Teen pot use dropped after Colorado legalized marijuana

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Keeping marijuana away from children and teenagers has long been a rallying cry of prohibitionists. But according to the recent National Survey on Drug Use and Health, far fewer teenagers in Colorado have been smoking weed since the state legalized it. In fact, the state’s percentage of youths between the ages of 12 and 17 who have smoked weed in the … Read More

Texts to send to your dealer this holiday season

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Folks, it is that yuletide once again. There’s a chill in the air. There are lights everywhere. Mariah Carey is playing ad nauseam. The weirder Oreos are on sale.  It is the time of year to appreciate the important people in your life. Friends, family, neighbours, local baristas, barflies and, of course, that very special someone who’s been keeping you … Read More

Does cannabis nasal spray work?

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Our mouths are pretty useful. They are what we use to formulate words, which we then string together to communicate or yell obscenities at drivers who don’t signal. They’re also, largely, where food goes, which we then chew and taste and swallow and digest. The mouth is also traditionally the designated smoking hole. And whether you like to toke, puff, … Read More

Why America is to blame for Japan’s harsh cannabis laws

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Each summer in Japan, the remnants of a rich cannabis culture emerge from the ground at a rate that sends authorities into a blind panic to dispose of the evidence. In an effort to stamp out something which historically had never been considered taboo in Japanese society, police destroy millions of these plants annually only to discover their return the … Read More

Here’s why magic mushrooms (likely) inspired the story of Santa

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The Santa Claus story only sounds normal because it’s so ubiquitous. If a person had never heard of Santa Claus, they might say his origin story sounds like a psychedelic fever dream. Well, some historians think Santa Claus does have psychedelic origins. Christmas traditions vary all over the world. No doubt many of them have odd origins. But some of the most popular … Read More

Hydropothecary to Increase Production Capacity to 108,000 Kilograms Per Year Of Dried Cannabis

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<![CDATA[ Hydropothecary has announced expansion plans to increase production capacity to 108,000 kilograms per year of dried cannabis. Hydropothecary Corp. has acquired 78 acres of land adjacent to its existing 65-acre facility in Gatineau, QC. Costs for new expansion, which are expected to be $80 million, will be funded through current financial resources. Production capacity expansion is expected to be … Read More

WHO Report Finds No Public Health Risks or Abuse Potential for CBD

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<![CDATA[ A World Health Organization (WHO) report has found no adverse health outcomes but rather several medical applications for cannabidiol, a.k.a. CBD, despite U.S. federal policy on this cannabinoid chemical. According to a preliminary WHO report published last month, naturally occurring CBD is safe and well tolerated in humans (and animals), and is not associated with any negative public health … Read More

Women smoke more weed than men, report finds

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From Cheech and Chong to Seth Rogen and James Franco—the archetypical weed enthusiast has pretty much always been a dude. But according to one report, it’s women, not men, who actually smoke the most weed. In fact, the Cannabis Consumers Coalition’s (CCC) 2017 report, which found that women smoke more weed than men, received a whopping 58.35 percent of female … Read More

Proposed Ohio Ballot Initiative Would Allow Anyone Over 21 to Grow Marijuana at Home

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<![CDATA[ A group of local investors who failed in their bid to secure a state license to grow medical marijuana on Monday announced plans for a statewide ballot issue that would fully legalize marijuana. Jimmy Gould, chairman of Cincinnati-based Green Light Acquisitions, has proposed an Ohio constitutional amendment that would allow anyone 21 or older to grow marijuana in their … Read More