The head of the NBA’s players union is joining the board of a major marijuana company at the same time reports are surfacing that players will not be tested for cannabis and other recreational drugs when they convene to wrap up the season in Orlando next month. Michele Roberts, who […]
Overall, the Big Four (and their corresponding Players Associations) have moved in the right direction in the last five years on cannabis testing. The post Trial And Error: Cannabis And The Big Four Sports Leagues appeared first on The Fresh Toast.
Does soaking in this cannabis-derived product really reduce muscle soreness? Here’s what we found out. The post Does Soaking In CBD Help Sore Muscles? appeared first on The Fresh Toast.
An English Premier soccer team could soon wear a marijuana company’s logo on the front of their jerseys. The post Marijuana Company To Sponsor Premiere League Soccer Team appeared first on The Fresh Toast.
As professional sports leagues change their polices, will college sports do the same? Continue reading The Future of Marijuana Testing In College Sports at The Fresh Toast.
A coalition of criminal justice reform advocates—including several Republican officials and a major basketball star—recently delivered a letter to President Trump, imploring him to grant pardons or commutations to people serving time in federal prison for non-violent marijuana offenses. Weldon Angelos, who himself was convicted over cannabis and handed a […]
With spring training now in full swing, Major League Baseball is further clarifying its stance on marijuana. Players can now consume cannabis without risk of discipline, the league explained in a new memo, but they can’t show up to work under the influence and—at least for now—are barred from entering […]
The NFL Players Association could soon vote on an agreement with the league that includes sharply reduced penalties for marijuana use by football players and dramatically shortens the annual window during which they may be tested for cannabis and other drugs. While the proposed changes haven’t been publicly released, the […]
Marijuana is slowly beating the odds against decades of prohibition and, in turn, it’s becoming one of America’s favorite feel-goods. The latest Gallup poll shows that 12% of the United States population is getting high regularly. Yet the stigmas associated with the cannabis plant continue to be just as crippling […]
Imagine you’re a race horse. Do you get nervous before the starting bell? Scientists are curious to learn if CBD might help. The hype around cannabidiol has hit the equestrian world hard since the 2018 Farm Bill federally legalized industrial hemp and its derivatives, including CBD. While federal officials have […]