Featured Cannabis News Articles

hemp products
Tuesday, 18/01/22
Chamber of Commerce says regulated cannabis industry needs help competing with illicit market The B.C. Chamber of Commerce wants the province to "modernize" recreational cannabis by, among other things, allowing app-based delivery of products from private retailers. A new report from the chamber says B.C.'s recreational pot industry is... + continue reading
psychologist
Tuesday, 18/01/22
Solving the puzzle of whether cannabis is associated with, or causes, psychosis. A recent issue of the American Journal of Psychiatry (January 1, 2022) contained new research data and an incisive editorial that advances our understanding of whether cannabis can cause, or is merely associated with, psychosis. The... + continue reading
sex
Tuesday, 18/01/22
Study of 18- to 30-year-olds shows weed and alcohol make for improved sex lives. Spanish researchers exploring how cannabis and alcohol use influences sexuality found that young people partaking in both seem to be more than happy with their sex lives. “Sexual function in young people who use cannabis and alcohol more frequently was shown... + continue reading
cannabis
Tuesday, 18/01/22
Police seize a little more than $4,000 in drugs after blast. A 51-year-old man who was cooking hash oil at a local hotel in Sudbury, Ont. had to receive treatment after his clandestine culinary caper sparked an explosion. It appears the man was using an induction hot plate and butane to cook up the cannabis product when the blast... + continue reading
canadian cannabis flag
Tuesday, 18/01/22
Although recreational cannabis has been legal in Canada for three years, the market continues to face challenges.  Municipal bans on cannabis brick-and-mortar retailers in Canadian provinces have slowed down the growth of the industry by forcing consumers to drive long distances to municipalities that have a large number of cannabis brick-... + continue reading
vaccination passport sign
Tuesday, 18/01/22
Proof of vaccination is now required to enter SAQ liquor stores (Société des alcools du Québec) and SQDC pot shops (Société québécoise du cannabis) in the province. Health Minister Christian Dubé announced the measure on Jan. 6, saying that the decision was made to curb the increase in cases of the highly contagious Omicron variant. He said he... + continue reading

Medical Cannabis News

psychologist
Tuesday, 18/01/22
Solving the puzzle of whether cannabis is associated with, or causes, psychosis. A recent issue of the American Journal of Psychiatry (January 1, 2022) contained new research data... + continue reading

Recreational Marijuana

sex
Tuesday, 18/01/22
Study of 18- to 30-year-olds shows weed and alcohol make for improved sex lives. Spanish researchers exploring how cannabis and alcohol use influences sexuality found that young people partaking... + continue reading

CannaBusiness

hemp products
Tuesday, 18/01/22
Chamber of Commerce says regulated cannabis industry needs help competing with illicit market The B.C. Chamber of Commerce wants the province to "modernize" recreational cannabis by, among other... + continue reading

Cannabis Technology

marijuana plant
Monday, 04/10/21
Another Kiwi medical cannabis company has been awarded GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) certification. Following Helius Therapeutics in early August, Rua Bioscience has also... + continue reading

Cannabis Politics

vaccination passport sign
Tuesday, 18/01/22
Proof of vaccination is now required to enter SAQ liquor stores (Société des alcools du Québec) and SQDC pot shops (Société québécoise du cannabis) in the province. Health Minister Christian Dubé... + continue reading