The Herbivore: CBD & Pets

The Herbivore: CBD & Pets

CBD and Pets By Zachariah Finning   Most people have had or currently have a beloved animal in their lives. With the rise of CBD tinctures and supplements in holistic health trends, it is no wonder that we have begun to see CBD products geared towards animals. Most domesticated animals have a shorter life span…

Staff Spotlight: Meet Craig!

NAME: Craig NICKNAME(S): Charo, Craigers, Car-Egg, Keurig POSITION @ HMH: Trying to collect ’em all! …but Lead Budtender. FAVORITE STRAINS: Sour Diesel, Grand Daddy, Purple, Florida OG, Gummy Bears FAVORITE EDIBLES: Wana Gummies, Haze & Main Happy Hour Bubbly, & Korova Edibles FAVORITE CONCENTRATES: KAYA EHO & Grow Sciences GOALS, INTENTIONS, ASPIRATIONS: My short-term goals are…

The Herbivore: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, It’s Symptoms, & The Use of Cannabis As A Treatment

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Its Symptoms, and the Use of Cannabis as a Treatment By Zachariah Finning   PTSD is a serious and often common mental disorder that arises in survivors of traumatic events. It is seen in veterans of war, rape victims, even extreme car accidents that can cause PTSD symptoms to arise in individuals….

Staff Spotlight: Meet Ben!

NAME: Benjamin NICKNAME(S): Ben POSITION @ HMH: Cultivator FAVORITE STRAINS: Sweet Afghani Delicious, Cookies & Cream, and GMO FAVORITE EDIBLES: WANA Gummies FAVORITE CONCENTRATES: KAYA Rosin, DRIP Sauce, Firebrand Live Resin GOALS, INTENTIONS, ASPIRATIONS: My goals are to continue to grow professionally by learning and developing my cultivating skills and expand my knowledge on cannabis. ABOUT: I…

The Herbivore: National Wellness Month

National Wellness Month 2020 By Zachariah Finning   August is National Wellness Month; this focus is more important now than ever, during these uncertain times. Wellness month hones in on the importance of self-care and self-management. It is said through continued discipline, physical actions, as well as mental preparation, we can better handle the stresses…

Staff Spotlight: Meet Rob!

NAME: Rob NICKNAME(S): Zombie POSITION @ HMH: Extraction Assistant @ KAYA Infusions FAVORITE STRAINS: Black Lime Pie and 7K. FAVORITE EDIBLES: KAYA Myst Lemon Raspberry FAVORITE CONCENTRATES: KAYA Rosin: Original Sour Diesel and Gummy Bears GOALS, INTENTIONS, ASPIRATIONS: Over the last 8 months, I have had the pleasure of working with the brilliant team at KAYA Infusions….

The Herbivore: National Hemp Month

National Hemp Month 2020 By Zachariah Finning   July is National Hemp Month and a commonly known attribute to Hemp is Cannabidiol or CBD. CBD can be derived both from Hemp and Marijuana. Although there is much debate on whether CBD in itself is an intoxicating substance, many have touted its anti-anxiety and anti-inflammatory properties….

Staff Spotlight: Meet Philomena!

NAME: Philomena NICKNAME(S): Phil POSITION @ HMH: Trimmer FAVORITE STRAINS: Salmon River OG is a favorite to trim. GOALS, INTENTIONS, ASPIRATIONS: I’m just happy to contribute to the medical marijuana industry. I hope to continue learning and becoming a beneficial member of the High Mountain Health team. ABOUT: I moved to Flagstaff four years ago from Albuquerque,…

The Herbivore: A History of Oppression: Slavery, Policing, The War On Drugs, The Industrial Prison Complex and Their Effects On American Minorities

A Brief History of Oppression: Slavery, Policing, The War on Drugs, The Industrial Prison Complex and their Effects on American Minorities By Zachariah Finning   Since its inception, the War on Drugs has never been aimed to curtail the use of illicit substances in the American Population. It has been used and manufactured to oppress…

The Herbivore: Brain Health, Alzheimer’s Disease, and the Limited Research of Cannabis as Treatment

Brain Health, Alzheimer’s Disease, and the Limited Research of Cannabis as Treatment By Zachariah Finning June is National Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month. This month focuses on the impacts of the neurodegenerative disease as well as the overall importance of the healthy brain. In today’s busy world we take our brains for granted; jumping from…