Women in Cannabis #2: Dina Rollman, Senior Vice President of Green Thumb Industries

Dina Rollman is the SVP, Government & Regulatory Affairs for Green Thumb Industries. Dina represents Green Thumb in governmental and regulatory affairs matters at the state, local, and federal level and provides counsel on regulatory matters. Dina began her involvement with Green Thumb and the cannabis industry in 2014 by helping Green Thumb…

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First Time Cannabis Users Over the Age of 60 Skyrocket Says News Senior Study

A new study from University of California San Diego found that 15% of older cannabis consumers use it for fight the ‘symptoms of aging’. If this wasn’t the best reason to smoke cannabis, I don’t know what is. What are the symptoms of aging you may ask? According to researchers…

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Study: Long-Term Cannabis Use Not Associated With Cognitive Decline In Senior Patients

If you are an older adult using cannabis to treat chronic pain, you may very well experience no more cognitive deficiencies than someone who doesn’t use it. That is the takeaway from a study conducted by Israeli researchers that was published late last month in Drug & Alcohol Review.  The…

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Senior Sparkers – 1 in 20 Older Americans Say They Regularly Smoke Cannabis Now

Cannabis has always been the most popular illicit drug – but could it become the most popular legal drug as well? And before some of you say, “Cannabis isn’t a drug!” I’m using it in the context that everything is a drug when it alters you in one way or…

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The Changing Face of the Cannabis Industry and How it Caters to the Senior Population

Cannabis use has taken its place in the mainstream, and the population of seniors is getting with the times. The booming senior demographic has great health care needs. Treatment with cannabis has become a welcome option for many. Cannabis companies are taking notice of this trend and are trying to get…

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