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The Latest Trend: Cannabis-Friendly Travel Destinations in California

Just a few short years ago, cannabis lovers across the United States were hiding their consumption, not planning holidays around it. Times continue to change, however, and these days, marijuana trips for Californians no longer involve skulking off to the garage for a quick puff. Those days are gone. With Proposition 64 legalizing recreational weed, marijuana tourism is the next ... Read More »

Cannabis for Arthritis

Spray Study A study by GW Pharmaceuticals shows benefits in treatment of arthritis.  The study included 58 RA patients. They had no history of psychiatric disorders, substance misuse, epilepsy, or severe heart, kidney, or liver problems. First, patients rated their pain at rest, during movement, and first thing in the morning. They also rated their quality of sleep. Next, the ... Read More »

Marijuana Tourism in Colorado

With the passage of Amendment 64, Colorado became the first state in the U.S. to legalize recreational marijuana for adults and to also provide a retail system for cannabis sales.  Many states followed soon after and are applying the model for themselves. Laws took effect January 1, 2014 and undoubtedly attracted marijuana enthusiasts eager to sample some of the best ... Read More »

Non-Smokers Can Still Benefit from Medical Marijuana

There are a number of conditions that medical marijuana can be used to treat, from glaucoma to chronic pain. And in Nevada, all that you need is your medical marijuana card to be able to buy it from a licensed medical marijuana dispensary in Las Vegas. Whilst when most people imagine consuming marijuana to be done in a smoking form, ... Read More »

Common Myths of Legal Marijuana

For decades, there has always been a negative stigma about cannabis. As the 1930 brought various “brainwashing” propaganda about marijuana and it’s evil ways, so did a long lasting negative stigma carry on all the way to the modern day; the stereotype that marijuana smokers are pot heads, stoners, dirty hippies, lazy, no job, stupid and unsavory. Today, the stigma still ... Read More »

Retail Tips for Dispensaries

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Any entrepreneur looking to get onto something big should look at the opportunities that the cannabis industry offers.  Concrete extraction technicians, researchers, marijuana cultivators, marketers, marijuana processors and developers will all have a place in the industry. There are professionals from a range of backgrounds that are seizing the opportunity offered by the industry, Wall Street Daily has stated that ... Read More »

Marijuana Chemical Fights Hardened Arteries

But puffing pot probably won’t help. The findings, reported in the journal Nature, “should not be taken to mean that smoking marijuana is beneficial for the heart,” says Michael Roth, MD, a professor of medicine at UCLA medical school.  See Rick Simpson Oil. It takes a very specific amount of THC — marijuana’s key chemical — to help the arteries. ... Read More »

Complete Marijuana Vaporizer Guide

Examples of Desktop Vaporizers

Marijuana Vaporizers are one of the most in-demand accessory for medical marijuana patients throughout the world. The craze is here, marijuana is being smoked by millions of people each and every day. There’s many benefits when it comes to getting a brand new marijuana vaporizer online. Many medicinal patients are still not aware of the growing trend and are clueless ... Read More »

Cannabis Compound Found to Treat Schizophrenia

A compound found in marijuana can help treat schizophrenia as effectively as standard antipsychotic drugs—and with fewer side effects—according to the results of a new clinical trial, reports The Fix columnist Maia Szalavitz in Time. Researchers at University of Cologne in Germany studied 39 people with schizophrenia, all hospitalized for a psychotic episode. Twenty of the patients were given cannabidiol ... Read More »

Forming a Collective

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A consumer collective cooperative corporation is a special type of corporation that can be formed to serve it’s members interests.   While although in 2017, California passed legal recreational marijuana, the collective model may still continue to be used in the state, as there are said to still be growing limitations per person.  States which have not yet gone legal, ... Read More »