What is Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome?

You’ve probably seen stories circulating from the media about severe vomiting illnesses from heavy cannabis use. Yes, this is a real thing. It’s called cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome or CHS. Some explain the symptoms as “skirting death”, “like the flu but worse” and “the worst case of food poisoning ever”. These are accurate descriptions. What Causes…

Canadian Company Buys Out Arizona Dispensary

This past Monday, Nabis Holdings Inc., a Canadian investment company who’s sought out multiple assets within the cannabis industry, has just purchased 100% acquisition of a number of Arizona cannabis brands/companies, including: Arizona-based Emerald Phoenix (medical marijuana dispensary) Infusion Edibles (cannabis-infused edibles brand) Management at Nabis Holdings Inc. expects this investment to bring in approximately…

Arizona College Expels Student for Medical Cannabis

Students who have been issued a medical marijuana card for specific conditions may begin facing penalties on their college campuses. Since most colleges are federally funded, they must also follow federal law. And, currently, the law writes that cannabis is both recreationally and medicinally illegal. This dilemma has been seen across numerous states where cannabis…

What Are Cannabis Terpenes?

Have you heard the term “terpene” be tossed around, but aren’t quite sure what it means? Learn everything you need to know about cannabis terpenes.

Strongest Cannabis Strains in 2019

If you’re someone with a high tolerance or might want to use less cannabis, you might be looking for strains with higher THC concentrations. Sometimes a higher concentration of THC in a smaller dose does the trick with the other cannabinoids and terpenes in the strain. If you’re a new cannabis user, these strains aren’t…

A New Initiative for Cannabis Legalization in Arizona

Cannabis legalization seems so inevitable, two factions of Arizona’s pro-recreational cannabis community are already butting heads. The Arizona Dispensary Association (ADA) currently has control over the legalized medical industry. All cannabis companies that grow and operate within Arizona have to go through them. However, a new group has recently arisen who finds their plans for…

Should Patients Get their Cannabis Tested Independently?

Arizona’s mandatory cannabis testing regulations don’t take effect until November 2020. While some dispensaries voluntarily test now, not all of them do. So, what do you do if you want to know if your cannabis is clean and safe? You do have options. You can have your cannabis tested by independent labs in the state….