People Are Using Sensory Deprivation Tanks To Treat Their Anxiety

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A recent study suggests that depression and time spent online are becoming continuously intertwined. You’re online right now, and for that, I apologize, but I’ll try to make it worth your time. The constant state of connection will undoubtedly worsen anxiety and alert states as the world becomes a tougher pill to swallow. There are…

Why Weed Smokers Are The Best Friends You’ll Ever Have

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You know what they say, a friend with weed is a friend indeed. But that’s so much more than just a saying; it’s a fact. As to the reasons why weed smokers are the best friends, well, the list goes on and on. Not only is the cannabis community packed with some of the most welcoming and…

Let’s Talk About Cannabis In The Workplace

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For some employers, how to treat medical marijuana users in the workplace is a complicated and scary question. Human resources are often the unsung heroes of companies. They answer difficult questions or address bizarre conflicts that can occur in a workplace. In the US and Canada, where medical marijuana is has been available since the 90’s, companies…

These Writers Use Weed To Expand Their Creativity

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The war on drugs in the United States was officially declared in 1971, suddenly labeling cannabis users everywhere as deviants. Despite the cannabis cultural war, various groups on the outskirts continued to turn to cannabis for a variety of reasons. More specifically, the creative writing community became synonymous with cannabis use. In 2017, decades after…

Senator Cory Booker still wants to legalize marijuana nationally by punishing prohibition states

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New Jersey Senator Cory Booker put forward a bill that would legalize weed in the United States earlier this year and has been promoting it ever since. The legislation goes further than simple legalization by punishing states with racist policing practices. With the Republican-controlled Congress, this bill is a long shot with golden intentions.  The…

Veterans Being Denied Medical Cannabis Are Crushed By Pills, PTSD And Suicide

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Nestor Vinelli started taking pain medication when he was still on active duty in the United States military. He had come down with Achilles tendinitis during training, a common condition among runners, affecting the tendon that connects the calf muscles to the heel. Treating Achilles tendinitis typically involves scaling back one’s physical activity and giving…

Carl Sagan Wrote A Profound Essay About The Importance Of Using Weed To Elevate Consciousness

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He’s got an eponymous strain, but you don’t see him emblazoned on tapestries like Bob Marley. Pulitzer Prize-winning astronomer Carl Sagan was nothing if not skilled and prolific, working in science, publishing, television, and science fiction as well as writing nearly 600,000 papers that are archived in the Library of Congress. He was also an…

We Interviewed Whoopi Goldberg About Getting Into The Weed Game

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As the cannabis industry in the United States booms, it has continued to attract big-name investors. Whoopi Goldberg’s cannabis company Whoopi & Maya, based in California, announced plans to expand their products into Colorado in a new partnership with RMZ Colorado. This growth marks the first foray of the company into a multi-state operation. Whoopi…

Without Legal Cannabis, Anxiety Meds Will Be The Next Addiction Epidemic

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As the opioid epidemic has reached seriously tragic heights overdoses are at the forefront of headlines everywhere. Media coverage is often focused on the deadly shift away from expensive prescription opioids to the cheaper alternative heroin or synthetic opioids like fentanyl. What that coverage has missed is another worrying trend which has been hidden behind…