I made the decision to start exploring new ways to consume cannabis because I wanted a substitute to tobacco. Turns out, there isn’t one, and searching for an alternative is a fool’s gold. Find out why.
Maybe it’s possible for others to use cannabis as a balm while quitting tobacco, but for me, the two habits are so deeply intwined, trying to stop one but not the other is too confusing. That leaves cold turkey.
A few weeks ago I’d dreamt that a snake coming out of my nose confronted me in bed, leering at me with menacing eyes, and threatening to kill me. I woke up knowing I would die if I didn’t quit tobacco.
Madicyn Marinaro takes cannabis in a variety of forms to help her body heal from more than six surgeries. Today, she’s a cannabis influencer who advises on the emerging pot stock market.
Elizabeth Frasier AKA The Health Cannabist, marathon runner and personal trainer, discusses the healing properties of cannabis, how best to use CBD to quit smoking and the pros and cons of working out high.
Use of cannabis is written into yoga lore, known as the Yoga Sutras, which were complied around 400CE. Stoned yoga is currently enjoying a revival with classes and retreats popping up all over legal markets.
Addiction doesn’t have to be a survival strategy that results in self-destruction, at least not when cannabis is the drug of choice. Cannabis may even present us with a chance to end the stigma of addiction?
Find something you love and let it kill you is a cool meme unless you’re talking about tobacco, which kills more than 7 million people a year. Face it, folks, tobacco is a clumsy cannabis delivery system.
The links between cannabis and schizophrenia has been a hot-button topic for 80 years. The evidence is thin and tenuous but the fear people have is very real. Is the link real, or just a manipulation of the facts?
Cannabis softens the blow of remembered pain enough to trace its path back to abstract sources, and follow its patterns through the course of a life. That’s how I learned to treat my depression with cannabis.