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December 20, 2019

Here’s What you Need to Know about Vaporizers

Introducing a new cannabis concentrate format, developed specifically for medicinal use. Vaporizing cannabis concentrates reduces the number of by-products compared to combusting dried flower and helps with rapid onset of effects in a convenient and discreet format. Read all about how vaporizers work and get helpful tips for starting your vaporizer journey.
September 11, 2019

Terpene of the Month: Beta-Caryophyllene

Terpenes are believed to contribute towards the therapeutic effects of cannabis. Knowing the terpenes that are present in their medical cannabis products can help patients better predict the benefits and effects that they might experience. Learn more about one of the terpene’s that’s most abundantly found in cannabis known as beta-Caryophyllene.
September 3, 2019

What is the Seed-to-Sale Certified quality promise?

Aphria holds itself to high quality standards when it comes to the cultivation and production of medical cannabis. Our Seed-to-Sale Certified quality promise is our commitment to protecting the health and safety of patients and starts from the moment a plant is brought into our facility in Leamington, Ontario.
August 28, 2019

The Impact of Product Format on Effects

Medical cannabis patients often expect different effects from products with different cannabinoid contents (active compounds in cannabis, such as THC and CBD). They may not realize that the format of the product also has an impact on its effects. Discover what is the impact of product format on effects.
August 23, 2019

Cannabis and Travel: What You Need to Know

Whether it’s for work or leisure, travel is a reoccurring aspect of many Canadian’s lives. Our warm summers, fall foliage, and upcoming Thanksgiving holidays mean that many Canadians may be visiting friends and family in the coming weeks and months. Legalization of cannabis in October 2018 resulted in new rules and regulations under the Cannabis Act, making it a good time for a refresher on traveling with cannabis.
July 2, 2019

Cannabis and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Research indicates a positive correlation between PTSD symptom severity and cannabis use. This relationship may be explained by the fact that individuals with PTSD report that cannabis alleviates their symptoms (such as negative mood, anxiety, and sleep disturbances) and improves factors that contribute to quality of life.
June 14, 2019

THC, CBD: Understanding the Popular Cannabinoids