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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
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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
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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
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Migraine Headaches [BOOK EXCERPT]

Dr. Bonni Goldstein highlights current research about the applications for cannabinoid medicine for severe headaches and shares a patient testimony of a mother who found relief from her migraines using THC dominant cannabis.
Posted: January 17, 2017
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Society of Cannabis Clinicians Critiques AMA Guidelines

The Society of Cannabis Clinicians calls on the AMA for more sensible policies towards cannabis, including research collaboration with doctors and medical cannabis dispensaries, as well as removing the stigma of cannabis as a substance of abuse.
Posted: January 17, 2017
milk thistle, liver, and the endocannabinoid system

Weed Power: Milk Thistle, Liver Disease & the Endocannabinoid System

Both milk thistle and cannabis convey therapeutic benefits that are mediated by the endocannabinoid system.
Posted: January 2, 2017
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CBD Eye Drops

Cannabis has been well known to treat eye pressure associated with glaucoma. Now recent research indicates that direct topical application of cannabidiol (CBD) may be beneficial for neuropathic ocular pain.
Posted: January 2, 2017
synthetic cannabinoids more dangerous than cannabis

A Neuroscientist Critiques New York Times Report on Synthetic "Spice" Cannabinoid

The street popularity of synthetic cannabinoid products such as "Spice" and others have caused problems for users. None of the naturally occurring cannabinoids from the marijuana plant have evolved to be full agonists of the cannabinoid receptors. Dr. Greg Gerdeman weighs in on how synthetic cannabinoid products are a result of cannabis prohibition.
Posted: December 20, 2016