ALFREDO Hernandez

102 Added | 4 Magazines | 22 Likes | @ALFREDOHern65h5 | Keep up with ALFREDO Hernandez on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “ALFREDO Hernandez”

How Well Funded Are America's Marijuana Startups? [Infographic]

On Friday, marijuana smokers in the U.S. lit up legally to mark “420″, an unofficial holiday to celebrate the drug. This year, Americans who enjoy smoking a joint do have a lot to celebrate with recreational marijuana legal in nine states and medical marijuana legal in a further 29. A Gallup poll …

Cannabis

Anxiety Relief Without The High? New Studies On CBD, A Cannabis Extract

As more states legalize marijuana, there's growing interest in a cannabis extract — cannabidiol, also known as CBD.<p>It's marketed as a compound that can help relieve anxiety — and, perhaps, help ease aches and pains, too.<p>Part of the appeal, at least for people who don't want to get high, is that CBD …

Cannabis

I Went on a Tour of America's Biggest Legal Weed Factory

The $15 million facility will have 25,000 plants producing 10,000 pounds of marijuana a year.<p>Adam Bierman, the bullishly confident 36-year-old CEO of MedMen—the first American cannabis company to be valued at a billion dollars—thinks Donald Trump is very good for business.<p>“This administration is …

Cannabis

These Cannabis-Infused Teas Are the Classiest Way to Get High

Even if you are open-minded about the benefits of cannabis, popular methods like eating edibles, smoking, or vaping can seem intimidating. But how about sipping on a cup of tea? Founded by two women who wanted to create a wellness product that was female-friendly, Kikoko cannabis-infused herbal …

What’s the Difference Between Marijuana CBD and Hemp CBD?

There is a lot of noise reverberating throughout the United States these days regarding cannabidiol (CBD). It is the primary non-psychoactive …

These secret Netflix codes unlock hidden show and movie categories

The recommended content on your Netflix account comes from a complicated algorithm analysing your viewing history.<p>And unless you are sharing your …

How to build muscle as age tears it down

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you are in your 40s or 50s, chances are that you are starting to notice some changes in your body, including muscle loss and diminishing strength, even if you exercise fairly regularly.<p>Reduced levels of physical activity, increases in sedentary behavior and doing less intense exercise …

Nutrition

What Is CBD, and Why Is It in Everything Right Now?

You know it as the ingredient taking over the wellness world, but what is CBD, really, and is it right for you?<p>2017 was the year that weed went mainstream, and the "green rush" struck gold. But, while recreational marijuana is still technically illegal in most states, an industry has blossomed …

Cannabis

Dream catchers, succulents and joints: a visit to an LA cannabis shop

Catering to wealthy people, today’s dispensaries aim to present the drug as part of a healthy lifestyle<p>Introducing the Guardian’s new cannabis column for grownups<p>On one wall of 99 High Tide Collective in Malibu, mosses and succulents are nestled in a frame of locally procured driftwood. Native …

Cannabis

Ka-Ching! Here's How Much Marijuana Colorado Sold Last Year

Chalk up another year of double-digit legal weed sales growth for the Rocky Mountain state -- but don't get too excited.<p>The marijuana industry is …

8 Things We Now Know That Happen (and That Don't Happen) When We Legalize Marijuana

The great social experiment that is marijuana legalization is now five years old, with six states already allowing legal marijuana sales, two more …

A startup that makes cannabis oil for vaping wants to be America's first $1 billion 'marijuana unicorn'

Cura Cannabis Solutions, a startup that makes marijuana oil for vape cartridges, wants to be the first US company in the cannabis industry to achieve elusive "unicorn" status with a billion dollar valuation.<p>"We've had a lot of nicknames. 'Unicorn' is definitely a new one," said Cura president and …

Cannabis

P.E.I. cannabis-oil extraction business is flowing

A P.E.I. company that makes cannabis oil extraction systems is claiming its place in Canada's green rush.<p>Advanced Extraction Systems, which works …

Cannabis

Your grandmother wants to grow marijuana in her backyard. She needs this book.

