Sports Medicine’s Changing Attitude on Cannabis

By Sheri Matteo | December 6, 2018

Attitudes regarding cannabis use are changing in professional sports and with good reason. Recent scientific evidence as well as an overwhelming amount of anecdotal evidence from athletes themselves points to the therapeutic benefits of cannabis for common athletic ailments. The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) establishes standards for athletes globally in […]

Book Review: Healing with CBD

By OovTeam | November 27, 2018

CBD has received a lot of attention in the last few years, spotlighted as an alternative to THC-based products. It’s become a go-to option for people who want the benefits of cannabis without the psychoactive effects. In fact, CBD is being highlighted in the media more than THC-related products due […]

World’s First Medical Study of Cannabis Menstrual Suppositories Is Seeking Volunteers: Be Part of Her Story

By OovTeam | November 10, 2018

Despite the available treatments for the pain and inflammation of menstrual cramps, millions of women still suffer through their periods. The most common treatment, Ibuprofen and other NSAIDs, disrupts digestion. Alternatives like opioids are extremely addictive, intoxicating, and can cause constipation. And while hormonal birth control may provide relief for […]

The Professionalization of The Cannabis Industry

By OovTeam | November 8, 2018

The cannabis industry is growing up. With the legalization of cannabis has come an increase in the professionalism of those who are serving consumers and working behind the scenes. Staff and personnel are “leveling up” their educational qualifications within the thriving and newly-competitive industry. Does your medical dispensary budtender know […]

New Cannabis Study Peeks Into The Lives of Microdosing Mamas And Divorced Dads

By OovTeam | November 7, 2018

Social media can be a lot more telling than we suspect. It turns out that when we’re sharing the ups and downs of our days, our self-care routines, and our wellness tips, we might just be participating in a study about cultural shifts! Thanks to legalization in places like California, […]

Edibles: Small Bites for the Modern Cannabis Kitchen

By OovTeam | November 6, 2018

On November 6, something exciting launched in the cannabis community: Stephanie Hua & Coreen Carroll’s newest book, Edibles: Small Bites for the Modern Cannabis Kitchen!  This cookbook takes edibles to new levels by showcasing 30 delicious and inviting recipes geared towards all types of consumers. Team Oov had the opportunity […]

5 Things You Can Do To Advocate For Cannabis Legalization In Your State

By OovTeam | November 5, 2018

Thirty states have legalized cannabis for medicinal purposes, while nine more (plus Washington D.C.) have legalized cannabis for recreational use, which means there are twenty states in which cannabis is still prohibited. The push to end the prohibition of cannabis has always been framed as a human rights issue, primarily […]

The Style of Cannabis

By OovTeam | October 13, 2018

The land of athleisure, Portland, OR isn’t exactly known for being a fashion mecca. With brands like Nike, Adidas, and Columbia dominating the scene, the average person’s clothing choices can easily end up being as drab as our characteristically cloudy skies. Fortunately, the cannabis industry has been a refreshing influence on […]

Upcoming Cannabis Events

By OovTeam | October 8, 2018

The cannabis industry has no shortage of exciting events nationwide right now. Take a look below to find everything from industry events for medical professionals to cannabis-infused dinners, guaranteed to get you the elevated experience that you’re looking for. Industry Events The 4th Annual Cannabis Nurses Network Conference With more […]

3 Critical Questions to Ask Yourself Before Becoming a Cannabis Entrepreneur

By OovTeam | March 9, 2018

If you’re looking to elevate your career to new highs, a career in cannabis may be what suits you. With an industry projected to be worth $57 billion  globally in just under a decade from now, the green rush is one that many are turning their eyes to with a […]