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Cannabis Jobs Booming

Looking for Work? Cannabis Is Booming in 2022

Marijuana Decreased PTSD Symptoms

Medical Marijuana and Parkinson’s Disease


Cancer Survivors Guide to Dosing Cannabis for Cancer


12,000 Years of Cannabis


The Non-Psychoactive Benefits of Ingesting “Raw Weed”


Dementia and Med Marijuana Study


Psychedelic Therapy Emerging Mental Health Protocol


CBD for Autism


Munchies Science


Cannabis Tampons


Migraine and Medical Cannabis Study Results


Medical Cannabis Reduces Seniors’ Chronic Pain


Study Shows Marijuana Decreases Migraine Pain


Breast Cancer and Cannabis


Florida MMJ Market Tops 1.2 BILLION

How Depression and Anxiety Impact the Body

Harvard Med School Prof Dr. Peter Grinspoon on Cannabis for Pain

FDA and CDC Issue Delta 8 THC Warning

NY Times:  MARIJUANA Becomes “Essential”

High Times Evolves with the Times

NY Times: Religion and Weed Coexist in Snowflake Arizona

Michigan’s Cannabis Industry is Hiring…Big-Time

Dispensary Buying Tips

Terpene Terms

No Cannabis Standard Dose

Safety Concerns Re Delta-8 THC

New Markets Fuel Cannabis Industry Job Growth

Michigan Weed Market Tops $3.2 BILLION



Red White and Bloom Learns from the First Wave

Can Cannabis Restore Bone Loss?

Study on Cannabis Epilepsy Impact

Dosing THC and CBD

Cannabis and ADHD

Study Show Cannabis Lowers Blood Pressure in Seniors

Terpenes: Geraniol

Women Buying More Cannabis, Changing Market

Food Network’s Chopped420 Cannbis Cooking Compeition

Amazing Trichome Research Photos!


How Does Cannabis Impact the Liver?

10 Edibles to Heighten Sexual Arousal


Senior Cannabis Use Doubles

The Details about New York State Legalizing Marijuana

Most Medical Students Are Not Educated about Cannabis

Sativa v. Indica

Cannabis Journaling

Marijuana and Arthritis

7 Cool Hemp Inventions

How to Store Weed

10 Ways to Stretch Your Stash and Save $

Best Strains for Insomnia

Cannabis and Post-Partum Depression

Cannabis Tinctures

Marijuana Improves Brain Efficiency

Cannabis’ Neuroprotective Properties

John Morgan On the Florida THC Cap Proposal


Terpenes: Limonene Profile

Terpenes: Myrcene Profile

Terpenes: Linalool Profile

Terpenes: Pinene Profile

Terpenes: Beta-Caryophyllene Profile

Terpenes: Terpinolene Profile

Terpenes: Humulene Profile

Terpenes: Ocimene Profile


Arizona Launches Adult Use!

Henry Ford’s Hemp Car

Clean A Glass Pipe

More Dispensaries Equal Fewer Opioid ODs

Forbes: Wrigley Says Their New Cannabis Brand will be Bigger Than Their Candy Products

Colorado 2020 Marijuana Sales Hit $2.2 Billion

Maine Cannabis Camping Resort

Cannabis Linked to Lower Blood Pressure in Hypertension Patients

First Time Senior Users Skyrocket

How Long Does Weed Last?

Intro to CBG

Study Finds PTSD Symotoms Reduced by Cannabis

What Does “OG” Mean?

