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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 weeks 1 day 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: 3 weeks 2 days 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: 1 month 5 days ago
 Why did cannabis become so popular in the 1960s? And why is it even more popular today?

Marijuana for the Masses

Why did cannabis become so popular in the 1960s? And why is it even more popular today?
Posted: 1 month 2 weeks ago
Project CBD response to California cannabis testing regulations

Project CBD Responds to California’s Proposed Testing Requirements

Project CBD critiques California’s proposed regulations for cannabis testing regarding pesticides, heavy metals, and solvents and makes recommendations for amending them.
Posted: 2 months 2 days ago
Animals know how to use medicinal plants

Many Animals Know How to Self-Medicate

Humans aren't the only species who know how to ingest medicinal plants for their health. Discover the botanical remedies that other animals take, and why they have evolved to do so.
Posted: 2 months 2 days ago
How much THCA to take

Dosing THCA: Less is more

THCA (tetrahydrocannabinolic acid) is the non-psychoactive acid form of THC found in the plant when raw. THCA converts to THC when it is decarboxylated. Discover the clinical and laboratory research on THCA for epilepsy, chronic pain, digestive disorders, and more.
Posted: 2 months 2 weeks ago
Cannabis and spirituality

Cannabis & Spirituality

The genus Cannabis has been seen and felt as a being, or a deity, in multiple cultures. This book excerpt by Kathleen Harrison discusses some of the historical cultural and spiritual uses of the cannabis plant across the globe.
Posted: 2 months 2 weeks ago
Lack of pesticides regulation in the cannabis industry

Burning Issue: Cannabis Pesticide Regulations Need Rethink

Two common pesticides used on cannabis, Eagle 20 and pyrethrins, highlight the inconsistency of current pesticide regulations. Learn why it is paramount to study the health effects of heating pesticides.​
Posted: 3 months 1 week ago
The applications of cannabis medicine for pets

Claws and Effect: Cannabis Medicine for Pets

All beings with a backbone have an endocannabinoid system. Is cannabis medicine a good option for the health of your dog or cat?
Posted: 3 months 4 weeks ago