What Does the New Farm Bill Mean For Legal Cannabis?
By legalizing hemp, the Farm Bill has created a legal source of CBD. The Farm Bill signed in December 2018 clears the way for CBD products to become legal nationwide – or, at least, that is the hope of marijuana industry advocates. If that is the way the situation unfolds, it would eliminate the ambiguity […]more
how cannabis became chic
CBD (and THC) is having a huge moment in mainstream media. But as cannabis becomes more fashionable, its space in the luxury market also becomes more problematic. There’s nothing we like more than a good makeover. Whether it’s Rachael Leigh Cook falling downstairs in that red dress in She’s All That, or the slightly abusive computer who forced people to […]more
Chronic pot use may have serious effects on the brain, experts say
More research needs to be done to highlight the long-term effects of marijuana use on the brain, body and our behavior, experts say. As marijuana legalization builds momentum across the United States — with Michigan becoming the latest state to allow recreational use by adults — researchers are warning that more studies are needed on the long-term […]more
This Week in Weed: Coca Cola Considers Cannabis!
Coca-Cola considers entering Cannabis, the NYPD is still making arrests, and South Africa makes history Coca Cola Considers Cannabis Coca Cola is the latest beverage company expressing interest in entering the cannabis industry. A spokesperson from the soda giant said that they’re eyeing the growth of CBD as an ingredient. Pot stocks trended higher after the […]more
Can a ‘Heartstrings’ Approach Help Make Marijuana More Acceptable to Voters?
Legalize It, a new documentary about medical marijuana, makes no secret about its position on the plant. The film begins with the stark question: Would you break the law to save a life? The documentary, by the producers of (Shark Tank-styled) The Marijuana Show on Amazon Prime, then answers that question with a cavalcade of heartbreaking stories that make a compelling […]more
Natural Alternative to Prescription Painkillers – Transdermal Cannabis Patch
Pain relief patch is another very interesting medical application to be derived from the cannabis plant.more