Leafly PodcastsDecember 6, 2019 Why are so many former NFL players partnering with CBD companies? It's not about the money. It's about the mind. (Matt Rourke/AP) Leafly Podcast The Roll-Up features co-hosts Bruce Barcott and Alyssa Yeoman in a Friday morning roundtable about the week’s top cannabis news. Episode 118: Why NFL players are embracing CBD This week: It’s not just about pain relief: Bruce...
Terri ColesDecember 6, 2019 KY/iStock A little over a year ago, Newfoundland and Labrador was one of the provinces that appeared furthest ahead on cannabis legalization, given that it had multiple physical storefronts ready to open on Oct. 17, 2018. Now, just ahead of the availability of a new category of cannabis products in the country, Canada’s easternmost province won’t have a...
Colleen Fisher TullyDecember 6, 2019 Photo courtesy of The Marshmallowist Until recently, many cannabidiol products sold in the UK were actually legal, which is why it’s relatively easy to find CBD edibles (or, “ingestibles”) in shops and online across the United Kingdom. Under European Union Law, cultivating cannabis with no more than 0.2% THC (otherwise known as hemp) is allowable. As such,...
Leafly Canada StaffDecember 6, 2019 Welcome to Bud Club: like book club, but with weed. On each episode of our new Leafly Canada podcast, we’ll gather a rotating panel of cannabis fans to share their experiences with a particular strain of weed. Subscribe to Bud Club on iTunes. On our first episode, we turn our attention to Leafly’s most-searched strain of all time: Blue Dream. Learn more...
(Alex Manning/Leafly) This category of the Leafly Holiday Gift Guide is sponsored by vapor.com, supplying all things vapor for a variety of tastes, experience levels, and price points.  Puff, puff, give. Surprise the enthusiast on your list with a deluxe trip to the clouds. A high tech vaporizer, a fresh dab rig, or a new bong would send any connoissuer straight...
Marjorie SteeleDecember 5, 2019 A new study found that Canadian medical cannabis users reduced pain severity and length of migraine episodes by smoking cannabis or cannabis concentrate. (Betelgejze/iStock) A study published last month in the Journal of Pain found a statistically significant reduction in migraine and headache symptoms and recurrences among patients who used cannabis for treatment. Researchers concluded that headache...
The Home Office is to be asked to try to break the deadlock over securing a medicinal cannabis prescription for a severely epileptic boy. A High Court judge made the announcement in the case of County Tyrone boy Billy Caldwell on Tuesday. The Department of Health will also be invited to take part in proceedings aimed at obtaining the treatment for...