Cannabis Terpenes, Part 1

FloridaMarijuana.net

As cannabis becomes more mainstream, more accepted as a medicine and more utilized worldwide, the plants’ botany and chemical makeup are being researched and dissected. Terpenes, in part, influence a cannabis strains’ flavor and aroma.

Virginia: New Medical Cannabis Laws Take Effect July 1

NORML

Three new laws intended to expand patient access to and the therapeutic value of Virginia’s medical cannabis program take effect July 1, 2019. ” “We continue to tweak the law regarding cannabis oils.

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Cannabis Terpenes Part 2: Hundreds of Terpenes

FloridaMarijuana.net

As the cannabis plant, and medical marijuana, become more mainstream, science is proving what humans have known for centuries: cannabis is a means by which patients can seek and receive holistic wellness. Up next: Cannabis Terpenes, Part 3: A Few of Our Favorite Terpenes.

Cannabis Terpenes, Part 3: A Few of Our Favorite Terpenes

FloridaMarijuana.net

Cannabis has been a source of food, fuel, paper, and building materials, a textile fiber, and a folk medicine remedy for thousands of years. But now, science has proven that there’s far more to the cannabis plant than just those two beneficial compounds. Cannabis also has terpenes.

Transfer of Cannabis Wealth

Cannabis Life Network

If Canadians felt strongly enough about the cannabis trade, legalization wouldn’t look as it currently does- like a large cannabis bud without a trace of trichomes. The post Transfer of Cannabis Wealth appeared first on Cannabis News | Marijuana News | Medical Cannabis News.

How Counterfeit Cannabis Labels affect You

Cannabis Life Network

Cannabis has spent a long century dealing with negative labels in a heavily persecuted, bootlegged shadow. Now, with windows of legality opening up around the world, cannabis is becoming the victim of trademark manipulation.

Another Step Forward for Cannabis Banking

Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law Group Blog

Cannabis Banking. On Tuesday July 23, the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs will discuss the growing need to provide banking services to cannabis businesses. The post Another Step Forward for Cannabis Banking appeared first on Greenspoon Marder Cannabis Law.

Home Cannabis Deliveries Approved in California

MassRoots

The new rule, handed down from the state Bureau of Cannabis Control, clarifies what was set forth when voters approved Proposition 64 in 2016. The public spoke loud and clear in favor of statewide delivery,” cannabis bureau spokesman Alex Traverso said in a statement.

My Legislation On Veterans Cannabis Access Was Just Heard

NORML

VA healthcare providers, however, are prohibited from providing the paperwork necessary to complete a state-legal medical cannabis recommendation, forcing military veterans to seek the advice of a private, out-of-network physician.

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Five Cannabis Laws That Apply to Most US States

Leafwell

Cannabis is a plant that is as both a medicine and for recreational purposes. However, being a Schedule I substance, possession of cannabis and use for any purpose becomes illegal under federal law. Qualify for MMJ cannabis laws CBD law Marijuana Laws

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Nevada: Governor Signs Medical Cannabis Expansion Measure

NORML

Steve Sisolak has signed legislation, Senate Bill 430 , expanding the pool of patients eligible for medical cannabis therapy. An estimated 18,000 Nevadans are registered with the state to access medical cannabis products. Democratic Gov.

How medical cannabis can help osteoarthritis

420 Clinic

Medical cannabis provides a two-pronged approach to treating the symptoms of osteoarthritis using THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) and CBD (cannabidiol). Concerns of impairment from cannabis use are not a factor as CBD doesn’t cause intoxication, unlike THC.

Cannabis and Cancer: a Primer

Leafwell

World Cancer Day has just passed and, although we have written about using cannabis for cancer (including speaking to experts such as Dr. Michael Masterman-Smith and others), there is still much to be written about. Cannabis Science cancer cannabinoids Medical Perspective tumors

Marijuana and Exercise: How Cannabis Can Help Your Workout

Cannabis Cheri

Marijuana and Exercise: Why Use Cannabis Before Going to the Gym Like Arnold Schwarzenegger? Cannabis and Working Out – Note the Distinction: Cannabis is not a performance-enhancing drug—it is not a steroid—marijuana is a performance – motivating drug!

