The Impact of Medical Cannabis on the Veteran Community: Updates for This Year

The Impact of Medical Cannabis on the Veteran Community: Updates for This Year

Medical marijuana is a hot topic with veterans right now. You’ve probably even seen news coverage about it. That’s because a coalition of veterans advocacy groups sparked a debate on...
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The Growing Role of Medical Cannabis in Breast Cancer Treatment

The Growing Role of Medical Cannabis in Breast Cancer Treatment

When scientists first discovered that cannabinoids could be used to counteract the growth and spread of breast cancer cells, it opened a new and meaningful frontier in cannabis research. This...
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A Step-by-Step Guide to Dabbing: How Do Cannabis Dabs Work?

A Step-by-Step Guide to Dabbing: How Do Cannabis Dabs Work?

To dab or not to dab? And, no, we’re not talking about the notorious Cam Newton pose. Dabbing is a newer word for a form of cannabis consumption that’s been...
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Cannabis Terpenes, Part 6: What’s Beta-Caryophyllene and How Does It Work?

Cannabis Terpenes, Part 6: What’s Beta-Caryophyllene and How Does It Work?

Terpenes, the fragrant essential oils found in every plant, flower, and herb, are abundant in cannabis. But until recently, terpenes got much less research attention than other components of the...
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Cannabis Terpenes, Part 5: What’s Humulene and How Does It Work?

Cannabis Terpenes, Part 5: What’s Humulene and How Does It Work?

More than 20,000 terpenes appear throughout nature, in every plant, every flower, and even some insects. Relatively few of these aromatic hydrocarbons – about 200 – are found in cannabis....
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Cannabis Terpenes, Part 4: What’s Limonene and How Does It Work?

Cannabis Terpenes, Part 4: What’s Limonene and How Does It Work?

Terpenes, the aromatic hydrocarbons found in every known plant, have a bigger piece of the alternative medicine pie than ever before. And that’s thanks to only one (especially powerful) plant...
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What is Kief and How to Use it?

What is Kief and How to Use it?

If you look closely at a cannabis bud, you might notice it’s covered in tiny, sticky, powder-like crystals. Inside each of these tiny resin pockets are the highest concentrations of...
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The Future of Cannabis Cartridges Is Here

The Future of Cannabis Cartridges Is Here

We sat down with SIRA Naturals Extractions Manager Tom Plunket to discuss Sira’s newest product innovations. Can you tell us a little about yourself? My name is Tom Plunket, I...
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Cannabis Terpenes, Part 3: What’s Linalool and How Does It Work?

Cannabis Terpenes, Part 3: What’s Linalool and How Does It Work?

You’ve probably heard the term “terpene.” It’s five times more likely to pop up in a Google search than it was just two years ago. That’s because interest in terpenes...
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