January 28, 2020
ttitudes about marijuana are evolving here in the U.S., but there are still concerns among health and law officials when it comes to legalization. Specifically over driving under the influence. Researchers from McLean Hospital in Massachusetts looked at the driving performance of both marijuana users and non-users, as assessed on a driving simulator. The subjects had not used marijuana for at least 12 hours. Compared to non-users, heavy marijuana users exhibited worse driving performance during the rest. Tory Spindle, Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, joined Cheddar to discuss. Green Entrepreneur magazine is recognizing the taste makers, influencers and curators of the cannabis world, giving a special shout out to the budtenders that guide cannabis customers through their dispensary experience. Green Entrepreneur Editor-in-Chief Jon Small and Genius GM and Budtender Jami Todd joined Cheddar to discuss. Seed to sale cannabis brand, Nug has debuted its premium live resin vapes. NUG says that these vapes contain only cannabis without, distillate or additives. Cheddar spoke to CEO and Founder of NUG, John Oram.