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 Purposes Regulations (ACMPR), which has experienced a growth […]
While it’s been long rumoured that cannabis use leads to “the munchies” and subsequent weight gain, weed and weight loss may have a surprising and promising partnership. An age-old assumption that is held about cannabis users is that they often succumb to “the munchies” and end up making poor food choices, risking gaining weight as […]
Seniors are among one of the largest existing and largest growing demographics of medical cannabis users , evidenced by international trends as well as is supported by the data collected from the Strainprint app. A report released late 2017 by Statistics Canada, indicated that older generations are the demographics consuming larger amounts of cannabis within […]
A strong focus on women’s health has dramatically evolved over the years. New therapeutic approaches are emerging to promote and regulate women’s health, and medical cannabis is leading the way. Strainprint is collecting and disseminating information from tens of thousands patients across the country. More than half of Strainprint users are women, and it’s […]
If you have a medicinal, recreational or scientific interest in the cannabis plant, the term “terpenes” has most likely popped up as you educate yourself on cannabis and the way it interacts with the human body. The importance of terpenes in all species of plants, especially cannabis, can’t be underestimated. Terpenes are fundamental building blocks […]
When talking about cannabis, there are two main cannabinoids that make their way into most cannabis discourses: THC and CBD. While each are of equal value amongst the hundreds of cannabinoid compounds within the cannabis plant, they serve very different functions for the user and achieve different effects.
Recently, we came across this phenomenal blog: Flower & Freedom (https://flowerandfreedom.com/) written by Bethany Rae. This blog post really resonated with us at Strainprint and we are compelled to share. Have a read about Bethany’s medical cannabis journey and the invaluable information she’s learned, and is sharing, along the way: 5 Lessons that Changed My […]
Recently, two members of the Strainprint team were profiled in Lift News for Mother’s Day. The article highlights 3 Canadian moms who open up about their medical cannabis journeys. Have a look at the full article to learn more about moms and cannabis.
Top 4 Benefits of Using a Medical Cannabis Tracking App With a wealth of tracking apps currently available to individuals it’s easy to see how integrating tracking into your everyday life can offer many benefits. At Strainprint we’ve been able to see patients enhance the quality of their day-to-day lives through our new and innovative […]