Illinois Senate Advances Recreational Marijuana Bill This is the first time a recreational bill in Illinois has made it this far. Throughout the year, lawmakers in Illinois have been hammering out the details of a potential legalization bill. Now, that bill appears to be progressing through the legislative process. Most recently, the bill cleared the … Continue reading

Arizona Supreme Court Rules Medical Marijuana Laws Include Extracts The state can no longer prosecute medical marijuana patients for possessing extracts. Earlier today, the Arizona Supreme Court clarified a key point of medical marijuana law. Specifically, the court ruled that cannabis concentrates and extracts are allowable under the Arizona Medical Marijuana Act (AMMA). Importantly, this decision puts … Continue reading

New Study Reveals How CBD Prevents Negative Side Effects from THC According to the study, CBD prevents THC from making your brain amplify stressful, anxiety-inducing stimuli. The “entourage” effect has been a popular, if loosely understood buzzword among cannabis consumers for a long while. Essentially, the entourage effect is the idea that the effects of cannabis are … Continue reading

Patent for Method Removing Pesticides from Cannabis Oil Filed The new method could end health concerns currently facing the legal cannabis industry. These days, the world of cannabis is moving decidedly in the direction of concentrates. Whether it’s dabs or vape pens, it’s clear that concentrates are the next big thing in weed. And this transition is creating … Continue reading

Inhaled Cannabis Cut Headache and Migraine Severity in Half, Study Finds Researchers say concentrates were associated with significantly larger reductions in migraine and headache severity compared to flower. Lots of people consume cannabis to relieve headaches and migraines. But researches have hardly studied cannabinoids as a therapeutic treatment for these common ailments. That’s where this new study comes … Continue reading

Hawaii’s Big Island Grown We travel to Hawaii for an exclusive tour of legal medical marijuana provider Big Island Grown’s three retail dispensaries and huge cannabis growing and processing facility. Meet the team behind a thriving cannabis company in Hawaii that has three retail medical-marijuana shops and a huge grow facility built specifically to cultivate … Continue reading

New Subscription Service Ships Concentrates Directly to Consumers Instead of letting extracts age on a dispensary shelf, Apex is offering consumers an opportunity to receive their extracts while they’re at the freshest point California cannabis manufacturer Apex Extractions announced on Tuesday that it is launching a new subscription program that will deliver top-quality cannabis concentrates directly to … Continue reading

Researchers Study How to Treat Cannabis Addiction With More Cannabis A pioneering study from University College London researchers has found that CBD extracts can help people quit or reduce their dependence on cannabis The solution to cannabis dependency might simply be more cannabis. That’s according to a new study from researchers at University College London, … Continue reading