Understanding Weed’s Past For Our Present Health

Understanding Weed’s Past for our Present Health

  • February 17, 2018

If you're a science geek who knows anything about cannabis and plants, you know there were no plants 650 million years ago. But cannabinoids are a different story. As you know from biology, every organism on the planet shares DNA.…

Read More
Budding Approaches To Health And Home Growing

Budding Approaches to Health and Home Growing

  • February 9, 2018

I think it's important for people to really grasp that cannabis needs to be framed differently than just a drug that gets us high. That there is something powerful that happens on a medicinal level for patients. That’s why I…

Read More
Breaks And Dosing With Cannabis Use

Breaks and Dosing with Cannabis Use

  • February 1, 2018

I have plenty of patients who do not like to get high. They would prefer not to use any drugs at all. But their ailments are severe and huge amounts of cannabis really works for them. In this case, I…

Read More
Adjusting For Addiction: When Medical Use Becomes Too Much

Adjusting for Addiction: When Medical Use Becomes Too Much

  • February 1, 2018

What’s the difference between a medical marijuana patient and a marijuana addict? The difference is subtle. As a professional cannabis consultant, I think marijuana addiction is an issue and it’s something I'm concerned about. But because cannabis has been illegal…

Read More
Finding Your Dosage “Sweet Spot”

Finding Your Dosage “Sweet Spot”

  • January 26, 2018

It’s important to think about dosing and drug interaction. A lot of people start with, say, 20 milligrams of CBD. You'll feel relaxed. But if we're looking at scientific evidence for the reduction of anxiety using CBD, we are seeing…

Read More
Toning Our Anxiety

Toning our Anxiety

  • January 26, 2018

I feel anxious when I have to give a lecture. It's really important as a practitioner that I have compassion for my patients, so I've used CBD to help my own anxiety. I've been able to walk a lot of…

Read More
Cannabis, Cancer, And Compassion

Cannabis, Cancer and Compassion

  • January 19, 2018

I'm going to unravel the cannabis/cancer conundrum. There are a lot of interested people hearing about medical marijuana as a treatment for cancer and its symptoms. When somebody asks me about cancer and cannabis, I start by talking about the…

Read More
Concerns Over Cannabis For Fertility

Concerns over Cannabis for Fertility

  • January 13, 2018

Can CBD or cannabinoids affect fertility long term for a young woman? This is a great question, but the studies on fertility and cannabis for women are debatable. Some people find that it can be more dangerous. There are studies…

Read More
Cannabis Use In Women’s Health

Cannabis Use in Women’s Health

  • January 13, 2018

First off, I want to say I'm not a doctor. The beauty of cannabis is that you don't need a doctor. Cannabis is a nontoxic medicine. Moderate use of cannabis has not been shown to have any negative health risks.…

Read More