Cannabis News

December 1, 2018

House, Senate Reach Accord for Legalizing Hemp in Farm Bill

The 2018 Farm Bill will include a provision to legalize industrial hemp, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and the top Republican and Democrat on the House Agriculture Committee confirmed Nov. 29, 2018. Thanks for your hard work, @SenPatRoberts, for our farmers, rural communities and all Americans. Pleased that my provision to legalize industrial hemp […]
November 30, 2018

Brazilian Senate Committee Approves Medical Marijuana Bill

A key Senate committee in Brazil approved a bill to allow the use and cultivation of marijuana for medical purposes Nov. 28, 2018. The measure, which was brought about in response to an online citizen-led petition that received about 119,000 signatures, would remove criminal penalties for growing, possessing, and consuming cannabis for patients who receive […]
November 29, 2018

Bernie Sanders: ‘Prohibition of Marijuana Has Also Failed’

Independent U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont said he’s still “thinking about” a possible run for the presidency in 2020 — and if he does run, it’s a safe bet that marijuana reform will be one of his priorities. That might not be news to anyone who followed Sanders’ 2016 presidential campaign, during which he […]
November 28, 2018

Study: Cannabis and Beer-Flavoring Hops Were Once ‘Siblings’

Your favorite bud and brew have a bit more in common than you might think, according to a recent study. A researcher reviewed the biological classification of marijuana throughout history in the study, which was published in the journal Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research. One finding was that marijuana as we know it today “lost a […]
November 27, 2018

Massachusetts Shops Sell $2.2M of Legal Marijuana in 5 Days

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) — The first commercial marijuana shops in Massachusetts sold more than $2.2 million worth of marijuana products during the first five days they were open for business. That’s according to figures released Nov. 27, 2018, by the Cannabis Control Commission. New England Treatment Access (NETA) in Northampton and Cultivate in Leicester began […]
November 27, 2018

5 Signs You Should Find a Different Medical Marijuana Doctor

The number of Canadian medical marijuana patients has been growing steadily over the last few years. As medical cannabis becomes more accepted as a treatment, more doctors and patients have become curious about what it can do. New research is showing the medical field more possible uses as well, expanding the number of patients who could benefit from medical marijuana.

November 26, 2018

The “Indoor Grow” Tent Kit

Beat the “high” cost of cannabis and grow your own! With the complete “Indoor Grow” Kit package, you can legally grow your allotted 4 small cannabis plants—or 1 BIG ONE! …and you won’t need a whole room to do it! Whether you live in a house, condo or a bachelor apartment, the only space you […]

November 21, 2018

Cannabis for Menopause

Cannabis for Menopause In our previous article we looked at cannabis and sexual health and sexual pleasure. This week, we’re looking at cannabis and menopause. The symptoms of menopause are varied, unpredictable and generally undesirable: insomnia, hot flashes, fatigue, irritability, pain and more. To treat the symptoms of the changing body, women can try pharmaceuticals, […]