Medical or Recreational: That is the Question

Vaporizing cannabis - Medical or Recreational

As more states allow for the use of medical marijuana, the push for recreational gains force. For decades, the thought of marijuana use being legalized in any way was almost unheard of. In the 1930’s America, legislation was put in place to impose a hefty tax on the sale of cannabis and cannabis related items. […]

Forest Bathing (Shinrin-Yoku) with Cannabis

What is Forest Bathing? ‘Forest bathing’ or ‘shinrin-yoku’ in Japanese is a natural therapy using the assistance of a well-established forest to help us to relax, detox and to get relief from our overstimulated urban lifestyle. It is not only beneficial to experience relief from symptoms that we may already have, such as the feeling […]

2019 UIC Australian Medical Cannabis Symposium

2019 UIC Australian Medical Cannabis Symposium

Medical cannabis has been legal in Australia since 2016 and after a very slow start, the number of medical cannabis patients is finally growing. It is not all good news though as patients and advocates believe that the existing policies and frameworks to access medical cannabis is not working for patients. United in Compassion (UIC) is one […]

Live Pain Free: 4 Types of Ailments Cannabis Can Relieve

National Academy of Sciences Publishes New Report On Cannabis Use

Marijuana has around 500 chemicals that work in concert to create an “entourage effect“. That means it takes all the chemicals working together to have an effect, whether negative or positive. Much attention has been given to the effects of a chemical called THC (tetrahydrocannabinol). This chemical gets a person ‘high’, creating feelings of giddiness, […]

Tips to Get a Medical Cannabis Grower License

growing cannabis - grow your own weed

Growing cannabis is an art. Are you an artist? The medical cannabis industry is growing faster than ever. People now are starting to accept it as a mainstream medicinal drug and are opting it over other traditional medications. With even most of the states recognizing its benefits and legalizing it, the industry is deemed to […]

The Top 5 Terpenes You Should Be Aware Of

cannabis terpenes

The rapid expansion of laws legalizing marijuana for medical and recreational use has led to an explosion of scientific research into the cultivation, composition, and consumption of this sturdy and complex plant. And, as one might predict, this research has led to a wildfire of entrepreneurialism. Where once people talked about pot, grass, and weed, […]