Steve Monas

October 24, 2019

Estudio encuentra que la marihuana medicinal alivia el dolor de las personas mayores y reduce el uso de opioides

El investigador de neurología, Dr. Laszlo Mechtler, dijo que una relación 1: 1 de TCH a CBD fue la más efectiva para tratar los síntomas y disminuir los efectos secundarios indeseables para las personas mayores involucradas en el estudio. Los Baby Boomers están gastando más […]
October 24, 2019

Mayor Pete gets schooled at a ‘tidy’ Las Vegas cannabis grow

Chris KudialisOctober 24, 2019   Share   Print The boyish grin and clean-cut persona. The white button-up shirt with rolled-up sleeves. The uncanny resemblance to Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens. It was all there Wednesday in Las Vegas as South Bend, Indiana mayor and […]
October 23, 2019

Estudio sugiere que el cannabis legal podría crear más de 100,000 empleos en Florida

¿Esta predicción ayudaría a que la marihuana legal aparezca en la boleta electoral? Los votantes de Florida pueden tener la oportunidad de legalizar la marihuana recreativa en las urnas el próximo año, y un nuevo estudio puede ayudar a reforzar el caso de los defensores. […]
October 23, 2019

Putin, hackers, and cannabis: The bizarre story of an Israeli-American jailed in Russia

Chris RobertsOctober 23, 2019   Share   Print Israelis hold signs calling for the release of Israeli Naama Issachar during a demonstration In Tel Aviv, Israel, Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. Israel’s prime minister has asked Russian President Vladimir Putin to pardon the young Israeli woman […]
October 22, 2019

As licensing snafu drags on, Nevada cannabis industry braces for trial

Chris KudialisOctober 22, 2019   Share   Print (lucky-photographer/iStock) Andrew Jolley, founder of Las Vegas cannabis store The Source, felt like he hit the jackpot in December when the application scores for a small number of retail cannabis licenses were announced. After applying for eight […]
October 22, 2019

Bulletin Warns Law Enforcement Agencies Against Fentanyl Disguised As Weed

A local television news station in Utah reported on Tuesday that a bulletin has been issued to law enforcement agencies warning officers of the dangers of fentanyl “disguised to look like marijuana.” Citing an “internal law enforcement bulletin” of unidentified origin, KUTV in Salt Lake […]
October 22, 2019

Filmmaker Turns Lens Toward ’60s Surfer Smugglers of Orange County

The story of the Brotherhood of Eternal Love begins with an armed robbery in 1966. John Griggs and some friends had heard about a Hollywood movie producer with a stash of LSD, so they went to his house in Los Angeles and held him up […]
October 22, 2019

A Guide to Parents’ Night in with Weed

As legalization spreads, weed is quickly on the road to becoming a normal enjoyable way to wind down for responsible parents. When it comes to spending the night in and quality time with your children, especially when weed is involved, safety and accountability are paramount. […]
October 21, 2019

We Wouldn’t Have Legal Weed Without These LGBTQ Activists

By Tyler Koslow If you wander past the neon green cross symbol into a marijuana dispensary today, it’s likely you’ll see a wide array of cannabis products, generous budtenders quick to talk favorite strains, and an altogether feel-good environment.  But the modern dispensary is in […]
October 21, 2019

Cannabis and Mental Health: Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurological condition that can considerably impact one’s daily life. The disorder has the ability to affect attention spans and behavior, as well as trigger bouts of hyperactivity. As such, patients tend to struggle with school, work, relationships, and common […]