Wait for ‘high’ before gobbling more cannabis edibles to avoid ER visit: doctors

Camille Bains The Canadian Press Monday, January 6, 2020   VANCOUVER -- People who have never smoked marijuana could be most at risk of overdosing on cannabis-infused edibles that will soon be on store shelves across the country, warns a public health physician who says first-time users may keep noshing away while expecting a high, [...]

Legal weed does not increase underage cannabis use

Once customers have made their way inside the shop, employers might think that some other clerk might have already checked credentials. By Maria Loreto January 6, 2020 In legal states like Colorado and Washington, compliance with age accordance laws is very high. VectorStory / iStock / Getty Images Plus One of the main concerns regarding [...]

To Get Into the CBD Game, You Must Know These 8 Things

Actionable pieces of advice for entrepreneurs seeking to enter one of the fastest-growing sectors in the world Image credit: IRA_EVVA | Getty Images Lindsey Bartlett Journalist January 3, 2020 Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. CBD may promise to ease your worries and chill you out, but being an entrepreneur in CBD industry [...]

County Officials In Colorado Launch “Marijuana Is Not Harmless” Campaign

The campaign is meant to educate the public on the risks that may come with marijuana. January 3, 2020 ByA.J. Herrington   Shutterstock A Colorado county has launched a public service campaign to warn residents that there may be risks associated with using cannabis. The campaign, dubbed “Marijuana is Not Harmless,” was kicked off by [...]

Can CBD Negatively Affect How Your Body Processes Medication?

By: Maria Loreto January 3, 2020 CannabisNews Photo by Laurynas Mereckas via Unsplash CBD is now widely available, so it’s imperative that you know how the compound  can interact with medication in a negative way. CBD is one of the most wide reaching cannabinoids, finding placement in foods, beverages, gummies and supplements. Since the compound [...]

Cannabis 2.0 Has Arrived In Canada, But It Will Be a While Before Investors See Results

Multiple provinces weren't ready to go at the launch. David Jagielski (TMFdjagielski) Jan 4, 2020 Edible and ingestible cannabis products became legal in Canada as of Oct. 17, 2019, and they hit the shelves of pot shops in December. Often referred to as "cannabis 2.0" products, they're a new segment of the industry that should [...]