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Fire and cannabis

Fire, Brimstone & Dioxin

Heavy smoke has blanketed the skies in the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area, poisoning the air to an unprecedented degree.
Posted: 2 days 7 hours ago
CannaCraft, Red Cross

Red Cross Meets Green Cross

A major legal medical marijuana factory in Northern California has become the headquarters of the American Red Cross' relief efforts for tens of thousands of displaced evacuees fleeing the state's historic series of wildfires.
Posted: 2 days 8 hours ago
patient testimony on using cannabis for epilepsy

Vicki & Aubrie Hill and Intractable Epilepsy

The story of Aubrie Hill and her mom who moved to California to get reliable access to cannabis oil to treat her intractable epilepsy — with positive results.
Posted: 1 month 5 days ago
Project CBD's statement to the FDA on cannabidiol

Statement on Cannabidiol for the FDA

Project CBD responds to the Food and Drug Administration's call for statements on the use of CBD.
Posted: 1 month 6 days ago
Cannabis pharmacology paper by Russo & Marcu

Cannabis Pharmacology: The Usual Suspects and a Few Promising Leads

Dr. Ethan Russo and Jahan Marcu PhD give an extensive summary of cannabis terpenes, minor cannabinoids, and flavonoids.
Posted: 1 month 1 week ago
is using cannabis during pregnancy safe?

Cannabis Use During Pregnancy: Is it Safe?

Dr. Stacey Kerr discusses the controversial topic of cannabis use during pregnancy and gives highlights from her clinical experience with expecting mothers.
Posted: 1 month 3 weeks ago
marijuana for anxiety tension

Marijuana for “Anxiety-Tension”

How the plant's biphasic qualities allows users to equilibrate the nervous system.
Posted: 1 month 3 weeks ago
patient testimony: CBD to wean off opiates for fibromyalgia

CBD for Fibromyalgia and Opioid Withdrawal

A patient testimonial from a 72-year-old Oregon resident who has been weaning herself off opioids with the help of CBD-rich cannabis.
Posted: 2 months 2 weeks ago
Dr. Paula Dall’Stella at ICRS conference in Montreal, June 2017

ICRS 2017: Report from Montreal

New findings highlight CBD’s therapeutic potential for cancer, epilepsy, Alzheimer’s, high blood pressure, and other disorders.
Posted: 2 months 3 weeks ago
How cannabinoid therpay may help Parkinson's disease

CBD and Parkinson’s Disease

The endocannabinoid system and digestive imbalance play major roles in Parkinson's disease. Research on CBD, THC, and THCV has demonstrated that cannabis medicine may help to manage PD symptoms.
Posted: 3 months 1 week ago