medical cannabis

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 […]

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 […]

Why Can Using Cannabis Make Your Eyes Red?

Why Can Using Cannabis Make Your Eyes Red?

Why Can Using Cannabis Make Your Eyes Red? A lot of people associate smoking cannabis with overly red eyes, and you may be surprised to learn that the main reason for this effect has little to do with the smoke itself. In fact, red eyes from cannabis use can actually be a strong indicator of […]

Cannabis Stocks

Cannabis Stocks: Is Now The Time To Get Involved?

Cannabis Stocks: Is Now The Time To Get Involved? Wall Street is aglow with the prospect of more and more cannabis companies trading shares on public markets. Investors have longed for the opportunity to put their money to work in companies that produce and sell cannabis and cannabis-related products. However, this has not been possible […]

Landrace Strains

Landrace Strains: Cannabis Strains and Where They Come From

Landrace Strains: Cannabis Strains and Where They Come From It is believed that cannabis originated in Central Asia and during the process of human migration, seeds were spread across the Middle East, Africa, and beyond where they developed distinct differences in their new, isolated homes. Each region where cannabis has grown natively or been uniquely […]

Cannabis Labels

Label Literacy: How to Decipher Canadian Cannabis Labels

Label Literacy: How to Decipher Canadian Cannabis Labels By: Ashley Keenan Health Canada has a fairly strict list of packaging and labeling instructions for cannabis producers. The labels can look a little crowded, however their design is to improve consistency among producers and aid in consumer comprehension. Understanding and complying with government guidelines is a […]

Weedbox

Strainprint Featured in Weedbox on Cannabis and Autism

Strainprint Featured in Weedbox on Cannabis and Autism By: Kait Fowlie  |  September 4, 2019 “If you do find the right dosage and the right product, it can be a game-changer – not only for the person with autism that you’re helping, but the caregivers around them.” Would you think twice about giving your child […]

Grow Opportunity

Strainprint Featured in the Grow Opportunity

Strainprint Featured in the Grow Opportunity – Data Surge: The power of big data for the cannabis enterprise August 27, 2019 | By Jean Ko Din Nothing stands still in the legal cannabis market. This is why companies large and small are investing much of its resources in crunching big data. From studying market trends and consumer […]