V.26 No.50 | 12/14/2017
Hemp Gains Popularity … Everywhere Else
N.M. declines to join at least 30 states in the booming hemp industry, heavy cannabis use is linked to vomiting illness and Rohrabacher-Blumenauer amendment is extended yet again.
V.26 No.49 | 12/7/2017
Sessions Makes Waves, Again
(But not really)
Sessions mentions "rational policy" which could mean anything and a study says cannabis might reduce opioid use.
V.26 No.48 | 11/30/2017
Cozy and Comforted
Minerva mitigates more than ever
Rini Grammer tries Mother's Milk to combat the darkness of winter.
V.26 No.47 | 11/23/2017
Cannabis Still Won't Kill You
A sensational story fizzles
I'd just spent six hours at a car dealership trying to look savvy when I read the news that a pair of Colorado doctors had witnessed the first case of fatal cannabis overdose.
V.26 No.46 | 11/16/2017
One More Try
Advisory board once again backing opioid addiction as qualifying condition
Medical Cannabis Advisory Board, armed with research, votes unanimously to recommend opioid use disorder be added to conditions qualifying for medical cannabis; Canada prepares to make money; FDA research blocked by "other regulatory agencies."
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.44 | 11/2/2017
Math and the Attorney General
Even Sessions doesn't know what his plan is
With 51 percent of Republicans (and 64 percent of Americans) reporting as being in favor of legalizing cannabis, Attorney General Jeff Sessions is in the awkward position of discovering that everything he believes is wrong.
V.26 No.43 | 10/26/2017
Can't Be Down
CBD Oil Turns Nervous Nellies into Relaxed Rinis
Rini Grammer treats anxiety with oil of CBD: a healthy, relaxing and non-inebriating alternative to THC.
V.26 No.42 | 10/19/2017
N.M. cannabis patients increase even more (mostly treating PTSD and chronic pain), CBD regulation tangle trips Target, Congressman recommends cannabis legalization to fight opioid epidemic and for Congress to remove restrictions on research.
V.26 No.41 | 10/12/2017
C is for Cookie
That’s good enough for Mother Earth Herbs
Deez OG brings on a sense of euphoria and well-being, and Cookies N Chem looks to be perfect for those suffering from anxiety or general muscle tension.
V.26 No.40 | 10/5/2017
Fall Sessions Watch
DoJ to review Cole Memo, but Rohrabacher-Farr extended. DEA head resigns.
V.26 No.39 | 9/28/2017
Tears over the Year
Card renewal instigates real reflections
Rimni Grammer sets out to find the most cost effective place to renew her medical cannabis license.
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.
News on the Green
Verdes moves, increased cannabis use attributed to "period effects," and more of this week's cannabis news.
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.