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by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

Cannabinoids in health and disease

Cannabis sativa L. preparations have been used in medicine for millenia. However, concern over the dangers of abuse led to the banning of the medicinal use of marijuana in most countries in the 1930s. Only recently, marijuana and individual natural...

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

BC Supreme Court rules against Vancouver dispensaries

Dispensaries are ordered to pay bills of court costs and violation tickets. Today, BC Supreme Court Chief Justice Hinkson dealt another blow to Vancouver’s unlicensed dispensaries. In December, the court ruled that the unlicensed dispensaries involve...

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

The Best CBD Capsules for Pain, Anxiety, and Sleep

Cannabidiol (CBD) capsules make it super-easy to add the therapeutic health and wellness benefits of hemp to your daily routine. But beyond simple convenience and reliability, CBD capsules are less messy than oils and typically more potent than gumm...

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

5 Takeaways From the FDA’s Hearing on CBD

After ten hours of testimony about cannabidiol (CBD) from more than 100 stakeholders, two things are clear: The American public has a high desire for CBD products, and too many CBD manufacturers are delivering shoddy goods. On Friday, FDA Acting Co...

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

Chronic Cooking: Weed Brownies

Everyone loves brownies, but they can be a bit of a pain to make sometimes, especially if you’re skipping the pre-mix. In this episode of Chronic Cooking, Craig Ex aka The Expert of Expert Joints shows you his favourite brownie recipe that consi...

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

Are High-CBD Hemp Flowers the Next Big Thing in Cannabis?

Pirate (not his real name) has been working with cannabis his entire adult life, a trajectory that took him from getting his fingernails dirty at a clandestine outdoor grow in the underground economy to serving patients as part of California’s gra...