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Warning Labels for Marijuana Should Not Be Your Scapegoat

Warning Labels for Marijuana Should Not Be Your Scapegoat

No intelligent proponent of marijuana legalization would argue against the necessity for warning labels on edibles. But as more states opt for legalization, a predictable cry for stricter warning labels on edibles has been issued in states where cannabis has been legalized. While many of these proposals come from educated...

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Medical Marijuana Dispensary to Bring New Meaning to “High Fidelity”

Medical Marijuana Dispensary to Bring New Meaning to “High Fidelity”

A rapidly relaxing public attitude toward medical marijuana is finding entrepreneurs scrambling for limited medical marijuana dispensary licenses. Among this rush, we're seeing exceedingly creative approaches to taking advantage of a massive market that's still in its infancy. In early October of 2015, it became public knowledge that Amoeba Music had...

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Marijuana for Pain Conspicuously Absent from Opioid Addiction Report

Marijuana for Pain Conspicuously Absent from Opioid Addiction Report

A state of emergency declaration has been recommended in response to the U.S. opioid addiction problem, announced by the President’s Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis. The nation’s struggles with prescription painkillers comprise a serious issue that deserves equally serious scrutiny. Yet, the use of marijuana for...

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Smoking Weed May Not Disqualify You From a Secret Service Position

Smoking Weed May Not Disqualify You From a Secret Service Position

The Secret Service has recently changed its policy regarding marijuana use. Where in the past, smoking weed was strictly outlawed alongside cocaine, heroin and other illicit substances, the rules are changing now in order to make space for more agents to be hired in the coming years. The decision reflects...

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Cannabis Pizza Takes Edibles to Their Logical Conclusion

Cannabis Pizza Takes Edibles to Their Logical Conclusion

Very few of us find ourselves eating a personal pizza for health benefits but some patients in Massachusetts are doing just that. Last month, the Ermont Inc. medical cannabis dispensary in Quincy made its THC-infused 6” cheese pizzas available to the public…or at least the medical marijuana card-carrying public. Since then, news...

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Cannabis for Health Takes an Active Approach with Ganjasana Yoga

Cannabis for Health Takes an Active Approach with Ganjasana Yoga

As 29 states can attest, using cannabis for health improvement is nothing new. The medical benefits of weed are a hot topic, often discussed and sometimes actually researched (if our government is feeling particularly generous). But we often tend to access these benefits by simply ingesting the herb and letting...

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