Nutrition Professionals Listen Up!

California has approved adult use medical cannabis and health professionals in the Golden State are clamoring for information. HCA is filling that need with our own Laura Lagano presenting RDNs Get Up to Speed on Cannabis at the annual conference for the California Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics, April 29, in Sacramento. Reaching this important…

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Integration of cannabis into wellness

As anyone with a chronic health condition will tell you, there are no easy answers. Successfully preventing and treating health issues requires integrating various healing modalities such as nutrition, herbalism + aromatherapy. Where can cannabis fit in? In a lot of places.  Not a panacea, cannabis offers holistic therapeutic application in numerous symptoms and full-blown…

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Study Finds Dispensary Workers Are Not Properly Trained

Before you head to your friendly, neighborhood budtender for medical marijuana advice, take note: According to a small but telling new study conducted by Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research, “only 55% of the 55 dispensary workers they surveyed received any kind of formal training for their jobs, and only 20% had been trained on the health…

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Join us at the 2017 Women Grow Leadership Summit, February 1-3 in Denver, CO

Get ready to transform your cannabis career with a little help from your friends at the Holistic Cannabis Academy + Women Grow! As cornerstone members of Women Grow – dedicated to creating an inclusive + fair cannabis industry – we’re excited to present, with two of our esteemed Holistic Cannabis Academy faculty, Holistic Blueprint for…

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Cannabis as a Superfood: The HCN’s Donna Shields Sheds Some Light.

Sativa The Superfood, reproduced with permission from Sensi Magazine. Written by Randy Robinson Sensi Magazine January 2017 More than half of all US states—28 in total—recognize cannabis as medicine. But cannabis may be much more than a medicine. It could be considered a superfood, too. In recent years, Americans have veered away from drivethroughs and…

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Marijuana, Psychosis, Children, and the Double Standard

Reposted with permission from Holistic Cannabis Academy faculty, Ezra Parzbok A client recently came to me for a consult asking advice about her son with autism. He is a bright, cautious, and sometimes overly anxious 14 year old who like many, has had a negative and debilitating response to SSRIs (anti-anxiety and anti depression drugs.)…

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Afraid of Being Judged for Being a Cannabis Supporter? Four Ways to Fight Back.

Do you believe in medical marijuana, but still have trouble talking about it? Interesting fact. Humans dislike being judged. And that’s precisely why propaganda and disinformation programs can be so successful. You see, when a ruling body (for example our own Federal Government) draws baseless conclusions about an idea, incident or item, and then convinces…

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Synthetic Cannabis Extremely Dangerous Vs. Marijuana, Driving Study Reveals

© August 28th 2016 GreenMedInfo LLC. This work is reproduced and distributed with the permission of GreenMedInfo LLC. Want to learn more from GreenMedInfo? Sign up for the newsletter here http://www.greenmedinfo.com/greenmed/newsletter.   Written By:  Sayer Ji, Founder The criminalization of cannabis has lead to the creation of a synthetic cannabinoid analogue black market that is far more dangerous than the cannabis plant, a…

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Those in Favor of Using Cannabis to Treat and Prevent Degenerative Disease, Say EYE!

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One thing’s for sure – getting old is never easy. In fact, it’s quite painful. How painful? According to a 2014 report published by Time Magazine last year, “Americans (both men and women) filled 4.3 billion prescriptions and doled out nearly $374 billion on medicine in 2014 – hitting the highest level since 2001.” This…

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Synergy, Dosage + Hemp vs. Cannabis Oil

Synergy, Dosage + Hemp vs. Cannabis Oil You’ve got questions, we’ve got answers. Do you, like one of our current Academy students, have questions regarding: Industrial hemp oil vs whole plant cannabis oil? THC + CBD synergy? CBD tolerance + dosage? Unless you’re an expert in the field, the chances are, you do.  And, you’re…

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