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Does Cannabis Shrink Tumors?

Does Cannabis Shrink Tumors?

We’ve all heard the negative connotations of cannabis – “it can give you cancer”, they say. “It’s addictive”, they utter. Well in 1974, a bunch of researchers at the Medical College of Virginia got together and decided to put an end to the debate once and for all. The aim was to demonstrate the plant’s dangers, specifically how it harms the immune system. When the results were published, the medical community and the public were in for a shock.

 Funded by NIDA and a grant from the American Cancer Society, the researchers implanted tumors into mice, which were then “treated...


Cannabis 101

Cannabis 101

The internet is filled with wondrous facts and figures about marijuana, its effects, and benefits, uses, recipes, etc. If you’re an avid lover of this stuff, then you’ll love these interesting facts about cannabis we’re certain you need in your life.

 Ranked in no particular order, here they are:

  • The Netherlands became the first nation to legalize cannabis, and in 2015 Uruguay became the first to legalize recreational cannabis with Canada following in 2018 and South Africa for personal home use only
  • Throughout history, the plant has been valued for its use for fiber and rope, as...


Why THC or CBD?

Why THC or CBD?

There are over 100 cannabinoid compounds that have been identified in cannabis, but so far, THC and CBD are leading the race in popularity. But what is the difference between those two? Here is a great summary of everything you need to know these two compounds.