July 24, 2020

The FDA Wants To Provide Clinical Research Guidelines for Cannabis

The Chemical Sciences Division at The National Institutes of Standards and Technology (NIST), an agency of the federal government “[whose] goal is to support U.S. industries by helping labs achieve high-quality measurements,” is implementing a new system that will more accurately measure the amounts of THC, CBD, pesticides, and other substances found in cannabis and its products. CannaQAP, is a Quality Assurance Program, will…

July 17, 2020

Three Ways To Chill Out With Cannabis This National Ice Cream Day!

As if we needed another reason to legalize pot! Ben & Jerry’s cofounders Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield have divulged in article with Huffpost that once that historical day dawns, a cool, sweet way to “combine [our] pleasures” could be headed our way – their own brand of cannabis ice cream! Jerry’s even stated, “If it were my decision, I’d be doing it,…

July 9, 2020

Pot-Smoking Veterans Who Wish To Reenlist May Catch a Break from Congress in FY21; Here’s How

As a result of their military service, roughly 60% of veterans withstand daily chronic pain. According to the National Center for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, about 19% of veterans face the debilitating symptoms of PTSD, not to mention insomnia and depression. Rather than take dangerously addictive opioids for their discomfort, 1 in 5 former servicemen and women opt for cannabis or cannabis products for…

July 2, 2020

Celebrating Independence Day As Safely (and Stonily) As We Can

Red white and blue, barbecues, libations – FIREWORKS. The 4th of July has no shortage of fun and sparkling flair. It wouldn’t be surprising to learn that Mary Jane also played her part in the festivities of the first Independence Day, as it wasn’t prohibited anywhere in the world as we know it until 11 years later in 1787, when King Andrianampoinimerina sat…