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Vaping Crisis — Is Cannabis Vaping Still Safe?

Vaping Crisis — Is Cannabis Vaping Still Safe?

The vaping industry took a huge hit last year when the vaping crisis affected more than 2,500 people in the United States. The cannabis vaping sector in particular also took a huge hit because it wasn’t, and still may not be, considered safe anymore. In August of 2019, many patients who presented breathing difficulties ended...

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FDA and WHO Statements on Safety of CBD — Featuring Dr. Scott Shannon

FDA and WHO Statements on Safety of CBD — Featuring Dr. Scott Shannon

Although cannabidiol (CBD) has been declared safe for human consumption by the World Health Organization (WHO), the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently published a statement claiming the popular cannabinoid might cause you harm. So now the safety of CBD is suddenly being questioned. Related: The Dangers of Marijuana Consumption CBD is gaining popularity in...

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Understanding Types of Cannabis Seeds

Understanding Types of Cannabis Seeds

Whether you’re a collector or a grower, it helps to understand the basics of cannabis seeds. So, here’s a brief guide to what you need to know. Related: The History of Cannabis Cultivation There are two key parts to cannabis seeds, genetics plus growing style. The genetics indicate what you can expect from a plant once...

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How Athletes Use Cannabis in Professional Sports

How Athletes Use Cannabis in Professional Sports

There’s a revolution going on in the world of professional sports. This revolution is not televised or advertised, and you won’t read about it in your Sunday paper, but it’s happening right now. All around the world, professional athletes are turning to cannabis and cannabis-based products to improve their performance. Now, you might be wondering...

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How Medical Marijuana Helps Older People With Their Ailments

How Medical Marijuana Helps Older People With Their Ailments

Due to long-term damage to their bodies, older people will always have more health issues than younger people. It’s a part of life. Most health-care costs are borne by the elderly. Taking multiple prescription drugs is common, often with many side effects attached. Medical marijuana might help older people to combat their ailments without experiencing...

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Medical Cannabis Patients Propelled the Global Discussion

Medical Cannabis Patients Propelled the Global Discussion

How medical cannabis patients propelled the global discussion forward with great force. By: Herbert M. Green The floodgates are open! The train has left the station. The genie is out of the bottle and there’s no way of putting it back. The cannabis legalisation wave’s momentum is, after decades of inertia, unstoppable. But, who do...

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How to Use CBD to Quit Smoking — Is CBD the Solution?

How to Use CBD to Quit Smoking — Is CBD the Solution?

Quitting smoking is hard, and the science behind why it’s so difficult to quit smoking is crystal clear: Nicotine is addictive. According to the World Health Organization(WHO), more than 1.1 billion people smoke globally. That is why smoking is the world’s leading preventable cause of death. So, how can you use cannabidiol (CBD) to quit...

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5 Ways CBD Can Help With Endometriosis

5 Ways CBD Can Help With Endometriosis

In recent years, there have been a lot of studies on the positive health effects of cannabidiol (CBD). And, as it turns out, there are a lot of conditions that CBD can help with. In this article, I am going to go over the five ways that CBD can help with endometriosis. I recall speaking...

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What is CBN? – Cannabinoid Science

What is CBN? – Cannabinoid Science

Introducing cannabinol (CBN), a cannabinoid that offers a variety of health benefits without getting you high. You probably heard about the health benefits cannabidiol (CBD) offers. Well, research shows CBN can be even more effective in some regards.   Cannabinol or cannabidiol? There are over 100 cannabinoids in the cannabis plant, and it seems that...

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How European Health Insurances Handle Cannabis Prescriptions

How European Health Insurances Handle Cannabis Prescriptions

Thanks to its recent legalisation, you can now use medical cannabis for the treatment of various health conditions in multiple countries across the European Union. But even though you can legally use cannabis as a treatment in Europe, you might have to pay for it out of your own pocket because most European health insurances...