Would you like to buy some Obama Kush to help you sleep? Or how about some Grape Ape to alleviate your pelvic pain?
If you are unattuned to cannabis culture, you likely have no idea what those things are, but the more than 51,000 Maryland residents certified to purchase medical marijuana likely would recognize them immediately as strains of marijuana.
Since 2017, at least 70 dispensaries have popped up around the state, six that are in Howard County.
The options at the dispensaries can seem endless: topicals, oils, pills, vapors, accessories, extracts and edibles, to name a few.
Research in the Journal of the American Medical Association has shown marijuana can help treat chronic pain, purporting the ability to replace opioids amid a