Alana Armstrong

Author’s recent posts:

Blockchain Technology Hopes To Keep CBD Honest

BlockStrain registers and tracks data from the plant to the finished product so that customers have uncompromised information about what is in their cannabis-dosed product.

Why Marijuana Companies Are Partnering With Artisan Chocolates

Besides it being an indulgent and relaxing treat, there's an excellent reason for makers to go with "the good stuff" when pairing cannabis and cocoa.

Clouds Of Smoke: How Marijuana Stock Photography Got Out Of Control

Though organization by the Drug Policy Alliance have tried to combat the trend, stoner stereotypes persist in mainstream media images and stories. But how does that happen?

3 Reasons Athletes Are Expected To Turn To Marijuana In 2019

We are going to hear more about athletes using cannabis to burn through the anxiety and mental blocks that inevitably precede performance, competition and training.

Canada Can Combat Marijuana’s Black Market By Following California’s Lead

Canada's grey market might be collapsing, but it seems that as long as citizens have cell phones, they have access to many impressive products not available in the legal market.

Could Canada Use Nevada’s Marijuana Shortage Protocol?

Because there are no best practices for dealing with a weed shortage—yet—here's what we can glean from how Nevada dealt with low supply when officials there underestimated the demand.

How Do Cannabinoids Quell Anxiety?

Anxiety, like marijuana, comes with stigma but the increasing impact of anxiety disorders on family life and the economy, it’s no wonder everyone seems to be looking for a salve.

What Does Marijuana Do To A Boner?

Have you ever wondered, somewhere in the back of your mind (minimized to a tiny voice so as not to freak yourself out) whether the weed you smoke affects your erection?

Cannabutter 101: How To Dose Your Baking Without Totally Baking Your Friends

If you have bud and butter, then you can make a cannabis-infused butter with which to medicate you own food.

Tear, Cut Or Grind: How Do You Break Up Your Bud?

The simple question of how to break up marijuana buds is a sobering reminder of just how personalized, individualized and even digitized our smoke rituals have become.