coors announced on Wednesday that it plans to produce non-alcoholic beverages infused with cannabis in Canada. The company intends to begin offering the drinks in 2019 when commercial cannabis food and beverages become legal. Molson Coors said that its Canadian division will establish a partnership with cannabis producer The Hydropothecary Corp. to develop and market a beverage infused with cannabis. …

The 8 Fastest Ways To Get High With Weed

The world of weed is surprisingly dynamic and diverse. For example, there are seemingly endless ways to actually consume cannabis and get high. And each different form of cannabis and method of consumption produces slightly different results. Here are the fastest ways to get high with weed. Click here to read the article by Nick Lindsey on High Times:

Here’s Why Marijuana Will Play a Major Role in the Next Two National Elections

Last week, the San Jose Convention Center hosted the National Cannabis Industry Association’s (NCIA) 2018 Cannabis Business Summit and Expo. More than 7,000 marijuana industry players and hopefuls crammed into exhibition halls and conference rooms for the three-day confab, located squarely in the heart of the world’s largest legal marijuana market—California. Click here to read the article by Phillip Smith on …