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Can You Overdose On Weed?

Can You Overdose on Weed

Misconceptions have led many people to be divided on the topic of weed. But can you overdose on marijuana? Unfortunately, there isn’t a simple answer to this question – it’s a yes and a no. The classic definition of overdosing is: “an excessive and dangerous dose of a drug.” So, by definition, you can have […]

Terpenes – Marijuana Essential Oils

Terpenes - Marijuana Essential Oils (Help Your Brain)

What Are Terpenes? Before we rush into the importance of terpenes, let’s first go over what a terpene actually is. A terpene, also scientifically referred to as an isoprenoid, falls under the multifaceted class of organic compounds – specifically the aromatic hydrocarbons, consisting of multiple repeating linked isoprene subunits. In order to be considered a […]

Vaping vs Smoking

Vaping vs Smoking

Marijuana consumers have two options when it comes to inhaling cannabis: vaping and smoking. Both methods are legal in states that allow marijuana use, but how do vaping and smoking differ from one another relative to the techniques, risks and benefits, tools, and forms of marijuana required? Is one method better than the other? Let’s […]

How To Make Dabs

How to Make Dabs

It’s one of the trendiest ways to use marijuana, but just what is dabbing, and how do you make dabs? Let’s find out. Cannabis has been around for a very, very long time. And in that time, the most innovative and curious among us have found new and interesting ways of using it. From the […]

What Is Shatter?

What Is Shatter

As the name suggests, cannabis concentrates are marijuana products comprised of concentrated THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) and/or CBD (cannabidiol) extracts derived from the cannabis plant. The solvent, the level of terpenes, and the process used to create the final product determine its characteristics. Types of cannabis concentrates include shatter, wax, and oil, among others. Shatter has a reputation […]

Is Marijuana Addictive?

Is Marijuana Addictive

Whether you are an advocate for marijuana or not, the very first question you had when you came across it for the first time was probably, “Is Marijuana Addictive?” Well, that depends on your definition of addiction. To answer this question, let us begin by understanding how cannabis works in our brains and bodies. Cannabis […]

Cannabis Tincture (What Is It?)

cannabis tincture

Everything You Need to Know About Cannabis Tinctures Thanks in large part to changing attitudes and legislation across the US and beyond, cannabis-based products such as edibles, salves, and concentrates have become increasingly popular. Another product that has benefited from this wave of positivity is the cannabis tincture – and with good reason. Unlike other […]

What is Sativex?

What Is Sativex

So… what is Sativex? Sativex is the very pharma-sounding marijuana-based patented pharmaceutical that has been approved in over 24 countries and counting. Available as a peppermint-flavored mouth spray, it is the first pharmaceutical drug of its kind. It is currently being prescribed as a method of coping for patients with MS (multiple sclerosis) in countries […]