Category Archives: Marijuana

CA Cannabis Retailers Bracing for Next Phase of Legalization

Though Proposition 64 was staged as a multi-tiered rollout, most consumers assumed the bumps in the road would be smoothed over by the summer. Buckle up, because the rockiest part of the journey is just ahead. As of July 1, all products sold at dispensaries must be part of the statewide track and trace system. […]

4 Mistakes Cannabis Newbies Make

Trying cannabis for the first time—or even the first few times—can be intimidating, especially with all of the cannabis strains, new products and consumption methods available these days. Beyond being overwhelmed by the options, dosing cannabis is still far from an exact science. It takes trial and error to understand the amount of cannabis your […]

Top 8 Most Potent, High-THC Marijuana Strains

When you think of heavy-hitting cannabis strains, it may conjure up thoughts of “Stoner Steve.” You know, that stereotypical marijuana smoker whose only objective is to get as high as possible. But the most potent cannabis strains also have a place in the medical marijuana landscape. High quantities of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) are good for relieving […]

Embracing the Positive Side Effects of Cannabis

The broad variety found among cannabis strains translates into a wide range of side effects, some of which can be positive, while others can be negative. In last week’s article, we reviewed the various ways you can go about reducing or eliminating any adverse side effects that may accompany cannabis consumption. Now, we turn our attention […]

What Are Cannabis Flavonoids & Are They Good for You?

What Are Cannabis Flavonoids & Are They Good for You? When we talk about the chemical constituents in cannabis, cannabinoids like tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol  CBD  often get all of the attention—as do terpenes like limonene and humulene. But the marijuana plant is made up of several classes of chemicals, and one class that deserves a closer eye […]

Everything You Need to Know About Disposable Vape Pens

Everything You Need to Know About Disposable Vape Pens : If you’re in the market for a vaporizer, you’re likely aware of the dizzying array of options available these days. You’ve probably seen cartridges prefilled with cannabis oil, like those sold by BlueDreams which require a separate battery to function. You may have also seen a […]

3 Popular Questions About Marijuana & Dabbing Answered

Marijuana & Dabbing Answered : Dabbing can seem pretty intimidating, even if you’ve been consuming marijuana for years. For this cannabis consumption method, you use a dab rig or pen to heat cannabis concentrates (shatter, wax or oil) to a high temperature, then inhale the resulting vapor. Dabbing imparts a large dose of marijuana for […]

The Benefits of Building Up Your Cannabis Tolerance

In the previous installment of our series for cannabis newcomers, we went over ways you can keep your cannabis tolerance in check. That said, having a high tolerance to cannabis isn’t always a bad thing. In this article, we go over the reasons why some patients actually want to have a high tolerance to marijuana as […]

What Is Delta-8 THC & What’s It Good for?

What’s It Good for? When people talk about the effects of cannabis, they sometimes discuss the plant as if it were only made up of one chemical. In reality, each marijuana plant has hundreds of different chemicals, which include cannabinoids and terpenes. These all work together to create the effects we experience. While it’s a […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Growing Marijuana at Home

You may have heard someone say that cannabis is just a weed. Technically, this is true—cannabis grows wild all over the country. But cultivating a high-yield, healthy marijuana plant requires persistence and education. Now that it’s legal to grow cannabis for personal use in California, let’s explore how to get started and problem-solve your cannabis […]

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