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Spliffs & S’mores: Rules for Consuming Cannabis at Parks Canada Campsites

Parks Canada now allows campers to consume cannabis in all campsites and reservations for the 2019 season open this week. As per classic Canadian politics however, where, when and who can smoke vary by province. Some basic national rules: adults of the legal age can carry 30 grams...

Dissolvable Cannabinoids: A New Frontier in Cannabis Consumables

Let’s face it, not everybody is a fan of cannabis-infused edibles. No matter how hard you try to mask that signature cannabis flavour, an aftertaste or odour is often still detectable in many infused products. Solving the flavour problem is no easy task, but a new preparation may offer solutions. Flavourless,...

Launching an IEO or ICO ?

ICOs have become an extremely popular method for companies to raise capital for their business projects and to enter the booming cryptocurrency space. ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings) offer the opportunity for businesses to launch their own cryptocurrency and fundraise a significant amount of capital for their venture. Bypassing many of the problems associated with...

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?The Ball Talk – Paul George and Kawhi Leonard to the Clippers. ?

Well, hello there to all of the basketball fans out there. I honestly never thought I would start blogging about basketball, but heck why not? As I am a professional basketball player I thought I might share some of my thoughts about the recent "craziness" with trades happening around the NBA....

Mark Zuckerberg’s ‘new rules’ for the internet happen to benefit Facebook

Facebook has recently outlined how it intends to clean up its content, making much of the fact that it has expunged 3.3 billion fake profiles in the last six months. After 18 months of mounting criticism, culminating in Senator Elizabeth Warren’s promise to break up so-called Big Tech –...

MediaOfficials.com is Making Climate Change News Main Stream!

Media Officials covers, creates, prioritizes and promotes stories that affect the wellbeing of life on Earth and the health of the planet. Media Officials uses blockchain and custom algorithms to instantly issue members financial rewards for content, shares, votes, fact checking and more. Here are some of the problems that Media Officials are solving. Making climate...

Several injured, some seriously, in bus crash in blizzard conditions

Police say the bus, headed to Calgary from Lake Louise, had 15 people on board Mounties from the Cochrane, Alta., detachment say several people were hurt last night when a bus crashed into a ditch and rolled over. Police say the bus was eastbound on...

New NAFTA deal ‘in trouble’, bruised by elections, tariff rows

MEXICO CITY/OTTAWA — More than six months after the United States, Mexico and Canada agreed a new deal to govern more than US$1 trillion in regional trade, the chances of the countries ratifying the pact this year are receding. The three countries struck the United States-Mexico-Canada agreement (USMCA) on...

Facebook promises crackdown on fake news in Australia

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Social media giant Facebook Inc said on Friday it would strengthen measures to fight fake news in Australia and briefly block foreigners from buying political advertisements in the lead-up to a national election due in a few weeks. The move comes with the company - and...

CinemaCon: Disney-Fox Merger, Streaming Strife Will Be Hot Topics

The annual gathering of theater owners and Hollywood studios gets underway this week in Las Vegas amid a dramatically changing landscape for the movie business. There will be plenty for theater owners to discuss this week during their annual Las Vegas tete-a-tete with Hollywood studios, including the mega...

Kourtney Kardashian Launches Lifestyle Website Poosh

The Kardashian empire expands with an editorial website. In the hopes of inspiring fans to live their best lives, Kourtney Kardashian has launched a modern lifestyle site named Poosh. And with an amalgamation of topics such as non-toxic beauty, tips for busy mothers, health-focused recipes,...

Former WWE Boss Linda McMahon to Exit Small Business Administration

The former president and CEO of WWE is expected to address the press with Trump in Palm Beach on Friday. The head of the Small Business Administration, Linda McMahon, is expected to announce that she is stepping down...

Quebec family stopped at border with body in vehicle

The words “what do you have to declare” took on a bizarre meaning at a Canada-U.S. border crossing on Sunday. For a Quebec family, the answer was grandpa. TVA reports that around 2:30 a.m., a mother and her son returning from Florida arrived at the crossing...

Auto industry wants Ontario to fix ‘ridiculous’ electricity rates

TORONTO — Auto executives welcome the Ontario government’s recent $40-million plan to boost their sector, but also urged political leaders to address competitive challenges, such as the province’s electricity rates.  Premier Doug Ford says he plans to do just that, but hasn’t said how, exactly. Rob...

‘I felt like a slave:’ Inside China’s complex system of incarceration and control of minorities

In Kazakhstan, former detainees recount brutal treatment, political indoctrination, forced labour and surveillance. Nathan VanderKlippe reports ahead of human-rights group’s visit to Ottawa seeking action Before she was...

Taxi pressure tactics suspended after driver self-harms on live TV

Montreal’s taxi coalition has suspended its pressure tactics after a dramatic incident on live TV Friday morning, “Following a dramatic incident live on LCN, the taxi industry is completely stopping its pressure tactics until further notice,” spokesperson Felix Tremblay said in a written statement. “The objective...

Fatal crash causes ‘significant’ fuel spill, closes Hwy 3 at Kootenay Pass until Friday

Tanker driver killed in single-vehicle crash; tank has ruptured, fuel flowing into South Salmo River An Alberta man has died and a significant amount of fuel has spilled in a tanker crash on Highway 3, at the bottom of the Kootenay Pass between Salmo and Creston, B.C. 

