Cannabis Baby Boomers

In our new series, “HiTunes,” we’ll be investigating various marijuana lore throughout music history, debunking myths and sifting through hazy rumors for the blunt truth. What came first, Jimi Hendrix’s “Purple Haze” or the purple haze strain? Why have multiple artists written songs warning others about smoking with Willie Nelson? Is Redman’s song “How to […]

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For entrepreneurs in the volatile cannabis industry, keeping up to date on the market is a must. Due to volatility and competition, being aware of changes in the market as they are happening can spell the difference between success and failure for a cannabis startup. Since there are few reliable sources of historical data on […]

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Steve DeAngelo has two gray pigtails, a felony drug conviction, and $150 million invested on his ArcView platform. “What I see happening now is the fruition of all the hippie pioneers’ most cherished dreams,” says DeAngelo. He’s a leader in the tie-dyed culture that nurtured cannabis under prohibition and, soon, out of it. Semilegal weed […]

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At ROI focused cannabis dispensary marketing agency Foottraffik, the revolution starts with rebranding the industry as an innovative space for future-minded professionals. Foottraffik CEO Guillermo Bravo is a revolutionary first and a cannabis industry marketing entrepreneur second. Foottraffik experts are working remotely from the West Coast to the East Coast, focused on content marketing, media buying, publication relations, search […]

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Steve DeAngelo has two gray pigtails, a felony drug conviction, and $150 million invested on his ArcView platform. “What I see happening now is the fruition of all the hippie pioneers’ most cherished dreams,” says DeAngelo. He’s a leader in the tie-dyed culture that nurtured cannabis under prohibition and, soon, out of it. Semilegal weed […]

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CLOSE Study says a key predictor of long, healthy life is having and maintaining friendships friends. Wochit Baby boomers should consider getting the shingles vaccine. Varicella Zoster virus causes chickenpox in children, teens and young adults and herpes zoster (shingles) in adults.(Photo: Hailshadow, Getty Images/iStockphoto) Born between 1946 and 1964, Americans numbering over 70 million […]

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“It’s crazy,” my cab driver told me as we cruised down a side street near the Las Vegas strip. “These dispensaries keep popping up everywhere.” Recreational pot is now legal in Las Vegas. Explore a few blocks east or west of the strip and you’ll likely stumble upon a glitzy dispensary that caters to locals […]

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x Embed x Share CLOSE Curious about how marijuana taxes help schools? Watch this. Sarah Kyle Buy Photo Director of sales and marketing Maka Kala’i puts of gloves before handling cannabis behind the counter, Wednesday, August 23, 2017, at Organic Alternatives in Old Town Fort Collins, Colo.(Photo: Timothy Hurst/The Coloradoan)Buy Photo Marijuana use in Larimer […]

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Our ageing population is throwing up unexpected problems. Who would have guessed that substance abuse among older people would ever cause health concerns? Well, it is. The number of older people (over 50) having problems from substance misuse is growing rapidly, with the number receiving treatment expected to double in Europe by 2020 according to […]

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Beer, wine, and spirits Goliath Constellation Brands (NYSE:STZ) surprised everyone with news last week that it’s acquiring a nearly 10% stake in marijuana stock Canopy Growth (NASDAQOTH:TWMJF) for 245 million Canadian dollars. The investment positions Constellation Brands as a leader in suds and buds. Should you consider making this investment too? In this episode of […]

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8 Reasons Your Grandparents Should Use Cannabis Despite the stereotype that couch-locked teens take the lead in cannabis use, today the fastest growing cohort of cannabis users are far more mature. Every day, Baby Boomers and seniors are discovering the many benefits of the natural herb, and they’re using it to combat the consequences of […]

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