Congressional Cannabis Caucus Co-Chairs Announced

NORML

Today, the rollout of the new leadership team of the Congressional Cannabis Caucus was announced, with Representatives Barbara Lee (D-CA) and David Joyce (R-OH) joining founding members Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) and Don Young (R-AK).

Study: Cannabis Safe and Effective in Fibromyalgia Patients

NORML

The administration of herbal cannabis is safe and effective in patients diagnosed with fibromyalgia, according to clinical data published this month in the Journal of Clinical Medicine. Israeli investigators assessed the use of cannabis over a six-month period in 211 patients with the disease.

Does NM cannabis law extend to non-residents?

The NM Political Report | Medical Cannabis Program

A recent expansion of qualifying conditions for medical cannabis through rule changes will likely result in a higher number of patients in New Mexico. Continue reading Does NM cannabis law extend to non-residents?

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World Sleep Day: Cannabis for Insomnia

Leafwell

Cannabis Science cannabis for insomnia CBD insomnia mmj insomnia sleep sleep apnea terpenoids THCInsomnia, sometimes just known as “sleeplessness”, is such a common problem that many people just shrug their shoulders and carry on regardless.

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Arkansas: Licensed Medical Cannabis Sales Begin

NORML

Qualified patients now have limited access to medical cannabis products, after the state’s first licensed dispensaries began making sales this week. Voters initially approved medical cannabis access by passing a statewide initiative in November 2016. Under the law , qualified patients may obtain both herbal preparations of cannabis and infused cannabis products from state-licensed dispensaries. Arkansas is one of 33 states that permits medical cannabis access.

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Cannabis for Eating Disorders

Leafwell

Cannabis is often used to increase appetite in people suffering from conditions such as cancer or AIDS/HIV. The idea of using cannabis for those with eating disorders is not exactly new, and in many ways the logic is entirely sound.

Cannabis Excelsior: Remembering Doug Greene

NORML

“Doug was a passionate advocate for ending America’s failed war on cannabis consumers, and his work with NORML and for the cause spans decades not years. “Cannabis Excelsior, Doug.” Cannabis Excelsior. Photo: Buck Ennis/Crain’s New York Business.

Federal Appropriations Bills Include Limited Cannabis Protections

NORML

In a change of trajectory, the powerful Appropriations Committee in the House of Representatives has for the first time included limited protections for cannabis businesses engaged in the legal marketplaces in 33 states.

Women Who Use Cannabis Are More Likely To Have Satisfying Orgasms, Study Reveals

MassRoots

Women who consume cannabis before sex have better orgasms than those who do not, according to new data. As the legalization movement continues to expand, more people are coming forward with questions and sharing personal experiences regarding how cannabis affects sex.

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State says NM’s medical cannabis cards only for residents

The NM Political Report | Medical Cannabis Program

The New Mexico Department of Public Health has made it clear—only New Mexico residents can enroll in the state’s Medical Cannabis Program. Continue reading State says NM’s medical cannabis cards only for residents at The NM Political Report.

Congressional Committee Discusses How to Legalize Cannabis

Leafly

While lawmakers seemed to agree on the need to end cannabis prohibition, Wednesday’s hearing highlighted tensions between competing visions of what reform should look like. The post Congressional Committee Discusses How to Legalize Cannabis appeared first on Leafly.

Congressional Committee Discusses How to Legalize Cannabis

Leafly

While lawmakers seemed to agree on the need to end cannabis prohibition, Wednesday’s hearing highlighted tensions between competing visions of what reform should look like. The post Congressional Committee Discusses How to Legalize Cannabis appeared first on Leafly.

