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New cafe in West Hollywood serves $59 cannabis shakes

New cafe in West Hollywood serves $59 cannabis shakes

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 21, 2018


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A brand new cafe in West Hollywood is quenching the thirst of customers with $59 cannabis shakes measuring 16 ounces. The health and wellness cafe celebrated its opening on May 10, luring passers-by inside with its very fascinating selection of CBD-based drinks. Alki David, a Greek billionaire, is ...

Cannabis microdosing: Is it the future of cannabis?

Cannabis microdosing: Is it the future of cannabis?

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 13, 2018


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Less is more, so they say. This saying rings true when it comes to microdosing with cannabis. A method of cannabis consumption that is taking the medical market by storm, cannabis microdosing is more than just a trend. In fact, Swiss scientist and accidental creator of lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD)...

Cannabis for constipation? The NFL’s Ricky Williams recommends using the herb as a digestive aid

Cannabis for constipation? The NFL’s Ricky Williams recommends using the herb as a digestive aid

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 12, 2018


Filed under Culture, News

Since Ricky Williams stepped off the football pitch for good back in 2012, the retired Miami Dolphins running back has been busy launching an impressive line of cannabis-based products, better known as Real Wellness. A repeated violator of the NFL’s drug policy, Williams is not shy about his love for...

The success of the cannabis industry in the U.S. will likely hurt the beer industry

The success of the cannabis industry in the U.S. will likely hurt the beer industry

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 10, 2018


Filed under Culture, News

The rapid rise of the cannabis industry could cause trouble for the beer industry, according to the managing director and senior research analyst at Cowen, Vivien Azer. Azer has noticed a correlation between the rate of binge drinkers living in weed-friendly states. Not to mention, people with easy acc...

5 health-boosting drinks to increase your high from cannabis

5 health-boosting drinks to increase your high from cannabis

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 4, 2018


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Are you concerned that your tolerance to cannabis is affecting your high? If so, it might be time to pair your buds with beverages for an even stronger high than ever before. As our knowledge of the cannabis plant grows, so does our ability to adjust the factors that influence the effects. This is ...

More older Americans are smoking cannabis than ever before

More older Americans are smoking cannabis than ever before

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 30, 2018


Filed under Culture, News, Research

Cannabis consumption amongst older Americans is significantly more common now than it was back in the 1980s, according to a recent study on adult cannabis consumption. Researchers discovered how two particular age groups are 20 times more likely to consume the plant nowadays in comparison with the number of older Americans consuming cannabis 30 years ago. Those age groups were ages 50 to ...

This 25-year-old weed-smoking runner is sponsored by a cannabis company

This 25-year-old weed-smoking runner is sponsored by a cannabis company

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 25, 2018


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Avery Collins is not your average 25-year-old. Not only is the young athlete a professional long-distance runner but also, he consumes cannabis as part of his daily running routine. On a typical week, Collins will cover 140 miles of land around Centennial State and approximately 20 to 40 miles...

Cannabis convict Bernard Noble released from prison after being sentenced to 13 years for 3 grams

Cannabis convict Bernard Noble released from prison after being sentenced to 13 years for 3 grams

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 24, 2018


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A man from New Orleans has been released from prison after being sentenced to 13 years for possession of just 2.8 grams of cannabis. The story has gained nationwide media attention, just like it did back in 2010 when Bernard Noble was initially arrested. After months of exhausting negotiations wit...

Could cannabis make you a better parent? Some mothers and fathers believe pot can strengthen their bond

Could cannabis make you a better parent? Some mothers and fathers believe pot can strengthen their bond

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 23, 2018


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Pot-loving parents and advocates are arguing that consumption of cannabis in front of children is the equivalent to knocking back a few beers or wines. Some mothers and fathers even go as far as to say that cannabis makes them a better parent. A survey conducted by cannabis technology company Eaze back...

Celebrate cannabis culture at the best 420 events of 2018

Celebrate cannabis culture at the best 420 events of 2018

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 19, 2018


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April 20 is here, and if you are an active member of the cannabis community, you’ll be wise enough to keep the special date free in your calendar. On this day, millions of weed aficionado’s around the globe will celebrate their favorite plant in unison. Not to worry if you aren't sure of ...

New Belgium’s Hemperor HPA goes on sale across the U.S.

New Belgium’s Hemperor HPA goes on sale across the U.S.

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 16, 2018


Filed under Culture, News

Beer lovers and cannabis connoisseurs countrywide can soon raise a glass of New Belgium’s Hemperor HPA. Well, unless you live in Kansas, that is. The “hemp pale ale” has finally been released following three years in development. A unique blend of hops and hemp, the refreshing brew is currently bei...

Relieving Anxiety and Pain with High-CBD Cannabis Strains

Relieving Anxiety and Pain with High-CBD Cannabis Strains

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News/Feature Writer/Editorial

April 9, 2018


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Chronic pain and anxiety represent a growing health issue. Something else that is growing is the number of people suffering from addiction to synthetic opioids, of which are commonly prescribed to treat these medical conditions. The good news is that cannabis has the potential to solve the opioid epidemic an...

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