Sexual Assault on the Cannabis Farm

Trimmers face assault on some isolated California cannabis farms Decade-old cannabis farms hug the remote region known as the Emerald Triangle. For years, the area has attracted individuals from across the country and beyond for work. One these farms, work mostly involves tending to the plants, helping out around the farm, and trimming. This has earned[…]

Just a Pinch of Black Pepper

What to do in those unpleasant, “too medicated” moments I remember it so clearly—my friend and I sat on the couch enjoying the last rays of the Colorado sunshine pouring into the living room. That night we had plans to eat some Indian food, watch some Netflix and relax with some edible candies recently purchased[…]

Taking Wellness Personally

How cannabis can alter, improve and shape your wellness routine   What does the word wellness mean to you? It is hard to define. According to an article published by the New York Times in 2010, the concept of wellness has its roots in the 1950s. The article states: “New approaches to healthful living were[…]

Winter is Coming: 5 activities to keep you occupied indoors this winter

Winter is coming mountaineers and the weather is starting to get cold! So here are 5 activities you and your friends can do to have fun and stay warm during these chilly November days.   Make an awesome cannabis infused breakfast Nothing is better on a cold morning than some super tasty pancakes and warm,[…]

Medical Monday: Cannabis and Arthritis

In the United States alone, there are more than three million cases of reported cases of arthritis per year. This common condition, caused by joint inflammation, tends to worsen with age. Yet, arthritis affects people of all ages. Arthritis is painful, making managing daily tasks difficult. It can affect one’s ability to walk, hold objects,[…]

Medicating on a Budget

How to get the best bang for your buck at the dispensary when you’re on a budget. We totally get it: the rent and bills are paid, you have a full gas tank and the fridge is fully stocked. Now, with a relaxing evening in mind, you just need some medicine. Stopping by the dispensary, you[…]

Cannabis and Climate Change

The cannabis industry’s role, impact, and solutions in a quickly changing climate In a particularly revealing article from Mother Jones, journalist Josh Harkinson explores the environmental impact of cannabis farms on the environment. In 2014, he explored the Emerald Triangle in northern California. The region is famous for growing cannabis. After traversing the rugged terrain of the[…]

Patient Success Story: Kim

Cannabidiol, a chemical structure found in the cannabis plant and commonly known as CBD, has helped countless patients. Many are drawn to the medicine for its ability to alleviate the symptoms of many conditions, without the psychoactive effect of THC. Those utilizing CBD may find relief from pain, seizures, tremors and it has even been considered[…]

California wildfires destroy 34 cannabis farms

What the devastating wildfires of October 2017 mean for recreational cannabis in California and the industry. The sky was an eerie orange and ashes fell from the sky like snow as four major wildfires burned north of San Francisco in early October. The devastation wrought on Sonoma and Napa counties in northern California was truly realized[…]

Staff Spotlight: Craig!!

NAME: Craig NICKNAME(S): Charo, Craigsies, Craiger POSITION @ HMH: Budtender FAVORITE STRAINS: Mickey’s OG, Sour Diesel, Trainwreck, God’s Gift, Locktite, Skywalker OG. FAVORITE EDIBLES: Korova, Amy & Al’s Peanut Butter Cups, Baked Bros. FAVORITE CONCENTRATES: HMH KAYA Products, Firebrand, MPX GOALS, INTENTIONS, ASPIRATIONS: My goal is to provide the best care for patients at HMH.[…]

A Guide to the Global Cannabis Scene

You’re biking next to the canal, as boats lazily float by. Music drifts from apartment windows and Dutch can be heard drifting from the cafe tables along the sidewalk. It’s a nearly perfect afternoon to stop into your favorite coffee shop to enjoy a latte and a joint. After purchasing, you find a cozy window[…]