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Poets, Musicians, and Artists: The Connection Between Cannabis and Creativity

By Anne-Marie Fischer | June 19, 2019

When people ask me why I enjoy cannabis, “the creativity it brings me” has usually been one of the first responses I’ll offer as someone who has built her career on a creative skill set. As a writer, cannabis is integral in helping me to get my creative juices flowing […]

JAJ: Bridging the Gap Between Cannabis and the LGBTQIAPK+ Community

By OovTeam | June 13, 2019

When Just Another Jay (JAJ) came into the cannabis scene a couple of years ago, we immediately fell in love with their aesthetic and dedication to bridging the gap between the LGBTQIAPK+ community and cannabis. Creative Director, Cameron Rexroat, and Photographer, Nick Abel, of JAJ have become a familiar and […]

Minorities in Cannabis Series: Cannabis and the LGBTQIA Communities

By Anne-Marie Fischer | June 2, 2019

In past articles, Oov has explored different under-served communities and their relationships to cannabis, including women, immigrants, and African Americans. Each exploration presents an opportunity to learn about and become sensitive to the experiences of these groups. LGBTQIAPK+ communities are no different from other underrepresented communities in their relationships to […]

Three Reasons You Should Be Using Cannabis in Your Wellness Routine

By Minelli Eustacio | May 30, 2019

Cannabis is so much more than just a psychoactive high (although consuming cannabis recreationally is great). Combined with other tools like eating well, getting adequate rest, and other acts of self-care, it can be another step you take on your path to a healthy, fulfilling life. A lot of people […]

Using Cannabis and Mindful Meditation to Enhance Your Well Being

By Minelli Eustacio | May 29, 2019

Photo Credit:  Rachael of Ganjasana A little while ago, after wrapping up a cannabis-infused yoga class where students were sharing stories over tea and occasional passes of the bong, one of them made the truest statements I’ve heard in a while; “Being mindful is hard as fuck.” Lately there’s been […]

What is Micro-Dosing?

By OovTeam | May 22, 2019

Oov Lifestyle One-Minute Video Series: What is Micro-Dosing?

3 Engaging Apps for Cannabis Users

By Anne-Marie Fischer | May 20, 2019

Technology and cannabis have found a perfect harmony in this new era of modern cannabis sales, culture, and consumption, and it’s bringing cannabis enthusiasts together in ways we could have never imagined in decades past. Anyone with a smartphone can take their cannabis use to new heights by accessing some […]

Cannabis in Pregnancy and Postpartum

By Susan Marks | May 17, 2019

Dear Nurse Susan, I’m a mom to my 5-year-old son and 3-month-old daughter. I’ve suffered from anxiety and depression for a majority of my adult life and have found that cannbis helps me feel grounded, present, and allows me to be my true self to my children, my partner, and […]

What should I expect at a cannabis dinner party?

By Susan Marks | May 16, 2019

Dear Nurse Susan, I was invited to a dinner party and they will be serving food with cannabis in it. I haven’t smoked marijuana for at least 20 years, but I am curious and would like to try it again. I’ve heard that today’s cannabis isn’t anything like what we […]

Medical vs. Recreational Cannabis

By Anne-Marie Fischer | May 16, 2019

Progressive pockets within North America have enjoyed the benefits of medicinal marijuana for a while now, but there’s shift happening that has some cannabis users drawing lines in the sand, while others are working hard to erase them. 2018 is going to be a tremendous year for recreational cannabis. California […]

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