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Where Did “420” Originate?

  • by Stacy
  • Apr 20, 2019
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The Waldos, Steve Bloom, High Times, 420, 4:20, 4/20, Grateful Dead, San Rafael, Marin County, California, New York, cannabis holiday

Big Business and the Cannabis Industry: Is Assimilation Inevitable?

  • by Staff
  • Apr 04, 2019
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The growing involvement of major, big-money corporations in the cannabis industry was inevitable. Advocates long argued we should treat marijuana like alcohol (though for what... Read Full Article

Budtender's Blog #5: How to navigate a cannabis dispensary

  • by Tony
  • Apr 02, 2019
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As more and more states legalize cannabis for both medical and adult use, and dispensary access opens up furter, it’s important to ensure everyone has a truly satisfying exp... Read Full Article

Lack of Diversity at Publicly Traded Cannabis Companies: The Consequences of Excluding Women and Minorities

  • by Stacy
  • Mar 26, 2019
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With more and more states legalizing medical and recreational cannabis, the industry is only growing more lucrative. As social stigma fades and the willingness of banks to wor... Read Full Article

Real life Experience of Medical Cannabis Treatment in Autism: Analysis of Safety and Efficacy

  • by Doug
  • Mar 25, 2019
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This article reports on the outcomes from use of medical cannabis in treating young people diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

Budtender's Blog #4: A Trip to the Sunshine State Cannabis Dispensaries Through the Eyes of a Newbie

  • by Tony
  • Mar 13, 2019
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Veteran Budtender, Tony Bowles, sits down with a friend who he visited two Florida dispensaries with, Cureleaf and Surterra Wellness. Learn what the cannabis industry in Flo... Read Full Article

Hashing Out California’s Final Cannabis Regulations Cannabis with Attorney Dominic Ripoli

Cannabis Attorney Dominic Ripoli Dives into the Latest Set of Rules for California's Cannabis Regulations

Interview with a Dispensary Buyer at Hi Fidelity in Berkeley

  • by Stacy
  • Mar 07, 2019
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A Day in the Life of Hi-Fidelity Buyer Chris Garcia

Cannabis and Mental Illness: Can medical cannabis help treat mood, personality, and anxiety disorders?

  • by Stacy
  • Mar 06, 2019
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Learn how medical cannabis can help treat mood, personality, and anxiety disorders such as Borderline Personality Disorder, PTSD, Anxiety, Depression and more.

Former LAPD Narcotic-Enforcement Officer, Stephen Downing, Turns Cannabis Activist

  • by Stacy
  • Feb 19, 2019
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An interview with Stephen Downing, former LAPD Narcotic-Enforcement Officer turned cannabis activist.

Seniors Ask - Does Marijuana Help Alzheimer’s Disease or Dementia?

Medical marijuana can help. It may or may not be the miracle we are looking for, as prohibition has limited scientific exploration and study into this important plant medicine... Read Full Article

H.R. 420 – The Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol Act - A California Attorney Weighs In

H.R. 420 is a piece of legislation introduce to Congress by U.S. Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) who currently is the co-chair of the Congressional Cannabis Caucus. H.R. 420 is on... Read Full Article

A new study shows men who use cannabis have significantly higher sperm count than their counterparts

  • by Chris
  • Feb 06, 2019
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A new study shows men who use cannabis have significantly higher sperm counts than those who do not use cannabis. Learn whether cannabinoids can help increase sperm or if the... Read Full Article

Introduction to investing in cannabis stocks

  • by Stacy
  • Jan 30, 2019
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As the stigma of cannabis use fades, more and more Americans are becoming interested in investing in marijuana stocks. Learn about how to invest in this high-risk high-reward... Read Full Article

What is Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome, its symptoms, treatments and cure

  • by Chris
  • Jan 29, 2019
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Cannabinoid Hypermesis Syndrome is a recurring condition heavy cannabis consumers may experience that can lead to uncontrolled vomiting, nausea and abdominal pain. Learn abou... Read Full Article

Seniors Ask: Can cannabis help me enjoy a healthy sex life now that I am over 70?

Firsthand experience from our nurse, is sexual pleasure limited to the young and can cannabis help?

The Growth of Corporate Cannabis

  • by Doug
  • Jan 25, 2019
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Legalization of adult social use marijuana only began in 2012, yet it’s already a multi-billion dollar industry. As 2018 came to a close, a handful of large business deals p... Read Full Article

CBD for Pets: Carbon’s story

  • by Stacy
  • Jan 23, 2019
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Ibudtender’s Stacy Pershall Tells Her Personal Story

Just The Facts: Fourteen Facts About The Drug War To Keep In Mind As 2019 Unfolds

  • by Doug
  • Jan 21, 2019
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Ibudtender asked Doug McVay, editor of the annual industry tome, Drug War Facts, for information to keep our readers empowered to continue the path towards legal marijuana. Re... Read Full Article

Cannabis Users Drink Less and Have Fewer Alcohol-Related Problems

  • by Tony
  • Jan 18, 2019
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A new study came to the conclusion that cannabis users with medical cannabis recommendations drink less and have fewer alcohol-related problems than those without recommendati... Read Full Article

How to Choose a Cannabis Testing Lab

  • by Stacy
  • Jan 16, 2019
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Helpful ways to help you choose the right cannabis testing lab for your company.