Cannabis Contributes $2-billion annually to Washington State

Iconic California Cannabis Cultural Sites

Study Concludes Cannabis Use NOT Associated with Artery Hardening

Cannabis Sales Records Smashed in 2020

The Volcano Story

20 Charts that Illustrate the 2020 Marijuana Market




All Terpenes Are Not Equal


Powerful Terpinolene’s Anti-Cancer Potential


Ten Things About Terpenes


All About Decarboxylation


Record Cannabis Sales this Thanksgiving


Ed Rosenthal’s Guide to Cannabis Grow Nutrients


Cash Starved States Generating Millions through Cannabis Tax Revenues


Aphria and Tilray Merge to Create $5 Billion CA Cannabis Giant


How to Store Marijuana


Canadian Medical Cannabis Registrations Surge


Cannabis Shows Promise for Treating COVID-19 Symptoms


Study Finds CBD improves Blood Flow to Hippocampus


15% of Seniors Use Cannabis for Therapeutic Purposes


Student Binge Drinking Drops in Legal Weed States


Canadian Companies Lost Millions on Greenhouse Deals


Registered MMJ Patients By State


Cannabis Industry Jobs Grow 50%


Canadian Cannabis Sales Grow Steadily


How Safe is Your Dry Herb Vaporizer?


Missouri Launches Medical Marijuana Market



More Cannabis Weight Loss Evidence

A Cancer Patient’s MMJ Perspective

Can CBD Oil Help Your Pet?

Dry Herb Vaping

Study Indicates THC May Prevent Covid-19 Mortality

Marijuana & Depression Studies

Colorado Testing Marijuana Vape Aerosol for Safety

Endocannabinoids Can Fight Intestinal Infestations

Election Day Races Impacting Marijuana

Study Show Cannabis Improves Seniors’ Lives

Mexico’s Defense Secretary is the Cartel’s “Godfather”

More People Arrested for Pot than Violent Crime in 2019




How Legal Weed Killed High Times

Neuroscientist Says “Vitamin Weed” Slows Aging Process

Raw Cannabis Juice Superfood

CBN for Insomnia and PTSD

THCV for Weight Loss (and More!)

The Amazing True Story of Alice B. Toklas

California Gov Approves New Cannabis Banking and Tax-Freeze Laws

Curaleaf Now in Two Dozen States

Cannabis Vending Machines

The Cons of Ingesting CBD and THC OIls

A Look at the Montana Marijuana Market with Rec Approval Looming

Harris Says Biden Will Seek Marijuana Decriminalization

Everything You Need to Know About A-Pinene Terpene

How CBD Works

Successful Dispensaries Hiring Patient Care Consultants

Can CBD Oil Reduce Canine Arthritis Pain?

Netflix’s (Cannabis) Cooking on High

Internal Revenue Service Has a Marijuana Webpage

The Most and Least Expensive Cities for Cannabis

Humboldt Cannabis Industry Versus the Wildfires

Wildfires Impact on Cannabis Industry

Study Shows Cannabis Could Reduce Diabetes Risk for Hepatitis-C Patients

Study Finds Cannabis Enhance Female Orgasms

Study Finds Medical Cannabis Improves Seniors’ Lives



Vegan Cannabis Cooking Game Show On Amazon

California Hits Record High Cannabis Sales in July

Women Who Use Marijuana Have Better Orgasms

Cannabis Can Help These 7 Diseases

Canadian Rec MMJ Sales Hit Record in June

Subscription Weed Boxes Now Contain Actual Cannabis

Surterra Wellness Ordered to Recall Moldy Flower

Study Finds Cannabis an Effective Bacteria Killer

William Barr’s Politcally-Motivated Investigation into Cannabis Industry

Yale Study on Cannabis Treatment for Sickle Cell Disease

4 Tips for Maximizing Cannabinoid Distillation Extraction

Adult Use Cannabis on Montana Ballot

The Nomenclature of Female Flowers

HBO Teams With Marijuana Companies

DEA Museum’s Harry Anslinger Exhibit Ignores Racism

Making Marijuana Edibles for Beginners

The Next Marijuana Millionaire Debuts August 15

Jim Belushi’s Cannabis Ranch Reality on Discovery Channel

Illinois v. Oklahoma:  Two Very Different Cannabis Business Structures…And Outcomes


Terp Terms


How Does Cannabis Affect Memory?