Study: Cannabis Can Improve a Woman’s Sexual Experience

According to a recent study published in the Sexual Medicine health journal, cannabis usage ahead of sex can help women experience better orgasms. Noting that “scientific research on the effects of marijuana on sexual functioning in women, including libido, arousal, orgasm, and satisfaction” was limited, the aim of this study was...

The AGCO has Issued Ontario’s First Two Cannabis Retail Licenses

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) has announced that The Niagara Herbalist (St. Catharines) and The Hunny Pot Cannabis Co. (Toronto) have become the first two authorized cannabis retail shops in the province. In order to achieve...

Aurora Cannabis Inc. Completes Acquisition of Whistler Medical

Aurora Cannabis Inc. has officially acquired Whistler Medical Marijuana Corporation in an all-stock deal. The companies involved first announced the potential acquisition back in January. In a press release, Aurora credited Whistler Medical with developing “one of Canada’s most iconic cannabis brands, built...

Health Canada Approves Aphria Inc.’s Facility Expansion

To do big business, you need to have the right setup to make that happen. Now, thanks to Health Canada, Aphria Inc. has been given the green light to add an additional 800,000 square feet of facilities at its Aphria One location. This is all part of the company’s completed...

Martha Stewart to Advise Canopy Growth on Future Products

For decades, Martha Stewart has been the gold standard as it relates to recipes, home décor, crafting and various DIY projects. Her success in these fields didn’t just help Stewart become a successful and influential businesswoman, it also shaped her into a pop culture icon. Now, the 77-year-old Stewart has taken...

6 Canadian Cannabis Stocks Worth Watching in 2019

As the medicinal and recreational cannabis businesses continue to grow across Canada, so does the notion that more and more people would like to invest in the industry. With that in mind, we thought it'd be pertinent to provide you with a quick look at six Canadian cannabis stocks worth watching.

Nearly 5 Million Canadians Used Cannabis in the Last 3 Months

Earlier this month, Statistics Canada released its National Cannabis Survey (NCS) for Q4 2018. Here, it was reported 15% of Canadians (4.6 million people, aged 15+) used cannabis in the last three months. Seven per cent of those Canadians used cannabis for non-medicinal purposes. The NCS was...

Tragically Hip-backed Cannabis Company Opening Retail Hub in Kingston, ON

Up Cannabis Inc., a company backed by legendary Canadian rockers The Tragically Hip, is opening an “Experiential Hub” in the band’s hometown of Kingston, Ontario. It will be located inside of a forthcoming Spiritleaf retail centre. This news coincides...

Canadian Weed Industry Battles Supply & Demand Issues

On October 7, 2018, weed became legal across Canada. Not only did this monumental achievement provide consumers with an easier, safer pathway to purchasing and enjoying product, it also provided weed manufacturers, distributors, and retailers with an opportunity to seemingly do better business. Unfortunately, the abundance of consumer enthusiasm has helped...

How to Claim Medical Marijuana on Your Canadian Income Tax Return

During tax season, we all hope to receive a nice little return from the Government. At the very least, we hope to not owe them anything. Turns out, if you use marijuana for medical purposes, your tax return could receive a bit of a boost. In 2015, the

Study: Men Who Smoke Pot May Have Higher Sperm Count

According to a recent study published in the Human Reproduction journal, men who smoke pot may be able to produce more sperm than men who don’t. If that revelation is a surprise to you, you’re not alone. “We spent a good two months...

Aquaponics: How Fish Poop Can Help Bring Cannabis to Life

When it comes to growing cannabis, many still envision a traditional technique centered around soil, water and light. However, times are a changing and so have the methods in which marijuana manufacturers use to create quality product. For instance, would you believe that fish can be used in the growing...

The Leafly Buyer’s Guide to Indoor Cannabis Grow Tents

Grow tents have been essential for home growers for years. But with legalization and the convenience of online shopping today, the market may seem flooded with options. It’s easy to get overwhelmed by the myriad options, so here’s a guide to help navigate buying the right grow tent for your...

Why Does Cannabis Get You ‘High’ and Make You Feel Good?

You’ve probably heard of the commonly held myth about the chemical that is blamed (or credited) for the cannabis high: dopamine. Many media reports over the past few decades explain that THC induces a “flood of dopamine” that causes the pleasurable “high” cherished by recreational cannabis consumers. Where did the media...

What Does One Gram of Cannabis Look Like? A Visual Guide to Cannabis Quantities

A gram, an eighth, an ounce–what does it all mean? We’ve all been there at one point. Attempting to make sense of the names associated with different cannabis quantities can be challenging. Central to the confusion is conceptualization of weight, which depends on both product size and density. If you are...

What Are the Best Ways to Get Rid of Cannabis Smell Inside Your House?

Cannabis, as we’re well aware, is a flower. One of the primary functions of flowers is to create terpenes, odoriferous chemicals designed by nature to attract pollinators and ward off predators. These pungent compounds can be one of the best and worst parts of enjoying cannabis. The rich smell of...
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Spliffs & S’mores: Rules for Consuming Cannabis at Parks Canada Campsites
Parks Canada now allows campers to consume cannabis in all campsites and reservations for the 2019 season open this week. As per classic Canadian politics however, where, when and who can smoke vary by province. Some basic...

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