In 2012, Colorado legalized cannabis and kickstarted a multibillion dollar industry with every product imaginable — brownies, gummy bears, granola bars, even lube! But to say that we’ve “legalized cannabis” is mistaken — we’ve commercialized THC. In this fascinating talk, expert Ben Cort examines the impacts of this growing new industry on everything from policing & arrest rates to LGBTQ issues. Sober since 1996, Ben Cort has seen the devastation that substance abuse can bring first hand as well as the joy that is recovery. He spent the last 10 years inside nonprofit drug treatment and education programs like Phoenix Multisport, Stout Street Foundation, and The University of Colorado Hospital. He is the author of Weed, INC., a professional speaker, and a frequent guest in the media. Ben is a husband, father of three, and an avid sportsman. He enjoys fly fishing, hunting, mountaineering, and bike racing. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx

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She Blaze | S5 Ep. 18 – “Microdosing Tips & Tricks”

She Blaze | S5 Ep. 18 – “Microdosing Tips & Tricks”

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Medical Marijuana for Cancer – Nausea and Vomiting

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Patients with cancer report that nausea and vomiting are the most stressful side effects of chemotherapy treatment. Mara of San Jose, CA is one of these patients. She was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and is experiencing nausea and vomiting from the...

Medicine For Your Mind with Douglas K. Gordon

Medicine For Your Mind with Douglas K. Gordon

Conferences, Cannabis, and Mushrooms. These seem disconnected, right? Well, actually, there’s one common factor… “Five or six years down the line, if I do nothing… have I really been a good Caribbean citizen?” – Douglas K. Gordon Douglas is the founder of CanEx...

Delta 8.. THC.. Flower..

Delta 8.. THC.. Flower..

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