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Each month, we explore a specific health and wellness subject. This month, we’re exploring the age of anxiety

All due respect to W.H. Auden, but the Age of Anxiety is not some bygone relic of the past — it’s now. To survive it, we’re going to need a full-on restructuring of our daily lives to keep it at bay. This month, we’ll focus on the routines and rituals you’ll need to get through it — and how Medicine Box can help.

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How to Portion Edibles

How to Portion Edibles

Over the past several months I’ve talked to a lot of people about edibles. While many people enjoy them, almost everyone has a horror story to rival that of Maureen Dowd. The problem is, prohibition makes it nearly impossible to determine the potency of homemade edibles.
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Terpene Spotlight: Myrcene

Terpene Spotlight: Myrcene

Myrcene is one of the most common terpenes found in cannabis. It’s commonly believed that myrcene helps THC pass through the blood-brain barrier more efficiently, which results in a stronger, faster high. While the scientific evidence for this is limited, it’s hard to discredit the vast number of people who have experienced this phenomenon.
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Tasting Review: So Much Goodness

Tasting Review: So Much Goodness

They came. They saw. They tasted. They loved! It’s somewhat difficult to gauge how successfully a tasting when half the products are infused with “happy” oil (happy oil = pure CO2 Afgoo oil). Not to say that all of our products aren’t made with happiness – they certainly are. They’re made with lots of love too. But the happy oil guaranteed all of our guests left with smiles on their faces!
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