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Americans View Marijuana As Less Dangerous Than Sugar

Americans View Marijuana As Less Dangerous Than Sugar

mag813 February 10, 2018 0

Diabetes is a killer. Same with cirrhosis, lung cancer, and emphysema. Know what’s not deadly? Being happy, hungry, and, at some point, sleepy. However low your opinion of your fellow citizens’ collective intelligence may

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The Opioid Crisis Is Dramatically Shifting Opinions About Medical Marijuana

The Opioid Crisis Is Dramatically Shifting Opinions About Medical Marijuana

mag813 February 2, 2018 0

In 2016 alone, opioid-related deaths neared the number of American casualties in both the Vietnam War and Iraq campaigns, combined. Crazy numbers, somewhere around 63,000 men and women, depending on the source. Prescription opioids, heroin

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Is Cannabis The New Bitcoin?

Is Cannabis The New Bitcoin?

mag813 January 10, 2018 0

Talk about a fresh start for the new year. A cannabis-focused exchange traded fund is soaring as more states legalize marijuana sales. But it’s not a newly minted ETF. ETFMG Alternative Harvest ( MJX ) has run up 16.4% so far

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Cigar Aficionado’s Top 10 Cigars of 2017

Cigar Aficionado’s Top 10 Cigars of 2017

mag813 December 21, 2017 0

Since 1992, Cigar Aficionado has been the go-to guide for all things tobacco and, just this week, the magazine released its picks for the top 25 cigars of 2017. “Each and every cigar that made it

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Legal Marijuana Sales to Hit $10 Billion USD for the Year

Legal Marijuana Sales to Hit $10 Billion USD for the Year

Ben Delanoy December 7, 2017 0

The legal cannabis market continues to flourish as news has surfaced that its retail sales have surpassed what experts predicted. According to Arcview Market Research, the sale of legal marijuana is expected to have a 33%

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Teens Who Vape Are 7 Times More Likely to Smoke Cigarettes Later

Teens Who Vape Are 7 Times More Likely to Smoke Cigarettes Later

mag813 December 4, 2017 0

A new study published in the medical journal Pediatrics claims that teens who vape are seven times more likely to progress to smoking cigarettes. Interestingly, the report found that teens who smoked cigarettes were no more likely to

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Florida MMJ Patient Counts Surging

Florida MMJ Patient Counts Surging

mag813 November 15, 2017 0

Patient enrollment in Florida’s medical marijuana program is off to an explosive start. More than 30,000 patients have enrolled in the MMJ program since June. That’s a staggering 183% increase. If that expansion rate

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Nearly Two-Thirds of Americans Now Support Legalizing Marijuana

Nearly Two-Thirds of Americans Now Support Legalizing Marijuana

mag813 October 26, 2017 0

It’s absolutely stunning how fast Americans’ views have shifted on this topic. However, marijuana is still designated as a Schedule 1 narcotic by our federal government. Per the DEA: Schedule I drugs, substances, or

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Florida Now Accepting New Medical Marijuana Business Applications

Florida Now Accepting New Medical Marijuana Business Applications

mag813 September 27, 2017 0

The Florida Department of Health has proposed regulations to establish the procedure to apply for Medical Marijuana Treatment Center (MMTC) licenses and to outline the evaluation process for applicants. The application is posted on the Office

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Tampa Will Finally Get Medical Marijuana

Tampa Will Finally Get Medical Marijuana

mag813 August 25, 2017 0

After some controversy, it looks like the city of Tampa will finally get medical marijuana. City council members agreed on Thursday to green light medicinal cannabis under some strict conditions. The Verdict Council members agreed

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