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Canada smokes even more weed than the government thought

With legalization now only months away from becoming the law of the land, Statistics Canada is starting to get a better idea of just how much weed Canadians are smoking.<p>According to numbers released on Wednesday, 14 percent of Canadians (or around 4.2 million people) reported using cannabis in the …

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Marijuana Laws in Canada: Province by Province

By the end of the summer, recreational marijuana will be legal across Canada’s provinces and territories. National legislation legalizes the sale, …

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Pa. Approves Sale of Dry Medical Marijuana, Use of Cannabis to Treat Opioid Withdrawal

Here’s what the means for the state’s medicinal cannabis industry.<p>By ·<p>Image via Pixabay.<p>Those who are registered for the state’s medical marijuana …

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How CBD Cream Can Help You Feel Your Best Before, During, and After Yoga

561<p>SHARES<p>Do you have any nagging aches and pains that you're trying to work out in your yoga class or practice? A new ingredient might be able to …

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This Canadian Cannabis Company Just Joined Forces With Big Pharma

The deal was announced today by Tilray Inc: the cannabis company just joined forces with Big Pharma. Tilray is a licensed manufacturer of medical …

A Sober Person's Guide to Medical Marijuana

Six things everyone in recovery from addiction should know about using medical marijuana.<p>It’s a strange thing to obtain a medical marijuana card after nearly a decade of sobriety. My decision to quit drinking was less of a healthy life choice, and more the only way to stay alive. Though alcohol was …

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Trend in Medical Marijuana Suits Favors Employees | Section of Litigation | Section of Litigation

In three cases this year, courts have ruled in favor of medical marijuana users in suits against employers. ABA Section of Litigation leaders caution …

Minnesota Study Adds to Growing Evidence Medical Marijuana Reduces Opioid Use

This study, plus an earlier on in Israel, bolsters anecdotal evidence that in states where marijuana is legal, opioid overdoses decline.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Could at least a partial solution to the opioid crisis be sitting on the shelves at the local medical …

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Minn. Medical Marijuana Program Is Eliminating Opioid Use: Study

Pain patients taking medical cannabis also reported improvements related to sleep and reduced anxiety.<p>Minnesota's medical cannabis program is off to …

'I actually rarely have sex without getting high these days'

“It just makes sex so much better. You feel your entire body relaxing, and every sensation is heightened. I don’t know how, but it somehow delays …

No, Medical-Marijuana Legalization Doesn't Make Teens Smoke More Pot

For years, people have debated whether legalizing marijuana could lead to an increase in the use of the drug among teens. But a new study finds …

94% of seniors benefitted from therapeutic use of cannabis

The European Journal of Internal Medicine published a study that found 93.7% of seniors benefited from cannabis treatment.<p>During the study period, …

For legal cannabis, some new wrinkles: older users

One unexpected wrinkle in the emerging market for legal cannabis — rising interest among seniors.<p>While most seniors do not use marijuana, the …

This Is Why Weed Makes Some People Anxious

It’s a cruel irony that the very people who could benefit from weed’s relaxing effects are often the ones who don’t feel them.<p>As a type A person—a generous understatement—I used to have high hopes that weed could give me that elusive experience known as chilling out. But each of the five times that …

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How Cannabis Can Boost the Immune System

Although doctors aren’t completely sure what causes chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy(CIDP), a prevailing theory is that the disease …

New Study Says Marijuana Use Is Not Connected to Poor Lung Health

Considering the many health benefits people are discovering for marijuana, it can be hard for anti-cannabis advocates to justify keeping the drug …

State treasurer, attorney general team up to explore creating California pot bank

California’s treasurer and attorney general will study whether the state should create its own publicly owned bank to serve the state’s now-legal …

7 Takeaways From Statistics Canada's 'Cannabis Stats Hub'

In 2017, some 4.9 million Canadians, about 14% of the country’s total population, spent an estimated $5.7 billion on cannabis, 90% of which was for …

WARMINGTON: Cops hospitalized after eating seized dispensary edibles

Two Toronto Police officers have been suspended in a story that includes accusations of eating seized pot edibles, tree climbing and hospital visits, …

I'm ready to get stoned again like I did 40 years ago

Long ago, I was one of the privileged, unsupervised, suburban teenagers who had infinite access to marijuana and unlimited opportunities to smoke it. Someone, somewhere grew it, harvested it and shipped it our way, and closer to home, someone sold it and someone bought it, but all I knew was that …

Alcohol sales plunge in states with legal weed (and fewer people use hard drugs)

For decades anti-drug activists have peddled the idea that weed is a ‘gateway drug’ – and one puff on a joint will probably lead to you injecting …

Successful, sophisticated and stoned: changing perceptions of cannabis in the professional world

The US has always had a turbulent relationship with cannabis. The substance has often been portrayed as a villainous, addictive, mind-altering drug, …

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Can we just get on with it and legalise cannabis in the UK please?

opinion<p><b>It’s high time that we started making it safer, easier and legal to get high in the UK from recreational cannabis use.</b><p>There is something very …

What's in your weed: Why cannabis strains don't all live up to their billing

Red Diesel, Moby Dick, Lemon Burst, or how about Girl Scout Cookies? All names for "bud," the cannabis flower, and when the black market product goes …

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Cannabis Producer Invests in Wastewater Technology

Disposal of organic waste and on-site treatment of wastewater into public sanitary sewers can be a challenge and cost for a variety of …

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Let's Explain Once and For All What Taking CBD Actually Feels Like

I started taking CBD oil and supplements last Summer as an experiment, and since then, it has become a staple in my wellness and antianxiety routine. But I still get so many funny looks, nervous questions, and confused remarks about CBD's effects — some people are still really scared to take it!<p>And …

Marijuana companies caught using banned pesticides to face fines up to $1-million

Federally regulated marijuana companies caught using banned pesticides that put consumers' health at risk will now face fines of up to $1-million per violation, The Globe and Mail has learned.<p>The fines will be enshrined in federal legislation as a way to clamp down on unauthorized use of dangerous …

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