Making Cannabis Edibles

Protecting children is the first priority as marijuana legalization has become a reality in California. Legal sales are strictly limited to adults, with dispensary staff vigilant about checking IDs. Still, as has been the case for decades, teenagers have found ways to procure cannabis. Last month, when 10 otherwise healthy middle-schoolers had been hospitalized “after […]

EVIO Labs Florida, Gainesville, like its other labs, will test samples of cannabis products from licensed Florida producers. Daniel Smithson @DanielTSmithson Gainesville will soon become home to Florida’s first medical cannabis testing facility north of Interstate 4, furthering Alachua County’s role in an industry that’s steadily ballooning in Florida. EVIO Labs Florida, Gainesville, an under-construction laboratory […]

And that’s what the film does: Mary Janes showcases women who work in senior roles across all divisions of the cannabis industry and what they’re doing to impact factors beyond gender parity, such as social issues like racial equality, environmental sustainability and fair policies. It doesn’t focus on the hardships or the battles women face, instead […]

David McNew / Getty Images Even if the only connection you have to cannabis is through movies, you probably know what bongs, joints and bowls are. But stepping into a medical or recreational dispensary for the first time also means encountering a whole new language. We spoke with cannabis educators Emma Chasen and Kristen Williams […]

It’s been a couple weeks since Cannacon touched down in Seattle, where industry and growing professionals gathered to show off their latest innovations in the cannabis space. While exploring the seemingly endless alleyways of booths, I was mainly on the hunt for products designed with the consumer in mind. For standout products tailored to cannabis […]

After years of gaining little ground in Colorado, social cannabis consumption is finally making progress.  On the same day a bill was introduced in the Colorado Legislature that would allow dispensary tasting rooms and less than a week after a members-only pot lounge successfully opened in RiNo, the Denver Department of Excise and Licenses approved […]


Dosage is the key factor in achieving the most benefits and least adverse effects of cannabis. After following thousands of patients using medical cannabis for eight years, I’ve observed that dosing cannabis is unlike any therapeutic agent to which I was exposed in my medical training. A basic understanding of the key characteristics of cannabis […]