Collection of Valuable Episodes for Cannabis Consumers

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The Periodic effects Podcast focuses a lot on the business of cannabis. However, many episodes - like our science-focused deep dives - contain gold nuggets of knowledge that any cannabis consumer can implement in their daily lives. We’ve compiled the most valuable episodes for Consumers to help you quickly find insights you can use today!


Episode 50 - Cannabis science 101 (Part 1)
Cannabis Basics w/ Emma Chasen

In the first installment of our Cannabis Science 101 deep-dive, cannabis educator and consultant Emma Chasen gives an accessible primer on the basics of cannabis science, including cannabinoids, terpenes, Sativa vs. Indica, and many more important topics for cannabis consumers of any experience level.


Episode 51 - cannabis science 101 (Part 2)
Products & Dosing w/ Emma chasen

In the second installment of our Cannabis Science 101 deep-dive, cannabis educator and consultant Emma Chasen continues her lessons on the basics of cannabis science - this segment covers THC dosing recommendations, using cannabis for medicinal relief, and what questions to ask your budtender when looking for cannabis products of any kind.


Episode 54 - the endocannabinoid system
with dr. michele ross, ph.d.

Have you ever heard of the “Endocannabinoid System” in your body? If you said “no”, you’re far from alone! In this episode, Ph.D. Neuroscientist Dr. Michele Ross gives a scientific introduction to the largest signaling system in our body in easy-to-understand language, and explains how cannabis can help improve and support our health & wellness.


Episode 34 - cannabis as medicine: use & dosing
with emma chasen

In this science-focused episode, Emma Chasen is back to review a research paper co-authored by renowned cannabis researcher Dr. Ethan Russo for an in-depth look at how to administer cannabis for medical treatment, and what doses of different cannabinoids work best for medicinal applications.


Episode 21 - Opioids, cannabis, and addiction
with dr. adie poe, ph.d.

Have you ever wondered if it’s accurate to call cannabis a “gateway drug”? Are you curious to learn what cannabis research looks like today, and how you can help advance it? Be sure to listen for answers to these questions in this episode with Dr. Adie Poe, Neuroscientist and Co-founder of Habu Health, a research initiative committed to compiling and analyzing cannabis experience data from everyday consumers like you!


Episode 109 - Cannabis for Healthy Aging
with Linda Jacobson

Emerging research suggests that the active compounds in cannabis may be able to help fight dementia, Alzheimer’s Disease, and other signs of aging. How can cannabis become a miracle treatment for the very population with the most stigma about its use? We discuss the future of cannabis medicine with Linda Jacobson, Founder of Elders Together, and why she thinks cannabis is the secret to increasing human life expectancy along with quality of life.


Episode 111 - The 2019 Vaping Crisis, Part 1
with Emma Chasen

Worrying reports of hundreds of illnesses and some deaths possibly linked to vaping cannabis extract cartridges have come to light recently - what could be causing these issues, and how can you be sure that your vape is safe? We discuss the breaking news and available science with Emma Chasen to get clarity around what’s really going on with vaping in this two-part episode series.


Episode 112 - The 2019 Vaping Crisis, Part 2
with Emma Chasen

In Part 2 of this episode series on the breaking news around vaping illness, Emma Chasen gives recommendations on what consumers should look for in their vaping products, how processors should be carefully creating extracts that don’t expose consumers to harm, and questions Budtenders should be prepared to address for customers worried about the effects of vaping.