Anna Wilcox
Anna is a graduate from the University of Puget Sound, where she studied International Political Economy and English Literature.
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Leafly’s Got a New Strain Explorer: Here’s the Scoop on Our New Features!

The Leafly Explorer page has gotten a facelift! Here's a highlight of some of our new features.

Three Things Everyone Should Know About Cannabis and Exercise

Forget that "lazy stoner" stereotype -- cannabis and exercise have more in common than you think.

Pursuing the Silver Lining: Tera and Ashley Martin Discuss Their Battles Against Breast Cancer

At 28 years old, Tera Martin faces an uphill battle against Stage Three breast cancer. She and her sister created a foundation advocating for genetic testing for young women.

Nothing But the Best: Cannabis, Culture, and Connoisseurship en Masse

While connoisseurship was once a word used strictly by artists, nowadays the word is applied to all sorts of consumer goods, including cannabis.

The Fall of Cannaculture: Will Hot Kush Girls Fade and “Marlboro Pot” Emerge?

As cannabis moves to the mainstream, some counterculture memes may have to be sacrificed. The benefits of commercial cannabis, however, may outweigh the costs.

5 Fun Facts About Cannabis and Sex

When it comes to cannabis and sex, scientific research seems to be at odds with anecdotal experience. Here are five fun facts about cannabis and sex.

Pot Poseurs: 5 Products That Wish They Were Cannabis

In the past few years, non-cannabis companies have began to use cannaculture in marketing techniques. Take a look at these wannabe cannabis products trying for their 15 minutes of fame.

5 Cannabis Strains Named After Animals

In case you haven't noticed, cannabis strains tend to have silly names. Here are our top 5 picks of animal-named strains:

5 Things I Learned from Seattle Hempfest 2013

Here is a recap of some of the themes of this year’s Hempfest:

How to Talk to Your Doctor or Health Care Provider About Cannabis

Here's a list of questions you can ask your healthcare provider to determine if medical cannabis is an option for you and, if so, what your next steps should be.

Get to Know a Leafly Dog: Lucy the Italian Mastiff

Meet Lucy, an Italian Mastiff owned by one of Leafly's Account Executives, Piotr. She's one of the many office dogs who hang out at the Leafly headquarters.

Why Is Cannabis Now So Different From 1970s Cannabis?

While cannabis has been a part of American culture since the country's birth, cannabis today is not what it used to be. So what exactly were those free-spirits smoking in the 1970s?

How to Be a Responsible Medical Marijuana Patient or Adult Consumer

This handy guide will help you understand what it means to be a responsible cannabis patient or adult consumer and includes crucial information you should know before you begin.

7 Famous Book Characters That Use Cannabis

Marijuana has long been a part of American art culture, especially fiction. Here are 7 book characters that spent some time enjoying the benefits of cannabis.