While most companies in cannabis-friendly cities across the country—with the exception of West Hollywood—are still trying to navigate the confusion surrounding social consumption regulations, one workaround is through hosting official tours and bespoke experiences. As the first metropolis to make marijuana legal for adult-use, Denver, Colorado, has one of the most extensive selections of organized outings compared to locales...
Five colleges across Canada have joined forces to form a consortium for cannabis. The Canadian College Consortium for Cannabis, which includes Okanagan College, was formed “to explore and pursue joint cannabis training and applied research opportunities,” according to a press release. Organizers are calling the consortium a first-of-a-kind collaboration in the post-secondary sector. Also making up the consortium are NorQuest College in...
With legal cannabis and hemp hitting the mainstream hard, and expanding rapidly across the U.S. and the rest of the world, the availability of products containing CBD in considerable proportions is exploding. And, while some studies have suggested drug testing at work is a thing of the past, this is not the case for all jobs. Some jobs, as well...
Cannabis use could be helping Canadians alleviate some of the effects of post-traumatic stress disorder, according to new research from the BC Centre on Substance Use and University of British Columbia. The study, published in the Journal of Psychopharmacology, found people with PTSD who were not using cannabis were “far more likely” to have suicidal thoughts and suffer from severe...
Rae LlandNovember 6, 2019 (Ponomariova_Maria/iStock) Lupus is an autoimmune disease of inflammation. It can affect joints, skin, and even vital organs such as the brain and heart as the immune system attacks tissues and organs in the body. Symptoms of the disease can vary, and people experience them at different rates or severity. Some of the most common include: Fatigue Fever Joint pain Stiffness and...
Elise McDonoughNovember 6, 2019 Critics picked the best OG Kush in California based off a blind taste test. (David Downs/Leafly) Mysterious, influential, and endlessly imitated, the strain of cannabis known as OG Kush swept through California in the mid-1990s, sparking a craze that changed the culture forever. At the height of its popularity, pounds of OG were selling for $8,000 and...
Dante JordanNovember 5, 2019 (Courtesy of Nufabrx) I came here to talk shit, and I’m honestly sad that I won’t be able to. Because the Nufabrx CBD-infused (and capsaicin-infused) compression elbow and knee sleeves have not wronged me. In fact, using them has been a positive experience, one that may benefit others as well. *Deep sigh.* The CBD craze has rendered...