Tag "Health"

Creepy Contaminants Found in Colorado’s Marijuana

“It’s pretty startling just how dirty a lot of this stuff is,” said Andy LaFrate, president and director of research at Charas Scientific, in regards to Colorado’s marijuana, medicinal and recreational. LaFrate and his team were looking into potency of

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7 Steps to Sustainability

We’re living in scary times, right now, but things may have always been this rough. There’s no real way to tell. However, we’re facing water and food shortages, climate change, mass extinctions, forest fires, epidemics, and spiders still climb into

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$15-Million In Marijuana Taxes Going To Colorado Schools

Beginning in January 2014, legalization in Colorado, has brought the state such significant amounts of tax revenue, it has created a new job market, and cut back on black market-based criminal activity. Marijuana, then, as a commodity and business, is

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Kush Your Teeth: Cannabis-Based Dental Products

Axim Biotech, a company based out of both New York and the Netherlands, is currently underway with trying to patent its latest product line, Cannabis-based oral hygiene products. While New York’s marijuana laws are growing more lenient, the Netherlands, which

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Head Transplants…Yes, Head Transplants

I want to caution anyone who is stoned right now, because what I’m about to tell you is gonna trip you the fuck out. You ready? Scientists are attempting to transplant heads to bodies (or bodies to heads, depending on

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Is it Kush or Kosher? Kosher Medical Marijuana

In New York state, Orthodox Jews may be allowed to receive rabbi-approved medical marijuana. Mazel Tov! Of course, this would only be acceptable through a doctor’s intervention. COO of the Orthodox Union’s kosher certification agency, Rabbi Moshe Elefant (also known

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Marijuana Black Market Still In Place In Colorado

  As we’ve seen and heard, Colorado is the poster-state for marijuana legalization. It’s had the most successes, if not the most coverage. There are shops across the state which supply citizens with legal recreational and medical marijuana, and marijuana

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Tattoo Removal Cream

Personally, I never wanted a tattoo. I know I don’t like most things for more than a couple of months (just ask my exes – heyo!). But now, a new invention may make it possible to remove that $500-dollar regretful

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Marijuana Recall Too Much THC

An Ontario based medical marijuana firm, Peace Naturals, has now had to recall its product for the second time. Health Canada first asked the company to recall some of their marijuana for large traces of bacteria, above the acceptable amount

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Can’t Blow My Buzz: Weed Without The High

Listen potheads, this discovery isn’t for you, so relax. An Israeli medical marijuana incentive recently created a strain of cannabis which won’t get the user stoned. However, the plant’s health benefits will be made available to those suffering from illnesses like

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