Michigan’s Tight Recreational Pot Supply Reinforces Medical Card Value


How to Buy CBD


Oil v. Wax Pens


Canada’s Record Cannabis Sales Project $2.2ca-Billion Market


Cannabis Industry Impact Could Hit $130-Billion by 2024


Kanna Puts Cannabis Industry Gig Workers to Work


Veteran Faces 5 Years in Prison for Legal Medical Marijuana


Feds Launch Cannabis Testing Program to Help Consumers


California’s Marijuana Social Equity Program Rife with Corruption


Study Indicates CBD Treatment for Cocaine Use Disorder


Terpenes, Hydrosols and Essential Oil Production


Cannabis May Reduce COVID-19 Inflammation


Cannabis Sales Exceed NBA Revenues—Approach Prescription Pain Meds


How to Smoke Wee without Annoying the Neighbors (Or Spouses)


How Vape Carts Work



Study Finds CBD May Help Kids with Intellectual Disabilities

Retail Marijuana Sales on Pact to Rise 40% in 2020

Cannabis Can Boost Canada’s Post-Pandemic Economy

Harvard Marijuana Health Advocate Dr. Lest Grinspoon Passes at 92

Delta-8-THC Effects

How Cannabis Helps Weight Loss. (Yes, Weight LOSS)

Desperate for Cash, California Cities Reconsidering Cannabis

Researchers Testing Cannabis for Covid-19 Prevention

Canopy Growth Using Celebs to Sell Weed

Useful Cannabis Conversions

DOJ Whistleblower:  AG Barr’s Treatment of Cannabis Industry is “Harassment”

Cannabis Drinks Project $2 Billion Market this Year

What is a California Seed Bank?

Pros and Cons of Terpene Extraction Techniques

Library of Congress Archives “Marijuana Racism”

Cancer Survivors Guide to Cannabis for Chemo

The Legend of Zig Zag

Oklahoma Cannabis Sales Near $300M in First 5 Months

The ECS and Endocannabinoid Deficiency Syndrome


Recession Weed Tips

Cannabis Companies Sponsoring Pro Sports

Baby Gets First to Receive Cannabis Derived Seizure Medication

Canada Vet’s Traumatized Cannabis System

What’s In Your Vape Cart?

High Time’s “CannaGreed”

MedMen’s Sorry Saga

Russian Oligarch’s Shady $165M Cannabis Biz Ends in Suicide

Study Suggests CBD Can Mitigate and Treat Coronavirus

Michigan Sets One-Week Cannabis Sales Record During Quarantine

Cannabis and Major Sports

Israel Approves Medical Cannabis Exports

New Subtle Cannabis Tea

Marijuana Justice Act

Los Angeles Marijuana Market Chaotic


Why Marijuana Helps You Lose Weight

Marijuana Withdrawal Symptoms–cErchhrsBECUd1iBcYpnMwZYTMATiMNNUN4bDwuHQ1RIsMjAPgroJizAMO3vfZT3yr4jhlmPpBsx_Kdi3_J1R1wuryw&_hsmi=87220499

Why Grandpa & Grandma Are Now Potheads

Everything You Should Know About Edibles

Why Weed Gives You Red Eyes

Planet 13 Expanding to California

How Does Smoking, Pot, Vaping Affect COVID-19

How Much Does Safety Testing Cost Growers?

Jack Herer: The Hemporer

Scientists Say No Difference Between Sativa and Indica

Ed Rosenthal Growing High Quality Strains



How Does CBD Interact with Immune System?

FDA Says No Connection Between Smoking/Vaping to COVID-19

Ethan Russo’s New Cannabis Innovation

How to Make CannaButter and CannaOil

Charting the Potential of Minor Cannabinoids

MSOs Positioning to Dominate Arizona Rec Market

Marijuana Entrepreneurs Flocking to Bible Belt

Cannabis Connoisseur Taste Testing Tips

Smoking Weed Can Increase Covid-19 Risk

Science Says Marijuana is NOT a “Gateway Drug”

CBD for Pets

Major League Baseball’s New Marijuana Policy



Cannabis Scientists’ Terpene and Cannabinoid Research Findings

Which States Have Kept Cannabis Businesses Open?

What is a Standard Cannabis Dose?

