We are honestly lost for words right now. If you knew of Dr. Lester Grinspoon, regardless, of it was personally or not, you would understand the loss we all feel as a community. He was a man of true integrity and when it came to the topic of cannabis, he was not one to back down. For he knew the truth and he would not be silenced.Rest in Peace, Dr. Lester Grinspoon-Dabbin' … [Read more...] about Mourning the loss of Dr. Lester Grinspoon
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Say what? Where have we heard this before? - Dabbin' Dad Dr. Julie Holland, author of the new book, Good Chemistry, says that when patients taking antidepressants have stopped experiencing relief, psychedelic drugs might be used in conjunction with talk therapy to help some work through past traumas. Milos Zivkovic/EyeEm/Getty Images People who have been taking … [Read more...] about Psychiatrist Explores Possible Benefits Of Treating PTSD With Ecstasy Or Cannabis
By Dan WebsterEVERCANNABIS Correspondent Expiration date: Can cannabis go bad? On an episode of the Public Television program “Antiques Roadshow” that aired in early April, the owner of a 100-year-old medicine cabinet received both good and bad news. The good news? The cabinet, which contained 288 compartments designed to house herbs and/or roots that served as … [Read more...] about Expiration date: Can cannabis go bad?
Soon Virginia will be for lovers once more. -Dabbin' Dad Virginia is the latest state to ease penalties on marijuana. Gov. Ralph Northam (D) on Thursday signed into law H.B. 972, which will eliminate jail time for those found guilty of “simple possession” of the drug. State law imposes a maximum fine of $500 and a sentence of up to 30 days in jail for … [Read more...] about Virginia Decriminalizes ‘Simple Possession’ of Marijuana
Lantern is the first on-demand cannabis e-commerce company in Massachusetts, according to a news release. While it was started by the team at Drizly, the two companies are separate. The team at Drizly, a Boston-based alcohol e-commerce marketplace, has launched a new company to deliver marijuana. Introducing Lantern Lantern is the first on-demand cannabis e-commerce … [Read more...] about Alcohol delivery site Drizly launches Lantern, e-commerce cannabis site
Com' on! Connecticut Patients should be offered delivery service, especially during these times. What about all the patients with auto-immune diseases? Is it worth making patients take unnecessary risks? We don't thinks so. We have pharmacists, unlike any other state, and extreme dispensary controls in place for a reason. Why can't we trust a dispensary delivery … [Read more...] about NETA Now Delivering
PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — In the week leading up to Oregon Gov. Kate Brown’s “stay home” order to respond to the novel coronavirus pandemic, Oregonians were busy stocking up on groceries and essentials — and apparently setting a new record for cannabis sales in March. The Oregon Liquor Control Commission, which also oversees the state’s legal cannabis industry, announced on … [Read more...] about Oregon cannabis sales for March set record amid coronavirus response
Legalizing the recreational use of cannabis is “not likely” to be part of New York’s next budget, Governor Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday, a day before the spending plan was due. Advocates for legalization had high hopes that the Cannabis Regulation and Taxation Act (CRTA) proposed as part of the budget would happen before the close of the fiscal year on March 31. But the … [Read more...] about Is NY Cannabis Legalization up in smoke for 2020?
PITTSFIELD, Mass. (NEWS10) — A As the pandemic continues, products like hand sanitizer are flying off the shelves. To fill that void, dispensaries like Theory Wellness and Berkshire Roots plan to produce hand-sanitizer for hospitals in need. It’s a part of a partnership with the Commonwealth Dispensary Association and the Massachusetts Health … [Read more...] about Marijuana dispensaries to make free hand sanitizer for hospitals
Marijuana sales up 50% in New York City amid coronavirus pandemic, dealer says The city has gone to pot. Marijuana, that is. Since the coronavirus hit, sales of marijuana have gone through the roof in both the United States and Canada. Between March 16 and 22, sales of recreational cannabis rose by 50 percent across states including California, Colorado and Oregon, … [Read more...] about Marijuana sales up 50% in New York City amid coronavirus pandemic, dealer says