Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act

What is HHC?

November 9, 2021

For those who are not experts in the cannabis industry, there could be an overwhelming amount of information of different types of cannabinoids and their effects. Compared to other strains, HHC is newer, has only recently reached the market, and is mostly found in vape cartridges. In fact, HHC is appealing because it does not…


Here’s How to Curb the Munchies When You’re High

October 19, 2021

While many people enjoy the feeling of relaxation that comes with smoking marijuana, a less popular side effect is often the munchies that come with it. Some individuals who are prescribed medical marijuana, such as cancer patients who have extreme trouble eating, use this affect to their advantage. However, the average cannabis user may not…

legal cannabis

Federal Regulations for the Cannabis Industry

October 11, 2021

Currently, more than half of Americans believe that marijuana should be legalized. However, under federal law, marijuana is still illegal. As political attitudes continue to shift, many financial experts have recognized the growing popularity and economic opportunity of the cannabis industry. In fact, the U.S. legal marijuana industry was estimated at $13.6 billion in 2019…

myth vs fact

Myths vs. Facts About Detoxing from Marijuana

September 28, 2021

Detoxing from marijuana just involves taking a break from the substance by giving your body time to cleanse itself from any THC. There are many reasons an individual may want a break from marijuana, such as decreasing tolerance levels or if there is a potential drug test in your future. If you are a frequent…

Police worker holding hemp in plastic bag near arrested drug dealer on color background

Steps Toward Cannabis Legalization and Social Equity in the U.S.

September 5, 2021

While steps towards the legalization of cannabis are nothing new in the United States, recently the fight for cannabis reform has started a conversation around social justice. Pro cannabis organizations have found success in reframing the pro cannabis movement as a civil rights and racial justice issues. It has been proven time and time again…

GreenRiNo Craft Cannabis

Things to Consider When Growing Cannabis

August 12, 2021

The idea of growing your own cannabis is daunting for many, particularly those with minimal knowledge surrounding general plant care. However, the term “weed” implies, quite accurately, that growing cannabis is pretty easy. Whether considering growing indoors or outdoors, gathering a basic understanding of growing cannabis will be helpful to eliminate fears and make the…

Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act

Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act

July 29, 2021

The United States Congress just proposed a new bill, called the Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act, which would take cannabis off of the federal list of controlled substances. In addition, the bill would serve to expunge federal cannabis records, a big step in helping to give justice to those who were charged for marijuana-related crimes.…

Tokyo Olympics

Sha’Carri Richardson Banned from Olympics for Cannabis Use

July 12, 2021

United States track star Sha’Carri Richardson earned a spot to the Tokyo Games for the upcoming Olympics after she won the women’s 100-meter race. Her spot, however, was revoked after Richardson failed a drug test after the qualifying victory, testing positive for THC. From the excitement in Eugene, Oregon at the U.S. Olympic Track and…

immune system and cannabis

How Does Cannabis Impact Your Immune System?

June 17, 2021

As cannabis grows in popularity, scientists are expanding the amount of research conducted to analyze the effects of cannabis on the body to increase our knowledge and understanding of the subject. In fact, the National Institutes of Health has funded research on the medical benefits of both CBD and THC. Even though cannabis is legal…


Is Using a Butane Lighter Actually Bad for You?

June 4, 2021

When smoking cannabis, cigars, or anything else, butane lighters are the most common. Due to the fact that they are cheap, easy to find, and convenient to use, they have gained immense popularity. According to scientist Steve Gross, butane make ideal gas for use in lighters because “butane turns liquid quickly when compressed, and just…