The Cannabis Show

The Cannabis Show

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The Cannabis Show hosted by Natural Health Services
67 - Cannabis headlines, bylaws, and industry developments.
Apr 25
Today on the Cannabis Show, Kait reports on the top headlines in Cannabis news, the crew discuss new cannabis bylaws, and Evan teaches us the differences between boy and girl cannabis plants. Stay tuned for all that and more on the Cannabis Show!
66 - Where is the Canadian cannabis industry headed?
Apr 18
On this week’s episode of the Cannabis Show, the hosts discuss where the cannabis industry is going, combustion vs vaporization, terpenes, and Hydropothecary’s ‘Good Morning’ strain. All that on more on the Cannabis Show!
Ep 65 - CBD’s relationship to the body, and the life cycle of the cannabis plant.
Apr 11
This week on the Cannabis Show, Basil pays tribute to his hero Tommy Chong, Evan discusses the cannabis life cycle on the Growing Tips segment, and the crew answer a great question about CBD’s relationship to the human body. All that and more on the…
64 — Health Canada’s grow-at-home backlog, and the normalization of cannabis
Apr 4
On this week’s episode of the Cannabis Show (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHFeqZGcpa4tsEVgFsnl3Pw), Hart and Basil square off in another battle of Strain vs. Strain, Basil dives into the positive impacts of cannabis legalization, and the crew…
63 — High praise for Alberta’s recreational cannabis framework
Mar 28
On this week’s episode of the Cannabis Show (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHFeqZGcpa4tsEVgFsnl3Pw), we take a closer look at MedReleaf’s high-CBD strain Trutiva, Hart praises Alberta’s plans for recreational cannabis, and a viewer struggles to find…
62 — How growing conditions impact effects of cannabis strains
Mar 21
On this week’s episode of the Cannabis Show (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHFeqZGcpa4tsEVgFsnl3Pw), we explore Aurora’s version of Blue Dream, review Dynamix a drink mix designed to emulsify and mask the taste of cannabis oil, and explain why the…
Ep.61 — Cannabis industry’s creative juices are flowing, and patients reap the benefits
Mar 14
On this week’s episode of the Cannabis Show (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHFeqZGcpa4tsEVgFsnl3Pw), Basil explores the pace of innovation in the cannabis space, Evan offers sage advice to boost the yield from your crop, we explore the strain Jane…
60 - Cannabis icon Dennis Peron, and women-focused cannabis websites
Mar 7
p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Helvetica} On this week’s episode of the Cannabis Show, Basil pays his respect for recently deceased cannabis advocate and icon Dennis Peron, we have a closer look at the Zeus cleaning kit, and Kait…
59 - Cannabis and the winter blues
Feb 28
This week on the Cannabis Show (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHFeqZGcpa4tsEVgFsnl3Pw), using medical cannabis to treat the winter blues, removing terpenes from cannabis oils, and in the latest round of Strain Vs. Strain we see Kait repping Broken…
58 — Don’t tax medical cannabis!
Feb 21
p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Helvetica} On this week’s episode of the Cannabis Show (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHFeqZGcpa4tsEVgFsnl3Pw), we explore Hydropothecary’s indica-dominant strain Bedtime, Hart gets fired up over…
57 — Cannabis tinctures with culinary artist John Bell
Feb 14
This week on the Cannabis Show (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHFeqZGcpa4tsEVgFsnl3Pw), John Bell joins Kait to discuss the benefits and process to making cannabis tinctures, Basil’s Bud puts the “stereotype of lazy pothead to bed,” and a viewer seeks…
56 — Ditch the rolling papers, your lungs will thank you
Feb 7
This week on the Cannabis Show (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHFeqZGcpa4tsEVgFsnl3Pw), we explore the benefit of vaporizing over smoking, Hart and Basil square off in Strain vs. Strain, and choosing multiple licensed producers.
