Wellness

Cannabis & Workouts: How To Do It Safely
Working out after ingesting cannabis is a popular habit for a reason. Here’s how to do it safely. Marijuana’s legalization has had wide-ranging implications. From attracting a varied base of users to the production of...
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How To Safely Use Cannabis For Your Workouts
Working out after ingesting cannabis is a popular habit for a reason. Here’s how to do it safely. Marijuana’s legalization has had wide-ranging implications. From attracting a varied base of users to the production of...
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Nine celebs cashing in on cannabis
Legally speaking, cannabis has slowly been making progress, helping to shift the cultural perspective so much so that it seems celebrities openly embracing the drug could be the norm. But that may not be the case overall. Despite...
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What should you know about cholesterol, cannabis and CBD?
In 2016, 28.2 million adults in the U.S. were diagnosed with heart disease with a heart attack occurring every 40 seconds, according to the American Heart Association. As the leading cause of death for men, women and people...
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Will Marijuana Destroy My Lean Muscle Mass?
Can the herb, something that has therapeutic properties, really sabotage a man’s overall muscle mass?  Around middle age, a lot of men make an effort to start going to the gym in an attempt to shrink that bulging gut and...
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NHL Legend Mark Messier teams up with CBD water company
Six-time Stanley Cup champion Mark Messier knows plenty about sweat, no surprise given he was nicknamed “The Moose” for his considerable strength and aggressiveness on the ice. So it likely also comes as no surprise that...
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Does CBD Use Lead To Less Alcohol Consumption?
A new study finds that plant-based CBD may be associated with decreased alcohol consumption among regular cannabis users. If you’re a consumer of CBD, there may be an extra benefit to reap from the compound. New research...
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High THC products and where to find them
This story is a part of The GrowthOp’s weekly series, Ask A Budtender. Alex Howarth grew up in B.C. Although her passion to work in the music industry led her to move to the U.K, when it came to putting down roots, Toronto...
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How to avoid weed paranoia during the pandemic
Cannabis is highly variable. While frequent users may have a solid routine when it comes to their weed consumption, marijuana can straddle the line between deep relaxation and intense paranoia, with a single variable sometimes...
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After baby and beyond: How CBD and weed can help moms
As some companies start catering to new moms or new-again moms, physicians are often answering questions about CBD and marijuana. Marina Yuabova, an associate professor at the City University of New York, says she believes...
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Cataracts and cannabis: Is there a treatment connection?
Affecting almost 25 million Americans, cataracts cloud the eye, reduce vision, dull colours and, when not treated, can cause blindness. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), cataract is the leading cause of blindness...
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Canadian companies pushing the cannabis envelope
COVID-19 might be keeping many Canadians indoors and idle, but the activity has not slowed for a number of cannabis providers who continue to identify new and innovative approaches to benefit marijuana consumers. Consider...
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