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Can Certain Cannabis Strains Reduce Obesity?

Can Certain Cannabis Strains Reduce Obesity?

Here at Cannabis & Glass, we appreciate marijuana in all its forms for recreational and medicinal use. We recognize it truly is a miracle plant. Is it actually possible to use any cannabis strains for obesity, though? While this suggestion might seem counter-intuitive since marijuana has a reputation for inducing the munchies, you might be surprised that certain strains indeed can reduce appetite. To help you understand how, let’s first look at what obesity is and what causes it. What Is Obesity? Obesity is more than simply being overweight. If you have accumulated this much body fact, it can be harmful to your health. Obesity is measured using the BMI (body mass index). This measure expresses a relationship between your height and weight. A measurement of 30 or greater is…
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Great Places to Live Near Liberty Lake

Great Places to Live Near Liberty Lake

Are you thinking about moving to Liberty Lake Washington? Here at Cannabis & Glass, we adored the area so much we set up one of our Liberty Lake dispensary down on Appleway Avenue! Why should you consider living in Liberty Lake, though? Key Benefits of Living in Liberty Lake A mid-sized city nestling in the far east of Washington, Liberty Lake has some fantastic attractions. Vibrant and striking downtown Highly educated and cultured population Phenomenal arts scene Incredible natural beauty all around 260 sunny days each year Lower than average commute time The value of homes is up 10% this year, so it’s a great time to buy a property in Liberty Lake, where the median home price is $364,800. Where should you buy if you’re looking for property in…
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Where Does Marijuana Grow Naturally?

Cultures and individuals have enjoyed marijuana for thousands of years. While most of the marijuana consumed today is planted and tended by humans, there are locations around the world where it grows naturally. Many experts believe that marijuana originated in South and Central Asia and was able to spread across virtually every area of the globe over a period of hundreds of years. Different strains are built to grow in diverse climates which can have a significant impact on their natural ability to grow without human intervention. Though natural growing marijuana does occur in many different climates and regions, most of the marijuana consumed today is developed through a specific process to enhance its intended effects after consumption. Marijuana producers around the world look to take advantage of the various…
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Popular Ways to Consume Marijuana

The media and television typically depict marijuana as being consumed using a bong or a joint; however, pot can be enjoyed in several other ways. There are over half a dozen ways to smoke or consume cannabis. It's just a matter of preference. Popular Ways to Use Marijuana Water Pipes Water pipes, commonly referred to as bongs, are one of the most popular ways to consume marijuana. To smoke using a bong, you pack the marijuana into a small compartment and light the weed on fire, which produces marijuana smoke. The smoke is then inhaled through the water pipe, and the desired effects of the pot will quickly kick in. Rolling Papers Rolling papers are used to create a cigarette-like fixture filled with weed and sometimes tobacco. Also referred to…
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Purchasing Recreational Marijuana in Washington State

Over the last few years, states across the country began introducing marijuana-friendly legislation that allows residents and visitors to consume and purchase marijuana for recreational use. Though Washington state decriminalized the use of recreational marijuana with the passing of the initiative I-502 law in November 2012, the use of marijuana can still be prosecuted under federal law under certain circumstances. While smoking marijuana on private property or in the comfort of your home is allowed, initiative 502 does not permit marijuana to be consumed everywhere, most notably in public spaces. Marijuana consumption in public areas such as parks can result in fines or even jail time. Additionally, to legally smoke marijuana in Washington state, you must meet a variety of requirements, such as being older than 21 years of age,…
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How Long Does Marijuana Actually Stay in Your System?

Marijuana consumption continues to grow in popularity, especially for recreational use. However, many employers still test for marijuana usage and have policies against its consumption. Whether you're applying for a new job or are about to be drug tested for other reasons, it's essential to know how long marijuana stays in your system. When it comes to detecting pot in your system, taking a urine sample is by far the most common method. In general cannabis, traces can be found in urine from one to 30 days after last consumption (possibly longer). Still, the frequency with which one smokes can extend detection to up to three months, which is currently believed to be the longest known length in which marijuana can be noticeable in your body. For someone who smokes…
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Know the Washington State Marijuana Laws

Article originally posted on PotGuide.com Currently, medical and recreational marijuana is legal in Washington. As the second state to legalize recreational marijuana, Washington is a hot-spot for cannabis tourism. Purchasing Marijuana in Washington Anyone over the age of 21 with a valid ID from any US State (or international passport) can legally purchase marijuana in Washington State, although some local jurisdictions have banned dispensaries within their city limits. Purchases include both cannabis and cannabis-infused products along with paraphernalia such as pipes, lighters and papers, making most recreational marijuana dispensaries a one-stop smoke shop. When it is time to light up, however, make sure you're not anywhere near a school, park or public transportation, otherwise you could be subject to a fine. Purchasing & Possession Limits Customers can purchase up to…
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Things to Do in Spokane When You’re Stoned

The great Lilac City is a place that has a lot to offer, stoned or not. Deciding where to explore should not be like scrolling through Netflix. No one wants to try and find somewhere to go for so long that they end up never leaving the house. Having been in business in Spokane since 2014 and residents long before, we know a thing or two about what there is to do here. Here is what we at Cannabis & Glass believe are the best things to do in Spokane when you’re feeling good. Manito Park If being stoned makes you feel like lying on the grass or connecting with nature a little, then Manito Park is the perfect place to visit. There are over 90 acres of greens to…
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New To Cannabis? Take a Weed Tour on a Pot Bus

With new equipment finding its way into the pot smoking market all the time, it should be no surprise that there are new concepts for people to try as well. A weed tour bus can be a great way to make new friends and learn some new things, especially if you are new to cannabis. These tours are not just for laughs; they are also eye-opening. Every tour is a part educational, part cannabis experience, and every company provides a different route. Here is some of what you can expect from a weed tour bus. What Type of Vehicle Do They Use on a Weed Tour? The type of transport you take can determine what you get out of it. You can go on a weed tour in a private…
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Spokane, Washington’s, Best Parks and Recreational Activities

The weather doesn't have to be good to enjoy the great outdoor activities that Spokane has to offer, although it does make them even better. The city is known for being full of green areas. Let’s run through some of the best parks and recreational activities for you to enjoy in Spokane. Manito Park Spanning 90 acres, Manito Park is home to some of Washington's most diverse gardens. This is the place to go if you want to spend time in the great outdoors while in the Spokane area. The Nishinomiya Japanese Garden is a peaceful area at the park's entrance. Sit by the water and watch the koi carp, or feed them from the bridge amid the flora that changes color season by season. There are playgrounds, paths, a…
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