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About Whitman Publishing Whitman Publishing is the leading producer of numismatic reference books, supplies, and products to display and store coins and paper money. Our high-quality books educate readers in the rich, colorful history of American and world coinage, paper currency, tokens, and medals, and teach how to build great collections. Archival-quality Whitman folders, albums, cases, and other holders assist in keeping collectibles safe and allow them to be shown off to friends and family. Whitman is also the home of H.E. Harris postage stamp collecting supplies, including: albums, supplements, kits, books, and more.

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The Medical Marijuana Guidebook: America's First How-To Guide for Patients and Caregivers

$29.95
SKU:
0794843727
Minimum Purchase:
1 unit
The Medical Marijuana Guidebook: America's First How-To Guide for Patients and Caregivers

The Medical Marijuana Guidebook: America's First How-To Guide for Patients and Caregivers

$29.95
SKU:
0794843727
Minimum Purchase:
1 unit

“My doctor just recommended I try medical marijuana. Now what?” Award-winning journalist David Downs gets this question all the time. Thanks to the rapid advance of medical marijuana laws and research, Americans have entered a new era of treatment options for the toughest diseases. They have a lot of questions, and The Medical Marijuana Guidebook has the answers. This book is the first concise, professional, mainstream “how-to” guide to legally and safely access medical cannabis.

The Medical Marijuana Guidebook covers:

  • The steps to obtaining a doctor’s recommendation for cannabis;
  • How to obtain a state medical marijuana ID card;
  • How to find a caregiver or dispensary;
  • Popular medical uses for medical marijuana;
  • Ways of using medical marijuana, including vaporizers, edibles, and tinctures;
  • Common dosages and popular strains;
  • Terms like THC, CBD, indica and sativa, and the science behind the botanical.
  • David Downs is a best-selling author based in San Francisco. A Medill School of Journalism Fellow, Downs has written for WIRED, Rolling Stone, The New York Times, and the San Francisco Chronicle. Downs is the contributing author of the best-selling book Beyond Buds.  A syndicated columnist, and editor, Downs is considered a national expert on cannabis science, policy, and culture, and has appeared on National Public Radio, and lectured at University of California Berkeley.