The traditional cannabis consumer is changing. Photo credit: Twenty20photos. Cannabis consumption is increasing as it becomes more accessible. While the market continues to evolve, so does the typical consumer. For years, many have perceived cannabis users as lazy young adults who have no motivation, lay around all day, eat too much, and smoke weed. But, … [Read more...] about Is Cannabis Consumer Culture Changing?
Women are turning to cannabis for medical abortion relief. Photo credit: twenty20photos. Approximately one in four women (23.7%) in America will have an abortion by the age of 45, according to the American Journal of Public Health. Despite the fact that millions of women in the U.S. seek such services, limited options exist for those undergoing the procedure — … [Read more...] about Women are Turning to Cannabis for Healing During and After Abortions
The cannabis industry is dominated by men. In fact, only 17.6 percent of women in cannabis companies hold a “director” or “executive” role, according to a 2019 Forbes article. Subsequently, as the industry continues to grow, it’s increasingly important to highlight these inequalities and support women-owned businesses when possible. So, if you’re in the market for new smoking … [Read more...] about 6 Awesome Smoking Accessories Made by Women of Color
Cannabis and sex have been deeply intertwined throughout history, from an ancient Chinese aphrodisiac to the free lovin’ hippies, back to its historical roots as a medication. There is very little research on cannabis and sex, and the reports that exist are heavily biased and often conflicting. About one-third of U.S. women have used marijuana before sex, and those who do, … [Read more...] about EmeraldLIVE webinar: Sex and Cannabis
Trenice Holley: “I was an opioid addict until I listened to friends who suggested cannabis to help me stop destroying my health. Cannabis planted a seed in me and helped me follow a path to a healthy lifestyle.” Trenice Holley, age 29, is an inspiring DJ who goes by the handle, TriggaTre. She is in demand for her talent to spring dance floors into action in … [Read more...] about Justice Denied: Trenice Holley of Maryland