How to Protect Yourself From Buying Bad Marijuana | NBC 7 San Diego

A new study by UC Davis found samples of medical marijuana from Northern California that contain potentially deadly bacteria and fungus. By Alex Presha If you’re using an online service like WeedMaps, it may be worth calling before you place an order. Ultimately, until law mandates tests next year, it’s on you to be your own advocate. “People have been smoking weed for thousands of years,” David said. “But would I want to know? Absolutely. So I would test for it and I would ask for the results.” Published at…

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Morning Report: The Clash over Marijuana Delivery – Voice of San Diego

Om Morning Report: The Clash over Marijuana Delivery By Maya Srikrishnan | 14 hours ago On Tuesday, San Diego City Council will hear a series of proposed regulations about medical and recreational marijuana. I’ve been trying to unpack those regulations. My latest attempt delves into the debate over delivery services – that is, when cannabis products are brought straight to your front door. Source: Morning Report: The Clash over Marijuana Delivery – Voice of San Diego

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Study: What Is The Best Cannabis Oil Extraction Method?

Researchers Test Efficacy Of Various Cannabis Extract Solvents To Decide What Is The Best Cannabis Oil Extraction Method By Drake Dorm Cannabis extract medicine has been used for generations to help treat a variety of conditions, and its popularity has increased quite a bit in recent years. Much of this increased popularity can be traced to Rick Simpson‘s public campaign in favor of what he referred to as “hemp oil.” “Ethanol and olive oil were determined to be the most effective, largely because of their ability to produce an extract…

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Marijuana Appears to Benefit Mental Health: Study

A new review suggests cannabis may help mental health disorders Alexandra Sifferlin @acsifferlin Nov. 16, 2016 Getty Images; Illustration by Kenneth Bachor for TIME A new review suggests cannabis may help mental health disorders Legal access to marijuana, medicinal or otherwise, is growing. In 2016, four states approved recreational use of the drug and four states passed laws related to medical-cannabis access, bringing the total number of states that allow some form of legal marijuana use to 28. Source: Marijuana Appears to Benefit Mental Health: Study

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