Imagine a new product is released into the marketplace. This product has a reputation as a party drug, yet many people use it as medicine. It is often referred to by goofy names and slang words accompanied by snickers and eye rolls. It can be taken into the body through inhalation, ingestion and absorption, yet everyone who takes the product has a different experience.Read More
Have you heard the argument that there is not enough evidence yet to prove that cannabis has therapeutic value as part of an effective plan for the management and treatment of disease?
One of the biggest reasons that medical cannabis has seen such an acceptance in recent years is very simply that it works and often works when everything else has failed. Every day, patients who had given up on finding relief using traditional pharmacological approaches are finding relief using cannabis for conditions such as chronic muscle and joint pain, anxiety, fibromyalgia, insomnia, IBS, arthritis, and many more.Read More
Did you know that cannabis is our oldest cultivated crop? Yup! Cannabis fields were tended by farmers some 200 years before we began cultivating wheat!Read More
Cannabis is plant medicine. And like other plant medicines it interacts with us humans in a most individual way.
Think of it this way. You have many friends and family members in your life and your relationship and interaction with each person is similar, but subject to the small (and big) nuances that makes each relationship unique.Read More
Cannabidiol, or CBD for short, is well known for its anti-inflammatory and anti-seizure actions within the body. CBD is also important for its ability to mute down or even reduce the uncomfortable side-effects from THC such as racing heart, paranoia and psychoactivity.Read More
No other plant has created such an uproar or confusion as the humble cannabis plant.
Is it medicine?
Is it recreational?
Is it both?Read More
All vertebrate animals have an endocannabinoid system (ECS). The ECS is series of receptors throughout the body that are responsible for regaining and maintaining homeostasis within the body. Homeostasis is a fancy word for balance or making sure the body is functioning normally in its day-to-day operations.Read More