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Is Cannabis Addictive?

Is Cannabis Addictive?

This hot-button question is representative of a huge grey area of misunderstanding. The ambiguity stems from a lack of understanding of fundamental concepts around addiction, as well as an exaggerated history of “reefer madness.” If someone asked you to define “addiction,” what would you say? If you’re of the belief that addiction is a chemical [...]
Colorful Cannabis Buds

Colorful Cannabis Buds

How Do Genetics Influence Cannabis’s Color? In order for plants to express vibrant non-green hues, they may need the genetic building blocks to do so. These building blocks are called anthocyanins, which are a family of flavonoids that provide purple, red, or blue pigments (also found in blueberries, eggplants, red cabbage, concord grapes, violets, and [...]