Calm down, take a deep breath, try to relax. Your initial reaction to stress might be to try to make it go away, but health psychologist and author Kelly McGonigal’s advice is to harness stress and use it to your advantage. Embracing stress, she argues, can make you better able to achieve your goals. We’ll hear more about the science of stress in McGonigal’s new book, “The Upside of Stress: Why Stress is Good for You, and How to Get Good at It.”
Maryland is gearing up in September to open the application process for medical marijuana growers and dispensaries. The rules for the application process have been nailed down. We hear from Hannah Byron, executive director of the state’s medical marijuana commission, and commission member Deborah Miran. We’ll also get the perspective of prospective medical marijuana entrepreneurs who want to open businesses in Maryland.