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Cannabis, not marijuana

Let’s stop saying “marijuana”. It’s “cannabis”. For 2018, one of our New Year’s resolutions should be to rid ourselves of the term marijuana. Let’s acknowledge its racism-steeped past, recognize its rich medicinal history, and take an important step towards full legalization. But first, why we use the term “marijuana” in the first place… 1930’s… It was […]

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A Case for Cannabidiol: A Guide to CBD’s Medicinal Potential

For a pdf version, click  The emergence of high cannabidiol (CBD)-marijuana strains and CBD-rich medicinal products over the last 20 years has led to an explosion in the medicinal use of cannabis. CBD is an abundant non-psychoactive phytocannabinoid in cannabis that is thought to convey many of its medicinal benefits. While medicinal use of cannabis […]

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CBD’s Goldilocks Zone

We often think that if a little of something is good, then a lot must be better. If you’re in a lot of pain, your doctor may tell you to take 4 pills of ibuprofen instead of 2. If your anti-anxiety medication isn’t cutting it, then you’ll be told to up-the-dose. This isn’t the case […]

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Live on Love, Travel + Other Drugs!

Looking forward to being interviewed on the podcast, Love, Travel + Other Drugs. We’ll be live tomorrow (12/6/17) at 11am PST (yes, that time is correct). We’ll be chatting cannabis science. You can submit questions before the show, or call in and ask your questions on the air! Check it out through Unmute. A link will […]