Author Archives: John Hamilton

Different Extraction Methods & Your End Product

Different Extraction Methods & Your End Product

Let’s face it: society is becoming increasingly health conscious. For some people, smoking is an unacceptable risk and they need to find an alternative way to get stoned. And its not only this that’s drawing people away from traditional flower—there are also connoisseurs of cannabis on a quest for the purest, the strongest, or the […]

How to Determine The Authenticity Of Weed

How to Determine The Authenticity Of Weed

Marijuana is facing significant interest from across the world. Its miraculous medical benefits have been the interest of research apart from being widely used for recreational purposes-. But the missing piece of this puzzle is the lack of knowledge about the authenticity of weed. The true benefits of weed can only be utilized when the […]

RSO: The Man, The Medicine, The Magic

RSO Rick Simpson Oil

We now take for granted that cannabis can be used to treat a wide variety of medical conditions. Insomnia, depression, stress, headaches, arthritis, PTSD, lack of appetite, mood disorders—these are all ailments which cannabis can be used to combat. But what if there was even more power in the marijuana plant than we thought? As […]

Cannabis On The Big Screen: 8 Great Stoner Comedies

stoner comedies

Laughter comes more easily when you’re baked, that’s a given. Therefore, like many other things, comedy films are generally made considerably better by a toke or two. Next time couch-lock kicks in, there’s nothing better to do than get comfortable, smoke a joint, and laugh at a good ol’ stoner comedy. Not sure what to […]

Do Stoners Dream Of Stoned Sheep? Cannabis & Sleep

Cannabis & Sleep

Cannabis is often touted as the miracle plant that makes almost everything better, including sleep. Some consumers are adamant about their herbal nightcap—it helps them sleep like a baby. In fact, sleep disorders are one of the most common reasons patients seek medical marijuana cards in the first place. As anyone who has ever enjoyed […]

THC & Beyond: Meet The Cannabinoids

cannabinoids

A key component in the transition from cannabis-as-street-drug to cannabis-as-medicine in the public conscience will be science. Once upon a time, it was enough for cannabis consumers to say, “you smoke it and it gets you high,” but that doesn’t quite cut it when it comes to convincing non-believers that cannabis is a useful plant […]

Everything You Need To Know About Edibles

Edibles

Next to smoking, edibles may be the second most popular method of consuming cannabis. And they’re nothing new—the Khmer people of Cambodia, for instance, have been using cannabis in food preparation for centuries, if not millennia. Edibles are come in many forms. They’re fun, potent, and long-lasting, but they are also very easy to overdo. […]

5 Reasons To Privatize Canadian Cannabis

Canadian Cannabis

The provinces and territories of Canada have been scrambling to determine their plans for the federal legalization of cannabis, which is set for July 2018. A range of plans have been discussed, nearly as diverse as the provinces themselves. British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, and Newfoundland & Labrador will all have provincial bodies controlling distribution, though […]