Samantha Velez

Samantha Velez is passionate about connecting with others in the cannabis community and is particularly interested in how cannabis can help women living with PTSD.

Samantha Velez
Since July 16, 2020

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Understanding Indica vs. Sativa vs. Hybrid Cannabis Strains
4 months ago

Understanding Indica vs. Sativa vs. Hybrid Cannabis Strains

“Do you prefer an indica or a sativa?” is typically the first question asked at a dispensary. Indica vs. sativa refers to the two main categories of cannabis strains. Both indicas and sativas differ in appearance and effects. Indicas are generally known for a sedating effect, while sativa strains are known for a cerebral high….

Weed Decarboxylation: How to Decarb Cannabis
1 year ago

Weed Decarboxylation: How to Decarb Cannabis

Decarboxylation can sound intimidating, but it’s merely the process of applying heat to cannabis to convert the cannabinoids THCA and CBDA into THC and CBD, respectively. Without decarboxylation—also known as “decarbing”—we wouldn’t get to maximize the many health benefits of the plant. Once you become comfortable with decarbing, you’ll be able to enjoy medical cannabis…

Veriheal’s 2021 Innovation in Cannabis Scholarship Winners
1 year ago

Veriheal’s 2021 Innovation in Cannabis Scholarship Winners

At Veriheal, a minority-owned medical marijuana platform, we’re invested in paying it forward in the cannabis industry. That’s why we started the Veriheal Innovation in Cannabis Scholarship last year. This year, we are happy to announce we are expanding our scholarship program and awarding $20,000 in scholarships to 20 winners.   We are committed to empowering…