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Cannabis shows promise in the management of ALS.

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) and Cannabinoids

The recent passing of renown physicist Stephen Hawking drew attention to Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, a devastating neurodegenerative disease that afflicts 30,000 Americans. CBD and THC may help ALS patients manage symptoms and increase life expectancy.
Posted: March 17, 2018
CBD for nausea

Managing Nausea with Cannabis

Posted: February 26, 2018
marijuana leaf on $100 bill

Green Rush Blues: California Cannabis After Legalization

Part 1 of our 3-part series: Eco-Crisis: Will Legalization Save California's Forests?
Posted: February 1, 2018

Thank You, Dennis Peron

Dennis Peron established and ran San Fransisco's first Cannabis Buyers Club in open defiance of the law. In doing so, he provided vital medicine for many people suffering from AIDS-related illnesses.
Posted: January 31, 2018
A lot of growers are in a state of panic about what’s to come

Black Markets Matter

Part 2 of our 3-part series: Green Rush Blues: California Cannabis After Legalization
Posted: January 30, 2018
Securing local and state licenses to cultivate cannabis is costly

Growing Pains: Can Sustainable Farmers Survive Legalization?

Part 3 of our 3-part series: Green Rush Blues: California Cannabis After Legalization
Posted: January 29, 2018
marijuana and colorful prescription pills

Cannabinoid-Pharmaceutical Interactions: What You Need to Know

Drug interactions can be both useful and dangerous. Learn how CBD and THC may inhibit or amplify the effects of pain meds, statins, blood thinners, insulin & more.
Posted: January 16, 2018

Bugs, Mold and Excrement

Welcome to the Brave New World of California Cannabis
Posted: November 26, 2017
Brain waves in epileptic

Epilepsy, Endocannabinoids and Phytocannabinoids

Cannabidiol and several other cannabis components can help patients with seizure disorders, and sometimes it's best to combine CBD with conventional anti-epileptic meds.
Posted: November 25, 2017
CBD's legality in all 50 states

More FDA Warnings, Mislabeled CBD Products & Police Raids

A series of police raids in North Dakota has set the stage for a courtroom showdown regarding the legal status of cannabidiol (CBD), the non-intoxicating cannabis component with significant medical properties. Thus far, it’s not going well for purveyors of the claim that hemp-derived CBD is legal in all 50 U.S. states.
Posted: November 10, 2017