CBD

Dec 7, 2021

Cannabis products that are high in the non-intoxicating compound cannabidiol (CBD) have been creating a buzz since legalization. But what exactly is CBD? CBD is one of more than 100 chemical compounds (cannabinoids) found in cannabis. How does CBD work?  CBD works with the human body’s endocannabinoid system (ECS), which is an important internal system […]

safe tips to store cannabis

Dec 7, 2021

Keep non-medical cannabis away from minors and pets by safely storing it in a secure location. Health Canada recommends storing cannabis products (dried flower,pre-rolls,vapes,edibles and concentrate) safely sealed, out of sight and reach. It is illegal for individuals under the age of 19 to possess non-medical cannabis in ontario and it is illegal to share legally purchased non-medical […]

THC

Dec 7, 2021

Cannabis is a complex plant that contains hundreds of natural chemical substances. More than 100 of these are known as cannabinoids, which are compounds made and stored in the plant’s trichomes. Trichomes are the tiny, resinous glands that stick out from the flowers and leaves of the plant. What is THC? Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is one […]

How Long Do Edibles Take To Kick In?

Oct 11, 2021

Edibles can be a fun and exciting way to enjoy everything that cannabis has to offer, but eating an edible won’t create the exact same experience as smoking or vaping your favorite cannabis buds. There are some important differences between smoking and ingesting edibles to keep in mind when shopping for cannabis from our Ajax […]

Cannabis and Stress: Learn About the Top Strains for Anxiety Relief

Oct 6, 2021

Have you been feeling a little stressed-out? Like it or not, anxiety is a fact of life today, and it’s one of the top reasons people visit our Ajax, Ontario cannabis store. But while studies indicate that marijuana can help ease many forms of anxiety, not all cannabis is created equal. It helps to know […]

Is Higher THC Better?

Jul 22, 2021

Many newcomers to cannabis have questions about THC, and for good reason. THC percentages are displayed prominently on all of the products you will find in our menu and on our shelves. But just what does THC mean and why is it so important?  What Does THC Mean? THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) is a cannabinoid found in […]

Start low, go slow

Jul 9, 2021

For the safest experience, always use CANNABIS PRODUCTS in a safe place with people you trust, start with products that are low in THC and begin with small amounts. Those with no prior experience with cannabis are cautioned to begin at a very low amount and to immediately stop if unacceptable or undesirable side effects occur (e.g. […]

Pre-rolls

Jun 27, 2021

Non-medical cannabis can be consumed in several different ways. A common way to consume is by smoking a pre-roll, more commonly referred to as a joint. PRE-ROLLS, as the name suggests, are previously rolled or assembled by the licensed producer. Pre-rolls purchased at BC Cannabis Stores are either hand-rolled or machine-rolled by licensed producers into […]

Oils, Capsules and topicals

Jun 27, 2021

Cannabis oils and capsules provide an alternative, and potentially more precise method of consumption to smoking. Read on to learn about safe ways to consume these products, and upcoming changes to regulations that will see oils and capsules reclassified as extracts. Cannabis oil can be consumed in several different formats. In liquid form, oils can […]

Indica , Sativa and Hybrid

Jun 27, 2021

Generally known by its Latin name, Cannabis sativa, cannabis has historically been thought of as consisting of at least two types, indica and sativa, which are believed to differ in terms of places of origin, height, and leaf shape. Hybridization and other selective breeding has made it more difficult to generalize about these groups in terms of effects, however there […]