Whither The Cannabis Home Grow Movement In Germany Now?

Whither The Cannabis Home Grow Movement In Germany Now?

The world is about to wake up to the German version of what is known here as “legalisierung.” While to “Auslanders” this term may look like a much longer and more vowel confused word for cannabis legalisation, welcome to the world that looks normal, auf Deutsch. To Germans, this is now what is in the process. […]

Guenter Weiglein: Portrait of A Pioneering German Medical Cannabis Patient

Guenter Weiglein: Portrait of A Pioneering German Cannabis Patient

Except for the fact that Guenter Weiglein speaks German as his first language, he could pass very easily for an American canna patient on the front edge of reform. His struggle, although coming to a much faster and better end with a silver lining, sounds very much like those who have battled for medical access […]

The April Barnes Story – How Cannabis Helped Me Getting My Life Back

The April Barnes Story - How Cannabis Helped Me Getting My Life Back

With so much life ahead of you, getting into a car accident is the last thing you would want to be… But it happened to me, an accident that left me in a horrible pain that was paralyzing. Many nights, I would be crying hysterically for the excruciating pain in my back. And to calm […]

What Is THCV?

What Is THCV?

Tetrahydrocannabivarin (also known as THCV) is well on its way to becoming one of the next well-known cannabinoids. Similar to THC in molecular structure and psychoactive impact, THCV has very pronounced and different effects. The cannabinoid intensifies the euphoric high created by THC but lasts about half as long. The high it creates is a clear-headed […]

Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol?

The path of reform at the federal level is the next big hurdle for the American reform movement. Which direction that might go has been a question that has begun to be answered by the direction of certain state movements. The nasty fights earlier in the decade at the state level over many of these […]

What is THC?

What is THC

Delta 9 Tetrahydrocannabinol (or THC) is the main psychoactive element of cannabis. The compound is one of many dozens of cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant, although at this point, by far the best known and most studied. Female cannabis plants contain at least 113 cannabinoids – most of which have not been studied at […]

National Academy of Sciences Publishes New Report On Cannabis Use

National Academy of Sciences Publishes New Report On Cannabis Use

While the amount of scientific knowledge and understanding of cannabis is just in its infancy, the advent of legalization is beginning to really change all that. As legalization becomes law at a federal national level in countries across the world, new research is destined to document how deluded the War on Drugs really was. That […]

Is Microdosing Marijuana A “New Thing”?

In a world where new developments come on a regular basis, the concept of microdosing is pretty hot right now. The concept is not exactly “new” but as with many practices and traditions in this world, it is certainly getting another look. Microdosing, in general, is a concept that has been around for a long […]

Pills versus Puffs: A Crash Course on Marijuana Tablets

Pills versus Puffs: A Crash Course on Marijuana Tablets

The number of ways to reap the benefits of marijuana has grown quite extensively throughout the years, for which rampant growth was aggravated through its legalization in many states across the US. Commonly, to experience the full therapeutic effects of marijuana, you can either combust the herb through a joint or bong, vaporize it, or […]

How Medical Marijuana Helped Me

How Medical Marijuana Helped

Chronic pain is two words that a lot of people are bandying about these days. Especially with the rise of opioid dependency. For those that do not suffer from it, they cannot understand it. Believe me when I say that they do not and cannot understand how debilitating chronic pain can be. They like to […]