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Is Cannabis Legal in My State?

Read Time: 3:30 min. While cannabis is currently federally illegal, state cannabis laws are constantly evolving more toward legalizing cannabis.If you’re new to cannabis, the first question you may have is “Is it legal in my state?” We…

The Side Effects of Using THC, CBD and Cannabis

By Deborah Malka MD, PhDRead Time: 4min. It’s one of the most common questions I’m asked - “What are the side effects of using THC, CBD and cannabis?” I’ll go over the more common side effects as well as give you some tips on how to…

CBD + THC – Understanding the Differences

A Medicinal Guide into the Origins and Uses of Cannabis Cannabinoids The use of medical marijuana has age-old roots. Texts and even residuals of the cannabis plant date back to ancient…

What are Terpenes?

Read Time: 4:00 If you’re an adult curious about cannabis, you’ve probably learned a little bit about THC and CBD, the primary, most well-known cannabinoids in cannabis. Each works differently in the body with THC providing the…

A Consumer’s Guide

Consumer’s Guide to Medicinal Cannabis: The 411 on Buying Cannabis at a Dispensary If you’ve never been to a dispensary (and even if you have), it can be an overwhelming experience. There are so many products now – smokeables like buds and…

Why Use Cannabis

Ok, sure, the obvious reason for some people is to just get high. But for others, cannabis can be a powerful alternative to many pharmaceutical drugs that they currently use. It’s considered to be one of the most potent medicinal herbs in…

Cannabis Strains 101

What are the Strains? Sativa vs. Indica and the World in Between Not all cannabis is the same. And even with particular types, say a THC-dominant one, there are dramatic differences in the effect. This has to do with the…

Ways to Consume

Ways To Consume Cannabis One of the first questions people ask: do they have to smoke cannabis (marijuana)? The answer is no. While the main components in the plant must be heated to be activated, in most applications, there are several…

Vaping Vs. Smoking Cannabis

Read Time: 4:15 Mins. People have been enjoying the positive medicinal effects of cannabis for thousands of years in cultures around the world. Over the ages, smoking has been the traditional consumption method and some societies also…

Risks of Cannabis

Concerned About Using Cannabis? Sure, some people are a bit reluctant to use cannabis, in part because of the stigma. That isn’t helped by the fact the US federal government continues to classify cannabis (marijuana) as a Schedule 1 drug,…