Canadian Cannabis Update is a Canadian-based podcast, delivering regular news updates and interviews concerning the legalization of cannabis. This latest episode features Neil Menzie, a self described chef and THC connoisseur. Menzie founded T H Sea Creations, a company dedicated to teaching others how to cook wholesome meals infused with THC. Learn how...
According to Statistics Canada, there are 811,000 Canadians taking recreational or illegal cannabis products for their health without a doctor’s note or prescription.  “These are not products that have been approved by Health Canada as over-the-counter medicines (OTCs) or natural health products (NHPs),” notes...
We have entered the new world of cannabis. The legalization of recreational cannabis has galvanized entrepreneurs, provided lucrative opportunities in a variety of sectors, and given Canada the opportunity to be known on the world stage as the country that pioneers groundbreaking cannabis research. After such a historic year, what’s next? Opportunities...
Associate editor Fabian Dawson takes a quick look at the diverse range of voices that is shaping the Great Canadian Cannabis Conversation. THE DOCTORS The Canadian Medical Association (CMA), which unites over 85,000 physicians on national health and medical matters, wants the legal age for consumption to be amended to 21,...
Canadian Cannabis Update is a Canadian-based podcast, delivering regular news updates and interviews concerning the legalization of cannabis. This latest episode features Vancouver-based Defence Lawyer Kyla Lee. She is a very busy person these days. Her practice specializes in cannabis impaired driving, perhaps a new area of law, but an area that...
UBC has hired a Professor of Cannabis Science who will research the role of cannabis in opioid overdose treatment, in the midst of an epidemic that took more than 1,400 lives in the province last year. The job has been given to Dr. M-J Milloy, a recognized leader in the...
VANCOUVER - Cannabis professionals are invited to Blüm & Grow's "Pop Up Portrait" event at a "secret location" that will allow for networking and, of course, photos when you attend. "Join us for a relaxed reception style garden party for a bit of networking and your own portrait or headshot...
In this latest Cannabis Media Collective podcast, host Michael Pedersen interviews Sheriann Baker. "Sheriann Baker is a fighter," says Pedersen. "Diagnosed with terminal brain cancer a few years back, Sheriann decided not to give up, but to go to war. Sheriann walks us through...
An event series in Ontario aims to delve into how cannabis will impact the hospitality industry. The Canadian Association of Professional Sommeliers (CAPS) - Ontario has partnered with Lifford Cannabis Solution for a monthly event series on the third Wednesday of the month, at...
This article has been updated to remove errors in the original version. Jamie Shaw is a cannabis activist who helped medical dispensaries gain municipal support under a prohibitionist federal government. She’s also a writer, filmmaker and is currently a partner at...