Why Is Marijuana Use Among Seniors on the Rise?

Why Is Marijuana Use Among Seniors on the Rise?

The percentage of U.S. seniors who use marijuana is small, but it’s growing quickly. Here's why marijuana's use among older adults is becoming more widespread. John, a surgeon, had been helping people with chronic pain for decades when he broke his own hip. After two surgeries in 2011, he found himself with a six-month prescription
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Can Hemp Clean Up The Earth

Can Hemp Clean Up The Earth

In 2017, Gavin Stonehouse, a graduate student in plant biology at Colorado State University, started cultivating hemp plants in a special soil mixture dosed with varying levels of selenium. A mineral that occurs naturally in most of the western United States, selenium is also a nasty environmental pollutant when produced in excess by industrial and
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The Complete Guide To Medical Marijuana For Seniors

The Complete Guide To Medical Marijuana For Seniors

Marijuana has had a turbulent history in the United States. Starting in the mid-1990s, however, there was a push to introduce the medical benefits of cannabis to the American people once again—”once again,” because before the 20th century, marijuana was almost entirely legal. Beginning in the 1910s, states began to ban the sale of marijuana,
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