Ah, yes, the infamous postulation that cannabis is a conniving gateway to hard drug abuse. The cannabis community has long disregarded this idea as myth. But opponents to cannabis profess that weed sucks users into the dangerous world of illicit drug use. So, who’s right? The Gateway Hypothesis According to a study in the journal of Preventive Medicine Reports, the … [Read more...] about Is Cannabis Really a Gateway Drug?
Discovering Dispensaries: Sira Naturals
Cannabis dispensaries are relatively new and somewhat taboo in our society. With federal legalization (hopefully) on the horizon, we’ll probably see dispensaries continue to pop up around the country. Sira Naturals is one dispensary that has already gone ahead of the curve in the products and services they offer. Sira Naturals is a medical cannabis dispensary with locations … [Read more...] about Discovering Dispensaries: Sira Naturals
How to Pick a Cannabis Strain
OG Kush, Birthday Cake, Girl Scout Cookies, AK 47, Mimosa? There’s no science behind strain names, other than the requirement that they sound cool. While they’re fun to say, they don’t quite describe what you’re about to consume. Out of all the hundreds of strains out there, how the heck are you supposed to choose? Keep reading for a breakdown of the elements that … [Read more...] about How to Pick a Cannabis Strain
Cannabis Withdrawal and Addiction: Does it Really Happen?
The discussion of cannabis withdrawal and addiction is one most potheads don’t want to have. Many people claim cannabis is not addictive, though that’s actually not entirely true. Most people who use cannabis will never become addicted. However, it is possible to develop a dependence on the drug. In fact, cannabis withdrawal is more common than you might think. According to … [Read more...] about Cannabis Withdrawal and Addiction: Does it Really Happen?
How to Get Weed Out of Your System
Any cannabis user has likely pondered how to get THC out of the body at some point or another. Unfortunately, the short answer is that there is no surefire way to completely “get weed out of your system” at a quicker than normal rate. Because of the way the body metabolizes THC, it stays in the blood, hair and urine for many days or even weeks, according to Medical News … [Read more...] about How to Get Weed Out of Your System