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Soft Chews are part of the Starseed’s ingestibles lineup providing patients with product options that are pleasant tasting and pre-measured for consistent and accurate dosing. (more…)
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Starseed strives to make understanding medical cannabis easy with the Starseed System™ as a visual guide to help patients adhere to their prescribed medical cannabis plan. (more…)
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Medical Cannabis became legal in Canada in 2001 but the use of this powerful plant goes back over 1000’s of years. (more…)
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Whether you are an experienced or new medicinal cannabis patient, chances are you have wondered if you were storing your cannabis correctly. (more…)
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Cannabinoids are a class of compounds found in the cannabis plant. Cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) are the two main cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant, which contains over 100 other compounds. (more…)
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Living With Chronic Pain
Arthritis Awareness Month is an annual opportunity to shed light on the millions of Canadians living with arthritis and the impact it has on their lives. (more…)
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Medical Cannabis in the Workplace
In 2018, the Canadian federal government committed to assessing the existing framework for medicinal cannabis. (more…)
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Canada's Opioid Overdose Crisis
The opioid epidemic has cast a long, dark shadow over public health, claiming countless lives and leaving communities devastated. (more…)
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Medical Cannabis in the Workplace
Did you know one in five people suffer from chronic pain, which leaves many unable to work? (more…)
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International Youth Day is a special occasion to celebrate the vibrant energy and potential of our younger generation. It also presents a valuable opportunity for open and honest discussions on crucial topics, including medicinal cannabis. (more…)
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On August 8th, we come together to celebrate National CBD Day, a day dedicated to recognizing the potential benefits of cannabidiol (CBD) and its contribution to health and wellness. (more…)
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In the rapidly evolving landscape of medical cannabis, some individuals stand at the forefront, leading the charge in challenging misconceptions and driving innovations. (more…)
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In recent years, there has been a growing interest in exploring approaches to harm reduction strategies for individuals who use drugs. (more…)
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Traveling with medicinal cannabis as a Canadian requires proper planning, adherence to legal regulations, and respectful behaviour. (more…)
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Canadians have access to both medicinal and recreational cannabis products, and while they may come from the same plant, it's essential to understand the distinctions between the two. (more…)
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Living With Chronic Pain
Migraines are debilitating headaches that affect millions of people worldwide. These intense headaches often come with a range of symptoms, including severe pain, nausea, and sensitivity to light and sound. (more…)
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Every year, countless lives are forever changed by traumatic brain injuries (TBIs). These injuries can occur suddenly, affecting people of all ages and backgrounds. (more…)
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Living With Chronic Pain
Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a chronic autoimmune disorder that affects the central nervous system (CNS). MS occurs when the immune system attacks the myelin sheath, which is a protective covering around nerve fibers. (more…)
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CBG (cannabigerol) is a type of cannabinoid derived from the cannabis plant. CBG, like CBD, is non-intoxicating (it does not get you high) and can be used as an alternative or supplement to CBD and THC-based cannabis products. (more…)
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Sleep Quality and Insomnia
Sleep plays a crucial role in our overall well-being, impacting our physical health, mental clarity and emotional balance. (more…)
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The history of cannabis use, current regulations, and emerging evidence of medicinal cannabis's effectiveness are all complex, and we must come together and fight for what we know is best for patients!  (more…)
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Living With Chronic Pain
Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition that causes widespread pain, tenderness, and fatigue. It is a relatively common condition, affecting 2% of Canadians. (more…)
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Support for Mental Health Concerns
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a debilitating condition affecting millions worldwide. It is a mental health disorder that can develop after experiencing or witnessing a traumatic event. (more…)
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If you’re new to Softgels, we’ve prepared a list of frequently asked questions below to help you get familiar with our cannabis "capsules". (more…)
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Introducing Starseed CBD Gum, a chewing gum designed to help you reach your treatment goals. (more…)
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Canada's Opioid Overdose Crisis
The risks of opioid-related harms and deaths in the construction industry have been raised in a number of media reports over the past year. (more…)
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International Women’s Day is celebrated annually on March 8th, and serves as a reminder of the progress made towards gender equality and the work that still needs to be done. (more…)
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According to the Alzheimers society in Canada, by the 2040s it is expected that 20,000+ Canadians will be diagnosed with dementia every month1. (more…)
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A tailored treatment plan with customized dosages and regimens is essential for all medical cannabis patients. (more…)
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You'll probably be spending more time with your family, friends, and loved ones now that the holidays are approaching. (more…)
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It's generally not a good idea to mix alcohol with virtually any drug. In fact, combining it with other medications (more…)
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Living With Chronic Pain
The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is coming closer to an end as everything has started to shift back to normal, however its effects in physical and mental health on millions of people are still very relevant. (more…)
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Living With Chronic Pain
Nearly all people have low back pain at some point in their lives. In some industries, such as the trades and construction, chronic back pain is a significant problem at work (more…)
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People are increasingly turning to cannabis as an alternative to other conventional methods of treating their condition's symptoms. (more…)
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At Starseed, we believe access to medical cannabis should be affordable for all, so we are very excited to extend our Compassionate Care Program to Pediatric patients (more…)
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You’ve probably heard all about the two most well-known major cannabinoids, THC and CBD. Meanwhile, the cannabis plant also produces many other minor cannabinoids like CBN (cannabinol). (more…)
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Terpenes are aromatic organic chemicals found in all plants. They determine the scent of many flowers and herbs and are responsible for the taste and flavours of cannabis. (more…)
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Canada's Opioid Overdose Crisis
Opioids, like fentanyl, morphine, and oxycodone, are commonly taken to treat pain. But, opioids can be addictive and lead to a fatal overdose when taken in toxic amounts (more…)
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People who are looking to use medical cannabis frequently ask: “what are the side effects, and is it addictive?” (more…)
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Good nutrition is essential to maintain your health throughout your life. A healthy diet lowers the likelihood of developing chronic disease. (more…)
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We introduced Pineapple Express Same/Next-Day Delivery to our patients because we know that fast, reliable, and safe delivery of your medical cannabis is essential.  (more…)
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Chronic pain affects 1 in every 5 Canadians, but it is more common in older persons, with ¼ to ¾ of older adults suffering from chronic pain, which limits their movement and dexterity. (more…)
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Canada's Opioid Overdose Crisis
The province of British Columbia (BC) announces that starting January 31, 2023, adults (18 and over) in BC will not be subject to criminal charges for the possession of up to 2.5 grams of certain illegal drugs for personal use. The exemption only covers possession for personal use with no intent to traffic, produce or export.