The Potential of Minor Cannabinoids

Amsterdam’s Dwindling Cannabis Tourism

Highway to Well: The Simpsons on Pot

Cannabis Inhalers for Cancer & Asthma

Legal Cannabis Boosts Local Hotels

Edible Cannabis Safer Option During Pandemic


Cannabis and Menopause

Platinum Confronts Counterfeit Vapes

Social Club TV: The Cannabis Video Network

DEA’s New Rules for Cannabis Research

MLB’s New Marijuana Policy

Studies Show Legal Cannabis Reduces Binge Drinking

Cannabis and the Immune System

Large Cannabis Companies Set to Dominate Arizona Rec Market

University Study Shows Cannabis Combats, Stress, Anxiety and Depression

Mexican Drug Cartel Devastating Small Town America

San Francisco Designates Cannabis Dispensaries as “Essential Businesses”

US Cannabis Operators Banned From SBA COVID-19 Assistance

Canada Cannabis Industry Barred from COVID-19 Relief Loans

Detroit Extends Adult-Use Moratorium

Best US Cities for Next-Level Cannabis Experiences



State Lawmakers Considering Limiting THC Content

Ontario Gets 450 Cannabis Store Applications on First Day

Feds Subpoena Weedmaps’ Records

Michigan Eliminating Caregiver Cannabis Products

Michigan Wholesale Cannabis Prices Soar

Vape Sales Recovering from Crisis

Cannabis and Crohn’s Disease

States with Most Dispensaries Per Capita

Cannabis Employment Up 15% in One Year

Illinois Generates Over $10 Million in January Adult Use Cannabis Taxes

Senior Cannabis Use Grows 75% in 3 Years

Colorado and Michigan Cannabis Sales Soar

What is Terp Sauce?

Why Weed Makes Eyes Red…And How to Avoid

Pennsylvania Approves 4 Firms to Grow Research Cannabis


What is THCa?

US Pot Stocks with the Most Dispensaries

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Study Identifies Brain Areas Where CBD Reduces Psychosis–fSozi0rz7T9X_CAwde9hWAwOtBMI6HhdI6mCxWX1H4iLEvpAjJc-kvtTB8-6hxzhOWJR-_uhHDktOanoXlqtJ0Gngsw&_hsmi=82656931

Study Finds There’s More to Cannabis Hyperemesis Syndrome than Cannabis

The Difference Between CBG and CBD

Cannabis Business Opportunities Swelling in Several States

Olivia Newton John Says “My Tumors Are Receding” Thanks to Medical Marijuana

Cannabis Brands Paying for Dispensary Shelf Space

Trump Budget Proposes Ending State Medical Marijuana Protections

How to Clone Marijuana Plants

Pot Worker Sentenced to 14 Years for Role in $2 Million Marijuana Heist

Why Do You Get the Munchies?

Guide to Cannabis Concentrates

How to Spot Bootleg Vape Carts



Cannabinoids Remove Plaque-Forming Alzheimer’s Proteins from Brain

Legal Cannabis Now Supports 243,700 American Workers

Oklahoma’s Growing Pains

Weedmaps’ Massive LA Billboard

Coronavirus Could Impact Vaporizer Market

CuraLeaf’s Significant Recent Acquistions

 Cannabis and Opportunity Zones

Cannabis Advertising a Bumpy Road

 80% of California Marijuana Sales is Black Market/Counterfeit

Bloomberg Says Locking People Up for Marijuana is “Dumb”

Primer on Marijuana Tampons

What’s In YOUR Cannabis Medicine?

State-Legal Dispensary Owner Sentenced to 16 Years in Federal Prison




How to Clean Your Grinder

Washington State Lawmakers Bring Bill to Ban Concentrates

How Weed Can Help You Lose Weight

Canadian Producer Aphria Cleared for European Cannabis Exporting

Florida Dispensaries Sold 22,000 Pounds of Smokable Medical Marijuana in 6 Months

Cannabis and Caffeine

77,000 People Bought Adult-Use Marijuana on Illinois’ First Day of Sales

California’s Critical Cannabis Crisis

Canadian Medical Cannabis Companies May Get Government Funds




Canada’s First Legal Vape Pens and Edibles

11 States that Could Legalize Adult-Use Cannabis in 2020

Canadian Licensed Producer Listed on US Exchange

12 Canadian Cannabis Companies Trading on US Stock Markets

Newly Discovered Cannabinoid Reportedly 33 Times More Potent than THC

Carlos Santana Developing Cannabis Line

THC[Infused Beverages Attract Big Business

High Times Opening Cannabis Stores

Ontario Online Cannabis Store Sells Out of Edibles in Hours

How Is Vaping Crackdown Impacting Vapers?

