How Medical Marijuana Eases Epilepsy

March is National Epilepsy Month in Canada, and it’s the perfect opportunity for us to explain why medical marijuana is so effective in treating epilepsy. Epilepsy is a neurological disease that causes various forms of seizures, ranging from undetectable to full-body convulsions. There are six main types of seizures associated with Epilepsy: clonic, tonic, tonic-clonic, myoclonic, absence … Continued

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A bag of marijuana is held up at a medical marijuana dispensary in Vancouver on Friday May 1, 2015. The City of Vancouver has become the first in Canada to regulate illegal marijuana dispensaries, despite strong warnings from the federal government. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

The Best Way to Store Your Marijuana

Similar to our last post, medical marijuana can have an infinite shelf life, if it’s stored properly. Here’s some tips for storing your marijuana: Mould and mildew thrive in warm places, so best to store your cannabis in a cool, dark place. The general consensus is to keep cannabis between 59% and 63% relative humidity, again to … Continued

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420 Weekly News Roundup

In case you missed anything, here’s your weekly roundup of medical marijuana industry news for January 2 – 8: Legal marijuana is growing faster than the dot-com boom  How does medical marijuana help Alzheimers?  Three things everyone should know about cannabis and exercise  420 recipe: cannabis almond milk  Ask 420: How long … Continued

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How does medical marijuana help Alzheimer’s?

January is Alzheimer Awareness Month in Canada, so we’re sharing some crucial information about the benefits of medical marijuana for Alzheimer patients. Alzheimer’s is a progressive mental deterioration disease that can occur in middle or old age, due to generalized degeneration of the brain. It’s a form of dementia that effects memory, thinking and behaviour. Marijuana has long … Continued

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