Marijuana Break is one of the world’s largest medical marijuana resources – committed to helping all kinds of patients to better understand the healing powers of cannabis. We have a team of highly-qualified and passionate authors who create patient-focused resources, by offering helpful guides, trustworthy education, and access to industry professionals.
As the age-old saying goes “quality is not an act – it is a habit.” Here at Marijuana Break, we take this sentiment very seriously. From the articles that we publish to the content that we review, the entire foundation of our company has been built on one key aspect: quality. The Marijuana Break team strive to provide our readers with the most up-to-date and relevant information within the cannabis industry.
We have dedicated an infinite amount of time and resources into our recruitment process to ensure that we hire the best writers, editors, and contributors in the industry. We strongly believe that our current team holds the capacity to produce some of the highest-quality and top-rated cannabis-related content in the industry.
In the lightning-fast age of digital information that we live in today, it’s no secret that everyone has a voice. We live in a world with an open platform for everybody and anybody to share their opinions, thoughts, and knowledge. This is why so much importance has been placed on utilizing the talents of some of the cannabis industry’s most distinguished figures to deliver the highest-quality information, news, and product reviews to you, the reader.
We have six key contributing writers and editors who all boast an extensive background within the medical and/or health industries. But, this isn’t the only thing that they all have in common. All of them share one key, unifying trait: a passion for all things cannabis.
Here’s an overview of each key contributor. You can also read a more in-depth review on each of them.
Dr. Eric Exelbert
Dr. Eric is a pediatric intensivist at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital in Hollywood, FL. Dr. Exelbert also runs ExAlt Med, which is a clinic that helps patients of all ages who haven’t had any success using traditional treatment options. he has a special interest in pediatric patients but is able to help patients of any age. He sees patients of all ages and all diagnoses, and also has a keen interest in complex pediatric and adult cases. Very often, these complex cases require a non-traditional treatment approach, which might include using medical cannabis when other methods have been found to be ineffective.
As an Intensive Care Physician, Dr. Exelbert sees thousands of patients every year. Through his handling of such a wide scope of diagnosis, he has cultivated an extensive experience base which has made him better equipped to make critical care decisions for unique patient cases.
Dr. Hart was born in St. John’s, Newfoundland and from early beginnings, he participated in various athletic activities, including competitive ice hockey. At age 14, he was introduced to weight training and quickly developed a passion for not only the sport but also an affinity for helping people to feel better about themselves through the promotion of health and well-being.
He is particularly passionate and vocal about the use of cannabis in medicine, and this advocacy has made him a recognized speaker on the topic. He has spoken on platforms like CBC National Radio, CTV News, Rodgers TV, and the Toronto Star, and has even attended the Canadian Consortium for the Investigation of Cannabinoids in Toronto.
In February 2018 Dr. Hart released a book titled “Friendly Fire: Why Vets Are Lighting Up and Ditching Pills to Treat PTSD,” with Jeremy Kossen as his co-author. He has also co-authored two free books which are available to download on his website.
Nicole is somewhat of a cannabis “newbie” having only started to learn all about it’s incredible health benefits only a few years ago. But now she’s one of the biggest advocates of cannabis. Nicole has over ten years of experience in the health sector, and now dedicates much of her time to sharing her knowledge and expertise with us here at Marijuana Break.
She has been working at Marijuana Break for the past few years and devotes herself to educating people about the therapeutic effects of using cannabis. Kayla has one daughter, and her dream is for her to grow up in a world where she has free and unlimited access to the cannabis plant and its associated benefits.
Don Ballou is the CEO of the Nutrahemp corporation, which is the umbrella company of the well-known CBD Essence. His lifelong study of Health & Nutrition and fitness evolved into the creation of his line of nutraceutical supplements & cannabis edibles, which can be found on the CBD Essence website.
Jeff Yauck is the co-founder of Purekana! If that hasn’t got your attention then maybe the story behind Purekana will. Jeff and his partner, started Purekana with an investment of just $18,000. From that, they used $5,000 to purchase inventory, including CBD gummies, oils, and lotions. In the beginning, the operation was very modest. The inventory was delivered to Jeff’s small apartment, just about filling it.