Ahead of New Zealand’s September Referendum, Majority of Australians Now Support Legalising Cannabis

Australians want legal cannabis; New Zealand should too A 2019 survey on drug use indicates the majority of Australians are now in support of legalising recreational cannabis use. The National Drug Strategy Household survey is conducted every 3 years, but while it consistently showed an increase in support for legalisation in the past, the latest results markContinue reading “Ahead of New Zealand’s September Referendum, Majority of Australians Now Support Legalising Cannabis”

Changes Shaping Up in New Zealand Marijuana Laws

Using Marijuana in NZ New Zealand is home to one of the largest user bases of cannabis. Cannabis is currently the most widely used illegal drug in the country. Public opinion about the drug use has largely been polarizing, with the ban on the drug currently hindering the emergence of evidence for or against theContinue reading “Changes Shaping Up in New Zealand Marijuana Laws”

The Legalisation of Medical Marijuana in New Zealand

Is Marijuana in New Zealand Legal or Not? The regulatory landscape of cannabis in New Zealand is nearly as ambiguous as the crops of scientific evidence of the drug’s characteristics. In many instances, what we see on the ground from law enforcement activities is mostly in disparity what is on the books, as officers oftenContinue reading “The Legalisation of Medical Marijuana in New Zealand”

Regular Cannabis Use and a Requirement for More Anaesthesia

A Rise in Global Cannabis Consumption The consumption of cannabis – for medical and recreational purposes – is no new feat. Records of marijuana consumption date as far back as at least 5,000 years ago. Physical evidence to support this claim was provided by Andrew Sherrat, an Oxford archaeologist. His findings include a gravesite of an ancientContinue reading “Regular Cannabis Use and a Requirement for More Anaesthesia”

What the Government’s Final Draft of Cannabis Legislation Draft Looks Like

Why the New Draft Cannabis Legislation is a Win-Win for Everyone The proposed Cannabis Legalization and Control Bill is a reflection of the government’s sincere departure from the prohibition era. The bill represents the government’s heartfelt desire to save cannabis users from the flaws of the illicit black market and to promote the safe useContinue reading “What the Government’s Final Draft of Cannabis Legislation Draft Looks Like”

Is Cannabis Vaping Safe?

The U.S Continues to Prove an Insightful Testing Ground for Countries Considering Cannabis Vaping Legalization Countries on the verge of legalizing some form of cannabis use are closely watching recent developments of cases of vaping-induced lung illness in the U.S. So far, hundreds of cases have been reported in the U.S, but none has yetContinue reading “Is Cannabis Vaping Safe?”

How Hemp Protein Powder Compares to Other High-Quality Plant-Based Proteins

What is Hemp Protein? Hemp protein powder is rapidly growing in popularity among health enthusiasts, thanks to its top-draw nutritional value. In addition to a robust amino acid profile, hemp protein packs a punch of fiber, omega-3 fatty acids, and omega-6 fatty acids. Hemp protein is made from finely grounded pressed seeds of the hempContinue reading “How Hemp Protein Powder Compares to Other High-Quality Plant-Based Proteins”

NZ Seniors are the Fastest Growing Users of Recreational Cannabis

The growing prevalence of marijuana use among New Zealand seniors New Zealand seniors have become the main demographic championing the course to end cannabis prohibition. With the fog of stigma gradually giving way to well-informed awareness of cannabis benefits, more seniors are turning up at cannabis dispensaries to seek alternatives to mainstream medication.  The legalizationContinue reading “NZ Seniors are the Fastest Growing Users of Recreational Cannabis”

Being Addicted to Cannabis

What’s the Possibility of Getting Addicted to Marijuana? Much of the controversy surrounding marijuana arises from the fact that each person’s unique body chemistry and mental state significantly influences the outcome of drug use. As a result, it’s possible for one person to find it easy to take a break from marijuana use, while othersContinue reading “Being Addicted to Cannabis”

What are the 5 main reasons to vote against the NZ referendum on Cannabis?

The move to cannabis legalisation may not be as wise as many of us think In the last year, legalisation of cannabis in New Zealand garnered overwhelming support from political parties as well as nationals. The New Zealand Government has announced their intention to hold a cannabis referendum at the 2020 general election. An independent poll recentlyContinue reading “What are the 5 main reasons to vote against the NZ referendum on Cannabis?”