Cannabis Baby Boomers

Since California voters legalized cannabis more than two years ago, nonviolent criminals have had their records cleared of minor violations, and governments have seen slight boosts in revenue. Hospitals may be seeing a different kind of boost. Greg Whitley, chief medical officer at Dominican Hospital in Santa Cruz, says he’s seen visits for cannabis-related symptoms […]

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LAGUNA WOODS, CALIF. —  The group of white-haired folks — some pushing walkers, others using canes — arrive right on time at the gates of Laguna Woods Village, an upscale retirement community in the picturesque hills that frame this Southern California suburb a few miles from Disneyland. »RELATED: What nurses should know about medical marijuana There […]

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A product goes mainstream when a series of small changes are significant enough to cause an unstoppable shift—or so Malcolm Gladwell argued in his 2000 book “The Tipping Point.” For the cannabis industry, endorsements from the unlikely combination of U.S. food guru Martha Stewart and Canada’s statistical agency should help tip the balance. Better known […]

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CBD beverages have gained popularity as cannabis products were legalized by the Farm bill (Agricultural Improvement Act) in 2014. The rising awareness of health benefits of CBD products has elevated the growth of CBD Beverages Market Globally. Cannabidiol is a non-psychoactive molecule found in cannabis, which is extracted from leaves, resin, and flowers of marijuana […]

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Amidst widespread marijuana decriminalization and easing of pot laws nationwide, a certain weed-related product is garnering a lot of buzz—but it won’t give you a buzz at all. Cannabidiol, more commonly known as CBD, has risen in popularity nationally, as well as in Athens, especially in the last year. Commonly confused with THC—the main active […]

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Since Initiative 502, which decriminalizes recreational marijuana, was voted into law in November 2012, industry insiders have witnessed many changes to both the quality and quantity of marijuana. John Sanders has been a budtender since the day Sea Change Cannabis in Discovery Bay opened for business in 2014. The pot shop was the first on […]

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April 20, or 4/20, has become an annual celebration of cannabis culture, but it’s also the date of another unofficial holiday. Saturday is National Cold Brew Day. Coffee company Saxbys decided to do something to acknowledge both and will offer cold brew infused with cannabidiol, better known as CBD, at three locations in Philadelphia’s Center City. RELATED: Amid […]

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