Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of many cannabinoid molecules produced by Cannabis, second only to THC in abundance. These plant-derived cannabinoids, or phytocannabinoids (phyto = plant in Greek), are…View More What is CBD (Cannabidiol), What Does It Do & What Are Its Brain Effects?
he overuse and misuse of opioid medications is major public health problem for which we don’t currently have an effective solution. Nearly 2.5 million Americans…View More How to Use Cannabis to Reduce Opioid Dependence
Pain is the number one reason people seek medical care—and quite possibly medical cannabis—and it affects more people than diabetes, heart disease, and cancer combined. In…View More How Cannabis Enhances the Effects of Opioids
Chronic pain can be an incredibly debilitating condition. For many who live with it on a daily or near daily basis, the condition can be…View More Is Cannabis Better for Chronic Pain Than Opioids?
In the US, we’ve seen a marked drop in opioid overdoses in legal states, prodding the question of whether patients are replacing their prescription medicines…View More How Many Prescriptions Are Replaced by Cannabis?
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A British pharmaceutical company is getting closer to a decision on whether the U.S government will approve the first prescription…View More Is FDA-Approved Cannabidiol a Blessing or Curse?
As our nation’s baby boomers age, they’re facing a multitude of health-related ailments and costs. One of the most prominent concerns is the prevalence of…View More Can Cannabis Help Repair Arthritic Joints?
By JOSH KAPLAN Cannabis is known to relieve pain, but pain can arise for a variety of reasons which makes choosing the right cannabis product tricky.…View More How Cannabis Relieves Different Types of Pain
By BAILEY RAHN – Leafly There isn’t a lot of research on cannabis as a treatment for fibromyalgia, but clinical studies using synthesized THC for symptom management shows promising…View More Best Cannabis Strains for Fibromyalgia
Those fortunate enough to only know the word “opioid” outside the context of personal tragedy may not realize what this addiction looks like up close.…View More America’s Opioid Crisis: Can High-CBD Cannabis Combat Pain and Reduce Addiction Rates?