Due in large part to the tireless efforts of cannabis activists in Europe, medical cannabis is now commonplace throughout the continent.
Medical cannabis models differ from nation to nation, with some countries having far superior medical cannabis laws and programs than others.
However, more patients now have access to medical...
Cannabis reform will not wait for countries to get on the same page — the reform movement will continue to march across Europe, and the industry will only thrive as much as policies and regulations allow at the continental level.
The incoming governing coalition in Germany, often referred to as the "traffic light coalition" recently announced plans to introduce an adult-use cannabis legalization measure.
The pending legislation will be introduced in the next session according to the coalition, which is composed of members from the Social Democratic Party of...
Canada was not the first nation to legalize cannabis for adult use. That title will always go to Uruguay, which legalized cannabis roughly half a decade before Canada.
However, Canada was the first G-7 nation to legalize cannabis for adult use, and still remains the only G-7 country to do so.
Canada’s legalization model is much...
When it comes to adult-use cannabis legalization, Mexico has experienced more twists and turns than most other countries.
Cannabis prohibition started in Mexico in the 1920s. At the time there was a big global push, largely led by prohibitionists in the United States, to ban cannabis.
The policy was in place for many years, and to...
Exercising regularly is a very important part of an overall health strategy at any age.
It is recommended that people get at least an average of 150 minutes of moderate exercise a week, or 75 minutes of intense exercise.
The benefits of exercising regularly are numerous, including increased energy, better overall mood, and...
Cannabis stocks jumped this week on news that a Republican-led cannabis legalization measure was being circulated in the United States.
The main beneficiary from the favorable news seemed to be U.S. cannabis stocks, however, some international stocks also experienced higher prices after the news surfaced.
Stocks for cannabis...
When it comes to cannabis propaganda, especially as it applies to scare tactics involving youth, the talking points usually are that kids consuming cannabis will lead to tremendous mental and physical health issues later in life. Is any of this true?
Canada’s legalization model is not perfect, however, the intent of the law was straight forward - people should be able to cultivate, possess, and consume cannabis, including and especially in their own home.
Kwanda Mtetwa, who suffers from chronic pain after being injured in a serious motorcycle accident, was recently issued South Africa’s first-ever legal medical cannabis prescription. This is a major milestone for South Africa!
Sri Lanka doesn’t usually come up too often when discussing cannabis legalization. However, Thusitha Balasuriya, who is the leader of Sri Lanka’s Social Democratic Party, called on the Sri Lanka president and government to legalize cannabis for adult use. Legalizing cannabis could be a game changer for Sri Lanka.
Do you struggle with getting enough sleep at night? You’re definitely not alone. A team of researchers in Brazil found that CBD could improve in catching some Z’s. Talk to your medical provider to see if CBD would work for you.