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    75% Of Canadian Cannabis Users Are Still Buying on the Black Market

    New figures from Statistics Canada reveal legalizing cannabis has done little to cut into the black market so far. The results of a national cannabis survey released last Thursday show that only 26 percent of non-medical users say they are getting their stash from authorized retailers or online producers. Other non-medical users say they obtained […] More

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    Tech: Congress just quietly passed a law that could spark a boom for the $1 billion marijuana-linked CBD industry

    The new US Farm Bill legalizes hemp, a plant almost identical to marijuana and a prime source of the highly touted wellness ingredient CBD. This week, a plant that’s nearly identical to marijuana is set to become legal to grow in the US. Thanks to the US Farm Bill, which the House passed on Wednesday in a […] More

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    New Senate Bill Would Legalize Marijuana Nationwide

    Legalize Marijuana A day ago__Jon Christian__Filed Under: Health & Medicine A new bill in the Senate Friday would mark a tectonic state in the United States’ drug law by legalizing marijuana nationwide. “The federal prohibition of marijuana is wrong, plain and simple,” said Ron Wyden, an Oregon Senator who introduced the bill, in a statement. “Too many lives […] More

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    NEARLY HALF OF MARIJUANA USERS HAVE REPLACED PRESCRIPTION DRUGS WITH MEDICAL WEED, STUDY FINDS

    Turns out pot smokers say no to prescription drugs and yes to weed. Step aside, Advil. There’s a new painkiller in town that people are choosing over pharmaceuticals, and it goes by the name of marijuana. That’s right, my friends. Weed. According to a study from the University of Michigan Institute for Social Research, patients are supplementing or downright […] More

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    San Francisco 49ers legend Joe Montana investing $75M in marijuana industry

    SAN FRANCISCO — Super Bowl-winning quarterback and Hall of Famer Joe Montana is looking to make some high profits in the legal marijuana industry. The San Francisco 49ers legend is investing $75 million in “Caliva,” a San Jose-based company. Montana said he hopes his investment will provide relief to people fighting an opioid addiction. Many […] More

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    Cannabis Oil Was Used To Treat Epilepsy 176 Years Ago

    In Brief Tylenol has a wide range of toxic side effects you should be aware of, especially if you are pregnant or use it with your children. Article written by William Parker, Ph.D for Greenmedinfo.com, published here with permission. Why do we keep taking Tylenol and other over-the-counter drugs when it’s unquestionable that they do […] More

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    Study: A Growing Number Of People Are Trading Their Pain Meds For Cannabis

    As more states legalize marijuana, a new study shows that many patients are choosing medical cannabis to supplement or even replace pharmaceutical drugs. The study comes from the University of Michigan Institute for Social Research, which surveyed 450 adults who identified as current cannabis users. Among those surveyed, 78 percent said they used cannabis to treat a medical […] More

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    Massachusetts Rakes in Almost $24 Million in First Two Months of Legal Cannabis

    Marijuana dispensary sales totaled nearly $24 million in just the first two months of legal in Massachusetts, according to state officials. Data released by the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission this week shows that $23.8 million in cannabis products have been sold since late November, when retail cannabis dispensary sales began in the state. Sales of […] More

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    Make The Better Choice And Choose Cannabis Over Xanax

    The side effects of dangerous prescription medicines have led people to seek a safer, better alternatives. Here’s why you should choose cannabis over Xanax. Recent studies show millions of people around the world are now on more medication than ever before. Whether because of medical issues, mental health, or everyday problems that seem insurmountable, the […] More

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    CBS Rejects Super Bowl Ad for Medical Marijuana

    The Super Bowl isn’t ready for medical marijuana Acreage Holdings, the multi-state cannabis company backed by John Boehner, says CBS rejected a television advertisement that calls for the legalization of medical marijuana. The network, which is airing the game on Feb. 3, nixed the proposed spot after seeing a rough outline, according to the company. […] More

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