Cannabis may also share the medical properties of garlic. Some cannabis strains have a distinctly tangy flavor that somewhat resembles garlic– and now scientists have found out why. After performing a comprehensive gas chromatography analysis of cannabis flowers, a team of scientists found that the “skunk-like” scent of certain strains can be narro
Most people who live on the street or who are hooked on drugs need stability and purpose. They don’t need the government telling them what they can and cannot consume. Recently, a Congresswoman sent a letter to the Department of Housing and Urban Development to encourage them to allow people to use public housing despite their cannabis use — especi
The holidays, and the family gatherings and obligations that come with them, are just around the corner. They can present some challenges for those who prefer to imbibe with cannabis rather than seasonal brews or egg nog. What if some in your family still hold on to the stigma surrounding cannabis? Fear not, because there are a few easy ways to be
A groundbreaking event was held in Chili Wednesday on a new CBD and hemp processing plant. The founders of Bad Drip CBD in Gates decided to branch out, and expand production. They say they are excited about this next phase, not only for their company but for people in the community. They say construction will be finished next May or June — bringing
The time has come for the government to normalize its relationship to cannabis, writes George Smitherman and Omar Khan. The cannabis sector contributed $17 billion to Canada’s gross domestic product (GDP) for the year ending July 2021. In the space of three years, adult-use and medical cannabis’ contribution to Canada’s GDP has grown to rival the d
If these states do move forward with the legalization of adult use recreational cannabis, the fight for the end of nationwide cannabis prohibition could be reaching its finale. The amount of states where people can walk into a dispensary and buy their favorite cannabis products, just like alcohol, have been steadily increasing over the course of th
Less than 40 years after anti-drug campaigns enlisted everyone from Zack Morris to the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles to scare kids away from marijuana, cannabis products are legally available in 19 states, Washington, D.C. and Guam. And, in places where recreational cannabis is legal, THC-infused beverages like Wunder, Cann, Keef, Kalo and Hi5 line
Local religious leaders and community members gathered Nov. 9 to object to the proposed construction of a cannabis warehouse and courier service that would be built in Grove Hall. The storefront, located at 415-417 Blue Hill Ave., used to house Nu Life Natural Herbs, a health and wellness store, and Nova Sheen, a dry-cleaning business. Both busines
Two men have been arrested following the discovery of an underground cannabis factory in south Armagh on Wednesday afternoon. Suspected cannabis with an estimated street value of £36,000 and criminal assets believed to be valued at more than £20,000 were recovered during the search of a property in the Seafin Road area of Killeavy. The men, aged 39
In South Dakota, among the most complex states when it comes to cannabis, localities are moving ahead on medical as broader reforms loom. South Dakota might just be the most complicated cannabis state in the U.S.  Last November, the state was the first in the nation where voters legalized for both medical and adult use on the same Election Day. But
In South Dakota, among the most complex states when it comes to cannabis, localities are moving ahead on medical as broader reforms loom. South Dakota might just be the most complicated cannabis state in the U.S.  Last November, the state was the first in the nation where voters legalized for both medical and adult use on the same Election Day. But
A Wade Hampton High School student was charged after bringing marijuana and a handgun to school Tuesday, according to the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office. Two students were acting “in a suspicious manner” just before 9 a.m., which caught the administrations’ attention. According to the sheriff’s office, a 14-year-old student was speaking to the
Heirloom Pet Products recently announced it has partnered with Crystal Coast Pets to expand distribution in the United States. Crystal Coast Pets will provide Heirloom’s water-soluble hemp-based pet supplements to independent retailers in North Carolina and South Carolina. “Crystal Coast Pets is a great fit for Heirloom Pet Products because they ar
Some say marijuana has the ability to return those with anxiety or altered sleep habits back to a normal rhythm. The last two years have tested the mental strength of millions. Sleep in particular has been a struggle for many as anxiety skyrocketed and routines broke and shattered during the pandemic. The term “coronasomia” was even coined by docto
Why use hemp-based products in beauty? One of the fastest-growing plants with multiple benefits, hemp products are derived from the stems of the plant with high fibrous content. The beauty industry extracts its oil as the cold-pressed seed oil is rich in antioxidants, vitamins, and contains all 21 known amino acids. “With hemp in our skincare produ
Awshad, a Delhi-based cannabis wellness startup, which recently began pan-India operations, is making a foray into the pet care segment, and has launched an oral oil for pets, the company said in a statement.   Vijaya, a full spectrum oil for pets, which can be consumed orally or given to pets with their food, will help these animals suffering from
Several citizens spoke at the Nov. 9 meeting of the Essex Planning & Zoning Commission as its members continue to juggle two proposals related to cannabis facilities in town. The first proposal is from an Essex resident, Roger Kern, whose text amendment would ban any type of cannabis facility. The second proposal has been developed by the commissio
 Bills before the Michigan Legislature are looking to change regulations for medical marijuana caregivers, limiting how much marijuana they could grow. Some customers are boycotting the major cannabis producers that back the legislation, which would lower the number of cannabis plants a caregiver may grow from 72 to 24. Casey Kornoelje, the founder
"It took me nine years to get to this point. Now people are looking up to me." By the standards of most athletes, Daniel Rodriguez should have been approaching the peak of his career by the time he made his professional debut at age 28. That’s not to say the mixed martial artist was totally inexperienced. By his own estimation, Rodriguez is 200-0 i