INFOGRAPHIC | THE U.S. GOVERNMENT CLASSIFIED THE WRONG SUBSTANCE AS SCHEDULE 1

Did the U.S. Government classify the wrong substance as Schedule 1? Based on the facts and statistics above, we think so! Let your voice be heard and leave a comment below or share this article with your friends on social media. Continue reading INFOGRAPHIC | THE U.S. GOVERNMENT CLASSIFIED THE WRONG SUBSTANCE AS SCHEDULE 1

How Cannabidiol (CBD) Works for Treating Anxiety

n recent years, CBD has generated a tremendous amount of interest among consumers, clinicians, and scientists. Why? Not only does evidence suggestCBD counteracts many of THC’s adverse effects, but numerous animalstudies and accumulating evidence from human experimental, clinical, and epidemiological studies suggest CBD has powerful anti-anxiety properties. Administered acutely (“as needed”), it appears safe, well-tolerated, and may be beneficial to treat a number of anxiety-related disorders, including:

Panic disorder
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Social phobia
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD)
Mild to moderate depression Continue reading How Cannabidiol (CBD) Works for Treating Anxiety

A Game-Changer for Medical Cannabis

Martin Lee: CBD, A Game-Changer for Medical Cannabis Martin Lee speaks on how CBD has been a game changer for the discussion of cannabis medicine at the Green Flower Media Cannabis Health Summit. https://player.vimeo.com/video/156989059 For more information on other talks from the conference and download links, visit Green Flower Media. Continue reading A Game-Changer for Medical Cannabis

Rheumatoid arthritis patients are using medical marijuana — Here’s why

As the greying of America occurs, more and more baby boomers are retiring, and the country is facing a deluge of health-related costs from its aging population.  Chief among those costs is the burden of treating chronic arthritis — a painful, common joint disease for which there is no cure and limited treatment options. But the greying of America is coinciding with a revolution in … Continue reading Rheumatoid arthritis patients are using medical marijuana — Here’s why

Marijuana fights Alzheimer’s disease, new study indicates

Another study is adding evidence to the case for the treatment and prevention of Alzheimer’s disease with the compounds in cannabis. Research published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease this September “strongly suggest that THC [the main active ingredient in marijuana] could be a potential therapeutic treatment option for Alzheimer’s disease through multiple functions and pathways.” More than five million Americans have Alzheimer’s today. One … Continue reading Marijuana fights Alzheimer’s disease, new study indicates

Find a High-CBD Cannabis Strain if you are new to Medical Cannabis

In many instances, a bad first experience may be enough for someone to tragically banish cannabis from his or her life forever. Typically the reason for doing so has to do with the anxious, paranoid side effects associated with THC, but what first-timers might not realize is there are a few ways to minimize those unpleasant feelings. For those beginners and lightweights, we’ve compiled three … Continue reading Find a High-CBD Cannabis Strain if you are new to Medical Cannabis