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Utah State Senator Jim Dabakis Comes to Las Vegas to Try Marijuana for the First Time

Utah State Senator Jim Dabakis Comes to Las Vegas to Try Marijuana for the First Time

Our neighbors to the east, Utah, will be voting on a fairly tame medical marijuana law next month. If Proposition 2 passes, medical marijuana patients in Utah would not be allowed to smoke marijuana or purchase more than two ounces of marijuana flower or any cannabis product with more than 10 grams of THC. Being […]

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Study Finds that Marijuana Does Not Reduce Pain but Increases Pain Thresholds

Study Finds that Marijuana Does Not Reduce Pain but Increases Pain Thresholds

It feels like there are more research studies on marijuana to determine its medical value lately than we have ever seen before. One of the most recent studies published in JAMA Psychiatry came out of Syracuse University and sought to delve deeper into how cannabis can benefit people suffering from pain. The results of the […]

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The DEA Is Allowing Marijuana Imports into the US from Canada for Research

The DEA Is Allowing Marijuana Imports into the US from Canada for Research

After two years of lobbying the DEA to permit marijuana imports in the form of capsules containing THC and CBD from Canada into the United States for research at the University of California San Diego’s Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research, the DEA has finally said yes. Dr. Fatta Nahab led the campaign for approval from […]

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California Marijuana Lab Testing Eliminating Large Amounts of Inventory

California Marijuana Lab Testing Eliminating Large Amounts of Inventory

On July 1st, California hit the reset button on its marijuana industry. While the regulated sales of adult-use cannabis started on January 1st, the state was still allowing the leftover marijuana from the system born from the 1998 Compassionate Use Act to be sold up until the July 1st deadline. Much of the marijuana in […]

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Caesars Palace Hotel and Casino No Longer Testing It’s Employees for Marijuana

Caesars Palace Hotel and Casino No Longer Testing It’s Employees for Marijuana

Maybe the casinos in Las Vegas will not be allowing guests and their risk takers to smoke marijuana on their premises due to the federal prohibition of marijuana for the foreseeable future, but they are facing another challenge when it comes to their employees. Apparently casinos are struggling finding employees that can pass their drug […]

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Dr. Cindy Orser of Digipath Labs, Terpenoid Cannabis Strain Naming Guidance Published in Cannabis Science and Technology Magazine

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Dr. Cindy Orser of Digipath Labs, Terpenoid Cannabis Strain Naming Guidance Published in Cannabis Science and Technology Magazine

Our Chief Science Officer here at Digipath Labs, Dr. Cindy Orser, had her article concerning guidance on cannabis strain naming published by the Natural Products Chemistry and Research publication which is reviewed by her fellow scientists. The piece was then published in the first ever issue of¬†Cannabis Science and Technology Magazine. As a leader in […]

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Cannabis Infused Popcorn & Powdered Tincture to be Offered at Nevada Dispensaries

Cannabis Infused Popcorn & Powdered Tincture to be Offered at Nevada Dispensaries

Marijuana edibles are becoming a very popular form of cannabis consumption. Consumers have been able to choose from all sorts of gummies, tinctures and drinks since recreational sales began last July. States like Colorado have refined laws concerning edibles to ensure that they do not appeal to children by making the sales of animal or […]

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A Better Understanding of Active Cannabinoids, Such as THC

A Better Understanding of Active Cannabinoids, Such as THC

There are a lot of questions about what THC, or Tetrahydrocannabinol-9, the psychoactive compound found in the cannabis plant actually does to people that ingest it. People do searches on Google regularly to try and answer questions like, do cigarette filters block THC; or do detox drinks work for THC; or do hemp seeds contain […]

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