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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Cannabis Chef Lo Oliver Shows How Edibles Are More Than Just Desserts
2 months ago

Cannabis Chef Lo Oliver Shows How Edibles Are More Than Just Desserts

Are you frustrated with the limited selection of edibles at your local dispensary? You’ll find that most of the edibles at dispensaries are pre-packaged candies or baked goods, like gummies, lollipops, cookies, and brownies. But with a decade of experience making edibles, Lo Oliver of Just High Lo can teach you how to infuse just…

What Does New Cannabis Research Tell Us About the Entourage Effect?
2 months ago

What Does New Cannabis Research Tell Us About the Entourage Effect?

Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) are two of the well-known cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant. THC causes the intoxicating effects of cannabis, while CBD is known for medicinal uses like preventing seizures, treating inflammation, and reducing chronic pain. But did you know that cannabis contains more than 150 different cannabinoids? The entourage effect (also…

A Disability Advocate’s Perspective on Medical Cannabis
5 months ago

A Disability Advocate’s Perspective on Medical Cannabis

While reaching the tail end of 2020, people are looking for tools as we all try to adjust and cope with uncertainty, stress, and anxiety. The cannabis industry has seen sales soar as people seek assistance with mental health. But for some of us living with disability and chronic illness—visible or invisible to the naked…