HIGHER LEARNING

Hemp vs. Marijuana: 5 Things You Need To Know

In early April, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced that he will soon introduce legislation that could legalize hemp in the United States and make it an agricultural commodity. “It’s now time to take the final step and make this a legal crop,” McConnell said in a statement to lawmakers in his home state of […]

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BODY + WELLNESS, HIGHER LEARNING

What are Adaptogens, and are They Actually Good For You?

We’d wager that you’ve encountered the word “adaptogen” lately. It’s plastered on the bottles of high-end wellness supplements and mentioned routinely as a “superfood” on lifestyle sites like one founded by a certain blond actress-turned-wellness-guru. CBD is often labeled an adaptogen, too. But if you’re like the Hi&Low team, all the buzz makes us as […]

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HIGHER LEARNING

Can The Cannabis Industry Set The Example for Gender Equality?

I’m a feminist, one of five sisters, and a female business leader. That makes this an exhilarating inflection point in our culture, when so much energy is being devoted to examining workplace gender dynamics, alluding to the equality and respect I’ve always expected of a progressive society. But an allusion is far from a promise, […]

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HIGHER LEARNING, LIFESTYLE

Trends in Cannabis

The cannabis delivery service Eaze just released a report highlighting trends among its 350,000+ California cannabis consumers. While some of the report is marketing for the company, there are some interesting insights into the trends, preferences, and behaviors across demographics. Here are the top four that caught our attention: Ready-to-Use Products Topped Flower for the […]

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BODY + WELLNESS, HIGHER LEARNING

Can Cannabis Treat Arthritis?

You probably know someone who has arthritis. According to the CDC, 54 million adults in the U.S. have been diagnosed with arthritis by a doctor. Arthritis is characterized by the inflammation of joints, which leads to pain and swelling. Perhaps surprisingly, it is a leading cause of disability in the U.S., which is why there […]

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