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Leafly StaffMarch 2, 2020 Masks are for patients and healthcare workers. If you're not sick, wash your hands. And don't pass that joint around. (Belkin & Co/AdobeStock) The global concern over the coronavirus known as COVID-19 has many people taking precautions against contracting the virus. Here’s what we know about cannabis and this novel coronavirus. How cannabis users can stay healthy around...
dible forms of cannabis, including food products, lozenges, and capsules, can produce effective, long-lasting, and safe effects.  These forms of cannabis are also most likely to produce unwanted effects and overconsumption symptoms, which can be very unpleasant. The difference is, of course, the dose. Here, you’ll find a chart that describes typical effects felt at different ingested doses. However, there...
Ben AdlinMarch 1, 2020 Ben Adlin scours the nation's statehouses for the bills that may change the way you enjoy cannabis. (uschools, Amanda Goehlert/iStock) Capitol Confidential is a pop-up column tracking dozens of cannabis bills and initiatives across the nation. We’ll continue to offer a weekly roundup of political action through the end of the legislative season in June. California trade association...
Kevin Durant compared smoking marijuana to drinking wine after work, and believes NBA players should have access to the plant. NBA superstar Kevin Durant hasn’t exactly hid his relationship to cannabis over the past several years. Through Thirty Five Ventures, an investment firm he co-founded with business partner Rich Kleiman, Durant announced last year a partnership with Canopy Rivers, which...
Producers delaying rollout, revising expectations after weed beverages became legal in December. Just a few steps into the Tweed retail cannabis shop in Osborne Village, potential customers pass by a prominent sign that boasts of THC and CBD-infused drinks, as well as a tall — and currently empty — fridge designed to keep the fizzy offerings cool. It isn’t clear when...
CANNABIS CULTURE –  “In wise hands poison is medicine. In foolish hands medicine is poison.” – Casanova   In an interview in the Kelowna Daily Courier, potential leader of the Progressive Conservative Party Peter MacKay repeated all the standard myths about cannabis.   http://www.kelownadailycourier.ca/news/article_b3f03726-4914-11ea-a2f4-8f290e7c6b8c.html   David Malmo-Levine decided to fact check him. Here are MacKay’s myth-infused, stigma-foisting quotes (in bold) with actual reality evidence-based true...
Over time, Jonathan Habel’s drinking got heavier — along with his uneasiness about it. “My dad, and my grandfather, always got home from work and as soon as they got inside would just grab a beer and another,” the 39-year-old Gatineau., Que. man remembers. “I kind of took the same habit that they had.” “As time passed I drank a little...