55 — Easy steps to successfully clone your cannabis plant
Jan 31
On this week’s episode of the Cannabis Show (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHFeqZGcpa4tsEVgFsnl3Pw), we take a closer look at the Zeus Smite vaporizer (http://zeusarsenal.com/zeus-smite-vaporizer.php), discuss decarboxylating cannabis at home, Evan…
54 — The Best of 2017 (Part 2)
Jan 24
2017 was a special year for the Cannabis Show (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHFeqZGcpa4tsEVgFsnl3Pw) in part because of the guests who graciously took time to chat about all things cannabis. In this episode, we feature some highlights from…
53 — The Best of 2017 (Part 1)
Jan 17
Impassioned pleas to call it cannabis. Unscientific memory tests. Medicated edibles. Yellow-tinted glasses. It was a busy first year of the Cannabis Show (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHFeqZGcpa4tsEVgFsnl3Pw). The first season was filled with laughs,…
52 — Using cannabis to alleviate Parkinson’s symptoms
Jan 10
This week on the Cannabis Show, Chris explores Hollio (aka Blue Dream), a sativa-dominant strain from licensed producer MedReleaf. Hart explains the medicinal properties of the non-psychoactive cannabinoid, CBC (cannabichromene). And a viewer asks how…
51 — Selecting nutrients for growing cannabis at home? Keep it simple.
Jan 3
On this week’s episode of the Cannabis Show, we simplify the often overwhelming task of selecting nutrients for growing cannabis at home, review the Arizer Air portable vaporizer, explain why travelling to U.S. states where cannabis is legal with your…
50 — Time flies when you’re having fun
Dec 27, 2017
p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Helvetica} On this week’s episode (our 50th!) of the Cannabis Show, Basil reflects on the past year of growth in Canada’s medical cannabis space, Hydropothecary’s Papaya Grove goes up against…
49 — Twas the Night Before Kushmas
Dec 20, 2017
On this week’s episode of The Cannabis Show, we have a closer look at Hydropothecary’s Elixir No. 1 sublingual THC spray, look at hemp’s rocky legal status over the decades, and the crew discuss cannabis tolerance.
48 - The Holiday Gift Guide
Dec 19, 2017
Today on the Cannabis Show, a pine-scented strain to get you in the holiday spirit, and we’re here to help you with your holiday gift buying!
47 — THCA? The Canadian version of THC, or something more?
Dec 6, 2017
On this week’s episode to The Cannabis Show, we explore the lifecycle of the cannabis plant, discuss the cannabinoid THCA and its benefits, and dive into the history of cannabis tinctures.
46 - Can insurance cover your medical cannabis?
Dec 4, 2017
On this week’s episode of The Cannabis Show, we speak with Dr. Mark Kimmins, Medical Director of Sunniva, and discuss getting your medical cannabis covered by insurance.
45 - CBN, the cannabis compound to help you sleep
Nov 22, 2017
On this week’s episode of The Cannabis Show, learn why placing your cannabis on a windowsill for a few days may be the solution to your sleep problems. Kait explains the benefits of CBD which can counteract some of the negative effects associated with…
44 - There’s gold in that grinder
Nov 15, 2017
p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Helvetica} On this week’s episode, Hart channel’s his inner Jerry Orbach and goes Broadway as he squares off against Basil in another round of Strain vs. Strain. We review the FocusVape Pro vaporizer.…
43 - Choosing the right medium for your cannabis plant
Nov 8, 2017
On this week’s episode, Evan describes the pros and cons of various growing mediums for cannabis greenthumbs, Chris reviews Tweed’s sun-grown strain Yorkshire (Headband), Basil explains the differences between cannabis and non-cannabis-derived terpenes,…
Ep.42 - Living an authentic life as a medical cannabis user
Nov 1, 2017
On this week’s episode, Hart opens up about his experience as a longtime cannabis consumer, medically and recreationally. Basil dives into the controversial use of the term “marijuana,” and how cannabinoids interact with the body’s receptors.
