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Shaleen Title and Michael S. SinhaOctober 10, 2019 Banning all vaping products only pushes consumers into the polluted illicit market and onto deadly tobacco cigarettes, the authors argue. (DedMityay/iStock)  This article originally ran in the Philadelphia Inquirer and is reprinted with permission. aping-related illnesses have captured the attention of public officials and news media alike, and the evidence is alarming. According to...
annabis is frequently compared to an evening glass of wine or an afternoon cup of tea. Can lovers of both these beverages use their drink preferences to pick a new favorite strain? We think it’s worth a shot. The following recommendations don’t just mimic your favorite drink’s flavor profile, but also aim to fit with its usual place in your...
It’s 1930 — the height of Prohibition. Thousands of people contract a terrifying illness. Paralysis takes hold of their hands and feet. The muscles in their fingers and legs atrophy. Disabled, many resort to begging in the streets. Authorities connect the epidemic to Jamaican Ginger, a popular alcohol extract. Manufacturers have cut Jamaican Ginger with a neurotoxic...
David DownsOctober 9, 2019 To avoid sparking deadly wildfires, Pacific Gas & Electric officials de-energized lines midnight Oct. 9, affecting thousands of northern California cannabis licensees. (nikolay100/iStock)SAN FRANCISCO—California cannabis industry operators are scrambling to save crops from spoilage amid a region-wide electricity blackout. To avoid sparking deadly wildfires, the utility Pacific Gas & Electric cut power to up to 1.8 million...
our favorite food can say a lot about you. Beyond just pointing to your favorite flavors, it can also hint at the sorts of experiences you enjoy, the times you like to eat, and entire cuisines you’re partial to. Can it tell you which cannabis strains you’ll enjoy, too? We think there’s a good chance it can. Naturally, it’s impossible...
In the United States, women hold just 21 percent of executive positions at companies, regardless of industry or company size — but according to a recent survey from Marijuana Business Daily, that number jumps to nearly 37 percent for women in the cannabis industry. The recreational cannabis industry in the US pulls in more than $7 billion each year, and...
During the summer, about nine months after Canada legalized recreational cannabis sales, the rollout of legal retail stores was still slowly blossoming in Vancouver — only seven stores were fully licensed and open. Many were mired in the province’s lengthy application process. Thirty-five of the provincial licence applications being processed were intended for locations in Vancouver, the City of Vancouver...