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Chris Kilham in Colorado with Cannabis. Photo by Tracey Eller / Cosmic Sister

CANNABIS | MEDICINAL MARIJUANA

Cannabis has been used for thousands of years, and is the most widely consumed illicit substance on earth. Originating from northern Asia, cannabis enjoys many hundreds of studies, and shows numerous benefits for health. At Medicine Hunter, we offer information on both the cultural and health uses of cannabis. The criminalization of cannabis is itself a crime, and we advocate the complete legalization of this plant and its use. Cannabis is safer than either tobacco or alcohol, both of which are legal and deadly. Enjoy our articles and segments.

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Chris Kilham and Cannabis

Chris Kilham is a medicine hunter, author, educator and TV personality who promotes natural, plant-based medicines and sustainable global trade that protects the environment and supports indigenous cultures. He has conducted medicinal plant research in over 45 countries and lectures worldwide about holistic wellness and botanical medicines. As a guest expert on TV in U.S. and international markets, he advocates for traditional botanical medicines, including psychoactive and psychedelic plant medicines such as cannabis. Chris believes the criminalization of cannabis is itself a crime because cannabis is safer than either tobacco or alcohol, both of which are legal and deadly. Chris has been featured in The New York Times, Outside Magazine, Psychology Today, LA Weekly, Newsweek, and Business Insider, and appeared on CNN, NBC Nightly News, The Dr. Oz Show, ABC Good Morning America, ABC Nightline, ABC 20/20 and many other top-tier media venues. He has also been in High Times, Civilized, Lift, Culture, MassRoots, and many other cannabis media outlets. Chris has written fourteen books, including The Ayahuasca Test Pilots Handbook, Psyche Delicacies and The Five Tibetans, which has been published in over 28 languages. An ordained minister, Chris officiates at cannabis weddings and last year performed perhaps the first-ever cannabis soplar, an Amazonian tradition in which shamans blow clouds of tobacco smoke over and around “passengers” to bless and protect them. Chris feels an interchangeability between cannabis and tobacco, making cannabis soplars feel seamlessly right.

High Times,
by Robyn Griggs Lawrence , February 2017
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Business Insider,
by Corey Protin and Jessica Orwig , February 2017
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Lift,
by Devon Scoble, January 2017
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Spirit Plant Medicine Conference,
with Chris Kilham, January 2017
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AlterNet,
by April M. Short, September 2016
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MassRoots,
by Julie Godard, April 2016
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Outside Magazine,
by AC Shilton, December 2015
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CULTURE,
Sheryll Alexander, October 2015
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LA Weekly,
by Katie Baine, September 2015
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LA Yoga,
by Zoe Helene, September 2015
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Fox News,
by Chris Kilham, April 2014
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Fox News,
by Chris Kilham, March 2014
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Huffington Post 50,
by Yagana Shah, March 2014
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Fox News,
by Chris Kilham, May 2013
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Psyche Delicacies,
by Chris Kilham, October 2012
Fox News,
by Chris Kilham, August 2012
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Reality Sandwich,
by Chris Kilham, July 2012
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Fox News: Health Talk,
with Dr. Manny and the Medicine Hunter, March 2012
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Fox News,
by Chris Kilham, December 2011
Reality Sandwich,
by Neşe Şenol, September 2011
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Fox News,
by Chris Kilham, August 2011
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Fox News,
with Dr. Manny, December 2010
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Fox News,
by Chris Kilham, October 2010
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Fox News Health,
by Chris Kilham, August 2010
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Fox News: Health Talk,
with Dr. Manny & the Medicine Hunter, January 2010
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