Lamar Odom announces cannabis business plans
Former NBA player Lamar Odom has announced plans to launch a marijuana business. Odom used marijuana to help him overcome his cocaine addiction, and he believes his business, Rich Soil Organics, will help others find a path to wellness. His celebrity—he was married to Khloé Kardashian, after all—will likely help with this endeavor.
Medical marijuana vs the opioid crisis
According to two recently published studies, opioid use is lower in states that allow easy access to medical cannabis. There’s a theory that many people are willing to supplant their opioids with marijuana, and these findings certainly support this idea. Learn more about the studies here.
Cynthia Nixon says yes to legal cannabis
As you may have heard, Cynthia Nixon recently announced her candidacy for New York governor. Nixon, best known for playing Miranda Hobbes on Sex and the City, stated that she would work to legalize marijuana if elected. It’s all about that tax revenue.
Seniors support medical marijuana
A new survey from the University of Michigan found that a majority of polled seniors support medical cannabis, even while many of them have not tried medical marijuana themselves. Cheers to being open-minded.
Fake weed kills
Okay, so this isn’t technically cannabis news. It’s news about fake cannabis. Synthetic cannabinoids are deadly. Please don’t use them, and don’t let anyone you know use them. End of story.