Coronavirus: Ontario’s Private Pot Shops Upset About Giving Up Delivery and Curbside Pickup

Ontario’s private cannabis stores will have to give up offering delivery and curbside pickup next week — and they’re not happy about it. The stores were allowed to start offering both services in April under a temporary emergency order the Ontario government issued during the COVID-19 pandemic. While the province is working on extending its...

Cannabis May Reduce Deadly COVID-19 Lung Inflammation: Researchers Explain Why

As COVID-19 cases continue to rise, researchers have started to look for solutions in an unlikely place – the cannabis plant. Cannabis’ active compounds have a number of properties that make it appealing as a potential adjunct treatment for infections from the novel coronavirus, and recently scientists have begun looking at its potential...

Can Medical Cannabis Help Treat Clinical Burnout?

Beyond the 2.3 million cases of COVID-19 in the U.S and the more than 120,000 coronavirus deaths, as of mid-June, there exists an urgent medical situation. The treatment of medical personnel is an additional pandemic element, complicated by the rapid spread of the virus in the population. Burnout has hit many professionals, but most...

MMJ Recs Is It Safe To Dose With MMJ If You Have Coronavirus?

COVID-19 is a serious illness, especially when it comes to how it can impact the health of the lungs. Many people who dose with MMJ do so through smoking or vaping, which can also affect the lungs. Understandably, you may be wondering: is it safe to dose with MMJ if you have coronavirus?...

Global Pandemic Forces Jamaicans Out of the Closet on Cannabis Use

CANNABIS CULTURE – Jamaica has long been associated with cannabis. Reggae music, Bob Marley, Dreadlocks all celebrate the use of the ganja plant. Yet what most foreigners dont know,  is cannabis use is frowned on by most Jamaicans. The remnants of the decades-old, US-led “War On Drugs” still resonates in the psyche of...

COVID-19: Not Risking Health Issues, 4/20 Cannabis Protest, Festival Goes Online

Passing joints with strangers at a massive outdoor gathering this 4/20 would not be cool in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, so organizers of the Vancouver festival and protest are taking it online Monday. The event, in its 26th year, was cancelled last month when it became clear that a large gathering would...

MMJ Recs Are MMJ Dispensaries Considered An Essential Service During The Coronavirus Pandemic?

The MMJ landscape is always shifting, but with the emergence of COVID-19, this has never been more true. Communities all over the United States are adapting to stay at home orders and legislators are hard at work with new rules and regulations.So are MMJ dispensaries considered an essential service during the coronavirus pandemic?...

‘Illegal to Essential’: How the Coronavirus is Boosting the Legal Cannabis Industry

The coronavirus crisis could be igniting a revolution of sorts in the legal cannabis industry. Thirty-three states across the U.S. allow for some form of sale and consumption of marijuana. And of those, more than 20 states have designated the cannabis industry as essential during the coronavirus outbreak. While advocates are applauding many of the...

Democrats Seek Law to Let Marijuana Businesses Access Federal Relief Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Democratic congressmen proposed a legislative solution Thursday for marijuana businesses struggling to stay afloat due to the economic impact of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Reps. Earl Blumenauer of Oregon and Ed Perlmutter of Colorado introduced a bill that would let marijuana businesses access federal assistance currently unavailable to the cannabis industry. Titled the “Emergency Cannabis...

The Cannabis Industry Could Get a Big Boost in the Next Stimulus Bill

Left out of the CARES Act and in dire need of cash, pot stocks need some assistance this year. Here’s what could happen. While many companies are getting benefits from the government to help battle COVID-19 and its impact on the economy, cannabis is one industry that’s been overlooked. Marijuana companies are ineligible for...
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