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Can you use cannabis to calm dementia?

The question: My father has dementia and we have been looking after him at home. The last thing we want to do is put him into a nursing home during the COVID-19 pandemic. But he is a challenge and is agitated at times. I’ve heard that cannabis has a calming …

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The Latest on the Sexual Effects of Marijuana

Most people say cannabis enhances lovemaking and the pleasure of orgasm. As of 2020, the large majority of Americans live in states where marijuana—now increasingly called cannabis—can be used legally. It’s completely legal in 11 states and the District of Columbia, and legal for medical use in another 28. It …

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Victoria Cannabis Buyers Club raided again

An unlicensed cannabis dispensary in Victoria has been shut down and raided by the province’s community safety unit for the second time since November. Members of the B.C.’s Community Safety Unit (CSU) went to the Victoria Cannabis Buyers Club at around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday. Victoria police were also seen at …

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Newly-discovered cannabis compound stronger than THC and CBD

Renowned Israeli chemist Dr. Raphael Mechoulam has done it again. The trailblazing professor frequently referred to as the “Godfather of cannabis research” (although he shares that title with a variety of colleagues such as the late Dr. Lester Grinspoon), recently unveiled another discovery: cannabidiolic acid methyl ester (EPM301). Dr. Mechoulam …

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Second Cup opens its first weed shop in Toronto

Would you like a side of THC with your Americano? Second Cup announced it opened its first cannabis dispensary in midtown Toronto on Friday, with six more locations across Ontario by the end of the year. As part of the restructuring, a number of its venues will be transformed from …

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