Study: Veterans Often Substitute Medical Cannabis for Alcohol, Prescription Drugs

NORML

Military veterans who participate in a state’s medical marijuana access program frequently report substituting cannabis for alcohol and other controlled substances, according to data published in The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse.

Cannabis: Gateway to Herbal Medicine

Project CBD

The human endocannabinoid system ( ECS ) is so named because it responds to cannabis compounds

The Israeli Cannabis Reform: A Road Paved With Good Intentions

CannaTech

Israel’s Ministry of Health Medical Cannabis Association (IMCA), locally known as Yakar, recently enacted reforms to medical cannabis regulation. The main goal of the reform is to ease bureaucratic hurdles for patients and to improve the quality and consistency of medical cannabis.

Colorado: Lawmakers Approve Home Deliveries For Cannabis

NORML

Jared Polis to regulate the home delivery of cannabis and cannabis-infused products. House Bill 1234 establishes regulations for the delivery of cannabis products from state-licensed retailers. Legislation is before Democratic Gov.

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Auto-Flowering Strains: A Revolutionary Approach to Growing Cannabis?

Leafwell

Cultivating cannabis remained popular in many parts of the world, including the US, until the start of the 20th century. Many believe that cannabis and hemp was the victim of its amazing potential as a material.

Cannabis producer Agrima Botanicals’ licence revoked by Health Canada

Cannabis Life Network

cannabis producer, has had its licence revoked by Health Canada. The post Cannabis producer Agrima Botanicals’ licence revoked by Health Canada appeared first on Cannabis News | Lifestyle Tips | Expert Opinions | Stocks.

DIY Marijuana Topicals: Pain Relieving Frankincense and Cannabis Massage Oil

Cannabis Cheri

Note: You can make this DIY Cannabis Massage Oil in THC and/or CBD versions! It’s easy to make from just three ingredients that were used in Biblical times: olive oil, frankincense, and cannabis. Cannabis. For many ancient cultures, cannabis was revered as a sacred plant.

Pain Management: Why Cannabis Provides a Safer Alternative to NSAIDs

Cannabis Cheri

Cannabis vs NSAIDS: A Safer Alternative for Pain Managment. Cannabis is a powerful anti-inflammatory with none of the debilitating and dangerous side effects of NSAIDs. For cannabis to be effective as an alternative to NSAIDs, it needs to be as easily available as NSAIDs.

Illinois Legislature Passes the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act

NORML

With Governor Pritzker’s Signature, Illinois will become the first state in history to legislatively legalize and regulate cannabis sales. “Cannabis criminalization in Illinois is coming to an end.

Patients In Florida Can Finally Smoke Medical Cannabis

MassRoots

Newly sworn-in Governor Ron DeSantis officially ended the statewide ban on smokable forms of medical cannabis in Florida, making good on the promise he made to patients. Previously, it was illegal for patients to smoke their cannabis medication, according to the law.

The Future of Cannabis Consumption

Cannabis Life Network

Recreational cannabis consumption is legal in 10 states in the United States as well as all across Canada for adults of a certain age. However, unlike other recreational choices like alcohol, in many places, there is no place for adults to socially consume cannabis together.

DOH hears public input on medical cannabis changes

The NM Political Report | Medical Cannabis Program

The New Mexico Department of Health on Friday heard public testimony from medical cannabis patients, patient advocates and cannabis producers about proposed changes to the Medical Cannabis Program.

Alberta’s cannabis sector unites to create Alberta Cannabis Council

Cannabis Life Network

Council to elevate awareness of the Alberta’s cannabis industry CALGARY, May 13, 2019 /CNW/ – Alberta’s cannabis sector creates a unified voice with the launch of the Alberta Cannabis Council (ACC).

Do you have trouble sleeping? Cannabis can help!

420 Clinic

But the good news is, there is a safe and natural alternative that can help you sleep — cannabis. If you are looking to use medical cannabis for your sleep issues, generally speaking, you would want to opt for an Indica-dominant strain with THC first. Cannabis can help!

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