May 2018

Welcome to Finance Insider, Business Insider’s summary of the top stories of the past 24 hours. Sign up here to get the best of Business Insider delivered direct to your inbox. Rise of the robots Morgan Stanley is leveraging artificial intelligence to generate customized emails for its 16,000 financial advisers to send to clients when the markets […]

Welcome to Finance Insider, Business Insider’s summary of the top stories of the past 24 hours. Sign up here to get the best of Business Insider delivered direct to your inbox. Rise of the robots Morgan Stanley is leveraging artificial intelligence to generate customized emails for its 16,000 financial advisers to send to clients when the markets […]

By Julia Chiappetta Sentinel Columnist I just returned from Orlando, where I assisted The Best Answer for Cancer Foundation (BAFC) with it’s 16th International Integrative Oncology Conference, “Cancer, Cannibis, Keto.” The mission of BAFC is to improve the quality of life and treatment of cancer patients, with holistic platforms, targeted therapies and a patient-centered approach. […]

It isn’t just pot brownies. Massachusetts is set to see a wide variety of edible products hit the retail marijuana market beginning this summer. Even if officials expect the recreational marijuana market to be “sparse” when stores begin opening in July, industry experts say edibles have the potential to be particularly exciting for the Bay […]

Cannabis has found its way into just about every facet of culture and lifestyle from food and fashion to medicine and spirituality and beyond. With so much happening in the weed world, sometimes you need more than an article or think piece to really get some in-depth understanding and keep your finger on the pulse […]

Local business Down to Earth hosted a workshop on May 20 for community members to learn how to properly grow their own cannabis. Even before the legalization of marijuana in 2016, people have been growing and using cannabis for a variety of purposes. Now that marijuana is legal for recreational use, more people are taking […]

Call them what you will: bongs, straight shooters, bubblers, hookahs, calabash, corn-cob, hubble-bubble, whatever. A bong is a brilliant bit of kit and has been in use, in one form or another, for hundreds (possibly thousands) of years. The name comes from baung, the Thai word for “cylindrical wooden tube”. That is a fair description, […]

WINNIPEG – The Provincial Government has sent off a list of laundry items to a federal Standing Senate Committee to highlight ongoing concerns related to the legalization of cannabis,, including road safety. “As we address the federal government’s decision to legalize recreational cannabis, our government’s priority is to ensure the public health and safety of […]

Tincture is a plant-matter extraction into a carrier oil or other fluid like alcohol or glycerin. CBD is less-often associated with alcohol extractions, so users are more likely to see grapeseed oil and coconut oil, vegetable glycerin and other stable carriers. Using a tincture is simple. Most tinctures come with a dropper so that you […]

So you’ve heard all about the health benefits of vaping weed as opposed to smoking it and now you’re ready to buy your very first vape. But are you prepared to find the perfect vape? Between the vast variety of units and the even more massive amount of features, probably not. A good place to […]

There are two big myths about growing marijuana indoors: the first myth is that it’s really easy to grow weed indoors. The second myth is that it’s really hard. It’s true that practically anyone can grow weed indoors. But it takes a little effort and planning. Here’s how to get off to a good start. […]

It’s been one hell of a ride! We took early positions in some of the biggest cannabis stocks on the planet — before they became the biggest cannabis stocks on the planet. I’m talking about stocks such as: OrganiGram Holdings (TSX-V: OGI), which has since delivered gains in excess of 890%. Aphria, Inc. (TSX: APH), […]