Monthly Archives: October 2019

Cannabis for colds and flu? Here’s what the experts say

It comes on like a freight train: sore throat, stuffy nose, cough, body aches, and malaise. And that’s just the common cold. The flu ups the ante with all those symptoms plus fever, severe headache, and extreme exhaustion—in some adult cases vomiting and diarrhea, although those are more common in kids. After about five to seven days […]

7 cannabis strains that taste way better than candy corn

Candy corn is absolutely trash and anyone who disagrees is free to have that wrong opinion. Because ignorance is bliss. But you know what else is bliss? DANK-ASS TASTY FLAVORS FROM CANNABIS. So being that a lot of you probably have a handful of candy corn, and your taste buds are definitely crying for help, […]

How long should I be waiting to drive after consuming edible cannabis?

Since I don’t like inhaling things, I’d always avoided marijuana. A few months ago, I discovered weed gummies and I find they help me calm down in the evening so I can sleep. How long should I be waiting to drive after taking them? Even after a year of legalization, I’m really not clear on […]

How To Make RSO Body Lotion

After moving cross country to Arizona from Pennsylvania, I decided to get my medical card. In my personal life I have never felt relief from traditional medicines, and unfortunately PA was lacking in alternative medicines before my departure. Like most high school athletes, my only options were to overspend on methods that would end up […]

Pot use admission at U.S. border snagging Canadian boomers, says lawyer

VICTORIA — Canadians wanting to cross the U.S. border are being asked different marijuana questions than they were before cannabis was legal, says an American immigration lawyer who represents numerous aging baby boomers denied entry to America for past pot use. Recreational marijuana will have been legal for a year on Thursday, but any celebrating […]

Someone called 911 after roommate stole US$20 worth of weed

Police in Dade City, Florida say they had to ask a local man to kindly stop calling them to report that his roommate had dipped into his stash. A Pasco County Sheriff’s Office deputy took to Twitter in an effort to get the weed-bereaved gentleman to stop calling about his stolen weed, which remains prohibited in the […]

A year in the weeds: Why the cannabis industry didn’t take off the way everyone planned

There is no shortage of answers to the question of what went wrong, but one thing seems certain: there is plenty of blame to go around In an outdoor parking lot between a shelter and a Tim Hortons in downtown Ottawa, black market cannabis dealer Jay (not his real name) said he can’t think of […]

Cannabis Canada: Aphria shares soar after posting second-straight quarterly profit

Aphria beats profit expectations, reaffirms guidance of up to $700M in annual revenue Cannabis producer Aphria is becoming something of a rarity in the cannabis space – a profitable company. The Leamington, Ont.-based pot producer reported $16.4 million in net income in the first quarter of fiscal 2020 or seven cents per share for its second straight […]

Indicted Ukrainians sought Nevada cannabis licenses in all the wrong ways

Two Ukrainian associates of Rudy Giuliani were arrested on Wednesday night and charged with funneling foreign money into US elections, an illegal activity. The headlines have been dominated by the pair’s alleged donations to a pro-Trump super PAC last year, but there’s another charge hidden in the indictment that has left some in the cannabis […]

Cannabis Events in Canada for October 2019

Pumpkin spice season is upon us, but don’t worry if that particular spice blend is not your jam—this October offers plenty of opportunities to celebrate your favourite herb, too. Cannabis lovers have lots to be grateful for as we enter the season of giving thanks: from legalization’s one year anniversary on October 17, to the beginning […]

Translate