41 - Let’s get topical
Oct 25, 2017
On this week’s episode, cannabis topicals, which are applied on the skin, non-psychoactive and may help with minor aches and pains with Kait’s Kitchen. Basil’s Bud is Oscar-winning film legend and cannabis advocate Morgan Freeman. Chris review’s Broken…
40 - Not all cannabis oils are created equally
Oct 18, 2017
Today, Hart and Chris discuss the benefits of the most famous of all cannabinoids, THC, in Cannabinoid Connection. “Not all oils are made equally,” says Basil, as he delves into the extraction methods used to produce cannabis oil and why some licensed…
39 - Dear Diary, how journalling can enhance your cannabis regimen
Oct 11, 2017
It’s a Kush off in this week’s strain versus strain with Hart representing Hydropothecary’s Kush in one corner and Basil defending Organigram’s Critical Kush in the other. Our resident ACMPR growing guru, Evan, walks us through the differences between…
38 - ‘Just Say Know,’ Frenchy Cannoli, and Part II with the Calgary Police Service
Oct 4, 2017
On this episode, Kait promotes ‘Just Say Know’ as Canada inches closer to legalization, Basil’s Bud is legendary hashish expert Frenchy Cannoli, the crew offer tips for patients new to medical cannabis, and we wrap up our interview with Const. Travis…
Ep.37 - Cannabis legalization and the law, an interview with Calgary Police Services
Sep 27, 2017
On this episode, Hart offers an overview of some of the more innovated cannabis products now offered by Canada’s licensed producers, Chris reviews Aphria’s Champlain oil, Part 1 of Trevor’s interview with Const. Travis Robertson from the Calgary Police…
36 - A Canadian veteran’s journey to recovery with medical cannabis
Sep 20, 2017
On this episode of The Cannabis Show, Canadian military veteran Mike Parsons shares his inspiring story in using medical cannabis to treat symptoms related to a hip injury and PTSD, weaning himself off a “cocktail” of pharmaceuticals, and reconnecting…
Ep.35 - The consumption method that dare not speak its name
Sep 13, 2017 • 8 min
Chris reviews Rex (aka Tangie) a new strain from Medreleaf, Basil drops knowledge about the ‘Mother of All Cannabinoids’ CBGA, our growing guru Evan offers tips and options on lighting, Kait explains the bimodal effects of cannabis, and You Canna Ask Us…
34 - Is ‘Chesterfield lock’ a thing?
Sep 6, 2017 • 14 min
On this episode of The Cannabis Show, terpenes steal Basil’s thunder, Hart weighs in on the licensed producer versus dispensary debate, Chris and Hart take another look at CBD, and a viewer seeks advice on the best method to consume cannabis.
33 - Tomayto, tomahto; and dosing with cannabis oil
Aug 30, 2017 • 11 min
Today on The Cannabis Show, we sit down with Rina from licensed producer Aphria, hear about another one of Basil’s Buds, and take a closer look at the NHS Starter Kit.
32 - Cannabis critic to advocate: Dr. Lester Grinspoon
Aug 29, 2017 • 10 min
On today’s episode of The Cannabis Show, we take a closer look at growing at home, learn about Dr. Lester Grinspoon and we answer your questions about strain consistency.
31 - Travelling legally with homemade edibles
Aug 29, 2017 • 9 min
On today’s episode of The Cannabis Show, we explore Sensi Star, learn about CBG and we answer your questions about transporting edibles.
30 - Talking to your kids about cannabis
Aug 29, 2017 • 9 min
Who is the wind beneath Hart’s wings? On today’s episode of The Cannabis Show we find out. We also learn some tips for growing at home and check out the Magical Butter machine.
29 - Don’t be scared of THC, it’s good medicine
Aug 29, 2017 • 9 min
Today, Kait teaches us how to make healthy cannabis-infused treats, we delve deeper into THC, explore the strain Argyle by Tweed, and answer your questions about how food can help if you’ve over-medicated.
