What's a Medicinal Cannabis Vaporiser?

Will Douglas

A medicinal cannabis vaporiser is a medical grade device that is used to administer medicinal cannabis to a patient. The route of administration is via vaporisation and inhalation. Are They Legal? In New Zealand, only cannabis vaporisers that have been approved and certified as a medical device are permitted to be sold and possessed. The Storz & Bickel-manufactured vaporisers sold by MediVape are the only two medical grade vaporisers for dry herb medical cannabis approved for use in New Zealand. How Do They Work? A medical grade cannabis vaporiser has an element inside which heats up to vaporise the milled...

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How To Care For Your Vaporiser

Will Douglas

To get the very best out of your Storz & Bickel dry herb vaporiser, it is important to undertake regular cleaning and maintenance. We recommend cleaning your device once a week however this will vary depending on your frequency of use. To clean your device you will need Isopropyl alcohol cotton swabs, soap, warm water, two glass jars or bowls, and the included brush.   MIGHTY MEDIC Disassemble The tools required to take all of the removable parts off are included with your Mighty Medic dry herb vaporiser. First you will need to remove the cooling unit which is on...

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What are Terpenes?

Amanda Bishop
Terpenes are tiny organic molecules found in every strain of cannabis. They are responsible for the flavours and aromas you experience when vaporising cannabis...
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What is Sativa and Indica?

Will Douglas

If you have ever been confused about the terms Indica and Sativa you’re not alone. Over the years these definitions have caused confusion for many people including cannabis experts. In 1753 Swedish scientist Carl Linnaeus believed there was only one species of cannabis plant, the name he gave it was Cannabis Sativa. A few decades later a French naturalist named Jean-Baptiste Lamarck discovered a different sub-species, that he referred to as Cannabis Indica, but what is the actual difference? In botanical terms the term Indica refers to a plant originating from India whereas Sativa simply means cultivated. Some people use...

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