Author Archives: Iain Gorman

Killing Pain & Saving Lives: States That Have Medical Marijuana Laws

States That Have Medical Marijuana

Something interesting appears to be happening in the US. States that have medical marijuana laws have noticed drops in painkiller prescriptions and opioid-related deaths. According to a recent report published in Health Affairs, doctors working in states where marijuana is legal prescribed an average of around 1,800 fewer doses of painkillers per year between 2010 […]

New to Vaping? Read Our Ultimate Beginner’s Guide

New to Vaping

If you’d like to try vaping CBD oil and haven’t a clue how to get started, then this article is for you. We’ll take you through the ins and outs of vaping in general, we’ll discuss why you should opt for vaping CBD oil over other methods of consumption, and we’ll finish up by introducing […]

Meet the Bees Making Honey from Cannabis

Bees Making Honey From Cannabis

From drinking chocolate to bath bombs, there’s no shortage of innovative cannabis-infused products. Now, thanks to an industrious hive of bees, you can add honey to the list. These bees making honey from cannabis are under the watchful eye of 39-year-old beekeeper Nicolas Trainer, otherwise known as Nicolas Trainerbees. Based in France, Mr. Trainer is […]

GPR55: The Orphan Receptor

GPR55

Everything you wanted to know about this novel cannabinoid receptor and were too perplexed to ask.   Cannabis has been enjoyed for its many perceived therapeutic benefits throughout the course of human history. There are many studies underway attempting to find a correlation between consumption of marijuana and analgesic effects, including alleviation of pain, insomnia, […]

Tackling Anxiety and IBS: 6 Things You Need to Try

Anxiety and IBS

Living with Irritable Bowel Syndrome can be tough and demoralising. Try these strategies to help alleviate your symptoms and enjoy a better life. Feeling anxious can have a very obvious impact on your mental well-being. However, it’s worth noting the toll these feelings can take on your body too. In particular, anxiety-related irritable bowel syndrome […]

Why Doesn’t Hawaii Want a Woody Harrelson Marijuana Dispensary?

Woody Harrelson Marijuana

Sorry, Woody Harrelson; Marijuana Application Denied Woody Harrelson, marijuana advocate and actor, has tried and failed to gain a permit that would allow him to open his own marijuana dispensary in Hawaii. He was one of 66 residents to apply for a permit in January of this year.   Born on July 23, 1961, in […]

Sisters of the Valley: Spiritual Growing

Sisters of the Valley

These Cannabis-Growing Nuns Are Ready to Heal the World In Northern California, there’s an order of nuns on a mission. However, these aren’t just any ordinary nuns. Self-appointed, non-denominational, entrepreneurial, and activists at heart, the Sisters of the Valley have set out to heal the world. Working from the garage of a modest three-bedroom house […]