HE Medical Cannabis Clinic in Thong Lor Bangkok

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We recently added the HE Clinic in Thong Lor to our list of medical cannabis clinics. We also had the opportunity to ask Dr. Chayut some questions about this foreigner-friendly clinic to help further educate people on obtaining legal medical cannabis in Thailand. It’s certainly good to see more foreigner-friendly clinics opening up in Thailand … Read more

Is The Word Marijuana Racist in Thailand?

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While the use of the word “marijuana” is not as polarizing in Thailand as it is in other places, Sawaweed wanted to dive into the subject to explain how we use the terms cannabis, marijuana, and ganja editorially and whether Sawaweed feels the word “marijuana” is racist.   If you’re unaware of why “marijuana” is … Read more

First Time Medical Cannabis User from US

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Here at Sawaweed, one of our goals is to present a clear picture of the cannabis industry in Thailand and how it impacts foreigners who live or visit here. Today we interview a Reddit user who lives in Thailand and became a first time medical cannabis user under the Thai government’s medical cannabis initiative. Was … Read more

Elevating Cannabis 2020: Hemping Mad!

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Cannabis consultancy, Elevated Estate will be holding a expo on 16 Nov 2020. Alongside Elevated Estate’s annual expo, they will also be hosting the Jack Herer Cup Thailand on the same day. We will update this page as more information about these events becomes available.

How To Get CBD in Thailand Legally as a Foreigner

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There has been a lot of confusion surrounding whether or not foreigners can get CBD in Thailand legally. In fact, in a previous post, we detail some of the reasons foreigners may want to be cautious of obtaining CBD in Thailand. However, after several interviews with foreigner CBD patients, some clarification from the Office of … Read more

Can Foreigners Get CBD or THC at a Thai Clinic?

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UPDATE: July 22, 2020 Cannabis Activist and CEO of Elevated Estate, Kitty Chopaka, reached out to the Office of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) who has been able to confirm that properly licensed private clinics are now authorized to offer cannabis prescriptions (See her YouTube podcast video below). While there are still some questions about how … Read more