cannabis science

Brain Cancer Awareness Month: Craig “51” Rodgers, Cannabis Warrior

Brain Cancer Awareness Month: Craig “51” Rodgers, Cannabis Warrior

ALL PHOTOS: Facebook Editor’s note: I wrote this after Craig Rodgers, aka “51”, passed away in June of last year.  It seemed too personal and sad to share this piece when I wrote it last summer. In fact, when I wrote it, I used the second person pronoun “you” because it was too hard to […]

THC Mythology: The Demonization of Mr. T. H. Cannabinol

THC Mythology: The Demonization of Mr. T. H. Cannabinol

A few months ago I was speakin’ to a friend about the herb. She’s been on the herbal for years and years. Hailing from Ottawa, she found no lack of florists. Funny how the closer to Parliament, the more choice you see in these medicinal buds. I mentioned how Cannabidiol was stopping seizures. She had […]

Pushing Skepticism Without Shafting Cannabis Reform

Pushing Skepticism Without Shafting Cannabis Reform

Over the last few days, I have cracked open emails on my laptop that start with sentences like the ones below: Marijuana corrupts the moral fiber of youth. Aliens placed the cannabis plant on our planet to accelerate our evolution. THC cures Alzheimer’s disease. I certainly prefer these to the emails that hawk pills designed […]