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Four Reasons Boulder Cannabis Consumers Are Adding CBD To Their Coffee

  Coffee and CBD need no introduction. Many people around the world attribute their heightened focus, concentration, and energy levels to coffee. And if you asked your colleague why they’re unusually grumpy or sluggish, they would readily attribute it to having missed their morning cup of joe. While CBD long played second fiddle to THC in the minds of recreational …

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7 Unexpected Ways CBD Can Make Boulder Life Better

CBD popularity is growing fast in Boulder. Everybody from senior citizens with arthritic conditions to hard-training athletes have found this compound effective at managing conditions such as pain and inflammation. And based on current trends, this is only the beginning. We’re already seeing cannabidiol being used in beverages, cheeseburgers, tinctures, beauty products; and more recently, pet food. The research firm …

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New 5-Year Marijuana Impact Report Debunks Many Anti-Marijuana Arguments

When cannabis was legalized in Colorado, detractors said it would increase teen use, reduce graduation rates, and lead to an uptick in crime and car accidents. Meanwhile, pro-marijuana advocates were quick to point out the many potential benefits: increased tax revenue, better funding for schools, and a reduction in crime, to name a few. This Fall, the Colorado Division of …

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More People Want Legal Weed Than Lower Taxes (12 Crazy Popular Things With Less Support Than Cannabis Legalization)

In 2016, support for cannabis legalization was at an all time high, with 58 percent of respondents supporting decriminalization. In 2017, the number grew to 64 percent. And with this year’s data now available, Americans in support of legalizing cannabis has peaked yet again, with an incredible 2 out of every 3 citizens in favor of decriminalizing marijuana. With such …

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8 Life Changing Cannabis Benefits for the Elderly

The older you get, the more experience you have (like in a video game). A 4-year old toddler is just a level 4 human—they haven’t been in the game long enough to get much experience. They’ve only leveled up a few times, and it shows in their general skill set and knowledge (or lack thereof). Once you reach level 40, …

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How Long Does Weed Stay In Your System?

How long does weed stay in your system? It’s a simple question with a complicated answer. But, it’s an answer many cannabis consumers need to know. Despite marijuana being legal in Colorado, many locally-based companies continue to drug test potential employees. Marijuana is also included in the standard 5-panel (and often random) drug tests that occur during probation. And if …

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Pot & Pets: Is Cannabis Safe for Your Furry Friend?

Is marijuana safe for pets if they get into your stash or grow? What happens when a pet breathes in cannabis smoke or gets into the cannabis plant, bud stash, edibles, or hash oil? What are the medical uses for CBD in pets? New research continues to reveal the medical benefits of marijuana in people. Let’s look at the evidence …

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Marijuana for Weight Loss: Take a Hit, Get Fit

Marijuana leads to the munchies, right? And the munchies lead to weight gain, right? Some medicinal marijuana users are prescribed cannabis specifically because of its ability to help trigger the appetite. So why is the stereotypical stoner so skinny? While it won’t replace a healthy diet and exercise, heavy cannabis use may play a role in getting a smaller waist …

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Is Marijuana Withdrawal Real?

Marijuana withdrawal is a bit like the Sasquatch. Many people claim they’ve seen it. Some dedicate their lives to studying it. Others question whether it exists at all. And a few even ridicule the idea that a plant as perfect as marijuana could lead to anything as sinister-sounding as withdrawal. The simple truth is that quitting anything you’re used to …