More and more studies are conducting research that is proving the ways that medical marijuana can help patients suffering from specific diseases, including Crohn’s disease, multiple sclerosis, and HIV/AIDS. But what are some of the ways marijuana can help everyone, no matter what reason they have for smoking? Here are our top four picks:
The First Glassblowers The first evidence of man-made glass dates back as far as 4000 BC. Glass was first used as a glaze to cover stone beads, and naturally occurring glass found near volcanoes -- obsidian -- was used for spears and hunting. The first instance of glassblowing as we know it did not happen until 1500 BC, when glass was used to create hollow containers for drinking and storage. Around 100 BC, the Romans began to add colors to glass during the glassblowing process, and the glassblowing trade became the prominent artform that we recognize it to be today....
As more studies come out proving the medical benefits of cannabis use, the legal standard of both medical and recreational marijuana is changing across the world. The first country to legalize marijuana, Uruguay, is setting the stage across Europe. But North America is growing more divided over their legislation regarding marijuana use. Whether you’re making travel plans or simply looking to keep up to date, we’re looking at how far legalization has made it in North America, and what that means for the continent from a global perspective.
The medical benefits of various compounds in the cannabis plant have been used since the late Eastern Han Dynasty in China. The cannabis plant has been looked at using modern medical methods since 1838. And yet discussion of these studies has remained up in the air, backed by confusing and jargon-laden legislature. The battle for legal cannabinoid tinctures and oils continues for patients everyday across the country, and we’re taking a look at the narrative so far.
Whether you’re headed home for the holidays or trekking out into the scenic wilds, it is in the nature of the regular smoker to, well, keep on smoking. But it is also in our nature to be a tad bit forgetful, and a misplaced or mischosen item could mean the end of your outside sesh. Thankfully, Smoke Cartel is here to provide an easy checklist to make sure that your efforts will not go to waste.