Ana B. Ibarra

Ana B. Ibarra is a web reporter for California Healthline based in Sacramento. Before joining the KHN team in February 2016, she spent two years covering health in California’s Central Valley for the Merced Sun-Star. She is a 2015 Center for Health Journalism fellow and a Cal Poly Pomona graduate.

Recent articles

5 Creepy Podcasts To Listen To Before Halloween

Although horror podcasts are very popular, there's an extra layer of fun when tuning in to them around Halloween.

CBD Is Positively Changing People’s Perspectives On Marijuana

A new survey found that older adults have made the most impressive changes towards marijuana, gravitating towards CBD as a natural way of treating different ailments.

As The Presidential Election Looms, Where Is Florida In Their Legalization Of Marijuana?

Florida lawmakers are already preparing for the voters to be presented with the question of legal weed next year.

What Is Cuffing Season And Does Science Support It?

Cuffing season is just around the corner, but is there any scientific evidence that supports this phenomenon?

Could Ireland Be Softening Its Stance On Cannabis?

Prevailing attitudes in Ireland still hold cannabis as a dangerous substance, in contrast to the support of strictly-controlled medicinal marijuana.

The Science Behind Marijuana And Migraines

It's estimated that over 1 billion individuals worldwide suffer from the debilitating pain of migraines. And now new research shows that CBD may help.

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California Rolls Out Grandma’s Guide To Grass

“Getting a card is not that hard,” said Denny, whose clients have received medical marijuana cards for ailments including menstrual cramps, difficulty sleeping and depression.