Can CBD Help Treat Seasonal Affective Disorder ?

It’s that time of the year again when 5:00 pm feels like 9:00 pm. On the northern hemisphere, we will begin to see fewer hours of daylight and in some countries further north, there will be no daylight at all for the next four months. The daily commute to work begins in darkness and the…

Can CBD Help You Quit Smoking?

Since the early 20th century, smoking has been a widespread issue in Europe. For many years, tobacco consumption has been the largest avoidable cause of death in the European Union. An estimated 100 million people are current daily smokers in Europe. According to another WHO study, tobacco continues to be the principal preventable cause of…

Congratulations Canada!

Congratulations Canada on becoming the second country in the world to legalize the possession and use of cannabis. This includes the use of cannabis for recreational purposes. Canada is the second country after Uruguay to legalize possession and use of cannabis. Since 2001, medicinal use of cannabis has been legal in Canada As of midnight…

What is THCa?

THC is the most well-known cannabinoid as it’s responsible for the psychoactive effects of consuming cannabis, but did you know that the cannabis plant doesn’t directly produce THC? It may be surprising for many cannabis consumers to learn that many cannabis plants contain very little THC and a lot more of something called THCa. Why use…

Happy Croptober! It’s Cannabis Harvest Season

What Is Croptober? Cannabis is an annual plant that flowers from late summer into autumn. The growing season begins in March or as late as May when the seeds are planted; these seedlings quickly develop branches and leaves over the next few months, becoming taller and bushier until longer nights after the summer solstice trigger…

Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands legalizes Cannabis

CNMI becomes the first U.S. territory to allow recreational marijuana use. On 21st September, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) legalized cannabis completely. They did so without initiating a vote from its citizens. The bill passed with support in both chambers of government. A majority of lawmakers in both chambers including the island’s governor…

Understanding Terpenes

How Much Do You Know About Terpenes? Terpenes are found in ALL plants, including Cannabis. They are what gives plants and flowers their distinct flavors and scents. Each Terpene comes with its own benefits. Along with flavonoids, terpenes are the scents and smells that we associate with plants. Different cultivars of Cannabis have their own…

South Africa Legalizes Cannabis

Congratulations South Africa! On 18th September 2018 South Africa’s Constitutional Court ruled that citizens have the right to consume and grow marijuana in their homes, as long it was for personal consumption. The country’s highest court found that South Africa’s laws on drugs and medicine went against the constitution’s right to privacy and the personal…

2 Reasons To Start Vaping Medical Cannabis

Vaping has become so popular in recent years that even the most experienced cannabis users have switched to vaping. Vaping has many benefits over smoking a joint or a blunt. It is growing in popularity as a way of using cannabis. The cannabis plant itself has a lot of medical potentials, especially with its CBD…