Researchers Discover How THC and CBD are Genetically Produced in Cannabis (FIRST TIME)

For The First Time, Researchers Discover How THC And CBD Is Genetically Produced In Cannabis It wasn’t until the 1960’s when Dr. Raphael Mechoulam, also known as the Father of Cannabis, made major breakthroughs by first discovering and isolating the cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) compounds in the cannabis plant.…

Continue reading

Cannabis Sommelier Course Launching in Canada for the First Time Ever

Cannabis Sommelier Course Launching in Canada for the First-Time Ever Whether you believe it or not, cannabis is now a mainstream product – especially in Canada, where it’s now enjoying fully-legal status throughout the country, albeit with each province setting up their own regulations. But as with other mainstream products…

Continue reading

First recreational marijuana dispensary opens in Longmont city limits

Legal recreational pot sales within Longmont city limits began Monday morning with Black Hawk resident Tyler Worley’s purchase of 28 pre-rolled joints from Boulder-based Terrapin Care Station at its new store at 650 20th Ave. “That’s pretty cool,” Worley said about being the first person to legally purchase recreational cannabis…

Continue reading

First cannabis-based medicine approved by FDA arrives in the U.S.

For the first time, a marijuana-based medicine approved by federal regulators is available for prescription in the United States. The medicine, called Epidiolex, is used to treat seizures related to Lennox-Gastaut and Dravet syndromes, two forms of epilepsy, which is a neurological disorder, according to a news release. “Because these…

Continue reading

The California Cannabis Industry: Insights From The First Half Of 2018

The California Cannabis Industry: Insights From The First Half Of 2018 The cannabis industry is big business, but it’s only about to get bigger. As of today, there are 30 states that have legalized medical use of cannabis, even Oklahoma, famous for being largely Republican. Additionally, 9 of these states…

Continue reading

First FDA-Approved Marijuana-Based Drug Is Going To Cost You $32,500 Per Year

The First FDA-Approved Marijuana-Based Drug Is Going To Cost You $ 32,500 Per Year In June this year, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) just approved GW Pharmaceuticals’ new cannabis-based drug called Epidiolex. This is the first time in history that the FDA has ever done so, in what is…

Continue reading

First Comprehensive Guide to Using Cannabis for Treating Chronic Pain Is Available Now in Paperback

First Comprehensive Guide to Using Cannabis for Treating Chronic Pain Is Available Now in Paperback Since its limited release in September 2017, Dr. Rav Ivker’s groundbreaking book has quickly become the definitive resource for non-opioid pain relief solutions. Cannabis for Chronic Pain: A Proven Prescription for Using Marijuana to Relieve…

Continue reading