3 Reasons Why Your Next Edibles Should Be Cooked Sous-Vide

May 9, 2016: With the advent of consumer-grade sous-vide machines from companies like Anova, Sansaire, and Nomiku, getting started with this method of cooking has never been easier or more affordable. If you’re unfamiliar with sous-vide, it's is a technique where food is sealed in plastic … [Read more...]

How to Customize Your Cannabis High with Temperature

April 28, 2016: Many cannabis consumers think that customizing their cannabis buzz is limited to the strains they have on their shelves, but temperature is an equally important factor. Think of temperature control as the key to unlocking whatever effects a strain can offer. A strain that’s … [Read more...]

Marijuana-Based Drug Found to Reduce Epileptic Seizures

March 15, 2016: An experimental drug derived from marijuana has succeeded in reducing epileptic seizures in its first major clinical trial, the product’s developer announced on Monday, a finding that could lend credence to the medical marijuana movement. The developer, GW Pharmaceuticals, said … [Read more...]

New Study Confirms That Cannabis Can Help Migraine Sufferers

January 20, 2016: Cannabis has long been used for the treatment of migraines, but only in recent years have scientists closed in on the reasons why. A new study published this week from Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Colorado looked at the effects of … [Read more...]

Why Does Cannabis Cause Paranoia in Some But Helps Anxiety in Others?

October 30, 2015: Most people can recall a time they got way too high and experienced a bit of a paranoid episode. Sometimes it manifests as mild worrying, and other times you find yourself in the fetal position at the top of a Doritos pile dialing 911 because surely this high will be the … [Read more...]

No bones about it: Cannabis may be used to treat fractures

July 16, 2015: Cannabis -- marijuana, hashish -- was used as a go-to medical remedy by societies around the world for centuries. But the therapeutic use of marijuana was banned in most countries in the 1930s and '40s due to a growing awareness of the dangers of addiction. The significant medical … [Read more...]

Any dose of alcohol combined with cannabis significantly increases levels of THC in blood

May 27, 2015: Cannabis plus alcohol is one of the most frequently detected drug combinations in car accidents, yet the interaction of these two compounds is still poorly understood. A study appearing online in Clinical Chemistry, the journal of AACC, shows for the first time that the simultaneous … [Read more...]

Study: Marijuana Allergies are a Real Thing

Have you ever taken a bong rip or hit a joint and soon after gone into a sneezing fit? If so, you're not alone. In fact, you may be allergic to marijuana pollen. While this rarely happens to me, many people in the community have migrated to hash and pollen-free materials to avoid the "weed … [Read more...]

Top U.S. doctor says medical marijuana may help some conditions

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States' top doctor said that medical marijuana can help some patients in comments on Wednesday that may boost pressure on the Justice Department to redesignate the drug under federal law. In an interview on "CBS This Morning," U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy … [Read more...]

The Impact Of Smoking Marijuana Regularly On Your Lungs, According To Science

Evolving attitudes about marijuana among the majority of Americans, as well as decriminalization laws starting to sweep the nation, have done little to quell questions about the health effects of longtime use among medical professionals, lawmakers, and people on both sides of an ongoing debate … [Read more...]

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