For the Budding Cannabis Enthusiast

In the U.S., 4/20 is the unofficial holiday of one celebrated — and controversial — plant: cannabis. (Don’t take our word for it: Even Senator Chuck Schumer said so!) Whether you use it for medical reasons, or you're a casual consumer or budding investor, this collection explores why — and how — so many Americans choose cannabis.

Articles From For the Budding Cannabis Enthusiast

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CBD For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Cheat Sheet / Updated 04-05-2022

Cannabidiol (CBD) has become popular during the past several years — and for good reason. This active compound of cannabis is proving to be beneficial to many people suffering from conditions that are either hard to treat or require prescription medicin...

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11 Criteria for Choosing a Cannabis Investment

Article / Updated 03-31-2022

You’ll find no shortage of investing strategies and schemes online for earning a fortune trading stocks, but no magic formula exists. If such a formula did exist, the person who discovered it probably wouldn’t be so eager to share it or to try to make...

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The Impact of Laws on the Cannabis Industry

Article / Updated 03-31-2022

When discussions arise about the legality of cannabis, they usually revolve around growing it, selling it, or possessing it. However, cannabis laws and the enforcement of those laws also impact the industry, influencing everything from where different can...

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Recipes for Medical Cannabis Desserts

Article / Updated 03-31-2022

Based on the number of recipes available for cannabis-infused desserts, most people seem to prefer to take their cannabis after or between meals. Here are some cannabis-infused dessert recipes that represent a diverse range of desserts from cookies and br...

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How to Make Extracts from Cannabis

Article / Updated 03-31-2022

Concentrates and extracts can be made from medical cannabis through a variety of extraction methods, some more complex and dangerous than others. The extraction method of choice is based on the desired end product, as presented in the following table.&nbs...

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Cannabis Health and Safety Risks

Article / Updated 03-31-2022

Cannabis does pose certain risks to the health and safety of some consumers and others, especially if the consumer fails to use responsibly. Some of the more common short-term (transitory) and long-term adverse effects of cannabis are mentioned in this ar...

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How Much Medical Cannabis Do You Need?

Article / Updated 03-30-2022

If you’re a cannabis novice, you’re probably wondering, “How much should I take?” The answer to that question is simple: Take as little as possible to produce the desired effect and avoid potential adverse side effects.Unfortunately, that answer p...

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Cannabis For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Cheat Sheet / Updated 03-30-2022

Cannabis is a broad topic that covers buying cannabis (marijuana), using it (medicinally for cancer or glaucoma or other diseases, and recreationally), complying with various laws, growing it, working in the industry, starting a cannabis business, and eve...

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