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Our Aurum lineup now includes 5 unique cartridges - in various CBD, Balanced and THC profiles - and our entire team is proud of the quality and safety that went into developing these terpene-rich vapes. (more…)
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Mary’s award-winning Transdermal Patches are born out of a commitment to accurate dosing through an advanced delivery method. (more…)
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Living With Chronic Pain
1 in 5 Canadians lives with pain every day. Pain impacts nearly every aspect of their lives and can lead to other issues including insomnia and emotional distress, which is also known as the Pain Triad. (more…)
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In 2021, we added the PAX ERA and ERA PRO vaping devices to our marketplace along with a selection of compatible pods based on our renowned dried flower cultivars (more…)
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Digital Treatment Plans are now available to all registered patients through your account profile. (more…)
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A Nurse Practitioner (NP) specializing in medical cannabis is uniquely responsible to take everything into account regarding a patient’s care. (more…)
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In 2021, we announced our exciting partnership with Mary's Medicinals by introducing Topical Compounds to our ever-growing cannabis portfolio. (more…)
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Support for Mental Health Concerns
Mental illness will impact all Canadians at some point - whether it is directly or indirectly. (more…)
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Did you know that vaporization of dried cannabis flower is a safer alternative to combustion, with less carcinogenic and lung-damaging potential? (more…)
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Medical Cannabis in the Workplace
As more individuals become aware of the benefits of medical cannabis and acceptance develops, there is a growing demand for expanded coverage. According to a recent survey, 12% of plan sponsors claimed coverage in 2019, up from 8% the previous year. (more…)
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Medical Cannabis in the Workplace
The Canadian Mental Health Association’s (CMHA) Impairment in the Workplace (2019) has been used as a guide in the following section. (more…)
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Medical Cannabis in the Workplace
The Canadian Mental Health Association’s (CMHA) Impairment in the Workplace (2019) has been used as a guide in the following section. (more…)
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Medical Cannabis in the Workplace
Nearly 8% of Canadians aged 15 and up report using cannabis daily, and 15% have used cannabis in the previous 12 months. (more…)
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With the rise in medical cannabis demand and product availability, establishing if a product fulfils acceptable quality standards has become more important. (more…)
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Living With Chronic Pain
Chronic pain is best treated through multi-modal therapies including physical therapies, psychotherapy, spiritual care, lifestyle management, and interventional therapies. (more…)
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Canada's Opioid Overdose Crisis
Chronic pain is rarely isolated; it is frequently linked with sleep disturbances and emotional distress, forming the well-known “Pain Triad”. These three interconnected ailments can affect a person's quality of life. (more…)
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Support for Mental Health Concerns
Cannabis and mental health have a complicated relationship because studies have yet to prove a causal association — does cannabis cause mental illness or do persons who suffer from mental illness 'self-medicate' with it? (more…)
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Support for Mental Health Concerns
It's essential to consider the various forms of mental illnesses, each of which has its own set of symptoms and challenges. Mental illnesses are categorized by healthcare professionals based on their signs and symptoms. (more…)
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Support for Mental Health Concerns
Mental health has a significant impact on our lives, actions, and relationships. Learning more about your mental health and how to express and manage yourself will help you make better decisions and feel more at peace in your daily life. (more…)
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Sleep Quality and Insomnia
Chronic insomnia is a long-term pattern of difficult initiating or maintaining sleep. Sleep disorders, like insomnia, are problems with the quality, timing, and amount of sleep, which result in daytime distress and impairment in functioning. (more…)
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I'm a Caregiver looking for Help
Caregivers are the front line in helping prescribed patients obtain and use medical cannabis as part of their treatment plan. And although medical cannabis is currently available in Canada for medicinal purposes, that doesn't mean patients and caregivers automatically have access to it. (more…)
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Canada's Opioid Overdose Crisis
In Canada, the ongoing public health crisis of opioid overdose and deaths is worsening. Between January 2016 and June 2021, 24,626 persons died in Canada because of opioid overdoses, with latest figures indicating a frightening increase of 19 deaths per day. (more…)
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Living With Chronic Pain

We all feel pain in different ways, so you may find it difficult to describe the type of pain you’re feeling to others. You can also experience more than one type of pain at a time, which only adds to the difficulty. (more…)

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Pain is critical in the survival of all animals including humans – it alerts us to potential tissue damage that leads to a wide range of actions to prevent or limit further damage. (more…)
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