Platinum Attacks Counterfeit Products

Cannabis May Control Stress Levels





American Weed the Gold Standard but Canadian Pot has Advantage

Canadian Cannabis Firms “Teeter on Edge”

Major League Baseball Drops Marijuana from List of Banned Substances

High Times Changes CEO

Forbes: Cannabis Changing Image Through Smart Packaging

Cannabis Businesses Raising Money by Sale-Leaseback Deals

Florida’s Trulieve Dispensaries Sued by Investors

Marijuana IMPACTS Women and Men Differently

Metro Detroit Still Waiting for Recreational Dispensaries

How Do Police Test for Marijuana?



Colorado Has More Public Consumption Options

Illinois Governor Pritzker Pardon 11,000 People with Weed Convictions

Legal Weed In Illinois

How to Grow Marijuana in Michigan and Illinois

“The Scientist” Mechoulam

John Sinclair Foundation Marijuana-Friendly Lounge in Detroit

Hash-Bash Founder, “Ten for 2,” First in Line, MC5 John Sinclair Opens Detroit Marijuana Cafe

Legal Marijuana Sparks Interstate Tension

700 Medical Cannabis Studies Sorted by Disease

Man Jailed in 1969 for 2 Joints Becomes First Person to Legally Purchase Marijuana in Michigan

How Your Body Processes Alcohol

How Does Marijuana Help You Lose Weight?


Lung Injury Outbreak puts Michigan’s Marijuana Rules in the Spotlight

Legal Vape Markets Literally 1,000% Safer than Street

20 2020 Cannabis Predictions

Best Ways to Store Weed

10 Ways to Use Your Male Cannabis Plants

Cook County Expunging Cannabis-Related Offenses

Cannabis Industry Tackles Vape Cart Recycling Challenges

How Tech is Improving Vape Cart Safety

NHL Player at Michigan Legal Marijuana Shop Grand Opening: “It’s About Time”



Sleep Aid Share Dropped 236 Percent after Dispensaries Opened

Top Cannabis Studies to Share with Skeptics

Can I Fly with Medical Marijuana?

What Do Brazil’s New Hemp Laws Mean for Cannabis Industry

SpaceX to Deliver Hemp Seeds to International Space Station

Leafly Gift Guide

Zambia Cabinet Approves Proposal to Legalize Production of Medical Marijuana For Export

Why Do People React Differently to THC?



New CEO Reveal Drives Canopy Growth Stock Up 14%

Study Finds Cannabis Effective Treatment for Migraines

Can You Smoke Weed While Using Antibiotics?



Willie Nelson Still “Enjoying” Marijuana

Idaho’s Alcohol Related Car Crashes Decline after Neighboring Washington Legalizes Marijuana

Study Shows People Use Marijuana Instead of Sleeping Pills

Study Shows CBD Helps Chronic Pain

Lil Wayne Launches Cannabis Brand

Columbus Dispensary Tries to Fill Medical Research Gap

The Marijuana Industry is Ripe for Inventors

He Went From Buffalo Wings to Become the Talk of the Los Angeles Cannabis Industry

4 Tips for Maximizing Distillation


12/7/19–Honoring the Brave Souls of Pearl Harbor

11 States that Could Legalize Cannabis in 2020

High Times Magazine in Danger

Mentoring in Massachusetts

New Colorado law boon for cannabis capital, but concerns remain for minority businesses



 WHO Says CBD Poses No Health Risks

Florida’s Three Legalization Ballot Petitions Are Very Different

 The Unbelievably Long Long LONG Line in the Rain and Cold for Michigan’s First Day of Rec Sales

 What’s In Your Vape?

John Sinclair Buys First Legal Michigan Rec Weed


Toxic Additives in Cannabis Vape Products?

FDA Comes Down Hard on CBD

What is “Live Resin?”

