Cannabis

Parkinson's

Cannabis for Conditions: Parkinson’s Disease

Cannabis for Conditions: Parkinson’s Disease You finally make it to your sixties in relatively good health, properly settled into your routine. Then, you’re plunged into a new reality, forced to face a health condition that threatens to affect every aspect of your day-to-day life. This is the reality many people face when they are diagnosed […]

Containing Cannabis Scent

Containing Cannabis Scent: Bringing Your Cannabis Consumption Inside

Containing Cannabis Scent: Bringing Your Cannabis Consumption Inside Cannabis, in its varied forms, has the potential to single us out in a crowd. Why? The smell, of course. It’s something we’ve all had to deal with. Whether you smoke it, vape it, or cook it for use in making edibles, oils, topicals, or tinctures, when […]

Veterans

New Research for Canadian Veterans, Cannabis and PTSD

New Research for Canadian Veterans, Cannabis and PTSD “Cannabis saved my life. I realize that statement sounds like hyperbole, but it isn’t,” says Mike Whiter, a producer at the famous American media channel NowThis, in this video. In 2006, Whiter was medically discharged from the United States Marine Corps with little to do at home […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

How CBD Works to Fight Inflammation

Cannabis for Conditions: How CBD Works to Fight Inflammation

Cannabis for Conditions: How CBD Works to Fight Inflammation Inflammation involves the normal response of the body to repair cells damaged by injury, infection, or an allergic reaction. This healthy type of inflammation, also referred to as acute inflammation usually covers a localized area. The symptoms of acute inflammation may cause discomfort but generally are […]