Ask 420: How many Licensed Producers do we work with?

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A question we get asked a lot at the clinic, is how many Licensed Producers to we work with, but before we answer that, you should understand what a Licensed Producer is. A Licensed Producer is a marijuana producer who …

Ask 420: Is Medical Marijuana Covered By Insurance?

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Currently no federal, provincial or private health insurance companies cover medical marijuana in Canada. However, the cost of medical marijuana can be covered by Veterans Affairs of Canada, so if you’re a veteran you can speak to them about your …

How medical marijuana stops brain cancer in its tracks

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The world was saddened this week by the news that Tragically Hip frontman, Gord Downie, has terminal brain cancer. Downie is sadly suffering from Glioblastoma, the most aggressive form of brain cancer. As fans of this Canadian icon, and awareness …

Ask 420: Can I travel with my medical marijuana?

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You are allowed to travel within Canada, and carry 30 times your daily limit of cannabis, up to 150 grams total. It’s important to note that you cannot travel outside of Canada with your medical marijuana. If you are travelling …

What’s the difference between cannabis strains?

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When it comes to medical cannabis, there are three categories of product: indica, sativa and hybrid. Whether you are a first-time medical marijuana user or not, it’s important to understand the distinction between each one so you know which strain …

Recipe: Guacamole

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Learn how to make edibles from your medical marijuana! Today we’re checking out cannabis-infused guacamole, perfect for summer. This recipe comes courtesy of Leafly. Ingredients: Optional additions: In a medium bowl, mix all the ingredients except for the cannabis. Stir …

Ask 420: Can I use medical marijuana at work?

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While employers have a responsibility to accommodate their employees’ disabilities and medical conditions, they have an additional duty to maintain safe working environments for everyone. Having said this, the right to medicate at work is not yet recognized at a …

Medical Marijuana and Multiple Sclerosis

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May is MS Awareness Month in Canada, an initiative to stimulate conversation and awareness about Multiple Sclerosis (MS). If you’re not familiar with MS, it’s a neurodegenerative disease that’s characterized by inflammation, and the formation of “plaques” in the central …