CBD Community of California

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.
October 31, 2017

Crohn’s Disease and Cannabis

The truth is that Crohn's Disease is simply awful. It intrudes into people's daily lives with sudden and extreme pain, often accompanied by an unpleasant trip to the restroom. Unfortunately, many patients suffering from Crohn's Disease do not obtain substantial relief from conventional medical treatments.
October 24, 2017

Confessions of a Dosing Specialist

My name is Katie. I am a dosing specialist for a cannabis oil company called King Harvest. King Harvest specializes in the treatment of critical illness, such as cancer, epilepsy, fibromyalgia, etc. There is a lot that I want to touch on, but I'll start by saying working as a dosing specialist for a cannabis oil company has been an incredibly eye-opening experience.
October 20, 2017

Medical Cannabis for Arthritis

Arthritis is a seriously debilitating condition that causes pain, swelling, and stiffness in joints and limbs. It is estimated that one in ten people live with some form of arthritis in America (cdc.org, 2017). Essentially, 30 million American Citizens are disabled by arthritis and its debilitating side effects and recent polls show the number could actually be twice that amount!
October 16, 2017

Treating Breast Cancer with Cannabis

Breast cancer is a majorly aggressive health concern for women worldwide. It is currently the second deadliest form of cancer for women. In fact, a woman born today has a 1 in 8 chance of being diagnosed with breast cancer during her lifetime (cancer.gov). In addition to its deadliness, it is also misunderstood and, due to the various types of breast cancer, difficult to treat.
September 25, 2017

Cannabis for Anxiety: Friend or Foe?

There is a bit of confusion about how cannabis affects anxiety. While research is showing that medical cannabis can be very effective for treating disorders ranging from panic disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), there are stories of people using cannabis recreationally and experience unpleasant side effects that they feel exacerbates their anxiety.