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Cannabis vaping laws frustrate B.C. entrepreneurs

Canada’s rules around cannabis vaping are frustrating entrepreneurs and putting consumers’ health at risk, according to those in the industry.   The federal and provincial governments...

Was Shakespeare High When he Penned His Plays?

State-of-the-art forensic technology from South Africa has been used to try and unravel the mystery of what was smoked in tobacco pipes found in the Stratford-upon-Avon...

Cannabis industry says it needs more approved growers to meet Canadian demand

More fully-licensed cannabis growers and cultivation space are needed to meet a voracious demand for legal marijuana, a spokesman for the industry said last...

Former TV Host Ricki Lake Makes Doc About Treating Cancer With Cannabis

When actress/talk-show host/producer Ricki Lake started making the rounds recently doing interviews for her latest film, “Weed the People” — a documentary about treating...

Ontario Mother Uses Cannabis Oil to Treat Son with ADHD

On the day her son's classmates were getting ready for their high school prom, Oriol Rhodes was picking her only child Evan up from...

Can Weed Make You Lose More Weight?

The day cannabis became legal in Canada, media coverage included jokes about grocery stores selling out of Doritos and tales about a plucky Girl Guide selling out...

Visitors from Japan and Korea are Being Warned to Stay Away from Cannabis

In Vancouver, cannabis use is fairly common. But some other countries are warning their nationals to not touch it while studying abroad. After Canada legalized...

University of Toronto to Ban Smoking Across Its Three Campuses

The University of Toronto wants to stamp out smoking across its three campuses. The university has announced that it plans to ban smoking starting on...

Toronto Police Officer Punished For Getting Extremely High With Stolen Edibles

A Toronto police officer who stole and ate a marijuana-laced chocolate bar seized during a pot-shop raid was a “complete idiot” for tampering with...

Canadian Man Loses Job Offer After Disclosing Medical Cannabis Use

Clayton Hannah has follicular lymphoma. It’s a rare form of incurable blood cancer that, thankfully, progresses slowly. After consulting with his doctor, Hannah began...