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Mental Health: Cannabis and Schizophrenia

While we don’t know exactly what it is, there may be some link between cannabis and schizophrenia. This mental illness is characterized by social isolation, strange behavior, psychosis, and more.  Many people have raised the question of whether or not cannabis use is linked with schizophrenia. In this article, we will break down this topic in complete detail.  What Is …

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Different Ways to Enjoy Your Cannabis

As the cannabis community continues to evolve, so does the ways that users of cannabis can choose to enjoy their strain of choice. Here are just some of the ways that cannabis can be consumed, along with some fun historical facts that have led us to these innovative and evolving times in cannabis enjoyment. Joints Whether it’s by hand or …

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The Entourage Effect: Is It Real?

If you’ve read our other posts or done research regarding medicinal cannabis, you have likely heard about the entourage effect. This is a phenomenon that gives cannabis its full healing abilities, and we are learning more and more about it as time progresses. Some call it a myth, while others swear by it. But, what does the science say?  Before …

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Terpene Tuesday: Terpineol

For today’s Terpene Tuesday we will take an in-depth look at Terpineol. This is one of the most versatile terpenes found in the cannabis plant, with many potential medical benefits. This is just one of the terpenes that make cannabis a great alternative to traditional medicine. What is Terpineol? Terpineol (C10H18O) is a common terpene found in tons of plants, …

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How To Transport Cannabis Legally In California

Despite medicinal and recreational laws here in California, there is still much confusion over how to transport cannabis legally. There are many uncertainties regarding driving with weed – how much can you carry? Where should you store your stash while you drive?  Then, throw in the difficulty of determining how long you need to wait after consuming cannabis to drive. …

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Terpene Tuesday: Borneol

In today’s Terpene Tuesday installment, we take a look at borneol. This terpene’s medicinal value is also widely known in places like China, where it has been used as medicine for over 500 years.  What is borneol? Borneol (C10H18O) is an organic compound commonly found within the plant kingdom. Out of the over 200 different terpenes found in the cannabis …

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Medical vs Recreational Cannabis: What’s the Difference?

The last decade has seen a tremendous shift as more states move to legalize cannabis for recreational or adult use purposes, while some states remain medical only, and others remain under prohibition. The move to legalize cannabis in both medicinal and recreational avenues have people calling into question what the difference is between medical and recreational cannabis. Is there really …

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Terpene Tuesday: Camphene

In today’s installment of Terpene Tuesday, we will take an in-depth look at camphene. This is a very powerful terpene with many potential medical uses. We will break down everything you need to know about camphene, including uses, benefits, and what strains you should look for.  What is camphene?? Camphene (C10H16) is one of the many terpenes found in cannabis. …

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Mental Health: Cannabis and Bipolar Disorder

There’s a lot of buzz these days to find the link between cannabis and bipolar disorder. Evidence suggests cannabis has been helpful for patients with bipolar disorders, while other research suggests it may be detrimental. So, what exactly is the relationship between cannabis and bipolar disorder? Can cannabis treat bipolar disorder? What is the usefulness of marijuana as medicine for …

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Terpene Tuesday: Delta 3 Carene

On today’s edition of Terpene Tuesday, we are going to cover Delta 3 carene. This earthy terpene provides a variety of health benefits, especially through the entourage effect. While it is not the most prominent terpene, it is certainly worth knowing about. From inflammation to bone disorders, this terpene can help with a number of ailments. Before we dive into …