Author Archives: Lady Stone

The Effect of Medical Cannabis Legalization on Opioid Prescriptions in US

Opioid epidemic is a global problem leading to more than 55% increase of premature death caused by drug abuse. In October 2017 the opioid epidemic was declared ‘National Public Health Emergency’. The number of opioid prescriptions for the period 1993 – 2013 raised from 76 million to 207 million. Since 1996, 29 states and Washington […]

Medical cannabis – what do the physicians think about it

While attitudes and policies about medical cannabis are changing there are still lots of controversy in its use. Research team from the University of Haifa, Israel has conducted interviews with physicians to get better understanding of what physicians think about medical cannabis and if they would prescribe it.  This is important research because physicians are […]

Cannabidiol: facts and confusions

Cannabidiol (CBD) is a compound found in cannabis which is gaining popularity with its medical benefits. However there also lots of misconceptions about CBD and some of them are: Misconception : Cannabidiol is non-psychoactive and non-psychotropic The correct term should be non-intoxicating. Cannabidiol has shown benefits in anxiety, schizophrenia, addition and possible depression. Misconception: CBD is […]

Autoflower Portal Magazine, Issue 3, Jul-Dec 2015

Our magazine is back with its 3rd edition! Those of you who have downloaded our previous editions know that Autoflower Portal Magazine is dedicated to research, recipes, strain reviews and lots of interesting facts from period July – December 2015. Although it may sound like a long time ago all the information that you can […]

Sex expression in monoecious cannabis plants

This is an overview of research on sex expression in monoecious cannabis plants (plants that express male and female characteristics at the same time) and how sex expression is affected by different factors. It is well known that majority of the cannabis plants are monoecious (express both male and female characteristics on the same plant) […]