Lemetria Whitehurst

Lemetria Whitehurst is a cannabis nurse educator and writer specializing in cannabis science and culture. Her career in the medical industry spans more than two decades where she began her career as a pharmacy technician before becoming a registered nurse. As an avid reader and researcher, she is passionate about educating others about cannabis’ medicinal properties.

Lemetria Whitehurst
Since November 1, 2022

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Riding the Green Wave: Companies Wave Goodbye to Pre-Employment Cannabis Testing
7 days ago

Riding the Green Wave: Companies Wave Goodbye to Pre-Employment Cannabis Testing

Secret cannabis users may not have to keep their habits secret much longer. American companies across different industries are finally getting rid of pre-employment tests. By dropping such tests for potential employees companies save money while ensuring they are not losing out on talent. Let’s take a look at how businesses are parting ways with…

New Study Reveals Field Sobriety Tests Ineffective at Accurately Detecting THC-Induced Impairment in Drivers
2 weeks ago

New Study Reveals Field Sobriety Tests Ineffective at Accurately Detecting THC-Induced Impairment in Drivers

As more states move toward legalization, accurately detecting impaired driving is of the utmost importance. Field Sobriety Tests (FSTs) have long been the go-to method for law enforcement to assess driver impairment caused by substances like alcohol. However, a recent 2023 study published in JAMA Psychiatry raises serious questions about the accuracy of these tests…

New Study Reveals Cannabis Spray Reduces Chronic Neck and Back Pain
1 month ago

New Study Reveals Cannabis Spray Reduces Chronic Neck and Back Pain

Do you suffer from chronic back and neck pain? If so, you’re not alone. The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that almost 2 billion people worldwide experience musculoskeletal pain. This pain severely impacts the quality of life and contributes to a range of mental health issues, including depression and anxiety. Traditional treatments for these conditions…