28 - This too shall pass: Tips to deal with a heavy ‘stoned’ reaction
Aug 29, 2017 • 8 min
Did Hart miss his calling as a rapper? Find out on this week’s Strain vs. Strain. Also on this episode, Dr. Ethan Russo, Herbalizer, and we answer your questions about medical cannabis.
27 - A mother’s quest to help her son
Aug 29, 2017 • 10 min
In this week’s episode, we sit down with a mother who is treating her son with CBD oil, we explore the strain Avidekel, and we learn about cannabinoids.
26 - So, very, very … very thirsty. Dry mouth explained
Aug 29, 2017 • 7 min
In this week’s episode, we learn about dry mouth, Basil teaches us about one of his “buds” and we answer your questions about follow-up appointments.
25 - The Stirling Edition!; And, are you really a doctor?
Aug 29, 2017 • 5 min
It’s our 25th episode! In today’s, show we talk about why terpenes are important, explore Purple No. 3 from Mettrum, look at the Smoke Buddy and, yes, our doctors are legit.
24 - Cannabis topicals; The importance of physician follow-ups
Aug 29, 2017 • 6 min
On today’s show, we finally find what the deal is with Basil’s yellow glasses. We also explore MedReleaf’s strain Luminarium, learn about the terpene bisabolol, and discuss the importance of the follow-up appointment.
23 - Cannabis shelf life and proper storage
Aug 29, 2017 • 8 min
Hart and Basil go head to head in another strain versus strain. Also in this week’s episode, we learn about the terpene guaiol, Hart discusses the difference between desktop and portable vaporizers, and we answer your questions about storage for your…
22 - Family Ties: Growing up in a cannabis household
Aug 29, 2017 • 12 min
Just in time for Father’s Day, Hart’s family joins us to discuss what it’s like to grow up in a household with cannabis. We also learn about the terpene borneol, explore a strain that may help with menstrual cramps, and answer your questions about growing…
21 - Tips on using medical cannabis in public
Aug 29, 2017 • 8 min
In this week’s episode of The Cannabis Show, Kait takes us into her kitchen to talk about cannabis and magnesium. We explore CannTrust’s CBD #1 and learn about the benefits of nerilodol in Terp Talk!
20 - When it comes to cannabis tolerance, there is no ‘normal’
Aug 29, 2017 • 8 min
On this week’s episode, Hart and Basil face off in everybody’s favourite, strain versus strain, we talk about tolerance to medical cannabis and Hart opens up about opioids and their potential side effects.
19 - Mixing cannabis and booze; vaping bud tips
Aug 29, 2017 • 10 min
This week on The Cannabis Show, we learn about the importance of follow-up appointments, Hart gives some great tips on vaporizing your medication, and we look at a strain out of Quebec.
18 - Getting started with cannabis edibles
Aug 29, 2017 • 7 min
On this week’s episode, Kait shows us how to prepare delicious edibles with your medicine! Also, we take a closer look at the infamous AK-47 strain and learn about the properties of humulene on Terp Talk.
17 - Migraines and cannabis. A patient’s perspective.
Aug 29, 2017 • 13 min
What is a terpene and why should you care? Basil explains. In this episode, we also sit down with a medical cannabis patient to hear her story on how she treats migraines, explore the strain Strawberry Diesel and answer your questions.
16 - Oh Cannada! The tide is turning for cannabis
Aug 29, 2017 • 8 min
On this episode, we learn about the terpene caryophyllene, Hart the normalization of cannabis in Canada as legalization nears, answer your questions about the law, and ICYMI: check out strain versus strain!
15 - Conduction v. convection. What to consider when choosing a vaporizer
Aug 29, 2017 • 9 min
In this week’s episode of The Cannabis Show, we clean house, or at least vaporizers! We also explore Canada’s own ‘Blue Crinkle’ out of Ontario and learn about the benefits of linalool in Terp Talk!
