NFL Superstar Eben Britton Talks Cannabis Cures for Chronic Pain

I’ve always been a bit intimidated by professional athletes.

Not necessarily because they’re physically superior to me in every way, but because they’re so well-disciplined.

Having roomed with a professional fighter in my early 20s, I witnessed first-hand the discipline it takes to compete at a level that few mortals could ever...

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Study: Marijuana Compound Is Crucial for Stomach Health

Cannabis Compound Is Crucial for Stomach Health

Cannabis’s value as a tonic for sufferers of stomach trouble is well-known, as anyone treating Crohn’s disease or irritable bowel syndrome with marijuana can attest. But marijuana may play a more central role in regulating gut health than previously thought—for everyone, not just those treating debilitating diseases.

The secret...

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The Genes of Terpenes: Scientists Discover Pot’s Smell Predictor

The Genes of Terpenes

By now, most even casual consumers of marijuana are familiar with “terpenes,” the compounds found in the essential oils of plants, responsible for a plant’s distinctive taste and aroma—and, with cannabis, which also play a role in how the plant affects the mind and body.

But according to a pair of scientists from the...

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Cops, Science Still Can’t Figure Out Cannabis DUIs

cannabis driving

If you’re a sick person with a recommendation from a physician, medical marijuana is legal for you in Arizona. Driving a motor vehicle—not so much. Not if you smoke weed.

Arizona has a “zero-tolerance” policy for “drugged-driving,” which means that any trace of cannabis in the body is grounds for an automatic...

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Canada Finally Sets Date for Full Legalization

Full Legalization

Good news for Canadians! After a harsh and confusing month of arrests, dispensary raids and comments from the pot czar that he was in no hurry to legalize weed, it’s finally happening.

The Canadian Broadcast Corporation (CBC) says that the Liberal government of Justin Trudeau will announce legislation next month that will...

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