A purified oral marijuana compound may help treat epilepsy. Researchers found that cannabidiol (CBD) helped reduce the frequency of seizures in children and adults with Dravet syndrome and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome.
December 8, 2016Daily Dose
From Dr.David Bearman and The Huffington Post How cannabis works to treat Seizures, ADD and IBS- All mammals, including humans, incorporate ontologically the old reptilian brain (the midbrain), which is responsible for most of our primitive emotions and is important to our survival. When the midbrain is over-stimulated it takes over ...
December 3, 2016Daily Dose
Elizabeth Thiele, MD, PhD sat down with several Neurology Advisors to discuss the state of cannabidiol research for the treatment of refractory epilepsies.
November 27, 2016Daily Dose
THCV is beneficial for motor control conditions associated with Parkinson's. It also demonstrated a reduction of brain lesions associated with Parkinson’s.
November 14, 2016Daily Dose
Is Micro-Dosing For You? Micro-dosing isn't new. Its the method of giving yourself the minimum amount of a substance needed to reach a desired effect. Marijuana doses vary person to person. You also have to factor in the natural variables that come with different strains and cannabinoid profiles. What does micro dosing mean to ...
October 22, 2016Daily Dose
A sign that even the most conservative of companies, Walgreens, is changing their opinion about medical marijuana. Walgreens recently shared the health benefits medical marijuana brings on its fitness and wellness blog, titled "Clarifying Clinical Cannabis." The article tackled the therapeutic claims of marijuana, its side effects and its legitimacy as ...
May 4, 2016Chris Nazarenus
Athletes have quietly used marijuana as part of their training regimes Avery Collins speaks with the snow-bro drawl typical of many young Coloradans. With his bloodshot, blue eyes peeking out from under blond curls and a low-slung hat, he could easily fit in with the stoners at a 4/20 festival. “For me, it’s ...
May 3, 2016Chris Nazarenus
How your body's cannabinoid receptors interact with cannabis Becca Williams gives a brief overview of the body's cannabinoid receptors and how cannabis is such a versatile medicine.
March 17, 2016Andrew Bohan
What are the differences between CBD and THC? So everyone knows THC, tetrahydrocannabinol. It was first discovered in 1964 in Raphael Mechoulam's lab in Israel. And it was about the same time the Beetles were first being exposed to cannabis themselves and it was the 60s and so voila. This is ...
March 11, 2016Andrew Bohan