Weekly insights and information on NH’s growing Therapeutic Cannabis industry.
Many people become anxious at the thought of entering a dispensary. They don’t know what to expect, they think they might be going into a “head-shop” where everyone wears tie-died shirts. They think they are doing something bad, or that they are bad people for crossing the threshold of a “pot shop.” READ MORE
It’s known by a lot of different names — pot, weed, bud — but perhaps the most common one is marijuana. There’s much discussion going on lately about whether the word marijuana is racist or not. READ MORE
You don’t need to get “high” to get the benefits of cannabis. In fact, studies have shown that if you are using cannabis for symptom relief (anxiety, PTSD, chronic pain, muscle spasms, etc.) it seems to work best at lower or micro-dose levels.
By knowing that we have an endocannabinoid system, you can tailor how you use cannabis. Are you looking for a relaxed or calming effect or a decrease in pain? Then concentrate on products containing THC which will bind with your CB1 receptors. READ MORE
As a mother of six, I support an educational program that explains what cannabis is and how to use it responsibly. In that vein, I will be rolling out a series of informational and educational articles here on the legalization of cannabis in New Hampshire. READ MORE
According to 2016 crime data issued earlier this week, more people were arrested for marijuana possession last year than for all crimes the FBI classified as violent – murder, rape, aggravated assault and robbery – combined. READ MORE