Monthly Archives: May 2017

Microdosing With Cannabis: Benefits Without the Buzz

  In the midst of a potency obsessed market where high-THC marks mean everything, there is a growing community of cannabis advocates that are pushing for less consumption as opposed to more. This tactic is called “microdosing,” a growing trend as cannabis consumption becomes more mainstream.   What Is Microdosing? Practitioners of microdosing are taking […]

Cannabis power to help crack cocaine addicts overcome dependency

Cannabis could have the power to help crack cocaine addicts overcome their deadly drug dependency Smoking cannabis could help crack cocaine addicts to overcome their dependency, new research implies. The study suggests that the world’s most popular recreational drug is an effective, but unconventional, substitute for the deadly rock. If the findings prove true in […]

Can you use Marijuana to Treat Drug Addiction?

As more states legalize cannabis with both medical and recreational/adult-use legislation, the topic of using marijuana to treat drug addiction seems to come up more and more.  We recently posted an article about how cannabis could be the cure to opioid addiction, and I have spoken with many people personally who have used cannabis in […]

Marijuana Adult-Use Legislation Reaches Vermont Governor’s Desk

Today, S. 22, a bill to legalize cannabis in Vermont for adults over 21, landed on Republican Governor Phil Scott’s desk – potentially making the state the first in the country to legalize marijuana through the legislative process, and not a ballot initiative. The bill has already been approved by both chambers of the state […]

Who Is Rick Simpson and What Is Rick Simpson Oil (RSO)?

If you’re interested in medical marijuana, you’ll inevitably hear about a form of cannabis known as Rick Simpson Oil, or RSO. RSO is a concentrated form of cannabis oil known to have medical benefits, particularly for cancer, but where did RSO come from? And who is Rick Simpson? The Story of Rick Simpson Rick Simpson stumbled […]

Opioid Addiction Being Treated With Medical Marijuana in Massachusetts

Hundreds of people in Massachusetts who are addicted to opioids are being treated with medical marijuana, according to the Boston Herald. “We have a statewide epidemic of opioid deaths,” said Dr. Gary Witman of Canna Care Docs, a network of facilities that qualifies patients into medical marijuana programs in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Maine, Connecticut, Delaware […]