marijuana vs tobacco long-term health

Smoking Marijuana vs. Tobacco – Short & Long Term Differences

In this article, we’re diving into smoking marijuana vs. tobacco – short and long-term effects on your health and what it means for your insurance rates.  Let’s get started.  Quick Summary The biggest problem with studying the long-term effects of marijuana smoking is scientists and doctors have often found concurrent use with cigarette smoking. Also,…
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hemp vs. cannabis differences

Hemp vs. Marijuana – The Key Botanical & Legal Differences

In this article, we will look at hemp vs. marijuana – how they’re different biologically, legally, and what it means for your life insurance.  Let’s dive in.  Quick Summary Hemp and cannabis come from the same plant, Cannabis sativa. Two common cultivars Cannabis sativa ssp sativa and Cannabis sativa ssp indica. Although these plants have…
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how long does a cannabis high last?

How Long Does a Marijuana High Last?

This week, we’re going to cover the angles of the question “how long does a marijuana high last?”  We’ll touch on the amount of THC, methods of consumption, physiology, onset time, how long THC stays in your system and affects the drug test, and how to sober up quickly or extend your high.  We will…
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eating marijuana versus smoking

Eating Marijuana vs. Smoking – What’s the difference?

We’re going to cover the differences between eating marijuana vs. smoking it. This article will compare the effects on your body, the experience, side effects, life insurance, and potential adverse effects.  We’re keeping the biology/chemistry jargon to a minimum so you won’t need to recall what you learned in middle school.  Let’s dive in.  We’re…
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differences between medical and recreational cannabis

Medical Marijuana vs. Recreational – Chemistry, Taxes, Regulation & More

We’re looking at medical marijuana vs. recreational, specifically significant differences in potency, sales, growing methods, legal regulation, and economics. Naturally, we’ll cover what it means for your insurance too.  Skip ahead using the table of contents below.  Let’s get started.  Quick Summary Despite continued prohibition at the federal level in the United States, cannabis used…
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benefits of quitting cannabis

What are the Benefits of Quitting Marijuana?

We will cover the benefits of quitting marijuana if you choose to change your lifestyle, including how it affects your life insurance. The article will also touch on addiction and abuse if that’s your impetus.  Here’s the thing. Regardless of how you choose to live your life, you deserve good health and respect. We’re providing…
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final expense for cannabis users

Final Expense Life Insurance for Recreational & Medical Marijuana

Final expense life insurance is a small life insurance policy designed to cover the end of life expenses – like the cost of a funeral and remaining medical bills.  You will also see final expense insurance called burial insurance. The terms are entirely interchangeable.  Because the face amount (the amount that the insurance company pays…
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life insurance with marijuana collabs

Finding Life Insurance with a Creative Cannabis Business

Marijuana industry collaborations (collabs) are popping up everywhere! Food, beverage, clothes – the list goes on and on. It seems like every company is jumping on this bandwagon of partnering with others to put out hyper-creative, fantastic products the bring out the best of both companies’ expertise.  The cannabis industry might be the champion of…
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guaranteed issue life insurance with cannabis

Guaranteed Issue Life Insurance for Marijuana Consumption

One way to entirely avoid the drug use question on the life insurance application is to get a guaranteed issue life insurance policy. They don’t ask about marijuana and won’t test you either.  Quick Summary Guaranteed issue life insurance provides near-immediate life insurance coverage to anyone, regardless of medical history or recreational cannabis consumption. A…
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