Category: Lifestyle

  • “GanjaChicken”: How a Thai farm is using marijuana

    “GanjaChicken”: How a Thai farm is using marijuana

    A farm in northern Thailand has taken a revolutionary approach to their free range chickens by feeding them marijuana instead of antibiotics which have earned them the nickname “GanjaChicken”. Research carried out by Chiang Mai University have analysed the farm which has fed 1,000 chickens marijuana as reported by Business Insider. The results show positive […]

  • UN report: 209 million used cannabis worldwide

    UN report: 209 million used cannabis worldwide

    The latest research from a UN report has shown that the use of cannabis has increased worldwide due to further legalisation and the effects of the Covid-19 lockdowns. Since US states began to legalise cannabis they have been followed by other nations including Uruguay, Canada and most recently Thailand. The UN report states that approximately […]

  • Most cannabis in Australia consumed by daily users – study

    Most cannabis in Australia consumed by daily users – study

    A new study estimates that 81% to 85% of all cannabis was consumed by the 16% of all Australian cannabis users who used it daily. Weekly users and daily users together accounted for an estimated 98% of all cannabis consumed in Australia between 2007 and 2016, according to research published in the scientific journal Addiction. This, […]

  • Elderly day centre ditches Hollywood star Brian Cox after weed revelation

    Elderly day centre ditches Hollywood star Brian Cox after weed revelation

    A day centre for the elderly has ditched film star Brian Cox as its patron after he admitted he enjoys cannabis. Last week the Scottish actor said cannabis is ‘absolutely great’ and the drug makes the turbulent world of politics easier to bear. Now Joyce McIntosh, chairwoman of the Mid-Lin Daycare Centre, in Dundee , says he will no […]

  • Can cannabis cause mania and angry rages?

    Can cannabis cause mania and angry rages?

    It’s common knowledge that the effects of cannabis can make most users chilled out and relaxed, however many would agree that when wondering about the other effects, anger and rage would be a less assumed. Recent reports have stated that cannabis can be a common cause for symptoms of mania, rage and anger, with the […]

  • Cannabis improves sex, scientists find

    Cannabis improves sex, scientists find

    Marijuana can improve libido and sexual satisfaction, a study has revealed. A paper published in the Sexual Medicine journal has found a direct link between a moderate use of cannabis prior to sex and a significant increase in arousal and strength of orgasm. Researchers studied the sex lives of almost 400 participants who volunteered intimate […]

  • The truth behind super-strength cannabis shatter

    The truth behind super-strength cannabis shatter

    Recent reports in the UK have suggested that super-strength cannabis ‘glass’ is being sold to teenagers on social media platforms, and while there may be some truth to the claims, this super strength cannabis is actually no more dangerous than the regular flower form. Cannabis shatter, as it’s commonly dubbed in North America, is a […]

  • Cannabis champion Olivia Newton-John honoured by the Queen

    Cannabis champion Olivia Newton-John honoured by the Queen

    Australian singer Olivia Newton-John has been made a ‘Dame’ in the Queen’s New Year Honours. The cancer-stricken star of Grease – a tireless campaigner and fundraiser for research into medical cannabis – is being recognised by Great Britain for services to cancer research, charity and entertainment. Most recently, she sold off her clothing collection from […]

  • Las Vegas set to become a hub for cannabis tourism

    Las Vegas set to become a hub for cannabis tourism

    Las Vegas has long-been a tourism hot spot within the United States, averaging around 40 million visitors per year flocking from all around the globe to mop up the plethora of casinos, restaurants and ludicrously expensive alcohol. However, the place aptly named as Sin City is on the verge of becoming a hub for cannabis […]

  • Cannabis advocate Willie Nelson quits smoking, saying it ‘almost killed him’

    Cannabis advocate Willie Nelson quits smoking, saying it ‘almost killed him’

    Country music legend and cannabis activist Willie Nelson has quit smoking, revealing that it “almost killed him” after consuming it for 65 years. The humble 86-year-old admitted that he has “abused his lungs quite a bit” over the years, which has made breathing increasingly difficult. As a result, he has decided to put down the […]