Why is Live Resin called Live Resin?

 Terpenes, Hydrosols, Essential Oils and Extraction Methods

 The Science of Cannabis Extraction Online Symposium—December 5, 2019

Walmart Doing Biz with Cannabis?

 Vitamin E Acetate Unregulated in Many States

Florida Hemp Crop

Michigan suspends legal, tested vape cart sales until more rigorous testing protocol implemented

Leafly Tested 47 CBD Products—half did not contain the label content

Are you getting the CBD you paid for? We put 47 products to the test

Boston City Council Enacts Sweeping Cannabis Licensing Protocols

Cannabis Company Quarterly Earnings (3Q 2019)

California Seeks Solutions to Legal Marijuana Business Woes

No one clear path around California marijuana industry’s major business woes, insiders lament

US House panel passes federal cannabis legalization bill in historic vote

US House panel passes federal cannabis legalization bill in historic vote

Marijuana Companies Teaming with Mainstream Brands

California Raising Marijuana Tax

Medmen Slashes 190 Jobs

Make CBD infused tinctures and pain relievers

Does Cannabis Go Bad?

CONTAMINATED CBD: Why you might want to buy it legally

CONTAMINATED CBD: Why you might want to buy it legally

Tainted Vape Carts Sold in Illegal California Storefronts

Colorado Proposes Ban on Vape Cart Cutting Agents including MCT Oil

Michigan Lawmakers Consider Expunging Marijuana Convictions

American Medical Association Approves New Category III CPT Codes for Coaching

Washington State Enacts Emergency Vape Rules

Marijuana Use Expands Ten-Fold Among Senior Baby Boomers

Marijuana Industry will Surpass NFL in Revenue in 2020

Four-time Stanley Cup winner Darren McCarty joins marijuana company, says pot saved his life

Armed bandits plant deadly bull’s-eye on rural medical marijuana growers

Pot for pets: Here’s how vets and others say it can help

Cannabis Allergies and Symptoms

Could marijuana help treat Tourette syndrome? Researchers at University of Sydney investigate

Are Dispensaries Price Gouging?

Everything You Need to Know About Pre-Filled Oil Vape Cartridges

Cannabis for Dementia

What the Surgeon General Gets Wrong About Marijuana

Mental Health and Cannabis: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Is vaping causing lung condition?

First 4 Months of Michigan Medical Marijuana Sales Far Exceed Expectations

Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Sales Exceed 7 Million in February: Here’s Why Sales are Booming

Canada Revenue Agency says medical cannabis expenses qualify for tax deductions

Healing Role of Cannabis Flavinoids

Study Shows THC Has More Therapeutic Value Than CBD

Hawaii grants visitors access to Medical Marijuana

Medical Marijuana for Pets

New Jersey Medical Marijuana Patient Count Surges 150% since January

Smokable Medical Marijuana in Florida:  How it Happened

Cannabis firms offer stock options, poach job candidates: Q&A with recruiter Karson Humiston

Medical Marijuana user loses workplace case

How to legally travel by Air with Cannabis in Canada

12 Tips for Great Indoor Facility Design and Layout

Alzheimer’s Research UK to fund clinical trial on cannabis-based treatment for dementia

World Health Organization calls for international rescheduling of cannabis

CBD Use Growing to 25 Million U.S. Consumers by 2025–a $16 Billion Market

Marijuana for Menstrual Cramps

Martha Stewart Developing CBD Line

Booker Reintroduces Senate bill to Remove Cannabis from Controlled Substances Act

National Hockey Leagues Signs Deal with Cannabis Company for brain scans and research into substituting cannabis for opioids for pain

Buckeye Relief’s First Harvest

CBD Cocktails #1 Restaurant Trend for 2019

FDA calls CBD in foods illegal

Forbes:  Daily Dose of Cannabis May Protect And Heal The Brain From Effects Of Aging

Alzheimers before and after CBD oil!

For Veterans with PTSD, the heart work is also the hard work, and medical marijuana helps ease the journey, by Julianne Nowe (an NWA mentor)

Chronic Pain Top Reason for Medical Marijuana Use

Barney’s Opens Cannabis Department

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