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Jesse's Present

We just had to share this immensely heartwarming story from Lauren McNaughton, one of Kiva's Nothern California Territory Managers. Just wanted to send out a warm holiday wish from my personal favorite patient, who is most likely our youngest patient as well. Last summer I had the pleasure of meeting Jesse, a 4 year old boy from Mt Shasta who has spent more than half his life battling leukemia. After many long rounds of medical treatment, Jesse was sick, only 20 pounds and had NO energy...

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Kiva Love Letter - Shayna

I am a 68 year old great grandmother in pretty good shape. My only health issue is insomnia. I have suffered from this since childhood but the past 30 years have been horrible. I was in sleep studies in several Boston hospitals with no results. I took Ambien for many years which became less affective over time. I went on Medicare at 65 and doctors refused to prescribe pills. I can't explain my fear that I wouldn't get good sleep again. When I moved to CA 3 years ago my son helped me purchase Kiva bars. It is truly a miracle...

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Why Choose A Cannabis-Infused Edible?

There are a lot of great reasons why edibles are the preferred method of cannabis ingestion for many individuals. Here are a few... HEALTHIER ALTERNATIVE. Edibles offer medical marijuana patients and recreational cannabis users a convenient way to consume cannabis without the harmful side effects of smoking or vaporizing. HIGHER POTENCY. Edibles allow users to introduce high levels of a specific cannabinoid (or a combination of cannabinoids) to the system- allowing people to treat their illnesses with more efficacy than ever before...

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The Entourage Effect

Wonder why Kiva is so passionate about using whole plant CBD for our new Ginger and Espresso dark chocolate bars? It's because of the synergistic effects that occur when all of cannabis' various compounds interact together. Our whole plant CBD includes the plant's cannabinoids, flavonoids, and terpenes - so you are getting the full spectrum of the plant's medicinal ingredients.

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Origin Story

How much of who you are comes from the place you call home? In wine there is a term, terroir, which refers to the environmental conditions in which grapes are grown that give a wine its unique flavor and aroma. Human beings are no different. Like the soil that helps seeds to grow, our homes affect our personalities, our relationships, and our dreams. The place that we grow up is so much more than our past - it is the root of our identity in this world. At KIVA, we believe that where you come from matters...

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