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Indica VS Sativa VS Hybird: How to Choose the Best Strain

Indica VS Sativa VS Hybird: How to Choose the Best Strain

Did you know that about 55 million American adults used cannabis at least once in the last year? Of those, about 35 million adults describe themselves as “active users.” An “active user” means they use cannabis at least once a month. Recent studies show there are...

Edible Dosing 101: 7 Tips for First Time Users

Edible Dosing 101: 7 Tips for First Time Users

Edibles are a perfect option for first-timers who want to experience the effects of cannabis without smoking. Who wouldn't want to get high by eating brownies, cookies, or candies? Taking edibles often results in a more intense high, so first-timers should pay close...

First-Time Visitors: How to Buy Marijuana From a Dispensary

First-Time Visitors: How to Buy Marijuana From a Dispensary

It’s perfectly normal to feel nervous the first time you visit a dispensary because you don't know how to buy Marijuana. Marijuana has been illegal for decades and there's always been a big stigma attached. California residents are now permitted to buy recreational...

A Buyer’s Guide to Marijuana Delivery in San Jose

A Buyer’s Guide to Marijuana Delivery in San Jose

Did you know that if you live in California you can have marijuana delivered to your home? California has permitted medical marijuana for its residents since 1996, but in 2016 state voters approved the Adult Use of Marijuana Act (AUMA) to open it up for recreational...

25 Surprising Marijuana Statistics

25 Surprising Marijuana Statistics

Marijuana has been increasingly growing as a topic of conversation. As marijuana use has become more mainstream, the narrative surrounding marijuana and those who use it has shifted. Researchers and psychologists are starting to uncover a number of benefits provided...

Purple Lotus Lights the Night to Fight Against Leukemia & Lymphoma

Purple Lotus Lights the Night to Fight Against Leukemia & Lymphoma

Light the Night Walk 2017 The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Light The Night Walk funds treatments that are saving the lives of patients today. LLS is making cures happen by providing patient support services, advocating for lifesaving treatments and pioneering the...

What are Hemp Terpenes?

What are Hemp Terpenes?

If you enjoy marijuana, you have probably experienced a variety of “high” feelings with this leafy and herbaceous plant. You can attest that no one experience is the same, and the herb itself can make you feel so different; cerebral — mind-affecting with euphoric...

San Jose Flood Relief

San Jose Flood Relief

The City of San Jose was shook to its core this past week with severe flooding throughout the entire community. After one of the wettest Winters in the past decade, everyone was caught off-guard by the torrential down pour and even The Lotus was impacted with...

Traditional Medicines No Longer Needed in Nearly Half of CBD Users

Traditional Medicines No Longer Needed in Nearly Half of CBD Users

Big Pharma has taken another hit in the war against Cannabis after another major survey was completed by Brightfield Groupand HelloMD. The survey, which included 2,400 CBD users, gives us a deeper understanding of the benefits and overall effectiveness of CBD. The...