Can cannabis containing higher levels of CBD help counteract some of the harmful long-term effects from smoking cannabis with higher amounts of THC?
Cannabis is showing up in the news these days treating all sorts of different medical conditions. But can cannabis help with anxiety?
Medical cannabis is starting to change the way medical professionals are looking at treating both depression and anxiety.
People will go to about any extremity to relieve themselves of anxiety. What one man did though, has many scratching their heads and holding their stomachs.
Cannabis is helping the masses find relief from many different ailments. But do you know what one of the most common ailments being treated by patients is?
For the sheer number of possible therapeutic applications, CBD, or cannabidiol, could end up being the most important compound we ever find in the cannabis plant. Multiple studies and significant anecdotal evidence from patients attest to the effectiveness of CBD as a treatment for a variety of illnesses and their symptoms. Here’s why vaping CBD, […]
Some folks can’t handle weed, and it’s not their fault. While you ride waves of relaxation and creativity, someone twice your size could be in the fetal position after consuming the very same dose of THC. So, why does marijuana bring on the “weed demons” for many people? Enter the science. According to a paper […]
Cannabis is showing up in the news these days helping all sorts of different medical conditions. It would seem there’s almost nothing cannabis can’t do. Cancer, epilepsy, fibromyalgia, chronic pain, you name it and there seems to be a cannabis regimen that can help it. When it comes to anxiety, this is another medical condition […]
Since cannabis prohibition has begun to break, there has been an influx of people around the world turning to CBD for help with their health. With this knowledge, many pet owners began using CBD oils and tinctures in their own pet’s food. Whether it’s an animal dealing with old age, arthritis, or high anxiety; CBD oil has […]
Combining melatonin & cannabis can help you get your much needed zees, but can also ensure your dreams don’t go up in a puff of smoke!
One study has found promising signs that week-long treatments with marijuana could help those addicted to drugs and alcohol stay sober. Scientists at the Scripps Research Institute in San Diego studied the “anti-relapse potential” of cannabidiol (CBD), a non-psychoactive compound found in cannabis. To produce the results of “Unique treatment potential of cannabidiol for the […]
CBD is an extremely popular cannabinoid. With pain-relieving properties, anti-anxiety elements, and mood elevating super powers, it’s no wonder this element of the cannabis plant is considered a powerhouse of healing potential. With all the buzz flying around about CBD, there has been some misinformation. So let’s look at the common misconceptions about CBD. […]
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, or OCD, is a debilitating condition in which an individual experiences obsessions, compulsions, and anxiety. According to the Canadian Psychological Association around 1-2% of the population will experience an episode of OCD in their lifetime. The current treatments include antipsychotic, antidepressant, and antianxiety medications. But some studies and anecdotal evidence support cannabis […]
Tourette Syndrome (TS) is a neurological disorder that affects 1 out of every 100 Canadian. It is characterized by involuntary “tics” which range from slight physical movements to more noticeable vocalizations. Examples include blinking, coughing, or saying certain words or phrases repeatedly. People with TS often suffer from other disorders such as Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, depression, or […]
One of the great things about medical cannabis is that it can often be used to replace prescribed pharmaceuticals. This has become especially important as overdose mortality rates related to prescription drugs continue to rise. The number of opioid related deaths have gotten so high that many research studies are focused on this addiction. While […]
A new product has recently been announced that could revolutionize the way people get a good night’s sleep: a cannabis inhaler. One dose is said to put users into a nice, deep sleep within ten minutes. This is far quicker than most sleep aids and according to the creators and scientists alike, it’s much safer. […]
A panic attack is the onset of intense fear or discomfort that reaches a peak within minutes. General symptoms during a panic attack can vary from person to person. Some will feel like they can’t breathe or start involuntarily shaking. Those who suffer regular panic attacks have been known to withdraw from social settings and […]
Synthetic cannabinoids are marketed as being a ‘legal’ version of marijuana. Now products, branded as “Spice” among other names, are mostly illegal to sell. The reason they are called synthetic cannabinoids is because the compounds are man-made and related to the chemicals found in cannabis. Oftentimes to create synthetic cannabinoids, chemists will put the cannabinoids […]
A new innovation has come to the cannabis world: CBD infused water. This product has been impressing cannabis connoisseurs and athletes alike. What’s in it you may ask. just clean filtered water, and CBD. Nothing more. A simple combo with great implications for discreet medication. Plus it’s made with nanotechnology, how cool is that? CBD […]
Need For Medical Marijuana Research In Psychiatry Described as ‘Real and Urgent’ Medical marijuana is being used by patients around the world for a range of issues. PTSD has been the leading diagnosis among veterans seeking marijuana for medicinal relief however, researchers are saying that there has been very little research done on the subject […]