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Stoners: The Architects of Medicinal Cannabis
It’s 7am on a blustery Tuesday. I’m in peak flare and I can’t stop throwing up. I don’t want to go to the hospital—they can’t do anything for me anyway, this is just my Crohn’s and Fibro acting exactly like they do. I made the mistake of trying to clean and now can’t make it upstairs to bed by myself and have to wait. My husband, who works a night shift, is racing home with something he thinks will help.
Cannabis Tourism in Canada
As Canadians and the rest of the world await this coming summer when Canada will become the 1st G20 Country to legalize cannabis for recreational use, there are some things the “herbal tourist” should know before booking their weed trip to the Great Green North!
Great Ways to Conserve Your Weed Stash
The trouble with Mary Jane is she's so damn expensive! There are plentiful ways you can conserve your weed stash, from cutting down on smoking in general to switching up how you smoke. It’s as simple as knowing how much you want to conserve and how willing you are to save your marijuana. Dankruptcy is a real concept and an important thing to avoid when you're just beginning to enter into the cannabis industry, or even if you're a long time subscriber.
DIY Smoking Devices You Can Make with Household Items
Did you know that smoking weed pretty much requires only three valuable elements? These would be air flow, or oxygen, pyrotechnics, or simply a controlled flame, and earth (or, Mary Jane, that is). While you don't always need it, there is room for the good ole H2O, especially if you're attempting something like a gravity bong or DIY bubbler. You don't have to be a rocket scientist to design them, but understanding how they work before delving into your own highdea labors ensures immediate success and limited injuries. As I'm sure you can see, all of those elements (besides maybe fire) are relatively abundant and acquirable with absolute simplicity. All you need now is a utensil, tool, catalyst, or homing beacon, if you will.
The Trouble With Mary Jane
Introduction With many people around the world smoking Cannabis for the purpose of pain relief of all types, one can easily see that it provides very clear benefits. Though, as with all forms of medication, there always arises a high chance of encountering undesired side-effects. The most well-known detriment smoking marijuana can have on an individual: the weakening of synapses in the hippocampus, an area of the brain crucial to memory formation. You can read more in thearticle "How marijuana makes you forget," published by the journal Nature in 2012. Having said this, it shocks me to see how quick some misinterpret marijuana as a "golden bullet" of sorts, and the level to which people promote its disproportionate use.
The E-Clipse Vape Review
Today we are going to be reviewing the E-CLIPSE dry herb vaporizer, one of the hottest vapes currently hitting the market. The E-CLIPSE is a small, digital convection vape that comes equipped with a ceramic heating chamber and complete digital control over the temperature.
Why You Should Quit Drinking and Smoke Weed Instead
Even though weed is beginning to get legalised in places across the US and out of it, in many places it's still very illegal. It makes you wonder- how is a plant illegal, but more dangerous substances like alcohol and tobacco are completely fine to consume?
Best Marijuana Moments of 2017
2017 has had some seriously insane moments. We've seen some ugly political arguments, the repeal of Net Neutrality, and some of the nation's top officials get indicted by the FBI. Overall, it's been a pretty dismal year in many ways.
Vape Pens and Smoking Pipes – The 2018 Gift Guide
Christmas and the New Year is the time of giving. The one time of the year where buying gifts is as much a tradition as family get-togethers and huge feasts. We often find ourselves scratching our heads as we try to think of the perfect gift for our family and friends.
Stylish Gifts for Cannabis Lovers
As a cannaseur, I have beef with a lot of the gifts for cannabis lovers on the market. The issue I have is that it seems like people think that potheads have no taste.
Best Cooking Accessories for Making Cannabutter
Most edibles are made by using Cannabutter or canna oil to get the potency that you need. On the surface, this seems fine. After all, making Sativa Snickerdoodles or some delicious Marijuana Meatballs is always going to be appealing.
Does Weed Make Sex Better?
Weed has long been used to enhance many experiences, or even to heal a variety of ailments, so why wouldn't it have an effect on a sexual experience? Science says it does. Smoking weed relaxes you, and being relaxed and uninhibited is the key to any good sexual encounter — weed makes sex better.