Monday, September 3, 2018 By: Nathaniel Geoghegan
"My doctor didn’t have much else to offer in the realm of prescription painkillers, but he did mention he knew other patients who had success using cannabidiol."
Saturday, September 1, 2018 By: Special to Hempster
"I tell my story in hopes that it empowers other women to pursue a career that may seem off-the-beaten-path but is perfect for them and helps others."
Monday, August 6, 2018 By: Ryan Porter
“Looking at the world in a slightly different light opens up new ideas.”
Monday, July 16, 2018 By: Ryan Porter
“Some of the most successful people I know are cannabis users.”
Thursday, June 14, 2018 By: Ryan Porter
“Everyone is looking for insight into what I see coming.”
Thursday, June 7, 2018 By: Ryan Porter
"Often they are at the end of the road in their medical treatment. They’ve tried prescription drugs and conventional medicine. Maybe they are on a prescription of opiate-based painkillers and they can’t stand it."
Thursday, May 31, 2018 By: Ryan Porter
“People could come and spend the afternoon having high tea and getting to know other people.They felt comfortable saying what they were going through and what they were looking for.”
Thursday, May 17, 2018 By: Ryan Porter
“She really cares about showing up in the right way.”
Thursday, May 3, 2018 By: Ryan Porter
"There was a really big disconnect between the way I experienced cannabis use around me and the way it was being portrayed in drug-education programs or the way young people talked about using cannabis."
Thursday, April 26, 2018 By: Stephanie Karasick
"I’d grown up in a pharmacy (my dad is a pharmacist), so I was utterly baffled by the fact that there was really no treatment protocol for this medicine."
Thursday, April 19, 2018 By: Ryan Porter
From watching moms stock up on weed edibles at her Green Market to starting a new business venture with her dad, cannabis is a family affair for Lisa Campbell. “It’s really special for me.”
Thursday, April 12, 2018 By: Ryan Porter
Cannabis consultant and outgoing Women Grow president Antuanette Gomez is a woman of many talents, and passionate about mentoring women in their cannabis careers. "Every girl knows that I am always down to jump on a call and bounce some ideas if you have a project that you need some mentoring on."
Thursday, April 5, 2018 By: Ryan Porter
Why cannabis consultant Sarah Bain went from being the voice of the Liberal Party of Canada to foretelling the future of Canadian cannabis. “We have a really long life to work, so we better be doing something that we really enjoy.”
Thursday, March 29, 2018 By: Ryan Porter
Stand-up comic Chantel Marostica on cannabis, comedy, and the “unwavering support” they’ve received since coming out as gender non-binary. “Your experience makes you one in a million.”
Thursday, March 22, 2018 By: Ryan Porter
Self-described “serial entrepreneur” Natasha Raey is all about wellness at her spa-like health clinic Cadence. “It is my hope that the government makes medical a stream that helps patients."
Monday, March 5, 2018 By: Linn Groen
Endometriosis is a painful and incurable condition affecting approximately one in ten Canadian women.