In the Weeds with Jimmy Young

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The flagship podcast for the new website. Hosted and founded by broadcast veteran Jimmy Young who has 40 years in the industry of broadcasting and an Emmy Award as a talk show host. He is a card carrying member of the medical program in his home state of Massachusetts. After one year and over 80 episodes he has gained his knowledge by interviewing some of the most respected experts in the field...and in the fields of Cannabis. Cannabis has replaced a historically racist term called marijuana. Whether you call it weed, pot and grass, mary jane, or herb, Cannabis is a natural plant that is made up of thousands of chemicals that science has now proven interacts with the human body in many beneficial ways. For years outlawed internationally and in the US, it is now legal in 11 states, and 33 states have some kind of medical program for patients. Recently the World Health Organization has agreed to review it's status in a hearing in June in Geneva and the FDA of the US is seeking information from the public. In The Weeds talks about all the things that are driving the growth of one of the hottest industries on the planet. Massachusetts is the first east coast state to legalize the controversial substance, and a member of that state's medical program.Read more »

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