14 - Impact of legalization on medical cannabis
Aug 29, 2017 • 10 min
On this week’s show, we explore the strain Sunset, look at the properties of the terpene pinene, watch Basil and Hart go head to head in Cannabis 101, and answer your questions in ‘You Canna Ask Us Anything’!
13 - Is there a doctor in the house?
Aug 29, 2017 • 13 min
On this episode, we sit down with Dr. Stephanie Mason, explore the strain Orwell, and learn about a terpene that can help suppress your appetite.
12 - Edibles… nom nom
Aug 29, 2017 • 8 min
On this week’s show, we explore the strain Shishkaberry, look at the calming effects of the terpene linalool, learn about edibles with MediKait, and answer your questions in ‘You Canna Ask Us Anything’!!
11 - So. Many. Strains.
Aug 29, 2017 • 11 min
On this week’s show, we explore Grand Daddy Purps, learn about proper vaping temperatures and Hart and Basil go head to head in a Sativa vs. Indica showdown!
10 - Moar Tommy Chong!; Don’t throw out that vaped bud
Aug 29, 2017 • 12 min
Join us on this week’s episode for the second part of our interview with Tommy Chong! We also explore Girl Scout Cookies, learn about the terpene humulene, and answer your questions about AVB (Already Vaped Bud).
9 - Stop the maddness, it’s called cannabis! And … Tommy Chong!
Aug 29, 2017 • 21 min
On this episode, we sit down with famed comedian, actor and cannabis activist Tommy Chong for Part 1 of a two-part interview. Basil and Hart square off in another strain versus strain bout. And Hart makes the case to ditch the nicknames and call cannabis…
8 - Vapourizers: Portable or stationary
Aug 29, 2017 • 8 min
On this week’s show, we explore the strain Ultra Forte, learn about the terpene Caryophyllene, test Hart and Basil’s memory, and answer your questions in ‘You Canna Ask Us Anything!’
7 - Cannabis v. booze … is this still a debate?
Aug 29, 2017 • 6 min
On this episode, we explore the strain Keats, learn about the terpene Limonene, Hart defends cannabis’ track record compared to alcohol, and we answer your questions in ‘You Canna Ask Us Anything!’
6 - Take it low and slow
Aug 29, 2017 • 7 min
Hart and Basil go head-to-head in a strain review pitting Jack Herer against Jean Guy. MediKate and Chris explain the ‘low and slow’ approach to dosage. And the team discuss proper vaping techniques.
5 - I can’t believe it’s not butter… wait, it is
Aug 29, 2017 • 6 min
On this episode, we explore the strain Sour Diesel, learn about the magical butter machine, and find out if there’s a ‘perfect’ temperature for a vaporizer.
4 - Accessing your medicine; THC, a love affair
Aug 29, 2017 • 8 min
On this episode, we explore the strain Chocolate Berry Kush, learn how to legally access medical cannabis in Canada, and Hart tells us about his love affair with THC.
3 - (Don’t) put in your pipe and smoke it
Aug 29, 2017 • 15 min
On this episode, Chris and Hart explain the health benefits of vaping over smoking cannabis, how to select the best vapourizer for your needs and the subtle but important differences in vaping techniques. Basil and Hart review the strain Cognitiva. And…
2 - The mighty little terpene; Can cannabis help with cancer?
Aug 29, 2017 • 10 min
On this episode, Chris and Basil dive into the world of terpenes, compounds that play a crucial role in medicinal benefits of medicinal cannabis. Hart and Basil explore the strain Operari. And the team clear the air around cannabis and cancer.
1 - Welcome to The Cannabis Show
Aug 28, 2017 • 7 min
On our first episode, we explore the widely popular Jack Herer strain, the interaction between cannabinoids the body’s endocannabinoid system and receptors, and dive into some of the many compounds found in cannabis and the entourage effect.