CBD and the legality of selling it
CBD is being added to everything from gumdrops to beverages, and includes benefits such as pain relief and stress reduction. But is it legal? As more people are using CBD, it's becoming a more gray area.
F is for 'failure'
Nearly 20 percent of marijuana products in California have failed tests for potency and purity since the state started requiring the checks on July 1. The testing has been especially tough on cannabis-infused cookies, candies and tinctures. About one-third have been blocked from store shelves, says the California Bureau of Cannabis Control. Yikes.
Older adults like cannabis, too
A new study published suggests that increasing numbers of middle aged and older adults are using marijuana - and using it a lot. In fact, 5.7 percent of respondents ages 50 to 64 said they'd tried it in the past month. The drug is also gaining popularity among people in their 70s and 80s.
Botany bonanzaWe love infographics as much as we love botany. Grab a beverage (or whatever) and check out this infographic that breaks down the anatomy of a cannabis plant, the differences between types of plants, and also the basics around cannabis cultivation. Very cool stuff.