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Skin deep: why and when to use cannabis transdermals and topicals

The human skin, just like the tongue, is a complex organ composed of an extensive network of blood vessels and nerve cells that perceive and transmit sensations and environmental changes. It can be also used to deliver substances into your bloodstream, especially cannabinoids. If you’re a first-time recreational or medical cannabis user, transdermal and topical products…
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Hybrids: The Best of Indica and Sativa

“Hybrid” cannabis includes sativa and indica strains, as well as THC and CBD. Some well-known examples are Blue Dream, Jilly Bean, Dutch Treat, AK-47, Gorilla Glue, White Widow, and OG Kush. Kush strains are perhaps the most common hybrid variety available. Hybrids often provide a balanced combination of indica and Sativa effects. Since hybrids are…
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All About Sativa

Cannabis sativa is the class of marijuana whose flowering buds provide invigorating and uplifting effects. While each strain of Sativa is different, the general effect is cerebral, compared to the body-highs of Indica strains. How to remember the difference? Think of Indica by this term: “in-da-couch”–being totally relaxed to the point of wanting to lie…
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Medical marijuana vs Recreational marijuana in Colorado

There are two ways to obtain legal marijuana in Colorado, medically and recreationally. As of 2019, medical marijuana is available in thirty-three states and Washington DC. There are eleven states (and DC) where recreational marijuana is legal. In Colorado, we have both. There is no difference in quality or general characteristics between medical and recreational…
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What are CBD oils? Do they work? Are they safe?

To break it down, CBD, or “Cannabidiol” is the non-intoxicating marijuana extract that is purported to treat a variety of ailments–epileptic seizures, anxiety, inflammation, insomnia, pain, to name a few. While there’s a lot of excitement surrounding the uses of cannabidiol, there isn’t much official research as of yet. And there is little regulation. What’s…
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Welcome to our new website and blog

It has been a long time coming, but we have finally launched the new and improved This redesign has taken far longer then anticipated but we couldn’t be happier with the end product! The goal of the new site was to get away from our 2009 brand and show the evolution of where Medicine…
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