Cannabis & Complications from COVID-19

Cannabis & Complications from COVID-19

Written by Sherry Verostko-Slazak, ANP-BC and Marlene Rogers, FNP-BC Even before recreational marijuana was legalized in New York State, the use of marijuana as a medical treatment has been recognized as an effective option amongst the alternative, holistic, and...
Issue 07 (Spring 2021) Publisher’s Letter

Issue 07 (Spring 2021) Publisher’s Letter

Spring has always been a period of renewal. What is old and grey turns vibrant, new, and colorful. As we usher in the Spring season in WNY, we’re witnessing the rebirth and renewal of New York’s stance on cannabis. If you haven’t heard the news, cannabis is now legal...
Illinois & Social Equity in Cannabis

Illinois & Social Equity in Cannabis

A key principle of Illinois’ efforts to legalize recreational cannabis was to use the opportunity to help correct harms caused by the war on drugs. One of the ways the state sought to do this was by giving those from disadvantaged communities preference for dispensary...