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Pesticides in Your Pot? When Medicine Becomes a Danger

By Veronica Morgan Colorado has legalized recreational pot use, but is it safe? An investigation carried out by the Denver Post, had more than 1000 marijuana samples from two shops tested. Despite a statewide ban on pesticides instituted more than … Continue reading

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DEA Softens Stance and Considers Rescheduling of Marijuana

By Veronica Morgan The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) has begun to soften their stance on marijuana as a Schedule 1 drug. Historically, since pot became illegal in the 1920’s, it was classified with other drugs such as heroin, LSD and … Continue reading

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“Candy” Labels to be Banned in Colorado

By Veronica Morgan The state of Colorado is considering a new labeling system for edibles, as they gain popularity with non-smokers and health conscious consumers who prefer the appeal of digesting their cannabis, rather than inhaling. The downside of this … Continue reading

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Emerald Triangle on Fire! Prices of Pot May Skyrocket

By Veronica Morgan Northern California is on fire. Several fires are burning in the Emerald Triangle- the area of northern CA that grows the majority of California’s cannabis crops. Most significant among the fires is the Rocky Fire in Lake … Continue reading

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Can Diabetes be Treated with Cannabis? Inuits Dodge Diabetes with Cannabis

A study out of Quebec, Canada, has shown that the Inuit people of Nunavik have a reduced rate of Type 2 Diabetes and lower body mass if they use marijuana. Doctor Michael Lucas, an epidemiologist at CHU de Quebec Research … Continue reading

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