CBD Community of California

February 9, 2018

Confessions of a Dosing Specialist: Osteosarcoma

Susie is a 6 year old Lab who was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, found in one of her hind legs. Her family was devastated, especially since Susie was not very old. For many dogs who get this type of cancer, the prognosis is not very hopeful. For many dogs, Osteosarcoma can be a death sentence. It is not uncommon for dogs to require a leg amputation, in an attempt to keep the cancer from spreading.
February 1, 2018

Cannabis Can Help with Insomnia

The ability to have a good night's sleep is crucial for maintaining physical, emotional, and mental well-being, yet for so many people it can be frustratingly elusive. As reported by researchers at the American Sleep Association, up to 70 million adults suffer from sleep disorders in the U.S. alone (sleepassociation.org) and the numbers of those affected are rising.
January 17, 2018

Cannabis Treatment for ALS

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, informally known as ALS or Lou Gehrig's Disease, is a neurodegenerative disease that affects the nerve cells in the spinal cord, brain, and motor cortex that control voluntary muscles. Patients suffering from ALS can eventually lose their ability to eat, move, speak, and breathe.
January 9, 2018

Cannabis for Asthma

For the millions of people suffering from asthma worldwide, daily coughing fits and shortness of breath are an unpleasant reality. An estimated 1 in 12 people suffer from asthma, a chronic respiratory disease that usually begins to show its symptoms in early childhood. While the symptoms are mild for some patients, for others it is a serious concern that can lead to a possibly life-threatening asthma attack.
January 2, 2018

Lymphoma and Medical Cannabis

As with other types of cancer, lymphoma is an illness which can negatively impact a person's life. In addition to the symptoms and side effects that are common with other cancers, lymphoma has the added strain of affecting the body's immune system. This opens up the patient to the increased risk of other diseases.
December 18, 2017

Treating Glioblastoma With Medical Cannabis

Glioblastoma is a destructive and aggressive form of cancer affecting the brain and spinal cord with a grim prognosis. Even after treatment with radiation and chemotherapy, most patients only live an average of 15 months (abta.org). There is no cure for gliomas (brain tumors) and the current treatment provides only minor relief.
December 11, 2017

Medical Cannabis for Multiple Sclerosis

Medical cannabis has had overwhelming success in the treatment of Multiple Sclerosis for patients all over the world. Multiple Sclerosis, known colloquially as MS, is a very debilitating, painful, and in most cases incapacitating neurodegenerative disease. It affects the spinal cord, optic nerve, brain, and the body's immune system.
November 15, 2017

Bringing a Wholistic Vibe To King Harvest Wellness

Welcome to the introduction of something you won't find on many sites that deal with cannabis oils. Although King Harvest's mission is to bring the very best in cannabis medicine to those in need and provide educational support for those going through any type of health crisis, we are adding our very own nutrition products because we know how important bringing information and products is for those in need.
November 13, 2017

Confessions of a Dosing Specialist: Mesothelioma

Jerry is a man in his mid 70s and is described by those he is close to as a kind, charismatic, and generous man who is currently living with his wife, Jessica. Jerry and Jessica had recently remarried a couple years before Jerry's diagnosis. Jessica had recently left an unhappy, abusive marriage. Jessica describes Jerry as her knight in shining armor who showed her a love and compassion that no one ever had when she wasn't even looking.
November 9, 2017

Treating Prostate Cancer with Cannabis

Prostate Cancer is a global public health problem. In America, 12.9 % of men are diagnosed with prostate cancer each year, making it the most common form of cancer in men. An estimated 27,000 men will die of prostate cancer in 2017 alone (cancer.gov). Like many other types of cancer, prostate cancer is very difficult to treat-especially when the cancer becomes metastatic and begins to spread to other parts of the body.