Menopausal Use of Medical Marijuana and Cautions

Research has shown that THC and CBD can treat several ailments such as: Loss of appetite Epilepsy High eye pressure (Glaucoma) Cancer pain Multiple sclerosis Nausea and vomiting Weight loss and many more Mechanism of Action Cannabinoids and THC, which are active marijuana molecules, mimic body chemicals that improve memory and movement. In addition, these… Continue reading Menopausal Use of Medical Marijuana and Cautions

Medical Marijuana as PTSD Treatment

The DSM-5 defines trauma as an event of, “actual or threatened death, serious injury, or sexual violence.” Many people experience some traumatic events throughout their lives and have mental stress for some period of time after it. Experiencing trauma and having it on your mind for a while afterward is normal. However, sometimes, the traumatic… Continue reading Medical Marijuana as PTSD Treatment

Medical Marijuana and Pain

A variety of different drugs and treatments are often used to treat pain. Advil and Ibuprofen are used to treat minor pain conditions, while opiates—which are often highly addictive and can produce a number of other unpleasant side effects—are often used to treat more serious pain. For those experiencing chronic pain, opiates are dangerous to… Continue reading Medical Marijuana and Pain

Find Out If You Qualify to Use Cannabis During Menopause

For women seeking menopausal treatment, smoking cannabis or taking candies or other products containing the whole range of cannabis, including psychoactive THC, may have variable outcomes. Cannabis is known to have a sedative effect, so it may help with sleep disturbances and anxiety symptoms. Still, there is also proof that cannabis usage can cause lethargy,… Continue reading Find Out If You Qualify to Use Cannabis During Menopause

Why You Should Use Medical Marijuana Over Opiates for Pain

There are many good reasons to use medical marijuana over opiate-based medications for pain treatment. Opiates are highly addictive, can be dangerous, and can make you feel awful with its numerous side effects. Medical marijuana has been shown to be a much safer alternative for treating pain because of how safe it is compared to… Continue reading Why You Should Use Medical Marijuana Over Opiates for Pain

CBD and Acne: All You Need to Know

The skin is the largest part of the body, making it the most noticeable. Therefore, having clear and healthy skin tends to be every person’s goal since it boosts your confidence and makes you feel good about yourself. That said, we tend to develop various skin disorders that gravely affect our skin and cause us… Continue reading CBD and Acne: All You Need to Know

The Best Delivery Methods for Cannabis Therapy

As cannabis quickly gains popularity, both medically and recreationally, so do the various ways one can administer cannabis expand. It is, therefore, fundamental for us to understand the multiple methods through which cannabis enters our bodies. To do this, it is first essential for us to learn the science behind how cannabis interacts with our… Continue reading The Best Delivery Methods for Cannabis Therapy

What Do You Really Know About PTSD and Medical Marijuana?

Cannabis has a certain reputation that is shrouded in controversy and misinformation. It can make it rather difficult to find reliable sources on the subject. Let’s clarify something: marijuana is not a villain. When traditional treatments and medications fail, medical marijuana is actually the superhero that’s come to save the day. It can be used… Continue reading What Do You Really Know About PTSD and Medical Marijuana?

The Healing Benefits of the Endocannabinoid System

The endogenous cannabinoid system (named after the plant that led to its discovery) is a powerful, widespread collection of molecules and receptors that help to maintain a healthy balance in your body. What is the Endocannabinoid System? Endocannabonids were discovered in the 1990s. These are cannabis-like molecules that are produced naturally by cells in the… Continue reading The Healing Benefits of the Endocannabinoid System

The Science Behind Cannabis, Music and Good Vibes

Does cannabis actually make music sound better? That’s a question many people ask, especially those new to cannabis. Others seem to know that it does but can’t really explain why. In fact, there is a good amount of evidence that suggests CBD, along with THC, and music have a strong link that goes deeper than… Continue reading The Science Behind Cannabis, Music and Good Vibes