Blog

clock melting because i smoked cannabis
October 13, 2020

Why does vaping herbs appear to slow down time?

The most common effects of using a dry herb vaporizer include feelings of euphoria, relaxation and of course, the munchies. However, one topic that doesn’t get the attention it deserves is the perception of time.. Slowing... Down….. to…... A….... Crawl!

Read more

already vaped bud
October 13, 2020

Why you should be saving your AVBs (Already Vaped Bud)!

If you’ve been using a dry herb vaporizer and emptying the contents of the oven into the bin when you’ve finished vaping you’re missing out on some potentially very potent herb.

Read more

Why do you build up tolerance up to vaping (and how to avoid it!)
October 13, 2020

Why do you build up tolerance up to vaping (and how to avoid it!)

The worst thing about vaping cannabis everyday is building a tolerance to it and have to vape more to get the same effect. Ever wondered why we build tolerance or how we can avoid it?

Read more

Does vaping cannabis smell
October 13, 2020

Do Dry Herb Vaporizers smell?

The smell emitted from vaporizers is far less potent than smoking. In my personal experience, the smell from vaping cannabis is not only less when compared to smoking but it also dissipates far quicker too.

Read more

THC CBD CBN CBG THCV
October 13, 2020

5 Cannabinoids you need to know about!

Did you know that scientists have now identified over 100 separate cannabinoids?

THC is the most infamous cannabinoid and CBD is currently the media darling but many of the lesser known cannabinoids have their benefits too so we decided to shine a little light on them too!

Read more

are dry herb vaporizers more potent than smoking?
October 13, 2020

Is vaping herbs as potent as smoking?

Whilst the health benefits of vaping is clear, we’ve been never able to provide definitive proof that it is just a potent as smoking so it was quite interesting to come across some research where doctors investigated exactly this.

Read more

Storing cannabis
October 13, 2020

How to best store your herbs (and what destroys them)

The four biggest factors when storing herbs are humidity, light temperature and oxygen. Similar to wine, dry herbs age best when left in a cool, dark place where there are limited levels of humidity.

Read more

saving money on cannabis using a vaporizer
October 13, 2020

Can spending money on a dry herb vaporizer save money?

However, vaping can be great for your bank account - especially over the long term! Despite the initial outlay, even an expensive vaporizer such as The Mighty will pay for itself within a couple of months when compared with the costs incurred when smoking.

Read more

making infused brownies and butter
October 13, 2020

Making brownies with your 'Already Vaped Bud'!

Last month, we explained why it is worth saving your 'already vaped bud' (AVB for short). Today, we’re going to show you how  easy to recycle your vaped herbs into potent edibles -  a lifesaver when you’re on a budget and need to stretch out the life of your herbs!

Read more

CBD and hay-fever
October 13, 2020

Can CBD help hay fever?

Hay fever is probably the least enjoyable part of summer - apparently, 1 in 5 of us suffer from it! Despite the many modern miracles in modern medicine, there is currently no cure. However, there is some research that suggests CBD could help provide relief and that a cannabis-based supplement could work as a treatment.

Read more

Third Eye Cannabis
October 13, 2020

Opening your third eye: Cannabis and the Pineal gland

Most of the important parts of our body come in twos: eyes, hands, halves of heart, sides of brain, testis, ovaries, kidneys, lungs et al... but we only have one pineal gland which is why many cultures spanning different millennia and parts of the globe believe it represents unity of our dual spiritual and humanistic states.

Read more

Avoid contaminated herbs!
October 13, 2020

Are your herbs contaminated? How to tell!

In an ideal world, every single plant we vape would be completely natural and unaltered.  Unfortunately, during growth many plants can become contaminated with mould or chemicals if not dried, cured or stored properly. Today we discover how to check your herbs are in good condition!

Read more

3 ways vaping can boost your sex life
October 13, 2020

3 ways vaping can boost your sex life

There are a variety of opinions when it comes to cannabis and sex. Some have the belief it is a powerful aphrodisiac whilst others argue that it will put a dampener on things. However, there are indeed many reasons to believe that vaping can improve your sex life.

 

Read more

bioavailability cannabis
October 13, 2020

What is bioavailability and why does it matter?

What percentage of the compounds in my herbs will actually be used by my body? The answer to that largely depends on how you ingest your herbs. Different methods have different bioavailability rates. What is most effective? Edibles, vaping, smoking, creams or tinctures?

Read more

Here's what the UK's main political parties think about legalising cannabis
October 13, 2020

Here's what the UK's main political parties think about legalising cannabis

As we have illustrious company supporting a more progressive cannabis policy dank! decided to take a look into exactly what the leaders of the UK's main political parties actually think.

Read more

Four compelling reasons why Westminster needs to legalise cannabis now!
October 13, 2020

Four compelling reasons why Westminster needs to legalise cannabis now!

The primary duty of our government is to protect the people it serves and currently, our government’s approach to cannabis is quite simply failing to do that.

Read more

Red eye from cannabis
October 13, 2020

Why do dry herbs make your eyes red?

You may have read that red dry eyes occur when someone is allergic to the cannabis smoke in the air. However, this does not explain why eyes can go red after eating edibles.

Read more

How long does CBD stay in your body?
October 13, 2020

How long does CBD stay in your body?

Cannabidiol, or CBD for short, is just one of the 120+ compounds found in the Cannabis Sativa plant.

Unlike THC, CBD is fully legal in the UK and does not get users high. Nonetheless, many of you have emailed in to ask 'how long does CBD stay in the body?' so we decided to answer your question here!

Read more

What is the Mystery USA Vaping Illness - Are UK vapers safe?
October 13, 2020

What is the Mystery USA Vaping Illness - Are UK vapers safe?

No doubt you'll have heard about the reports from the US about a mysterious vaping illness. When our health is involved it is important to adopt a better safe than sorry approach.

Let's take a look at the causes of the Mystery American Vaping Illness and see if there is any cause for concern here in the UK.

Read more

Inhaling from a herbal vaporizer
October 13, 2020

You are probably inhaling from your dry herb vaporizer all wrong!

It is quite possible that your vaping method is all wrong! Good quality herbs are expensive. Therefore, it is important that we get as much mileage out of our bud as possible. By using the correct method to inhale we can maximise the extraction of cannabinoids from our herbs.

Read more

Hive and UK Elevate CBD E Liquid
October 13, 2020

Everything you need to know about CBD Vape Oil

In the UK, CBD is growing almost exponentially in terms of popularity and we get tons of questions from our community every day so we thought we’d make life easier for all you and pop the most pertinent questions into one blog post

Read more

 Happy New Year
October 13, 2020

Here's why 2019 is the year to quit smoking... and start vaping!

One habit I found easy to give up on was smoking cannabis. I switched to vaping two years ago and never looked back. Below are three reasons you should do the same!!!

Read more

best temperature to vape cannabis at
October 13, 2020

What is the best temperature for my dry herb vaporizer?

When you burn plant matter, only 10% of the smoke produced contains cannabinoids. 90% of that smoke actually contains toxic by-products such as carbon monoxide, tar, benzene and other carcinogens - chemicals we want to avoid, especially if using dry herbs for its medicinal properties.

Read more

Can vaping CBD help you sleep?
October 13, 2020

Can vaping CBD help you sleep?

Sleep has been proven to be an important part of a healthy lifestyle. Not getting enough sleep can greatly affect our health. Recently, I've enjoyed vaping CBD helps me unwind before bed but is a placebo or is there science to back it up?. Read on to find out!

Read more