Sian Ferguson

Sian Ferguson

I'm a freelance writer.

Reporting, essays, analysis, and content writing. Areas of interest include health and social justice. Available for freelance assignments.

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magazine.grasscity.com

What's The Difference Between Hemp CBD Oil And Cannabis CBD Oil?

Here's a primer on the difference between hemp CBD oil and cannabis CBD oil.

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societykush.com

Here's How Cannabis Can Treat PTSD

As the research on medical marijuana grows, it’s becoming clear that cannabis can treat PTSD patients.

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rodalesorganiclife.com

5 Things That Happened When I Brainstormed First Thing Every Morning For A Month

Doing ‘morning pages,’ a daily brain dump, unlocked my creativity.

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HelloGiggles

Academia was my identity — then I dropped out of college

What happens when you have to drop out of college and give up your identity for the sake of your mental health?

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rodalesorganiclife.com

How Accepting My Body Fat Actually Made Me Want To Exercise More

I'm not trying to change how my body looks—I just want to take care of it.

Imrs article
The Washington Post

I fell in love with my friend with benefits

And everything worked out okay. Here's why.

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societykush.com

Cannabis Beauty Products 101: What You Need To Know

While many of us know about marijuana’s medical benefits, few of us realize that it can also be a beneficial addition to our beauty routine.

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societykush.com

Here’s Why You Should Smoke Marijuana Before Working Out

Can cannabis enhance your exercise experience? Many people say that smoking and working out is a great idea. Here's why.

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rodalesorganiclife.com

Why Adopting My Anxious Kitten Was The Best Thing I Ever Did For My Mental Health

She gave me something years of therapy never did—a reason to live.

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Teen Vogue

The Importance of Non-Binary Models in the Fashion Industry

Androgyny seems to be having a revival in the fashion world - but what does that mean for non-binary models?

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pastemagazine.com

Summertime Sadness Is Real, and SAD

You can get seasonal affective disorder in the summer, too.

societykush.com

Unpacking Weed's Effect On Memory

Cannabis has some negative effects on the memory - but it might help prevent Alzheimer's disease.

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rodalesorganiclife.com

8 Well-Meaning Things You Say To Your Daughter That You Shouldn't (And What To Say Instead)

Seven amazing women weigh in on commonly-said harmful comments that come from well-meaning parents. Here’s what they suggest you say instead, and why.

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The Week

Why are people freezing their bodies?

Cryotherapy - where clients expose their bodies to extremely cold temperatures - is becoming increasingly popular. Here's what's up with this treatment.

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thedevelopmentset.com

Abortion in South Africa Is Legal — But Half Are Done Illegally. Why?

Legalizing abortion is one thing, but ensuring safe abortion is accessible can be quite another