Steve Monas

November 11, 2019

New Jersey Man Sues Amazon For Firing Him Over Medical Marijuana Use

A New Jersey man filed a lawsuit in October against his employer Amazon for allegedly firing him after not advising his superiors of his medical marijuana treatment. The man, who has been publicly identified only as D.J.C., failed a random drug test in July, and […]
November 11, 2019

What is the Veterans Cannabis Project?

Strains & products   Share   Print (Courtesy of Curaleaf) This article is presented by Curaleaf, partnering with the Veterans Cannabis Project to advocate for improved access to medical cannabis for veterans. The service and commitment demonstrated by United States military veterans stir many Americans to their […]
November 9, 2019

Call It Cannabis or Marijuana. A Study Shows It Doesn’t Really Matter.

Some legalization proponents believe it’s important to stop using the term “marijuana” and instead refer to the substance only by its scientific name, “cannabis.” In order to appeal to more people, they argue, it’s better to stick with a term that isn’t controversial and doesn’t […]
November 9, 2019

Cannabis y la salud mental: Anorexia Nervosa

¿Puede el cannabis ayudar a las personas a recuperarse de anorexia nerviosa? La anorexia nerviosa es un trastorno alimentario que hace que una persona se obsesione con su peso, dieta y cuerpo. Una persona con anorexia nerviosa no se detiene en un peso ideal o […]
November 9, 2019

La adicción a los opioides protagoniza el monstruo de la casa encantada de Maryland

The Haunted Trap House muestra las horribles realidades de la crisis de los opioides. Los horrores de la adicción a los opioides son el tema de una casa embrujada en una ciudad de Maryland esta semana, completa con escenas que representan una sobredosis aterradora y […]
November 8, 2019

Actress Bella Thorne Launches Cannabis Brand

Actress and artist Bella Thorne has launched a new cannabis brand in California, teaming up with vertically integrated producer Glass House Group. The new brand, Forbidden Flowers, will offer sun-grown cannabis products from the company’s cultivation division, Glass House Farms. Thorne said in a press […]
November 8, 2019

The Roll-Up #113: Vitamin E oil and Honey Cut

Uncategorized Bruce BarcottNovember 8, 2019   Share   Print A jar of Honey Cut obtained on Craigslist for testing by SC Labs in Sept. 2019. The vape juice cutting agent consisted of 95% tocopheryl-acetate. Industrial chemicals manufacturers warn against inhaling the substance. (Courtesy of SC […]
November 8, 2019

PTSD-Related Suicides Among Veterans Are Rising. Experts Believe Cannabis Can Help.

Numerous organizations, parks, and college campuses across the country have announced they will display 22 U.S. flags this year for Veteran’s Day. Thousands will take up the 22 Push-Up Challenge or hang 22 dog tags on Witting Trees, named for the definition of witting: a […]
November 8, 2019

How Vietnam veterans expanded America’s cannabis strains

Alana ArmstrongNovember 8, 2019   Share   Print (AP) Veterans in the U.S. and Canada are becoming increasingly open to trying cannabis when first-line drugs aren’t working. But their governments aren’t making it easy. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs still refuses to prescribe it, […]
November 8, 2019

Vape injury update: CDC confirms vitamin E acetate as ‘very strong culprit’

HealthIndustry David DownsNovember 8, 2019   Share   Print On Nov. 8, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed Aug. 30 Leafly findings of a new, toxic cutting agent in the illicit THC vape cart supply chain—vitamin E acetate. Above, a woman using a […]