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April 16, 2017

Q&A Video from King Harvest: Bipolar

Q: If someone is currently taking antianxiety and anticonvulsant medication, is it okay to use cannabis oil along with that?A: Absolutely. With Bipolar condition we can see ourselves being manic, we can see ourselves being depressive. Antianxiety medicines have their play, anticonvulsant medications also kind of broach into the realm into the antipsychotics.
May 28, 2017

Q&A Video from King Harvest: Depression and Anxiety

Q: How does cannabis oil help with depression and anxiety? A: Depression and anxiety are symptoms, in and of themselves they are opposites. Depression is running slow, anxiety is running a little bit fast. There are different types of cannabis strains that can cause symptoms of anxiety to be relieved and at the same time they can cause the body to either speed up a little bit or slow down a little bit.
June 1, 2017

CBD Oil: Hemp vs Cannabis

It is not uncommon for one to walk into a health food store and find a bottle marked CBD Oil. This bottle will be marketed as a magical elixir, a potion to cure all. However, the bottle of CBD Oil available at your local market is CBD Oil derived from hemp.
August 31, 2017

Q&A Video from King Harvest: Fibromyalgia

Q: My Fibromyalgia makes it difficult for me to sleep, but I’m always tired. Can cannabis give me energy and help me sleep?A: Absolutely. So, Indica based cannabis oil at night will give you the ability to go back and get a full night’s sleep. The King Harvest Unwind bottle, 300 milligrams of Indica based cannabinoids, taken one hour before bed, that will give you a proper 6-8 night’s sleep
September 10, 2017

Solving the Opiate Crisis with Medical Cannabis

Our country is currently plagued by the serious issue that is opiate addiction. Each day, an average of 78 people die from an opioid overdose (USDHHS, 2016). […]
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.
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.
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 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 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.