Do We Really Want a Microsoft of Marijuana?

Do We Really Want a Microsoft of Marijuana?

The legalization of marijuana as a medicine in 33 states, 11 of which allow its use as a recreational drug, has made weed a dynamic American industry, among the economy’s fastest-growing sources of new jobs. California alone, with $3.1 billion in projected marijuana...
14% of Americans Say They Use CBD Products

14% of Americans Say They Use CBD Products

WASHINGTON, D.C. — One in seven Americans say they personally use cannabidiol- (CBD-) based products, which have proliferated since last year’s passage of a federal law legalizing this hemp form of cannabis. Younger Americans and those in the Western U.S....
Why Parents Are Turning to CBD Oil for Anxiety

Why Parents Are Turning to CBD Oil for Anxiety

CBD is the latest health craze. You can find it almost anywhere. It’s a natural way to relieve anxiety, and everyone seems to be taking it. Parents take it, and they give it to their kids as well—but why are parents turning to CBD oil for anxiety, and is it truly safe...
Why Marijuana Affects Different People Differently

Why Marijuana Affects Different People Differently

For some people, marijuana causes a rewarding high. For others, it produces serious psychiatric side effects. Whether a person enjoys the experience or adverse effects from cannabis may well be decided by which region of the brain it’s acting upon, Western...
The Best Ways to Work Weed Into Your Workout

The Best Ways to Work Weed Into Your Workout

The newest workout booster Opens a New Window. isn’t a powder or a drink—it’s a flower. Nearly 82 percent of people who partake in legal cannabis light up before or after exercise (most often both), largely because they say it makes their sweat session more enjoyable...
Is Massachusetts Poised to be the Next Cannabis Powerhouse

Is Massachusetts Poised to be the Next Cannabis Powerhouse

The West Coast has long had a steady hold on the marijuana industry, but as legalization spreads east, it may be losing its grip. Massachusetts is home to one of the fastest-growing markets, projected to reach more than $2 billion in the recreational cannabis market...