Friday, July 3, 2020

David Hodes

David Hodes is a cannabis business and lifestyle journalist based in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area. He is the former editor of seven different business magazines, and has contributed feature articles to several general business/lifestyle publications as well as 11 national cannabis publications including Sensi, Dope, Leafly, Cannabis Science and Technology, Cannabis Business Executive and others. He was named the 2018 Journalist of the Year by Americans for Safe Access, the largest medical cannabis advocacy organization in the world, and has moderated and/or presented sessions at six national and international cannabis business conferences. Hodes is member of the National Press Club, and deputy booking agent for the National Press Club Headliners Committee.

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Herbal Bliss: 10 Perfect Moments To Smoke Marijuana

Marijuana is a superb vehicle for attaining personal balance and increasing our overall sense of well-being.

Why Does Marijuana Make Some People Faint?

Some medical experts say these blackout moments can occur since THC decreases blood pressure in the body.

7 Reasons Marijuana Is Patriotic AF

No matter what people think or say about marijuana, it's hard to deny that the herb has helped shape American culture and history.

Marijuana 101: A Simple Guide To Marijuana Tasting

With the newfound freedom of legal cannabis, the industry has managed to cultivate a wide variety of interesting strains.

Should You Mix CBD With Your Morning Coffee?

Temperature changes CBD content in both hot and cold liquids. So, if you require precise dosing of medicine, it’s best not to dump your CBD oil into a hot cup of joe.

Biden-Sanders Task Force Gets Heated About Marijuana Legalization

The task force is split on whether to include cannabis reform among its recommendations to Joe Biden for the upcoming election.

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Are Amazon, Uber, Etc. The Future Of Post-Pandemic Cannabis?

Dispensaries are adjusting to curbside or drive-thru window sales to adapt to the new touchless, social distancing way of conducting business. 

Does Consuming Marijuana Help You Lose Or Gain Weight?

THC has been shown to be an effective treatment for anorexia in animal studies, as well as severe weight loss in humans suffering from AIDS, but more work needs to be done.

How Marijuana And CBD Help Create Calm, Healing Walks

Being locked down or otherwise limited in your movements during this pandemic doesn’t mean you are down and out on keeping physically fit.

Investors Are Jumping Into Psychedelics After Learning Hard Lessons In Cannabis Industry

In this moment of a pandemic affecting businesses around the world, the cannabis business situation is especially sobering.

Why The Black Market Continues To Thrive — And What Is Being Done About It

While the black market is thriving in nearly every market where cannabis is sold — it was 60% of second quarter sales in Canada in 2019 — it appears to be particularly troublesome in California.

Will Cannabusiness Get Bailed Out From Losses During And After Pandemic?

If a business is declared “essential” during this time, shouldn't it be allowed to get in line for some federal assistance?