Tag: medical marijuana

Cannabidiol, or CBD, is fast becoming a common buzzword in the world of natural healthcare. But, what is it, and what can it do for cancer patients? What is CBD? CBD, or, cannabidiol is one of many cannabinoid compounds that comes from the cannabis plant, phytocannabinoids to be exact. CBD can be found in both […]

Pop culture has many iconic films featuring cannabis/marijuana — Up in Smoke, Fast Times at Ridgemont High, Dazed and Confused, Half Baked (and more). And despite the grass/joint/reefer-averse nature of TV, Showtime’s Weeds averaged 3.2 million weekly viewers across all platforms during its final season. Various geographic areas around the world also have recognizable terms […]

Canada is set to legalize marijuana by July 1, 2018, according to news reports, citing the week of April 10 for legislation to be introduced to Parliament. According to the CBC report, the country’s marijuana supply and license producers will be legislated by lawmakers in Ottawa. The national age limit to purchase the drug will be […]

Cannabis is simply a food — not a substance, not an illicit drug, not an herb, and as with all superfoods, it has a myriad of healing properties, according to Mark Pedersen of the eCS Therapies Center, an organization which concentrates on cannabis education. Pedersen has been a cannabis patient for more than 20 years […]