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    The Yuts Love Bong Culture - New Data Shows That Bongs Have Never Been More Popular with Younger Cannabis Smokers

    Interestingly, a recent study from St. Francis Xavier University in Nova Scotia, Canada, sheds light on this very question. The findings reveal that despite the plethora of new cannabis products available, the youth in Canada still prefer the mighty bong as their go-to method of consumption...
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    No Federal Legalization, No Problem -$71,000,000,000 in Legal Cannabis by 2030 Says NFD?

    In 2022, strong consumer demand in the latest operational, legal state markets fueled annual legal cannabis sales in the U.S. to an approximate total of $30 billion. These states are projected to experience growth in yearly sales, with estimates exceeding $35 billion in 2023. If state-level...
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    Why Do the Majority of Women Hide Their Cannabis Use from Friends and Family?

    In the survey, 65% of participants acknowledged that people do not know they use cannabis. These results, obtained before the official publication, show that stigmas and preconceived notions about cannabis usage continue despite the drug's increasing acceptability and legality in many places...
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    Worker's Comp Paying for Medical Marijuana? - Court Rules Insurers Can Reimburse Injured Workers for Weed Costs

    The Pennsylvania Appellate Court made a groundbreaking ruling, allowing workers' compensation laws to cover medical cannabis expenses. Paul Sheetz, the deceased plaintiff, treated his chronic pain with medical cannabis after a work injury in 1977. He also used cannabis to wean off prescribed...
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    Beggar Thy Neighbor's Tax Dollars? - Wisconsin Residents Gave the State of Illinois $36 Million in Cannabis Tax Revenue

    According to a recent state estimate, Illinois has collected a whopping $36 million in tax revenue from Wisconsin residents crossing the border to purchase marijuana in Illinois, where cannabis use has been legalized. This astounding number highlights the tremendous effect legalization could...
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    How to Use CBD for Your Dog's Anxiety - What Works, What Doesn't?

    However, CBD has also proven to be popular for more than humans, and some research indicates that CBD may be helpful for dogs. Just like humans, some have found that CBD can be helpful in reducing their dog's anxiety. This begs the question: How can you use CBD for your dog's anxiety? There are...
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    How Much More Does It Cost to Grow Weed Indoors Compared to Outdoors?

    Growing cannabis offers the benefit of customization to fit your personal preferences and circumstances. If you relish spending time outdoors with the sun's warmth on your skin and the grass under your feet, you can cultivate weed in your garden. Conversely, if you prefer technological gadgets...
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    An Ode to Mechoulam - Full Legalization to Complete His Legacy

    The cannabis market will undoubtedly continue to change for many years to come as a result of Mechoulam's impact. His unwavering commitment to discovering the chemical constituents of the plant and their possible medical uses has been nothing short of astounding, and his work has been...
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    $80 Ounces in Michigan and $4 Grams in Oregon - How Low Can You Go Is a Marijuana Industry Problem

    In January, marijuana prices in Michigan reached an all-time low, providing significant benefits to retailers and customers. However, smaller growers raise concerns about the surplus supply driving prices down. According to state records, the market has seen an unprecedented increase in supply...
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    The Cannabis Testing Lab Problem - Faking THC Levels to Get Business, What Regulators Get Wrong About Testing Weed

    Lab testing primarily looks for THC and CBD strength and levels, residual pesticides, undesirable pollutants, and the presence of mycotoxins such as mold and mildew. Further tests can be conducted to determine terpene concentration, although they are not required. Each test necessitates the use...
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    The 10 Smoothest Cannabis Strains That Don't Make You Cough

    However, some cannabis strains are more prone to making you cough than others. They are just harsher than others, likely because the growing conditions necessary for some of them. Some pot smokers don’t mind the coughing at all, and many even feel like coughing makes the high more intense...
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    Rest in Peace Raphael Mechoulam - His 5 Most Important Contributions to the Cannabis Industry

    However, no one else has done more for cannabis research than Dr. Raphael Mechoulam. The Israeli chemist, researcher, and professor of Medicinal Chemistry has devoted much of his life to studying marijuana. So much so, that he was given the nickname, “Godfather of Cannabis Research” early on. In...
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    Is There a Direct Link Between Cannabis Legalization and Rising Asthma Cases in Kids?

    Although more research is needed on the subject, a 2016 study found that even one minute of exposure to cannabis secondhand smoke can significantly impair the function of blood vessel linings in rats for at least 90 minutes. Previous research also showed the presence of chemicals linked to...
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    Not So Fast, Colombia! - Argentina Plans $50 Million in Medical Cannabis Exports By As Early As 2025

    Argentina's newly established regulatory body for cannabis is supervising numerous research and development initiatives with the aim of entering the potentially profitable market for cannabis exports. By 2025, the Argentine government aims to generate $500 million in domestic cannabis sales and...
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    The UN's Cannabis Critique of the USA - A Case for Decentralization

    Recently, the UN had the audacity to criticize the US government for allowing states to legalize cannabis. But who are they to dictate how a sovereign nation should regulate a plant? The UN's critique reeks of centralized power and arrogance. It's a continuation of the same narrative that led to...
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    21 New Cannabis Culture Laws That All Weed Smokers Should Abide By When Using Marijuana

    It’s 2023 and I decided why not, let’s create some fictional laws that nobody will abide by. Or perhaps, I may even inspire some of you to try and experiment with these laws. Who knows, maybe you’ll like it. Of course, by no means do I believe that people will follow these laws to the key. I...
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    Marijuana Legalization Cuts Down on Booze-Related Pedestrain Deaths Says New Study

    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration states that some 32 people are killed due to drunk driving everyday. This equates to one death every 45 minutes, a senseless and completely unnecessary preventable death. The fact that alcohol consumption greatly impairs drivers has long been...
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    How to Roll Your Own Moon Rocks at Home - A Step-By-Step Guide to Making Moon Rocks

    Moon rocks offer a mighty cannabis experience that packs a punch. Prepared by coating a cannabis bud with hash oil and then rolling it in kief, these nuggets are a surefire way to elevate your senses and take your mind on a journey to the stars. With a crystal-coated appearance almost too...
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    Navigating Life as a CannaParent - A Guide for Parents Who Have Kids That Need Cannabis Medicines

    Medical cannabis has proven to be an effective treatment for various medical conditions. However, for parents who are caring for a child with a serious illness, it can be a double-edged sword. While cannabis offers hope and relief, it also comes with a hefty price tag. The high cost of cannabis...
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    Flower May Be King at the Dispensary, But Cannabis Vapes Are Becoming a Dominant Force Right Behind Buds

    In 2022, vapor pens accounted for 23.6% of the total sales, making it the second most popular category next to flower, which dominated at 40.5%. Pre-rolls followed at 12.3%. Illinois had the biggest market share of vapes in the U.S., with 27.4% of total sales in 2022. California and Florida came...