5 Lesser Known Benefits of Marijuana

There are a lot of things that are now common knowledge about marijuana – especially when it comes to the health benefits it can have. For many people, medical marijuana is the only thing that makes it possible for them to get out of bed in the morning. However, there are benefits for everyone who consumes cannabis – not just …

Your Ultimate Guide to Understanding Cannabinoids

There is far more to the cannabis plant than simply packing it in a bowl or rolling it up in a joint and smoking it to relieve pain, stress or simply to feel that buzz. Understanding how cannabis works is one of the most important things someone can do when they are looking to utilize it in their life and …

Patients Prefer Medical Marijuana to Prescription Painkillers

Medical marijuana has been available in some states for more than – or very close to – twenty years now. Over those two decades, one thing has proven certain – patients prefer cannabis to prescriptions, especially for pain. With the opiate epidemic and pill mills of the last decade, it’s no surprise that people’s attitudes are changing toward a substance …

Your Ultimate Guide to Cannabis Terminology

If you’re new to the world of cannabis, it can be a little overwhelming. There’s a whole new lingo that you need to know – otherwise you’ll be pegged as the newbie in your group in seconds. This guide is meant to provide you with a basic understanding of some of the most used terms in the cannabis culture. Cannabis …

Why You ‘Get Higher’ from Cannabis Edibles

If you’ve ever consumed a cannabis edible in the past, then you’re likely aware of the fact that they seem to affect you much more intensely than smoking a bowl or hitting a dab rig. While every form of cannabis consumption has its up sides as well as down sides, edibles are the one most likely to catch both newbies …

Your Ultimate Guide to Understanding Cannabis and Terpenes

With cannabis culture becoming more mainstream as states legalize the plant it’s no wonder that we’re learning more about it than ever. This is especially true when it comes to understanding how it works and why we react to it the way we do. Understanding how it works in our bodies we’re finally able to explain why it is such …

How Parkinson’s Patients Can Find Relief with Medical Marijuana

With over half of the U.S. and D.C. allowing medical marijuana – and most of those states listing Parkinson’s Disease or “other debilitating conditions” as a qualifying condition – it’s no wonder more people want to know how medical marijuana can help patients with Parkinson’s Disease. Parkinson’s is a nervous system disorder that progressively gets worse over time, with symptoms …

How to Choose the Right Strain of Cannabis for You

If you’re new to cannabis, then you might have looked at the variety of strains and had no idea where to start. The truth is, each strain has its own individual effects, tastes and aromas – all of which will play into your personal preference. Knowing how to choose the right strain for you will depend on a few different …