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Cannabis-savvy nurses help Canadians explore medical marijuana

Cannabis-savvy nurses help Canadians explore medical marijuana

Following the legalization of recreational marijuana, a growing number of Canadians are looking to experiment with cannabis for its medicinal properties. But with some doctors unwilling to prescribe the once-illicit drug, many patients are seeking clarity in the hazy world of weed by turning to nurses. Like thousands of other Canadians, Gordon Bennett was prescribed opioids to ease his arthritis […]

November 20, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
WOMEN IN CANNABIS: THE RIGHT SIDE OF HISTORY

WOMEN IN CANNABIS: THE RIGHT SIDE OF HISTORY

It’s a great time to be part of the cannabis culture and industry, and it’s an even better time to be a woman in the Cannabis space! Earlier this month, three more American states welcomed cannabis legalization, and the anti-cannabis Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who has been a thorn in the industry’s side, resigned from office. Then, this past week […]

November 20, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
One-third of cannabis buyers still using illicit dealers, according to IPSOS poll

One-third of cannabis buyers still using illicit dealers, according to IPSOS poll

One month into pot legalization, an IPSOS poll looks at what has changed for Canadians including consumption levels and the legal marijuana shopping experience. One of the Canadian government’s chief aims in legalizing marijuana was to eliminate the black market. And yet, one month after legalization came into effect on Oct. 17, a new Ipsos poll conducted on behalf of Global News […]

November 20, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing, Videos
Weed woes: Canada struggles to meet huge demand for legal cannabis

Weed woes: Canada struggles to meet huge demand for legal cannabis

Numerous stores dealing with empty shelves and disgruntled customers, with fears many consumers will turn to black market When Trevor Tobin opened one of Canada’s first legal cannabis stores last month, he had high hopes of playing a small part in a historic national experiment – and of making a tidy profit. Brimming with optimism, he and his mother Brenda […]

November 6, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing, Videos
What Legal Cannabis Means For Canada’s Economy

What Legal Cannabis Means For Canada’s Economy

Canada is buzzing after the legalization of recreational cannabis, with long lines at the few retailers already open, a supply shortage, impaired driving fears, people taking to the streets in joy … But what does legalization mean for the Canadian economy? How much is the market potentially worth? “The federal legalization of both medical and recreational cannabis has positioned Canada to be […]

November 6, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
Trump is setting the stage for cannabis legalization after midterms

Trump is setting the stage for cannabis legalization after midterms

Reports that President Trump is planning to push for legalized marijuana are becoming more often as we approach the midterm elections. President of the United States Donald Trump hasn’t been very popular so far, even though he ran on a populist platform. That platform was based on feelings of fear, anger, uncertainty and most of all—hatred. Hatred towards Muslims, Mexicans […]

November 6, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing, Videos
UK and Canada Legalizing Cannabis

UK and Canada Legalizing Cannabis

There’s a lot of hype this week about Canada becoming the second and largest country to legalize recreational marijuana. The first was Uruguay. But the bigger news for the pain community may be in the United Kingdom, which has some of the strictest marijuana laws in Europe. Home Secretary Sajid Javid made a surprise announcement last week that medical cannabis […]

October 17, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
Canada now world’s largest legal marijuana marketplace

Canada now world’s largest legal marijuana marketplace

TOP THINGS TO KNOW Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) issued a memo to his party’s leadership laying out a step-by-step process for how they can pass marijuana legislation in 2019 should they control one or both chambers of Congress. The congressman is also filing legislation addressing border-related cannabis issues in light of Canada’s legalization law going into effect on Wednesday. In less […]

October 17, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
Canada now world’s largest legal marijuana marketplace

Canada now world’s largest legal marijuana marketplace

TORONTO (AP) — Ian Power was among the first to buy legal recreational marijuana in Canada but he has no plans to smoke it. He plans to frame it. Canada became the largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace as sales began early Wednesday in Newfoundland. Power was first in line at a store in St. John’s, Newfoundland. “I […]

October 17, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
This robot makes growing cannabis a lot easier

This robot makes growing cannabis a lot easier

No need for expensive lighting. This robot moves plants towards the light. Would you buy a tiny six-legged robot that moves your plant in and out of the sun, doing a cute little dance to let you know when it needs more water? If the answer is ‘yes,’ you’re in luck. This is now a possibility, thanks to the work […]

September 6, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing