- Snoop Dogg employs a ‘professional blunt roller’ with ‘impeccable’ timing
Snoop Dogg employs a "professional blunt roller" whose sole job is to supply finely twisted smokes to the rapper and his entourage when they're in need of a hit.
- What happens when you try all the CBD products you can find?
Would the alleged magic of cannabidiol have an effect on me or is it all snake oils and placebos?Shortly before I sat down to begin writing this, I squirted a 1 milliliter dropper of full-spectrum hemp extract, also known as CBD oil, under my tongue. It contained – according to the bottle – 6.25 mg of CBD per dosage, and tasted – also per the bottle’s label – of cold-pressed...
- Man under influence of synthetic marijuana chased strangers with knives: cops
DOVER, Del. — Police in Delaware say a man armed with knives chased people around a store while he was allegedly under the influence of synthetic marijuana. News outlets report 41-year-old Steve Lawrence entered a Royal Farms in Dover on Friday carrying two folding knives. Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman says employees called police to report...
- What Are the Benefits of CBD?
More than 60 percent of CBD users were taking it for anxiety, according to a survey of 5,000 people. Does it help?
- ACT legalising cannabis will not stop it being a federal offence, warns Porter
Attorney general says new territory law does not override federal law which prohibits cannabis possessionThe Australian Capital Territory law to legalise cannabis possession appears to “do nothing to end the continuing operation” of commonwealth offences, Christian Porter has warned.The attorney general’s comments to Guardian Australia suggest Canberra cannabis users will be left in legal...
- Inside NYC’s sexy underground pot-infused dinner party
This gourmet event is no potluck.
- A Young Man Nearly Lost His Life to Vaping
He thought vaping THC would be safer than smoking marijuana, but the fumes shut down his lungs.
- CDC gives vaping-related lung illnesses a name: EVALI
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention late last week issued a new name for the vaping-related lung illness that has sickened more than 1,000 people and killed at least 26. In its Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report issued on Oct. 11, the CDC called the lung illnesses EVALI, which stands for “e-cigarette or vaping...
- CBD products are changing people’s minds about marijuana
Eight in 10 Americans have made a U-turn in their opinions surrounding cannabis and marijuana usage, according to a new survey. A study of 2,000 Americans saw 82 percent agree with the sentiment that their opinions on cannabis and related products have changed in recent years. Of respondents who completed some form of U-turn, 46...
- Potential therapy to treat detrimental effects of marijuana
A new study using a preclinical animal model suggests that prenatal exposure to THC, the psychoactive component of cannabis, makes the brain's dopamine neurons (an integral component of the reward system) hyperactive and increases sensitivity to the behavioral effects of THC during pre-adolescence.
- CBD or THC? Common Drug Test Can’t Tell the Difference
Those cannabidiol-laced gummy bears may be entirely legal, but they could still get you arrested on marijuana possession charges.
- Police warn parents to check for THC-laced Halloween candy
Police around the country always remind parents to double-check their children’s Halloween candy to ensure sweets are safe to eat. But this trick-or-treat season, authorities in Pennsylvania are urging moms and dads to be extra diligent after discovering THC-laced “Nerds Ropes” that look nearly identical to the Willy Wonka treat, CBS Pittsburgh reports. The Johnstown...
- E-Cigarettes Went Unchecked in 10 Years of Federal Inaction
A decade after Congress gave the F.D.A. the power to regulate tobacco products like e-cigarettes, the federal government has repeatedly delayed or weakened efforts that could have protected teenagers.
- Grading cannabis strength ‘will improve mental health of users’
Addiction experts say standard units, similar to those used for alcohol, would help consumers know the level of drug they are taking and its effectsStandard units for grading the potency of cannabis – similar to those already used for alcohol – would result in significant improvements in the mental health of users, according to addiction experts.Researchers from the Addiction and Mental Health Group...
- US vaping illnesses continue to rise but cause is still a mystery
The number of vaping-related illnesses in the US continues to rise, now reaching about 1,300 cases and at least 26 deaths.