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Autism

The Benefits of Cannabis for Autism Spectrum Disorder

The Benefits and Advantages of Cannabis for Autism Spectrum Disorder Autism Spectrum Disorder and the Role of Cannabis Autism Spectrum Disorder, or ASD, is a developmental disorder that affects communication and behavior. Statistics find that a total of one percent of the global population has some form of ASD. Surprisingly, despite the interest of many […]

Seniors

How Cannabis Could Help Seniors

How Cannabis Could Help Seniors Seniors are one of the fastest growing demographics for cannabis use in Canada.  This isn’t surprising, as cannabis is known to help a wide variety of illnesses, including many that are common in the elderly population. Furthermore, the population of seniors in Canada is growing and projected to keep growing. […]

Legalization

Changes in the Canadian Cannabis Space Since Legalization

Changes in the Canadian Cannabis Space Since Legalization Last year, Canada became the second country in the world, after Uruguay, to legalize cannabis for adult-use. The comprehensive legislation, known as the Cannabis Act, leaves much of the regulatory decision-making to the provinces and territories, and has made a significant impact on the cannabis industry in […]

Becoming a Legal Medical Cannabis Patient in Canada

Becoming a Legal Medical Cannabis Patient in Canada

Becoming a Legal Medical Cannabis Patient in Canada Even though recreational cannabis will legally become available in Canada on October 17, the medical cannabis community within Canada remains strong and growing since its legal start in 2001. As of March 2018 in Canada, there are 296,792 registrations under Health Canada’s Access to Cannabis for Medical […]

WeedMD

Strainprint Continues to Grow its Network of Subscribers with the Addition of WeedMD

Strainprint® Technologies Continues to Grow its Network of Medical Cannabis Subscribers with the Addition of WeedMD WeedMD to Leverage Strainprint’s Comprehensive Data and Analytics Platform to Gain Key Insights Into Consumer Preferences to Develop Optimal Cannabis Products TORONTO, Oct. 10, 2019/CNW/ – StrainprintR Technologies Ltd, the leader in cannabis data and analytics is pleased to welcome WeedMD […]

Arthritis

Cannabis for Conditions: Arthritis

Cannabis for Conditions: Arthritis This article is the second in the Strainprint Cannabis for Conditions series. In the introductory piece on Social Anxiety, readers were offered a thorough primer on the mechanisms of cannabinoids and terpenes, as well as The Entourage Effect and its impact on health conditions. Read these important factors in cannabinoid therapy here. Arthritis […]

Social Anxiety

Cannabis for Conditions: Social Anxiety

Cannabis for Conditions: Social Anxiety Welcome to the Strainprint Cannabis for Conditions Series. This collection of text articles focuses on providing readers and patients with a better understanding of the medical benefits of the constituent wellness molecules—called cannabinoids and terpenes—that can be sourced from the cannabis herb. Social anxiety, technically called social anxiety disorder and […]

Thanksgiving

Bringing Cannabis to the Dinner Table: Canadian Thanksgiving Edition

Bringing Cannabis to the Dinner Table: Canadian Thanksgiving Edition with Chef Jordan Wagman Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and whether you’re looking for something to spice up your Friendsgiving dinner, or a way to make family time a little more enjoyable- we’re here to tell you just how to do it, the canna-friendly way, […]

Terpenes

Understanding Terpenes

Understanding Terpenes The cannabis herb offers many molecules that have been found to provide medicinal efficacy for patients and health and wellness benefits for “adult use” consumers. Among these healthful chemicals are cannabinoids, terpenes, and flavonoids. Terpenes are the molecules responsible for the sometimes pungent aroma of many strains of cannabis. With 200 terpenes possible […]