Kate-Madonna Hindes

With over 17 years of published experience from running regional magazines to leading news coverage, Kate-Madonna Hindes is a freelance journalist focusing on the intersection of medical accessibility and technology to ensure the future of healthcare is available to all.

Recent articles

Black Market Marijuana Is Poisoning Public Forests

Illegal cartels use public forests to grow their marijuana crops, contaminating nearby wildlife and water sources.

Does Smoking Marijuana Turn Your Tongue Green?

Law enforcement across the country reference the green coating as probable cause in DUI cases.

Recovering After Knee Surgery: How CBD And Marijuana Can Help

Multiple studies have showcased that THC and CBD offer an alternative to opioids and other pain medicines.

Heavy Marijuana Use Could Double Stroke Risk For Young People

Two preliminary studies highlight a growing concern regarding the link between marijuana use and heart problems.

5 Things Sleep Experts Would Never Allow In Their Beds

Sleep experts believe these annoyances should be kept out of your bed forever, including alarms.

Alex Trebek Gets Choked Up Following ‘Jeopardy!’ Contestant’s Answer; Drake Responds To Being Booed Off Stage

Drake's feelings don't seem to be too hurt after being booed off stage at Tyler The Creator’s Camp Flog Gnaw; A Jeopardy contestant's final answer nearly brought Alex Trebek to tears.

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Recovering After Knee Surgery: How CBD And Marijuana Can Help

Multiple studies have showcased that THC and CBD offer an alternative to opioids and other pain medicines.

What You Need To Know About Marijuana And Birth Control

While most doctors remind patients of the risks of using cannabis when they start a birth control regime, many patients still have unanswered questions.

Here’s What You Need To Know About Treating Joint Pain With Cannabis

While CBD and THC certainly can’t take over the entirety of a pain management regimen, studies on cortisone treatments are bringing the conversations of cannabis to greater light.

The Incredible Truth About Marijuana And Bladder Cancer

While smoking any substance can harm the lungs, ingesting cannabis has been shown to correlate with lower rates of bladder cancer.

Marijuana’s Effect On Sore, Aching Muscles

The cannabinoids in marijuana not only assist in blocking nerve pain, but they limit the side effects of typical prescription drugs. 

Everything You Need To Know About Marijuana And Sleep Apnea

States have green-lit obstructive sleep apnea as a medical marijuana issue, but many doctors are hesitant to push cannabis because the CPAP machine is still held as the gold standard.