Jacqueline Havelka
Jacqueline Havelka is a contributing writer for Leafly. She's a rocket scientist turned writer, having worked in the space program for many years managing experiments on the Space Station and Shuttle. Jacqueline currently owns her own firm, Inform Scientific, specializing in technical and medical writing and research program management. When she’s not writing, she is likely watching college football.
Most Popular Articles

Is Vaping Safe? The Differences Between Vaping vs. Smoking Cannabis

Cannabis vaporization continues to grow in popularity, but what exactly is vaping, and is it safe? We’ll help separate fact from fiction.

You May Want to Avoid These Ingredients in Cannabis Oil Vape Cartridges

Cannabis oil vape cartridges are made with varying strains, solvents, and additives. Which ingredients are safe, and which ones should be avoided?

What Is CBG and What Are the Benefits of This Cannabinoid?

Learn about cannabigerol (CBG), a lesser known cannabinoid with emerging research on its medical benefits for specific systems.

What Is CBC and What Are the Benefits of This Cannabinoid?

Learn more about cannabichromine, or CBC, a cannabinoid found in the cannabis plant that's showing promise in the lab for a myriad of conditions.

How Cannabis Is Used for Nausea and Vomiting Relief

Get a glimpse at the science of cannabinoids found in cannabis to better understand why it works to suppress nausea and vomiting.

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The US Government Is (Finally) Funding More Cannabinoid Research

The federal government recently issued its intent to study the effects of minor cannabinoids and terpenes to investigate their effectiveness for treating pain.

Study: With CBD, 80% of Children With Autism Saw Improvement

Israeli researchers have found improvement in autistic children treated with high concentrations of CBD. Learn more about their study here.

Study: Legalization Reduces Crime in Border Towns

Recent data shows that violent crime rates are reduced in border towns that have legalized cannabis. Read more about the study here.

What Is CBC and What Are the Benefits of This Cannabinoid?

Learn more about cannabichromine, or CBC, a cannabinoid found in the cannabis plant that's showing promise in the lab for a myriad of conditions.

You May Want to Avoid These Ingredients in Cannabis Oil Vape Cartridges

Cannabis oil vape cartridges are made with varying strains, solvents, and additives. Which ingredients are safe, and which ones should be avoided?

How Cannabis Is Used for Nausea and Vomiting Relief

Get a glimpse at the science of cannabinoids found in cannabis to better understand why it works to suppress nausea and vomiting.

Is Vaping Safe? The Differences Between Vaping vs. Smoking Cannabis

Cannabis vaporization continues to grow in popularity, but what exactly is vaping, and is it safe? We’ll help separate fact from fiction.

What Is CBG and What Are the Benefits of This Cannabinoid?

Learn about cannabigerol (CBG), a lesser known cannabinoid with emerging research on its medical benefits for specific systems.