Irie™ Magazine | Rock - Sisters of the Valley
2017, May 2017 - Cali Reggae, Rock

Rock | Weed Nuns

Weed Nuns On a Mission to heal with Cannabis The Sisters of the Valley, California’s self-ordained ‘weed nuns’, are on a mission to heal and empower women with their cannabis products. Based near the town of Merced in the Central Valley, which produces over half of the fruit, vegetables and nuts grown in the United […]

Irie™ Magazine | Roots - Origin of 420
Roots, 2017, April 2017 - Cali Reggae

Roots | Origin of 420

Origin of 420 April 20, 2017 420, 4:20, or 4/20 (pronounced four-twenty) is a code-term that refers to the consumption of cannabis, especially smoking cannabis around the time 4:20 p.m./a.m. (or 16:20 in some European nations) and smoking and celebrating cannabis on the date April 20 (which is 4/20 in U.S. form). Origin A group […]

Irie™ Magazine | News - Cannabis, Opiates and the Treatment of Age-Related Pain
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Cannabis, Opiates and the Treatment of Age-Related Pain

Cannabis and exercise/physical therapy were reported to be the most effective therapies for improving quality of life. A striking number of patients—around half—reported that opiates had a negative impact on well being, resulting in worsening mood, energy, functional ability and sleep. Of the respondents that had used both cannabis and opiates for pain, ninety-one percent […]