A tour of local medical cannabis dispensaries.
V.27 No.3 | 1/18/2018
In and out at High Desert Relief
Joshua Lee gets some dry buds which make him sleepy, and remembers that THCA turns to CBNA over time with air exposure.
V.26 No.51 | 12/21/2017
Lost in Los Lunas
The search for Natural Rx
Overflookies is a letdown, but Super Sour Fire OG uplifts and improves Joshua Lee's mood by bounds, while relaxing back and leg muscles.
V.26 No.45 | 11/9/2017
The Nose Knew
Urban Wellness smells (good)
There have been over 100 terpenes found in cannabis, and the extent to which plant terpenes in general have been studied means a fuller knowledge of these compounds than cannabinoids (which have obviously not been studied so deeply). A patient armed with knowledge of these stinky bastards will be better equipped to treat their specific ailments. Finding the right strain for you can be a hit-and-miss journey otherwise.
V.26 No.38 | 9/21/2017
Southwestern Wellness and a mystery in Taos
Durban Poison removes tension and gives playfulness, White Walker Kush relieves pain and brings a less focused mood.
V.26 No.37 | 9/14/2017
Two Too Many Bites
Rini Grammer tried her first cannabis cookie for PTSD last week and just had to tell someone about it.
V.26 No.35 | 8/31/2017
Blunt names give away the game
Serious Happiness lives up to its name, but Sour Chem isn't so good for folks who tend to carry a lot of anxiety.
V.26 No.34 | 8/24/2017
Let’s Talk About S-E-X
CG and the dirty dirty
Josh Lee is skeptical of the aphrodisiacal qualities of Sexxpot, but it does seem to fight the most common enemy of the libido: stress.
V.26 No.32 | 8/10/2017
Under Your Nose
Everest Apothecary was there the whole time
Icefall turns out to be one of those perfect strains for dealing with depression or general sluggishness.
V.26 No.28 | 7/13/2017
Cry of the Goatsucker
Notes from Shift New Mexico
Joshua Lee visits Shift New Mexico and checks out the effects of Chupacabra, 707 Headband and Hell's OG.
V.26 No.22 | 6/1/2017
Cannabubbles slowly take Rini high into the clouds
Cannabubbles help Rini Grammer to relax in a way that feels "normal."
V.26 No.21 | 5/25/2017
That Lovin’ Feelin’
Sandia Botanicals has the touch
Josh tries a strain that relaxes muscles and relieves stress while dodging the heady sleepiness of many indicas, and another which makes conversation easy and reduces social anxiety.
V.26 No.19 | 5/11/2017
Up and Away
New Mexicann Natural Medicines give us a boost
Superman OG takes on inflammation with feelings of well-being and then THC-laced maple walnut fudge turns an annoyance into something to laugh at.
V.26 No.16 | 4/20/2017
The ups and downs of Sacred Garden
Sensually unimpressive joints perform surprisingly well on back pain and anti-depression.
V.26 No.15 | 4/13/2017
A Patient Forest Fire
On CBD, THC and pain management
August March treats pain and inflammation with THC+CBD edibles.
V.26 No.14 | 4/6/2017
Nectar of the Gods
Not baked, but close enough
Looking for some solace following a very stressful visit to the mechanic's, Rini decides to learn more about CBD edibles.