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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: June 15, 2017
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: June 15, 2017
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: May 31, 2017
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: May 31, 2017
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
vape pen safety

Toxic Vape Oil Additives Endanger Patients

Vaporizer pens are a trendy and discrete manner to vaporize cannabis medicine. However, commonly used thinning agents in many products on the market are harmful when heated and inhaled.
Posted: April 4, 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
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
How a healthy diet is crucial to endocannabinoid balance

Diet & the Endocannabinoid System: Food for Thought

New research discusses the roles of CB1 and CB2 cannabinoid receptors as they relate to 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