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Synthetic cannabinoids are not “synthetic marijuana”: What you need to know about Spice and K2

Published: Dec 13, 2017, 1:52 pm • Updated: Dec 13, 2017, 2:14 pm By Susan Squibb, The Cannabist Staff Hey, Cannabist!What’s the deal with Spice? Is it synthetic marijuana? I’m confused because people have died from using Spice. If it is

Teen marijuana use in Colorado down post-legalization

Published: Dec 11, 2017, 2:55 pm • Updated: Dec 11, 2017, 3:58 pm By Alicia Wallace and John Ingold, The Denver Post Regular marijuana use among Colorado middle and high school students declined after the start of legal cannabis sales

How potent is today’s cannabis? Here’s what the latest research has revealed

Published: Dec 8, 2017, 3:13 pm • Updated: Dec 8, 2017, 3:24 pm By Kristina Davis, The San Diego Union-Tribune SAN DIEGO — Ten years ago, the average gram of meth available in the U.S. was 39 percent pure. Today,

Maryland medical marijuana FAQ as sales start: Where to buy, products, doctors and more

Published: Dec 1, 2017, 2:33 pm • Updated: Dec 1, 2017, 3:05 pm By Fenit Nirappil, The Washington Post Maryland medical marijuana sales launched Friday, Dec. 1, after years of delays. Here’s what you need to know: Q: Where can

More veterans parlaying their military skills into cannabis careers

Published: Nov 10, 2017, 10:00 am • Updated: Nov 10, 2017, 10:09 am By Bruce Kennedy, The Cannabist Staff Chad Drew considers himself a veteran of not only the Air Force but also the cannabis industry. The 41-year-old is sales

How to safely try cannabutter or cannabis oil when you don’t know its THC potency

Published: Oct 25, 2017, 7:43 pm • Updated: Oct 25, 2017, 7:44 pm By Susan Squibb, The Cannabist Staff Hey, Cannabist!I’m thoroughly confused. A cannabis grower relative gave me a jar of green cannabis oil, I expect made with coconut

Race for CBD medication breakthrough: Is pharma firm’s boon the hemp industry’s doom?

Published: Oct 6, 2017, 8:16 am • Updated: Oct 6, 2017, 8:22 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Cannabidiol is a non-psychoactive cannabis compound touted for its medicinal promise — but marijuana- and hemp-derived extracts rich in CBD and

The devastating American opioid crisis… of 1908

Published: Oct 3, 2017, 11:39 am • Updated: Oct 3, 2017, 11:44 am By Nick Miroff, The Washington Post The president, a swaggering populist from New York, was worried that a national crisis of opiate addiction was weakening America and

Am I measuring the THC per serving in my marijuana brownies correctly?

Published: Sep 29, 2017, 8:18 am • Updated: Sep 29, 2017, 8:18 am By Susan Squibb, The Cannabist Staff Hey, Cannabist!I cook up 15 grams of trim in coconut oil, and my flower tests between 12 percent to 15 percent