Cannabis Makes the Elderly Stronger and Keeps Them Employed Longer Says New Study

Cannabis Makes The Elderly Stronger And Enjoy Greater Employment Participation, Says Study Most people dream of an early retirement. But for those who need to work later on in life, cannabis can help. A brand-new study published in the Journal of Policy Analysis and Management’s spring 2019 issue revealed…

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Colorado keeps cannabis tax promise, funding two new mental health clinics

Published: Aug 25, 2017, 8:25 am • Updated: Aug 25, 2017, 8:25 am By Kevin Fixler, Summit Daily Colorado’s Office of Behavioral Health announced this week that Frisco and Montrose will both receive funding for new mental health facilities serving the Western Slope. A senate bill signed into law by…

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Senate committee, rejecting request from Sessions, keeps protection for medical marijuana states

Published: Jul 27, 2017, 1:24 pm • Updated: Jul 27, 2017, 1:56 pm By Polly Washburn, The Cannabist Staff The Senate Appropriations Committee has approved an amendment to protect state medical marijuana programs from federal interference, despite a written request from Attorney General Jeff Sessions earlier this year that they…

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DEA-sanctioned informant trafficking keeps drugs in communities

Published: Apr 11, 2017, 2:34 pm • Updated: Apr 11, 2017, 2:34 pm By Christopher Ingraham, The Washington Post Last week, the acting director of the federal Drug Enforcement Administration was asked whether his agents ever intentionally allow drug shipments into communities in the interest of making a bigger bust…

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SneakGuard keeps cannabis away from kids (or maybe your roommate)

Published: Sep 20, 2016, 7:21 am • Updated: Sep 20, 2016, 2:53 pm By Ry Prichard, The Cannabist Staff One of the most talked-about elements of the new world of legalized weed is the effect on children, specifically the chance of them accidentally (or intentionally) consuming cannabis, especially the potent…

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