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Habu Health: Cannabis Needs a New Taxonomy

Habu Health: Cannabis Needs a New Taxonomy

Strain names are detrimental to the progress of the cannabis industry. Let’s dig in to this issue by looking at the story of a woman, who we will call Lydia:

At 49, Lydia has finally succumbed to the suggestions of her family, and decided to try cannabis to manage her chronic back pain. She has avoided cannabis ever since having a terrible experience with it in college, but believes her family when they say that cannabis medicine has evolved. Given the vast variety of products these days, the right strain is out there, somewhere.

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Habu Health: Dear Trump Administration: If Cannabis Laws Tighten, the Opioid Crisis will Only Get Worse

Habu Health: Dear Trump Administration: If Cannabis Laws Tighten, the Opioid Crisis will Only Get Worse

Today, Sean Spicer had the audacity to insinuate that recreational cannabis use is somehow “encouraging people” to use opioids.

This statement obviously reflects the outdated and unsubstantiated "gateway" theory (that cannabis use “opens the door” to using more harmful illegal drugs). It also flies in the face of a wealth of scientific studies that show the complete opposite of what he is suggesting.

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