Study Claims Marijuana Use Lowers Sperm Counts

A new study conducted by researchers at the University of Copenhagen in Denmark has found that men who smoke marijuana more than once a week have lower sperm counts, on average, than men who do not use marijuana or use marijuana less frequently. The study was published in the American Journal of Epidemiology. Men who use marijuana more than once a week were found to have spe...

Marijuana Users Less Likely to Be Obese

People may joke about pot-smokers getting the munchies, but a new study shows that marijuana users are less likely to be obese than those who abstain from using marijuana. The Journal of Obesity published a study from the Conference of Quebec University Health Centers that compared weight ranges and diabetes risks for marijuana users and non-marijuana users. Researchers s...

Majority of Canadians Want to Legalize Marijuana

The majority of Canadian voters-- 53 percent-- approve of legalizing recreational marijuana, according to a sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll. One third of voters disapprove of legalizing recreational marijuana, while twelve percent don't have an opinion. Only 9 percent of those polled believed that marijuana laws should stay as they are, and 12 percent said...

Menominee Tribe Legalizes Recreational and Medical Marijuana

The Menominee tribe of Wisconsin voted on recreational and medical marijuana this week, approving both. The tribe posted the results of the campaign on their Facebook page Friday morning. Advisory Referendum Results Should the Menominee Tribe allow the recreational use of cannabis (marijuana) for adults (age 21 or older)? 677 – Yes 494 – No Should the Menomine...

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Senate Committee Approves Recreational Marijuana In DC

Senate Committee Approves Recreational Marijuana In DC

Washington DC voters voted to legalize recreational marijuana by adults 21 and older last November with the passage of Initiative 71, but the House republican leadership stepped in and...
First Ever Marijuana TV Ad Pulled From Colorado Station

First Ever Marijuana TV Ad Pulled From Colorado Station

The first ever TV ad for a marijuana product was pulled from the Colorado station KMGH Tuesday night. The ad for Neos, a cannabis vape pen producer, was meant...
Willie Nelson Announces Launch of Marijuana Brand

Willie Nelson Announces Launch of Marijuana Brand

Country music legend and known marijuana-enthusiast Willie Nelson has revealed plans to enter the marijuana market in Colorado by this fall. Willie will be offering “Willie’s Reserve” as his...
Cannabis May Help Heal Bone Fractures

Cannabis May Help Heal Bone Fractures

A new study published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research has found that cannabidiol (CBD), a non-psychoactive element of cannabis, may help bone fractures heal better. According...
Colorado Rejects Proposal to Allow Medical Marijuana for PTSD

Colorado Rejects Proposal to Allow Medical Marijuana for PTSD

Colorado health officials have rejected a proposal to add Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) to the list of qualifying conditions for medical marijuana. This is the third time since...
Teenagers Using Less Marijuana Now That It’s Legal

Teenagers Using Less Marijuana Now That It’s Legal

A new study published in The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse has found that teenagers are now using marijuana less frequently and in lower quantities now that...
San Francisco “Baked Sale” Cancelled by City

San Francisco “Baked Sale” Cancelled by City

San Francisco’s Get Baked Sale, a bake sale event for cannabis-infused medical marijuana edibles, has been cancelled by the SF Department of Public Health after a new supervisor ruled...
Senators Push to Make Marijuana Research Easier

Senators Push to Make Marijuana Research Easier

A group of eight Senators is pushing federal regulators to make it easier to researchers to study the medicinal properties of marijuana. The Democratic Senators, led by Elizabeth Warren,...
Portland Oregon Airport to Allow In-State Passengers to Fly with Marijuana

Portland Oregon Airport to Allow In-State Passengers to Fly with Marijuana

Portland International Airport in Portland, Oregon is allowing passengers who are flying to destinations in-state to carry marijuana on their flights.  Marijuana became legal in Oregon on July 1,...
Indiana’s Marijuana Church Sues State

Indiana’s Marijuana Church Sues State

Indiana’s First Church of Cannabis has sued the state, claiming its religious beliefs are being infringed on.  The First Church of Cannabis was created on the tails of Indiana’s...