If you’ve spent most of your life buying slippers or perfumed powder for your grandmother, here’s a chance to finally make amends. Buy her a copy of “What’s Wrong With My Marijuana Plant?,” a new and very helpful guide to growing healthy cannabis.<p>The book has gained a following among the …

Which CBD Method Is Right For You? A Look at Oils, Gummies, Pills, and More

Now that we've broached the ever-mysterious, immensely complex subject of how much CBD to take for your symptoms (spoiler: it depends), it's time to figure out the best <i>form</i> of CBD to use for your symptoms. Should you try a chocolate treat or a gummy? What about a capsule? A sublingual tincture or …

Here's where you can legally smoke marijuana in 2018

The United States is gradually becoming the land of the red, white, and green.<p>Nine states and Washington, DC, have legalized marijuana for recreational use — no doctor's letter required — for adults over the age of 21. Medical marijuana is legal in another 29 states.<p>Support for the drug reached new …

Cannabis

The Dankest Weed Gifts for That Special Stoner in Your Life

Just in time to help everyone on your list chill the fuck out.<p>Despite cannabis’s lingering and laughable Schedule I classification by the federal government, an ever-increasing number of American states have chosen to disregard Washington and legalize pot. With these legislative experiments …

Cannabis

Weed Withdrawal Is a Real Thing and It's Hell

If you're using weed for medicinal reasons, it can wreak havoc on your mental or physical health.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>I gave up smoking cannabis eight years ago. I’d been promoted—from telemarketing supervisor to the noble heights of telemarketing manager—and I couldn’t come …

Mental Health

Victoria parents urged to check Halloween candy after marijuana gummies found in trick-or-treat haul

Police say the resident handing out the gummies was 'not aware of safe Halloween practices'<p>Victoria police are urging parents to check their …

Owner of Corona beer is about to start producing cannabis-infused drinks

The company behind Corona has announced that it’s going to be launching a range of cannabis-infused drinks.<p>Constellation Brands, who own Corona, …

A Working Speeder Bike Automatically Makes This the Best Star Wars Costume Ever

Have you ever wondered what kind of Halloween costume you could put together if you had lots of money to burn, and didn’t start planning it on …

Understanding and improving your credit score

Your credit score impacts all areas of your financial life, from getting approved for a credit card to the rate you qualify for on a mortgage. Not …

The five best free things to do in NYC over the next seven days

When you live in NYC, it can be hard to stick to a budget. Luckily, we’ve got you covered. Whether you’re looking for a concert, art exhibit, comedy …

Can CBD oil relieve arthritis pain?

Recent studies suggest that cannabidiol oil (CBD oil) could play a role in the treatment of arthritis. What are the benefits of CBD oil and are there …

These secret Netflix codes uncover a list of 'hidden' films and TV shows — and it's easy to use them

To access the extra content, all you need to do is add the code for the desired genre or sub genre to the end of the usual Netflix URL.<p>For example, to access the list for "action & adventure," you would add the code 1365, making your URL become: http://www.netflix.com/browse/genre/1365.<p>Niche sub …

Entertainment

The best buildings in New York City right now

With all the new residential buildings springing up across the city, it can be hard to tell one chef’s kitchen from another spa bath.<p>We’ve done the …

25 Funny And Easy Movie Character Halloween Costumes

Harley Quinn (<i>Suicide Squad</i>) cosplayed by infamous_harley_quinn, photographed by Beethy.<p><b>Last Updated: October 24th</b><p>We’ve been giving Halloween costume suggestions for the past few weeks, including cheap DIY costumes, ways to recreate Pennywise from <i>It</i>, and impressive costumes based on TV shows. This …

Can CBD oil help anxiety?

Cannabidiol is a compound derived from cannabis plants. It may help people with anxiety reduce their symptoms with few or no side effects.<p>Research on …