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Jackie Bryant

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Like many people out there, the current vaping and pulmonary illness crisis has me confused and nervous. Read more

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Up until, well, just a couple of days ago, I’ll admit to being one of the many people who didn’t think cannabis had much of a place in beverages that traditionally contain alcohol. Read more

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The last time I moved through my menstrual cycle I decided it was a good idea to go au naturel in combating pain and other period-related discomforts. Read more

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When it comes to edibles, gone are the days of suspicious, dank-tasting brownies that grandma might accidentally eat. Read more

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Those of us who heavily use any kind of substance are likely familiar with the concept of a “tolerance break.” As the name suggests, it’s a more formal way of describing the practice of abstaining from a substance for a particular length of time. Read more

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Like most trends in our social media-saturated world, it was only a matter of time before cannabis went fancy. Read more

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When I’m not smoking weed and writing about it, I’m eating food and writing about it. So the fact that I’ve had this column for almost a full year and haven’t yet written about munchies is, frankly, unacceptable. Read more

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When it comes to food, one of the subjects nearest and dearest to my heart is the fat category. Read more

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Lamb is a protein I’ve only truly grown to love in the last year or so. I’m a die-hard beef enthusiast, but I used to write lamb off as “too gamey.” Read more

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When tasked with writing about fungi, a category that includes yeast, mold and truffles—my mind instantly went to yeasty breads. I’m a bit of a carb queen. Read more

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The youngest medical cannabis applicant in Colorado at the time, Charlotte had been suffering 300 grand mal seizures a day (think the violent kind that causes unconsciousness) and unable to walk, talk or eat. Read more

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Chemically, Delta-8 is different from THC by only a few atomic bonds. It can produce a serious high of its own, but it exists in the cannabis plant at far lower levels. Read more

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“One of the key things is getting a product that’s potent because there are a lot of products out there that have, like, 10-milligrams of CBD in it and that does nothing,” Benavides says. Read more

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A terpene is an aromatic hydrocarbon that naturally occurs in the essential oils of many plants and other organisms, like certain insects. Read more

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In the last month alone, I have probably fielded a dozen or so requests for advice about traveling with cannabis. Read more

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While the selection at Alaska’s dispensaries is admittedly smaller than what one would find in California, it doesn’t matter. The quality is there. Read more

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According to the limited number of studies conducted on the interactions between selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs, of which Lexapro is one) and cannabinoids, the jury is still out on whether or not this is a good idea. Read more

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When it comes to drinking, District 3 is absolutely spoiled for options. Encompassing the downtown and mid-city neighborhoods, this district is the heart and soul of San Diego’s dining and drinking scenes. Read more

Drink Issue

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District 2 is usually the first stop for tourists who visit San Diego. As a result, the city’s beach communities and the people who live there are constantly fighting a battle between old and new. Read more

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As I discussed in my last column, I’m quite new to dabbing, the method of consuming cannabis concentrates which often requires a blowtorch. Read more

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