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January is about Cannabis and Self-Care

No matter what is happening politically, women are eager to learn more about cannabis - and we're here to provide the best and most relevant information for all of our specific needs.

Denver Gathering on June 7th

We’re excited to announce that both Aliza Sherman and Melissa Pierce, Ellementa co-founders, will be at the first Denver Gathering on Wednesday, June 7 at Postmodern!
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Where is Cannabis Legal?

Remember the 80s? That decade brought us Flashdance, Scrunchies and big hair, and the War on Drugs with the slogan “Just Say No.” Fast-forward to 2017, and state governments are revisiting their marijuana laws and realizing that the ancient…

Ellementa Launches New Cannabis Wellness Gatherings

We launched Ellementa last year to change the conversation around cannabis with a focus on the plant's medicinal benefits to remove stigma caused by decades of misinformation.
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Cannabis Suppositories: Sticking Weed Where?

Cannabis suppositories could be your ticket to relief. A major benefit of cannabis suppositories is their high absorption rate, either rectally or vaginally. Like other suppositories, inserting them into the body puts them closer to internal cellular walls so their contents enter the bloodstream quickly.

February: Let’s Talk About Sex & Cannabis

Ladies, it's that time. Time to talk about Sex and how Cannabis and CBD can enhance our sex lives. Whether pursuing solo or partnered pleasure, cannabis has been found to be a useful sexual aide, a relaxation tool, a stimulating addition to lubricants, and orgasm intensifier.

Cannabis, Women and Self-Care

Self-care is an ongoing process that can feel overwhelming and is often the first thing we ignore when we're trying to get through our days. But if we took better care of ourselves, we'd be able to better cope more with life's stressors - not…

Women and Cannabis Wellness in New York City

I'm blown away. I don't know how else to express the power of the first Ellementa New York City Gathering. First, the space was amazing. The Alchemist's Kitchen on 1st Street offers herbal remedies, botanical medicines, and whole plant tinctures…

Help Us Grow Ellementa to Bring Cannabis Wellness to Women

Your contribution - no matter how big or how small - can help bring Ellementa Gatherings to YOUR city and to more women in need of better information about cannabis for health and wellness.

Cannabis for Senior Care

Three years ago, Carrie Tice had a hysterectomy and went through menopause unexpectedly. During her six-week recovery, she managed her symptoms with cannabis instead of opiates. Carrie says her body did just fine until she went to a conference…
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Interstitial Cystitis & Perimenopause

Lana was 49 when, after being intimate with a new sexual partner, she began experiencing sharp pain around one of her ovaries. A few days later, a severely heavy and excruciating period sent her to the emergency room. She was later diagnosed…

Cannabis and Chemotherapy

Marijuana took away my nausea, so I could eat healthy. It took away the severe restlessness and anxiety, so I could relax. It allowed me to eat, sleep and be up and active when I was awake — all of which are critical to recovery. It didn’t…