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March 20, 2019

5 Reasons Cannabis is Better than Xanax

Most people expect to experience occasional anxiety as part of their normal day-to-day lives. However, when these symptoms begin to feel persistent, overwhelming, and/or uncontrollable, they can start to become a problem and interfere with work and relationships.
March 14, 2019

5 Ways Medical Cannabis Treats Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis is a debilitating disease that affects over 2.5 million people worldwide. Patients diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis can experience a range of issues such as damage to their immune system, spinal cord damage, and even damage to the brain. It is also one of the conditions a patient is most likely to seek medical cannabis treatment for and is generally recognized as a disease which qualifies for medical cannabis. 
March 7, 2019

The Entourage Effect

Since the inception of cannabis research, Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) has been the most frequently researched cannabinoid in cannabis science. Although, currently it is the cannabidiol (CBD) that has gained the spotlight due to its ability to provide therapeutic relief to children ailing from various epileptic disorders, without the psychotropic effects (i.e. high) of THC.
March 6, 2019

Can Medical Cannabis Treat Lung Cancer?

For people living with lung cancer, the situation can seem hopeless. Lung cancer causes the most cancer deaths in America. One in four patients diagnosed with cancer will have lung cancer. Many patients find themselves drawn to alternative therapies in the hopes of alleviating their symptoms, improving conventional treatments, and removing the cancer altogether.
February 25, 2019

Cannabis Oil for Pets

For millions of humans worldwide, medical cannabis is rapidly becoming a popular treatment method for patients suffering from various illnesses and seeking immediate and long-lasting relief. As researchers continue to back up claims with scientific studies, veterinarians and pet owners are also beginning to see that medical cannabis, also known as medical marijuana, provides significantly positive health benefits forpets as well.
February 13, 2019

Stress Management with Medical Cannabis

Stress negatively affects the quality of life for millions of Americans. It can begin as something small and seemingly inconsequential and from there snowball into a much larger problem that can lead to depression, insomnia, and anxiety. The good news is that medical cannabis, and specifically the oil extracted from the medical marijuana plant, is wonderful at easing the symptoms of stress and restoring balance and peace of mind.
February 5, 2019

Treating Depression with Cannabis

Cannabis has been getting a lot of (well deserved) attention for its treatment of critical illnesses such as Parkinson's, Glioblastoma, and Arthritis. However there has not been enough conversation about depression and how medical cannabis has been playing a large part in treating depression effectively and often with little to no side effects. 
January 25, 2019

Medical Cannabis for Thyroid Disease

The thyroid is a very important part of the body's endocrine system that is generally located in the lower front of the neck. Its function is important to the human body as it secretes thyroid hormones which are carried via the bloodstream to every single cell and muscle group.
January 23, 2019

Science Behind Cannabis

A large misconception regarding the therapeutic value of the cannabis plant continually marches on. Cannabis is often grouped together with tobacco, hard drugs, and even alcohol, with the latest trend being to designate cannabis as "less harmful" than these other substances.
January 18, 2019

Father of Cannabinoid Medicine

Dr. Raphael Mechoulam has been proclaimed the father of cannabinoid medicine. Having discovered THC, Mechoulam has paved the way for the medicinal study of cannabis.