Category Archives: new

Cannabis-Infused Golden Milk is Great for Your Health

For those who don’t know, Portland, Oregon is a very, very rainy city. If you have the means, try to get at least a day or two out of town, somewhere with bright blue skies and some sun. It’s a game changer.  On one of my getaways, I traveled with my friend Janet to Palm […]

Arthritis Patients Report Improvement After CBD Therapy

According to the Global RA Network, roughly 350 million people around the globe currently suffer from some form of arthritis, making it one of the most common health conditions found around the world. Arthritis is the number one chronic disease in North America that results in a disability. Women are more likely to develop arthritis than […]

The Highs and Lows of New York’s Cannabis Industry Rollout

Recreational cannabis is now legal in New York. Theoretically, you can go into a dispensary and buy some cannabis and smoke/eat/drink/ingest it, or even open up your own cannabis business. There’s just one problem: there’s an indefinite license freeze going on right now, so nobody knows when new licenses will be rolled out. This article […]

Remembering the First Chimpanzee to Chief Up in Outer Space

This “Lighter Side” feature from Volume 4 Issue 4 of Cannabis & Tech Today takes a farcical look back in time to America’s first cannabis-smoking astronaut chimp. This year marks the thirty-fifth anniversary of Coco, the first chimpanzee to chief up in outer space. Coco defied all odds and showed the American people no distance […]

A Cannasseur’s Guide to the Perfect Mother’s Day Gift

Canna-mom is a fairly new phrase, but moms have been enjoying cannabis for thousands of years. If you’re seeking the perfect gift for this Mother’s Day, we took the liberty of creating this thoughtful guide to kick-ass presents for awesome moms. If you’re one of the Americans contributing $31 billion to this fairly recent holiday, […]

Rare Cannabinoid is Impressing People With Weight Loss Potential

THCV is quickly gaining notoriety for its potential as an appetite suppressant, which could revolutionize how Americans view cannabis. Like most cannabinoids, more research isn’t just needed — it’s required. However, if early indications are correct, this hemp-derived cannabinoid may be the key to the long-overdue normalization of cannabis in the United States.  What is […]

Cannabis Manages Myofascial Pelvic Pain

Myofascial pelvic pain syndrome is a health condition involving pelvic pain that is often described by sufferers as ‘short, tight, tender pelvic floor muscles that can include palpable nodules or trigger points.’ While it’s unclear how many people around the globe suffer from the condition, it is estimated that 22% to 94% of cases of chronic pelvic […]

High Standards at New York’s MJ Unpacked

Amid the haste and intensity of New York City, MJ Unpacked delivered a well organized, insightful showcase of brands and thought leaders. Inspiring conversations segued gracefully into networking opportunities. Exhibitors were thoughtfully arranged, subtly guiding 2,458 attendees from one area of interest to the next. All three days of the vent were consistently busy and […]

Patients Will be the Biggest Winners of European Legalization

Adult-use cannabis legalization has garnered significant attention to start this decade in Europe, and rightfully so. The effort to legalize cannabis for adult use is not new on the continent. However, the momentum for legalization in Europe is greater now than ever before. In Malta, adult-use legalization is already a reality. This month, regulators will […]

How a Brand’s Battle for Freedom Inspired a Mission for Change

Cannabis culture has long been steeped in advocacy. Between fighting for reform, championing environmental causes, and righting the wrongs of the war on drugs, activism is in our roots. History aside, cannabis consumers are also inherently empathic, demonstrating higher levels of moral decision-making versus non-consumers. Additionally, key demographics like Gen Z and millennials are also […]