News

RSS

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...

Read now

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...

Read now

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...

Read now

Cannabis Users Routinely Denied Organ Transplants

Cannabis Users Routinely Denied Organ Transplants

One of the feathers in the cap of cannabis is that, in the history of mankind, it has never killed anyone. You know when you’re sparking up a joint that it’s never going to kill you. Yet, that safety net has been yanked out from beneath some cannabis users, of...

Read now

Juicing Cannabis Delivers the Optimum Medical Potential of Marijuana

Juicing Cannabis Delivers the Optimum Medical Potential of Marijuana

On this blog, we’ve discussed a multitude of means of cannabis consumption including smoking, vaping, and eating but we’ve yet to discuss juicing cannabis for drinking. Yes, this is a real thing. But if you’re searching for a new high in getting high, you’re better off chasing the dab wagon...

Read now

Marijuana Use Gaining Tolerance in Major Religions

Marijuana Use Gaining Tolerance in Major Religions

It should come as no surprise that when it comes to marijuana use, the only thing the major religions can agree on is that they disagree. And that disagreement echoes throughout the individual religions themselves. When Pope Francis spoke out against marijuana legalization in 2014, he was immediately countered by...

Read now

Medical Weed Should Replace Painkillers in Professional Sports

Medical Weed Should Replace Painkillers in Professional Sports

Advocacy for medical weed may be opening minds, but the highly lucrative industry of professional sports seems keen to hold a steadfast prohibitionary stance in spite of a growing vocal outcry from players both past and current. Just a few weeks ago we referenced former NFL legend Jim McMahon’s public...

Read now

Cannabis Cures Cancer According to Yet Another Study

Cannabis Cures Cancer According to Yet Another Study

It’s long been debated by marijuana-enthusiasts that cannabis cures cancer. Lately, those championing the medical benefits of marijuana were given some unexpected support by the U.S. government by way of the National Cancer Institute when the organization admitted that cannabis cures cancer. Now marijuana is being speculated as a form...

Read now