Massachusetts changes the guard on marijuana oversight

Posted by - December 27, 2018

The Department of Public Health will no longer oversee the marijuana industry in the state It has only been four days, but so far, so good. This past Sunday, Massachusetts’ Department of Public Health (DPH) turned over the keys to the state’s marijuana program to the Cannabis Control Commission (CCC). It would appear that there

FDA issues statement on cannabis regulations

Posted by - December 27, 2018

The FDA weighs in following the approval of the 2018 Farm Bill After President Trump signed off on the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018, also known as the 2018 Farm Bill, the U.S. is preparing to see a huge increase in hemp production. The bill has caused some confusion as to how far the legislation

2 marijuana stocks for those that want to play it safe

Posted by - December 26, 2018

These two marijuana stocks are almost guaranteed to continue to improve The marijuana industry is still just getting up and running. There are ten states that have legalized recreational marijuana use and that number is expected to grow over the course of the next two years. However, it’s also important to consider where other countries

Surprise market opens up thanks to marijuana

Posted by - December 26, 2018

Legalized marijuana is launching a lot of industries, but one may be surprising Necessity is the mother of invention. Sure, it’s possible to carry around a marijuana stash in a plastic baggy, but it is unsightly and won’t do a good job of keeping the supply fresh. It also doesn’t do anything to counter some

Creating healthy habits with cannabis

Posted by - December 26, 2018

A new year, a time for new year’s resolutions Making New Year’s resolutions is easy; sticking to them is a different story. As 2019 is quickly approaching, anyone who wishes to start the new year with a healthy cannabis lifestyle can take advantage of these tips. Before and after a workout, get into the habit

Another case for cannabis as a treatment for autism

Posted by - December 26, 2018

Pharmaceutical drugs aren’t providing the relief they intend – marijuana can There is already a significant amount of evidence that points to cannabis being effective in treating autism. While it’s one thing to point to lab tests to support a hypothesis or scientific findings, it’s something completely different when a real-world scenario can substantiate the

Study shows Washington teens not using marijuana post-legalization

Posted by - December 26, 2018

The number of teenagers using marijuana in Washington continues to drop A new round of studies shows that marijuana use by teens in Washington State continues to drop. While it was previously thought that more adolescents would turn to consumption following the legalization of cannabis, the research shows that the opposite has happened. Over the

Marijuana legalization leads to safer borders, reduction in smuggling

Posted by - December 26, 2018

Marijuana is helping to protect U.S. borders Marijuana opponents have yet another argument they can scratch off their list as they try to prevent further legalization. A recent study conducted by the Cato Institute shows that, contrary to some opinions, legalizing marijuana is actually making borders safer and lowering the amount of smuggling seen coming

CannTrust vs. Aurora in the marijuana stock race

Posted by - December 24, 2018

As interest in the marijuana stock market continues to rise, two companies stand out For many people, deciding on which stocks are deserving of investment money can often be a daunting task. As the marijuana industry is beginning to emerge in force, the exercise is especially difficult, as there are a number of companies to

Cannabread scones and marijuana ginger tea for a unique treat

Posted by - December 24, 2018

These two cannabis-infused recipes make the perfect combination When it’s cold outside and you want something different to warm you up, a couple of recipes created by culinary expert Laurie Wolf are undoubtedly the ultimate solution. Combining scones with ginger tea and infusing each with cannabis – it doesn’t get any better than this. To