How to Use Cannabis Before and After Your Workout
February 13, 2019 | Andrew Ward
The topic of cannabis gyms and workout routines has been on the rise in the past few years. This only makes sense as cannabis continues to find its way into everyday activities. This is especially true with physical exercise, where cannabis has the potential to help the body at all stages of the workout […]
HEALTH & WELLNESS | 4 MIN READ
The Healthiest Ways to Consume Cannabis
January 28, 2019 | Andrew Ward
There isn’t enough evidence to conclusively determine which is the healthiest method of cannabis consumption. At this time, this lack of data makes it difficult to decide which methods are definitively healthy or otherwise. That said, a growing number of studies and anecdotal evidence have given the public a loose understanding about which […]
HEALTH & WELLNESS | 5 MIN READ
Cannabis and Sex: Answers, Strains and Other Products for Bedroom Bliss
September 1, 2018 | Tricia Cleppe
The claim that cannabis works as an aphrodisiac is a common one, dating as far back as 3,000 years ago. Ancient texts and cultures viewed cannabis as a treatment for sexual dysfunction. But what does modern science say? Like many unknowns when it comes to the science behind cannabis, more research must be […]
CANNABIS EDUCATION | 6 MIN READ
Is Cannabis Really Safer Than Opiates, or Just as Dangerous?
April 11, 2018 | Deb Tharp
Legally prescribed opiates kill more people than illegal heroin and cocaine combined. Meanwhile, the ugly stepsister on the Schedule I drug list, cannabis, has yet to take a single soul. The federal government, however, stubbornly maintains that opiates have a medical use while cannabis does not. Have they lost their minds? On the […]
CANNABIS | 7 MIN READ
Cannabis & Pregnancy: Is It Harmful to Your Unborn Child?
September 14, 2017 | Rachelle Gordon
Cannabis has been used medicinally throughout history for all different kinds of maladies, including many women’s health conditions. However, modern times discourages prenatal cannabis use; in certain states, parents may even lose custody of their kids. Regardless of decades of warnings that it could have harmful effects on the fetus, some women are […]
HEALTH & WELLNESS | 4 MIN READ
Cannabis & Sports: Pain Management & Increased Athletic Performance
September 12, 2017 | Tricia Cleppe
There’s been a lot of heated debate about cannabis’ use as a recovery tool for athletes. The general consensus is that it’s effective in treating acute and chronic pain; not to mention a safer alternative to potentially addictive and lethal painkillers. But can cannabis go beyond helping athletes recover from aches, pains and […]
HEALTH & WELLNESS | 6 MIN READ
MMJ & Anxiety: The Safest, Most Effective Way to Settle Your Nerves?
July 28, 2017 | Nugg Team
Medical marijuana use has been touted as a great reliever and relaxer, so it could be ideal for all you patients suffering from anxiety. But some of you might have experienced the exact opposite effect after use: more intense fear, worry and panic. Don’t let one bad experience get you down. In this article […]
MEDICAL CONDITIONS | 7 MIN READ
Smoking Cannabis While Driving: Is It Really Dangerous?
July 12, 2017 | Hollie Ferguson
One important question surrounding cannabis legalization may remain a mystery: is driving high on cannabis dangerous? Even if you can handle your THC dosage and multitask, being under the influence of any controlled substance is a risk. You might think driving high or while getting high isn’t nearly as risky as driving buzzed or […]
HEALTH & WELLNESS | 3 MIN READ
How Marijuana Affects Your Memory: Does It Damage or Protect It?
June 15, 2017 | Nugg Team
“Researchers have discovered that chocolate produces some of the same reactions in the brain as marijuana. The researchers also discovered other similarities between the two but can’t remember what they are.” —Matt Lauer As The Today Show host’s joke implies, marijuana users have always been associated with forgetfulness and lack of ambition. However, numerous users, probably including […]
MEDICAL CONDITIONS | 6 MIN READ