David BienenstockOctober 16, 2019 Former FDA head Scott Gottlieb called for legalization to solve the vape crisis, but Wall Street Journal editors blamed legalization for causing the crisis—over Gottlieb's own story. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)In 1989, a mysterious figure known as Dr. Lunglife sent High Times a set of detailed instructions for transforming a handful of easily obtained...
Saskatchewan experts and retailers weigh in on what to expect as cannabis edibles, extracts and topicals become legal on Oct. 17, 2019. Patti Wood is no stranger to cannabis edibles. Although the products only become legal for sale in Canada on Thursday, Wood has been making her own at home for a while: She began using medicinal cannabis in 2009, for...
Making cannabis butter — with CBD, THC or both — is not rocket science, but it’s also not a walk in the park. That became clear during one of the twice-a-month cooking classes offered at Market Street Wellness in Medford. There’s a fair amount of important information you want to master, starting with the need to decarboxylate your green matter. Now,...
The Montreal Gazette speaks with four everyday pot smokers who buy on the sly. Cannabis has been legal for a year, but 82 per cent of what Quebecers smoked still came from the black market. Why were people going underground when they had a perfectly legal option? To find out, the Montreal Gazette spoke to four everyday pot smokers who buy...
Daniel BettridgeOctober 16, 2019 Photos by Bill Hawley/LeaflyBurb’s 3,700 square foot flagship location in Coquitlam, BC isn’t your usual cannabis store. In fact, when it first opened its doors in April 2019 the store didn’t sell cannabis products at all, and instead showcased the breakthrough brand’s collection of Canadian-crafted apparel and accessories. But now after finally being granted its license,...
Canadian cannabis company CannTrust Holdings Inc has announced a plan to attempt to address Health Canada’s concerns about their business. Back on September 17th its licenses to produce and sell cannabis were suspended. It was one of many setbacks for the pot firm which had been under investigation by regulators for cultivation in unlicensed rooms. The Vaughan, Ont.-based company said it...
An unsuspecting father nearly lost his parental visitation rights because of a drug test.Caveat emptor – “let the buyer beware” should adopt an additional warning: let the CBD user beware.The New York Times ran a story on Oct. 15, 2019 in which an unsuspecting father who had been giving his 2-year-old son minute amounts of hemp-derived CBD...