Photos: Ten Colorado Businesses That Sound Like Dispensaries But Aren't

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Number 6: Healing Roots Natural Medicine 1574 York Street, Denver

Healing Roots Natural Medicine's moniker features four words that frequently wind up in dispensary names, and the website description of the business sounds mighty MMJ-shop-like. One excerpt reads: "Rather than merely focusing on and addressing symptoms, we seek to understand and correct the imbalance that is causing them. It is this approach that makes the medicine practiced at Healing Roots both curative and preventive." But the approach is naturopathic, not weed-centric.

Number 5: Herbs & Arts 2015 East Colfax, Denver

The herbs in question, as noted by the shop's website: "ritual & magickal oils and incense" made in the store.

Continue to keep counting down our list of ten Colorado businesses that sound like dispensaries but aren't.
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