After my article on the medical cannabis program at the Hebrew Home in Riverdale was published on Forbes.com, I received several emails from readers. In one, the distraught writer described how, after a five year effort, his very ill elderly mother was weaned off of opioids using cannabis. She gained weight, her general condition improved and she was pain-free....
Applicant for government-sanctioned marijuana retail outlet has reached public feedback stage of process. A second application for a legal marijuana retail outlet in Hamilton has reached the provincial government’s authorization stage. The prospective operator of Hello Cannabis Store hopes to open at 57 Cootes Dr., a small commercial plaza in Dundas. If approved, the west end store, along with Canna Cabana Hamilton...
As US states have legalized cannabis over the past decade, they’ve created a patchwork of small economies. These economies are governed by divergent state laws and separated by firewalls; not a single gram can legally cross state lines. Unsurprisingly, then, markets have evolved considerable differences even as they’ve developed side by side. A new report by cannabis data firm Headset...
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A proposal that would make New Mexico the first U.S. state to set up government-operated marijuana stores appears dead in the current legislative session. Sen. John Sapien, a Bernalillo Democrat, said Thursday lawmakers still have questions about the measure with only hours left before the session ends. Some private companies and medical marijuana providers have concerns...
Chef Dan Krohmer opened Other Mama four years ago in Las Vegas, and the venture quickly got enthusiastic reviews and drew enough business to pay for itself within the first year. The establishment was instrumental in bringing attention to the local neighborhood dining scene that’s currently exploding off the Strip, away from big resorts, celebrity chefs, and menus drafted by hotel...
When a friend sent me the photo this morning of Malcolm Abbott, rapper and son of accused college admissions cheats, earlier this morning, I assumed it was a bit from The Onion. “Son defends parents caught in college admissions scandal while smoking blunt,” read the headline attached to a photo too well staged to be real. Check it out for...
Can cannabis bring you to another world, help you discover the truth about love, lift you to a higher place, while also increasing your libido? All signs, and the evidence point to: yes. The era of prohibition boasts stories of the ‘sexually charged adolescent’, who whilst trying cannabis, is no longer able to satiate an uncontrollable hunger for intercourse. While being...