Newsfeed

book excerpt from "Cannabinoids and the Brain" by Linda A Parker

Cannabis, Mood, and Depression [BOOK EXCERPT]

Linda A. Parker explains the mood enhancing and anti-depressant qualities of CBD and THC.
Posted: April 19, 2017
Crackdown on CBD hemp oil companies

CBD's Uncertain Future: Raids or Riches?

How will botanical CBD be regulated when cannabidiol is approved as a pharmaceutical?
Posted: April 4, 2017
vape pen safety

Toxic Vape Oil Additives Endanger Patients

Vaporizer pens are a trendy and discrete manner to consume cannabis. However, commonly used thinning agents in many products on the market are harmful when heated and inhaled.
Posted: April 4, 2017
A pumpkin curry recipe packed with medicinal benefits

Recipe: DNA-Repairing Pumpkin Curry

Food is medicine. This delicious pumpkin curry recipe by Nature Going Smart is full of ingredients with powerful healing properties.
Posted: March 21, 2017
A cut avocado, bowl of olive oil, salmon fillet, bowls of cashews, pistachios, and almonds sit on a white marble background.

Diet & the Endocannabinoid System

New research on how the ECS impacts hunger, diet, digestion, and energy metabolism.
Posted: March 20, 2017

Medical Marijuana for Seizures

A cutting edge paper from three physicians—Dustin Sulak, Russel Saneto, and Bonni Goldstein—outlines case reports and the applications of cannabis medicine for epilepsy and seizure disorders.
Posted: February 28, 2017
Is growing cannabis better indoor or outdoor?

In or Out? Sungrown vs. Indoor Cannabis Cultivation

Which growing method produces better cannabis—sungrown, indoors, or greenhouse? Here is a breakdown of the pros and cons.
Posted: February 28, 2017
CBD does not convert to THC in the stomach

Gut Check: Does CBD change to THC in the stomach?

Project CBD exposes fraud and financial interests behind misleading report suggesting that CBD converts to THC in the stomach.
Posted: February 14, 2017
cbd cinderella molecule high times

CBD: The Cinderella Molecule

High Times cover story by Martin A Lee highlights the breakthrough research on CBD, and how it has revolutionized the story of cannabis medicine.
Posted: February 9, 2017
placebo effect cannabinoid receptors

Mind Over Matter Over Mind

The placebo effect happens when an expectation of benefit in a treatment creates the same response as an actual treatment. How does the power of thought influence the endocannabinoid system and our health?
Posted: January 30, 2017