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Alana ArmstrongNovember 8, 2019 (AP) Veterans in the U.S. and Canada are becoming increasingly open to trying cannabis when first-line drugs aren’t working. But their governments aren’t making it easy. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs still refuses to prescribe it, even though many veterans report finding relief from chronic pain and PTSD by using medical cannabis. In Canada, the federal...
David DownsNovember 8, 2019 On Nov. 8, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed Aug. 30 Leafly findings of a new, toxic cutting agent in the illicit THC vape cart supply chain—vitamin E acetate. Above, a woman using a vaping device in Mayfield Heights, Ohio (Tony Dejak/AP) Our long national vaping injury nightmare might be turning a corner. On Friday, Nov....
Colleen Fisher TullyNovember 8, 2019 MirasWonderland/iStock With medical cannabis research unveiling exciting solutions for so many human health conditions, it’s not a stretch to imagine similar benefits could apply to an ailing pet. In fact, cannabis therapy actually does appear positive for animals, according to Dr. Sarah Silcox, an Ajax, ON-based veterinarian and president of the Canadian Association of Veterinary Cannabinoid...
By Marissa Wenzke, with David DownsNovember 8, 2019 (DaryaGribovskaya,bombuscreative/iStock) More than 2,051 Americans are sick and 39 have died from vaping-associated pulmonary injury (VAPI) this year. There are many suspects, but the US Centers for Disease Control’s “very strong culprit of concern” is a new cutting agent found in illicit THC vaporizer cartridges across the nation. Tocopheryl-acetate, also known as vitamin...
Soj Ramsay-TaylorNovember 7, 2019 @ChampagnePapi/Instagram Champagne Papi is venturing into the regulated cannabis business. Partnering with Canopy Growth, Drake’s More Life Growth Company joins the licensed producer’s roster of celebrity cannabis brands like Seth Rogen’s Houseplant, and Snoop Dogg’s Leafs By Snoop. “When we first began talks with Drake we were extremely inspired by and aligned with his vision to bring best-in-class...
Jesse B. StaniforthNovember 7, 2019 Photo by Jesse Milns Cannabis consumers in Ontario will soon be able to shop direct from cannabis farms, as well as purchase cannabis online for pick-up in stores. Changes to the cannabis retail landscape were part of the Ford government’s fiscal update this week, but they were notable for their subtlety. Rather than open the market up...
Dante JordanNovember 6, 2019 (Courtesy of Alloy Entertainment) Ever smoke a joint then purposely attempt to ruin your life? Me neither, but apparently the creators of Good Girls Get High think it’s a real thing. Opening November 8 in theaters and available now on DirecTV, Good Girls Get High stars Abby Quinn and Stefanie Scott as Sam and Danielle, a couple of...