Andrea Kovarcsik

Why Boomers Are Turning to Cannabis

Aging Canadians are among the nation's most enthusiastic medical cannabis users. Find out why.

Recreational Cannabis Is Almost Legal, So Why Aren’t We Forgiving Convictions?

The cannabis industry is booming. In the meantime, activists and lawyers warn that the current criminal system disproportionately penalizes people of colour for so-called cannabis crimes.

Can Cannabis Relieve Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms?

Meet a doctor and patient who say yes, medical marijuana can help with the pain, fatigue and inflammation caused by exposed nerve fibres.

Is Cannabis a Safe Treatment for Postpartum Depression?

Medical marijuana isn't a standard treatment for depression, but some doctors and moms think it should be.

Can Cannabis Help Your Fibromyalgia?

Fibromyalgia is hard to diagnose and treat, and is even harder to live with. Can cannabis help fibro sufferers cope with their symptoms?

Sorry, Hemp-Based CBD Still Isn’t Legal in Canada

Cannabis-based CBD is legal by prescription, and hemp is a legal crop in Canada, so it makes sense that hemp-based CBD would be legal and widely available. But it's not.

Is Your Yeast Infection Treatment Getting You High?

Fluconazole is a common drug used to treat a common condition. But this yeast infection treatment can interact with cannabis in unexpected ways.