Samantha Velez

Samantha Velez is the Outreach Specialist at Veriheal. As someone who uses cannabis to treat anxiety, she is passionate about medical marijuana and connecting with others in the cannabis community. Samantha has worked in marketing and outreach for the past 8 years and is excited to start her journey as a member of the Veriheal team. She is particularly interested in how cannabis can help women living with PTSD.

Samantha Velez
Since July 16, 2020

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What Are The After Effects of Cannabis Legalization?
2 days ago

What Are The After Effects of Cannabis Legalization?

In this week’s frequently asked question we go over what has happened since cannabis was legalized in many states. We’ve noticed the ripple effect its had on teen used and that’s its decline since 2017. Legalized cannabis has freed up police to work on other issues not related to cannabis violations. Also, tax money has…

Evolving Research Supports Medical Cannabis Treatment For Opioid Dependence
3 weeks ago

Evolving Research Supports Medical Cannabis Treatment For Opioid Dependence

Despite a long history of legal and social barriers to scientifically sound research and clinical trials on the benefits of medical cannabis, evidence-based research into the mysteries of the cannabis plant continues to grow in recent years. Dr. Jahan Marcu, Ph.D., Editor-in-Chief of the American Journal of Endocannabinoid Medicine, recently interviewed researcher Dr. Philippe Lucas,…