Reading Cannabis Labels

Reading Cannabis Labels

Health Canada strictly regulates the packaging and labelling requirements for legal recreational cannabis products. Licensed producers are required to share a lot of information about their product directly on the packaging. While this makes for a busy label, it is also one that contains all the information you need to understand what you are buying.…

HOW TO PROPERLY STORE YOUR CANNABIS

How to properly store your cannabis

Everything you need to know about storing dried cannabis flower to better preserve its aroma, colour and potency potential While choosing the right kind of container to store your weed in is important, it’s equally as important to store your containers in the right place. Research shows that your cannabis will degrade much more quickly…

What is the Endocannabinoid System?

What is the Endocannabinoid System?

What is the Endocannabinoid System? In 1964, researchers in Israel discovered the therapeutically active substances in cannabis that have come to be called cannabinoids and isolated the most popular and possibly effective cannabinoid, THC (tetrahydrocannabinol). More than 20 years later, in 1988, researchers identified the human body’s endocannabinoid system (ECS). Both cannabis plants and people…

What are edibles and how should I take them?

What are cannabis edibles and how should I take them?

Edibles are foods and drinks, such as brownies or beverages, that have been infused with cannabis extracts, or concentrates, all of which contain active ingredients such as tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD), with the most common being a blend. There are two main types of edibles: sublingual and gastrointestinal. Sublingual is Latin for ‘under the…