CBD Prevents THC From Lowering Ocular Pressure

  • by Tony
  • Jan 14, 2019
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While CBD is being touted by many across the globe as a cure all, a newly-published study found that THC in marijuana has strong eye benefits for glaucoma patients and that CB... Read Full Article

Budtender’s Blog #3 – Meet Seibo Shen and his Newest Vape Technology, the Hanu Stone

  • by Tony
  • Jan 10, 2019
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Think of vaporizers a bit like cell phones -- we started with giant bricks and moved into slicker and slicker versions. That’s why it was a pleasure to sit down and talk to ... Read Full Article

Presto Doctor: Meet a Premier East Coast Medical Marijuana Telemed Company

  • by Stacy
  • Jan 09, 2019
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Want to know what is it like to get your medical marijuana evaluation completed online? Staff writer, Stacy Pershall, uses Presto Doctor's streamlined process to get her medi... Read Full Article

Seniors ask: Do I Really Have an Endocannabinoid System, and What Does it Do?

Learn firsthand from our nurse: Is the Endocannabinoid System Important and what does it do for you?

Is CBD oil legal? How the 2018 Farm Bill Changes the Accessibility of CBD products

  • by Stacy
  • Jan 04, 2019
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Find out what the status of CBD is following the 2018 Farm Bill which removed CBD from the Controlled Substance Act. Are CBD oil products legal now?

New Cannabis Research Study Shows Marijuana Does Not Cause Brain Damage

  • by Tony
  • Jan 02, 2019
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Researchers recently concluded, after comparing the brain morphology of 140 cannabis consumers and 121 people in a control group, that cannabis use doesn't cause brain damage.

East Coast Cannabis Report

  • by Stacy
  • Jan 01, 2019
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The state of medical and recreational cannabis in East Coast States. Find out which states are legal, going legal and how to navigate the system.

Christmastime in the Big House: Marijuana Prisoners Reflect on the Holidays

  • by Cheri
  • Dec 24, 2018
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On the topic of being stuck in federal prison during the holidays, most of the prisoners I spoke with while preparing this article echoed Craig Cesal’s sentiment. Especiall... Read Full Article

So You Want to Start a Cannabis Business

  • by Stacy
  • Dec 21, 2018
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Interested in starting a cannabis business? Learn what you need to know to start a legal business in the cannabis industry.

Last minute gifts for the cannabis aficionado in your life

  • by Katie
  • Dec 20, 2018
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We’ve all been guilty of procrastinating, and the holidays are no different. Is your friend, family, significant other or loved one 420 Friendly? If so, we’ve got you cove... Read Full Article

Budtender’s Blog #2 - DIY Dabs: Making rosin at home

  • by Tony
  • Dec 18, 2018
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Learn to making the best tasting rosin at home with simple tools from an experienced budtender using low temperature and pressure.

Seniors Ask: How High is Too High?

Learn first-hand from our resident cannabis nurse; can cannabis kill you? How much is too much? What to do when you consumer too much the first time.

CBD: How It Works, Why It Works, and Why It's Everywhere

  • by Stacy
  • Dec 14, 2018
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How and why legal CBD is everywhere and how offers symptom relief for a number of conditions.

Information for First-Time Cannabis Users

  • by Stacy
  • Dec 14, 2018
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If you’ve never consumed cannabis before, it’s normal to be a bit wary your first time. Maybe you’ve never smoked anything and don’t want to, in which case you’ll be... Read Full Article

Debunking Cannabis Myths

  • by Dave
  • Dec 12, 2018
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Which cannabis myths are true and which are not; the truth behind the marijuana misconceptions

Cannabis Terminology

  • by Dave
  • Dec 12, 2018
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A complete list of terms so you can understand the new marijuana lingo.

There Are No Secrets to Growing High Quality Cannabis at Home

  • by Dave
  • Dec 11, 2018
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Grow High-Quality Cannabis at Home by Following a Few Simple Principles

State, Federal, and International Cannabis Laws

  • by Doug
  • Dec 10, 2018
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Marijuana law reform made huge gains in the 2018 midterm elections, both at the state level and in Congress, and reforms are also being considered at the international level.

Introduction to Cannabis Concentrates

  • by Stacy
  • Dec 07, 2018
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Oils, Waxes, Hash, and Other Concentrates, which is best for your needs?

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