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Nurse smuggling 60kg Marijuana into USA

A Canadian nurse said she was heading to a Detroit hospital to help treat patients infected with COVID-19. Instead, she wound up making an appearance in a federal courthouse. The reason? Pot. And lots of it. Terri Lynn Maxwell is now facing charges of conspiracy and possession with intent to distribute marijuana after U.S. Customs […]

Medicine News

Cannabis may reduce opioid use for patients

A new study lends more support to the notion that medical marijuana could help curtail opioid dependency. The research, published last month in the Journal of Psychopharmacology, found “behavioral economic evidence that cannabis access may modestly reduce demand for opioids in persons who have pain.” The team of researchers used an online survey to assess […]

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Cannabis is Creating Big Waste

Plastic is in everything: our clothing, cars—it’s even in the food chain. We rely on plastic to help shape the planet we call home. But you’re living in a fantasy world if you don’t know that plastic is also a major cause of our planet’s immense pollution fandango. Big Cannabis is Creating Big Waste—And it […]

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The History of 4/20

Every year again! We have already written about the 420 phenomenon. But this time something special. Today April 20, 2020 is a normal day for many. But a holiday for others. What is this day about? 420 is not so much a time or place as it is a state of mind. A stoned state […]

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COVID-19 Information

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a new virus. The disease causes respiratory illness (like the flu) with symptoms such as a cough, fever, and in more severe cases, difficulty breathing. You can protect yourself by washing your hands frequently, avoiding touching your face, and avoiding close contact (1 meter or 3 […]

Europe News

One Dutch priority: Hoarding Cannabis

On Sunday, the Dutch cabinet announced, after a weekend of discussion, that from March 16 through April 6, schools, restaurants bars and clubs will have to close. This also includes the world-famous coffee shops, better known for their provision of cannabis. Soon after the announcement, long queues formed with people hunting to stock up on […]

Europe News

HANFEXPO VIENNA 2020

2020 HANFEXPO will take place for the second time in the heart of Europe at the MARX HALLE in Vienna. From 24th to 26th April 180 national and international exhibitors will present their products for about 8.000 visitors on 13.000 sqm of exhibition grounds. Companies from the cannabis industry will be offered the best possible […]