Does Cannabis Use Make You Less Stressed: A New Study

Does Cannabis Use Make You Less Stressed: A New Study It’s never really been a secret that marijuana lovers have a certain serenity about them. Well, now there’s scientific proof to back that up. A recent study from Washington State University has found that pot significantly relieves stress in frequent users – even after the […]

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New Medical Marijuana Laws in the Works for Florida

New Medical Marijuana Laws in the Works for Florida Florida governor Rick Scott has pledged to sign a bill legalizing medical marijuana in the state. This comes after the amendment received a 71 percent vote in favor from Florida citizens in November. The bill passed the state House last week with a vote of 103-9, […]

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PotBot: A Virtual Budtender

PotBot: A Virtual Budtender Picking out the right strain of marijuana can be a daunting task. Now, you can have expert advice on hand to help you make the right selection. PotBot is an app that uses artificial intelligence to screen peer-review medical journals to help medical marijuana patients select the best marijuana strain for […]

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Marijuana Breathalyzer: the next breakthrough technology?

Marijuana Breathalyzer: the next breakthrough technology? Companies have been quick to capitalize on marijuana legalization throughout the country, and now the race has begun to be first to market with an effective “breathalyzer” for marijuana. Hound Labs and Cannabix Technologies both announced late last year that they have respectively finished developing their own impairment testing […]

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New England Journal of Medicine Cannabidiol Study

New England Journal of Medicine Cannabidiol Study The New England Journal of Medicine has just published a peer-reviewed study showing the efficacy of Cannabidiol (CBD) oil in the treatment of Dravet syndrome–a drug-resistant seizure with a high mortality rate. This trial showed that cannabidiol reduced the frequency of convulsive seizures among children and young adults […]

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Ohio Supreme Court Justice Backs Marijuana Legalization

Ohio Supreme Court Justice Backs Marijuana Legalization An Ohio Supreme Court judge verbally backed the legalization of marijuana earlier this week. During a speech, Justice William O’Neill expressed full support for the legalization of marijuana as well as the release of all non-violent marijuana offenders from prison. He likewise discussed potentially stepping down from his […]

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Vermont Governor Vetoes Pot Bill

Vermont Governor Vetoes Pot Bill Vermont’s governor, Republican Phil Scott, rejected a bill to legalize recreational marijuana this past Wednesday. He cited safety as his main concern. “I am not philosophically opposed to ending the prohibition on marijuana, and I recognize there is a clear societal shift in that direction,” he said. “However, I feel […]

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