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How Medical Marijuana Helps Older People With Their Ailments

How Medical Marijuana Helps Older People With Their Ailments

Due to long-term damage to their bodies, older people will always have more health issues than younger people. It’s a part of life. Most health-care costs are borne by the elderly. Taking multiple prescription drugs is common, often with many side effects attached. Medical marijuana might help older people to combat their ailments without experiencing...

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Medical Cannabis Patients Propelled the Global Discussion

Medical Cannabis Patients Propelled the Global Discussion

How medical cannabis patients propelled the global discussion forward with great force. By: Herbert M. Green The floodgates are open! The train has left the station. The genie is out of the bottle and there’s no way of putting it back. The cannabis legalisation wave’s momentum is, after decades of inertia, unstoppable. But, who do...

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How to Use CBD to Quit Smoking — Is CBD the Solution?

How to Use CBD to Quit Smoking — Is CBD the Solution?

Quitting smoking is hard, and the science behind why it’s so difficult to quit smoking is crystal clear: Nicotine is addictive. According to the World Health Organization(WHO), more than 1.1 billion people smoke globally. That is why smoking is the world’s leading preventable cause of death. So, how can you use cannabidiol (CBD) to quit...

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5 Ways CBD Can Help With Endometriosis

5 Ways CBD Can Help With Endometriosis

In recent years, there have been a lot of studies on the positive health effects of cannabidiol (CBD). And, as it turns out, there are a lot of conditions that CBD can help with. In this article, I am going to go over the five ways that CBD can help with endometriosis. I recall speaking...

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What is CBN? – Cannabinoid Science

What is CBN? – Cannabinoid Science

Introducing cannabinol (CBN), a cannabinoid that offers a variety of health benefits without getting you high. You probably heard about the health benefits cannabidiol (CBD) offers. Well, research shows CBN can be even more effective in some regards.   Cannabinol or cannabidiol? There are over 100 cannabinoids in the cannabis plant, and it seems that...

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How European Health Insurances Handle Cannabis Prescriptions

How European Health Insurances Handle Cannabis Prescriptions

Thanks to its recent legalisation, you can now use medical cannabis for the treatment of various health conditions in multiple countries across the European Union. But even though you can legally use cannabis as a treatment in Europe, you might have to pay for it out of your own pocket because most European health insurances...

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What is CBG? – Cannabinoid Science

What is CBG? – Cannabinoid Science

Cannabigerol (CBG) is a lesser-known cannabinoid that doesn’t get you high but improves your well-being. You have surely heard of the medicinal effects of cannabis by now, and you most likely know that cannabinoids such as cannabidiol (CBD) have been linked to several health benefits, including anxiety relief, pain relief and more. Related: The Effects...

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How long does THC stay in your system?

How long does THC stay in your system?

If you are either a professional athlete, your career demands unheralded doping tests or cannabis consumption can cause a revocation of your driving licence, you might wonder how long THC stays in your system. In fact, THC goes through your blood, your liver and consequently, your urine where it is often detected via a urine...

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What are Terpenes? Understanding the Cannabis Plant

What are Terpenes? Understanding the Cannabis Plant

Terpenes are all around us. They often create the distinctive smells that bring back previously forgotten memories. The fresh scent of lemon, the earthy aroma of pine needles and many others all come from terpenes. They are often what gives something its unique and memorable smell. It is the same for cannabis. The unique flavours...

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Health Check: Why You Shouldn’t Smoke Resin

Health Check: Why You Shouldn’t Smoke Resin

Every long-term cannabis consumer has had a friend or been in the moment where there wasn’t any dry herb cannabis to smoke. They call around and check for dispensaries but it’s too late. So you look into your pipe and try to smoke the resin. It may get you high for a short amount of...

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