Three New Marijuana Myth-Busting Studies That the Mainstream Media Isn’t Picking up On

While ‘reefer madness’ makes headlines, scientific refutations of these claims often go unreported.  Allegations surrounding the supposed dangers of pot are frequently reported and repeated without criticism. But these new studies cast serious doubts on three of the more prominent marijuana myths. Cannabis dispensaries aren’t crime magnets Claims that marijuana retailers attract crime are unsupported by the available evidence. In …

10 Types of Marijuana That Can Make You Feel Rejuvenated

Waking up energized is something we all deserve. We all want to be prepared for the day and to be the best possible version of ourselves. The key to energy is sleep, which is sometimes hard to come by, and even if you do get the necessary eight hours a night some days it’s still hard to be energized. There …

What happens in Vegas: Nevada puts pot on the menu for fun-seekers

Nevada, the only state where both gambling and prostitution are legal, is adding recreational marijuana to its list of sanctioned indulgences for adults, with sales kicking off at more than dozen shops beginning on Saturday. As result of a legalization measure approved by Nevada voters in November, the state will join four other U.S. states and the District of Columbia …

Legal Marijuana Is a Big-Time Job Creation Engine

It’s been less than four years since the first legal recreational sales in the United States took place in Colorado, but since then, the US marijuana industry has been creating jobs at rapid pace, and there are now more people employed in the pot industry than there are working in a number of common professions. That’s according to a new …

Here are 5 Diseases Marijuana Can Cure

Recreational marijuana, which was legalized in Washington, D.C. and decriminalized in February 2015 in Alaska has been deemed to be less dangerous as compared to both tobacco and alcohol, according to several scientists. Scientists have argued over the years about the safety of cannabis in comparison to alcohol, however in a report published in January 2015 in Scientific Reports, researchers …

Getting High the Canadian Way: 10 Tips for Reducing the Harms of Marijuana Use

As Canada moves forward with marijuana legalization, the Canadian public health establishment is busily attempting to deal with the reality of legal weed in an oh-so-Canadian fashion: pragmatic and practical, but very, very concerned. Canada is a country that bedecks cigarettes packages with photos of diseased lungs and bilingual warnings of certain doom, and its public health experts are not …

STOP Buying Hemp CBD

Hemp CBD VS. REAL CBD We have a big problem here folks. People who are in serious need of some CBD and being targeted for fake shit sold in A LOT of stores. I was just informed that pet stores now have “CBD” treats for dogs. These companies are even ripping off dogs! We need to discuss the difference between …

Marijuana Dabbing, Not to Be Confused With Latest Dance Craze

House Speaker Paul Ryan let the nation know that he was, in fact, well aware what dabbing was during his town hall interview with CNN Thursday. The 46-year-old even demonstrated the popular dance move and referenced NFL star Cam Newton’s particular style of dabbing. But in cannabis culture, a dab is an incredibly potent concentrate made from marijuana’s main psychoactive ingredient …

Legalizing Marijuana Dramatically Reduces Traffic Stop Searches

In states where marijuana has been legalized, traffic stops resulting in searches by state police are down dramatically, according to a new analysis from the Marshall Project and the Center for Investigative Reporting. With marijuana possession being legal, police in legal states can no longer assume criminal activity merely because of the presence of pot, which would have given them …