The United States of Anxiety – No Homework, More Weed

The United States of Anxiety – No Homework, More Weed Prozac Nation. Benzodiazepines. America is no stranger to anxiety, stress, and depression, but recent shifts in societal thinking are looking at new avenues to reduce stress and anxiety.  In so many words, America is overwhelmed with anxiety, stress, maybe depression…

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Why Have Cannabis Arrests Increased as More States Legalize Marijuana?

Why Have Cannabis Arrests Increased? How ironic is it that support for cannabis is at an all-time high, and cannabis is legal in more places than ever, yet marijuana arrests continue to go up? There is clearly something wrong with the picture. That’s even worse considering that cannabis-related arrests were…

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How Legal Cannabis is Saving the United States’ National Forests

How Legal Cannabis is Saving the United States’ National Forests Cannabis legalization is one of the best things to happen to the country (at least for the states that have legalized it), but that doesn’t mean that it’s always good for the environment. This is especially concerning when you combine…

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The Medical Marijuana Patient’s Guide to Traveling in the United States

The Medical Marijuana Patient’s Guide to Traveling in the United States Medical marijuana patients face difficulties traveling with their medicine. Unlike patients who take prescription medications and other pharmaceuticals, carrying cannabis can be challenging if you need to travel – not to mention the physical and emotional stress that you…

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Legalizing Cannabis In All 50 States Would Slash $18.5 Billion From Big Pharma’s Deep Pockets

Legalizing Cannabis In All 50 States Would Slash $ 18.5 Billion From Big Pharma’s Deep Pockets Big Pharma has a lot to lose when it comes to legalization. In fact, as each state adopts a new cannabis-friendly measure, Big Pharma feels the threat. New Frontier Data released the results of…

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Benefits of a Medical Marijuana Card Even in Recreational Cannabis States

6 Benefits Of Getting An MMJ License Even If Recreational Pot Is Legal In Your State As more states legalize recreational cannabis, you might be wondering if it’s still worth getting a medical marijuana card if you have a qualifying condition. After all, do you really need to go through…

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Does Legal Marijuana Actually Benefit States Economically?

Does Legal Marijuana Actually Benefit States Economically? The big question everyone should be asking when it comes to legal cannabis is whether the profits outweigh the costs. According to a claim of a recent study, when factoring in social and healthcare costs, taxpayers spend roughly $ 4.5 dollars per every…

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“Capitalistic” United States faces Canada fight for cannabis supremacy

A key question has emerged as investors pour billions of dollars into the marijuana industry: Will it be U.S. or Canadian companies that win the race for cannabis supremacy? Businesses in Canada licensed to grow and sell weed have a head start, thanks to their government’s legalization of pot for…

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Marijuana is getting cheaper. For Colorado and some states, that’s a problem

Wholesale marijuana prices in Colorado have fallen by a third in just the past 12 months, continuing a price crash that began soon after the drug was legalized. Although this implies that some marijuana entrepreneurs are going to go bankrupt, the bigger financial hit will be felt by states that…

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