CBD & pain – cannabidiol (CBD) is often discussed as an alternative medicine option for those seeking relief from pain, especially chronic pain or arthritis. CBD is extracted from Sativa cannabis plants but unlike delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), it won’t get you high or cause any psychoactive effects. That said, it may contribute to your health and promote pain relief when used regularly. The majority of patients who use CBD do so as a result of chronic pain, joint pain, as well as anxiety.
There’s no question about where the GSC strain got its name, and it easily lives up to the hype. The Girl Scout Cookies strain is an award-winning 40/60 split of Sativa and Indica, and for those looking for a sweet and minty flavor, pleasantly soothing effects, and the benefits of CBD, the Girl Scout Cookies […]
There are hundreds of chemical compounds found in medical cannabis, many with the potential to help alleviate the symptoms of certain diseases. The medical research community has investigated some of these many compounds, unlocking their potential as alternative treatments for conditions like arthritis, anxiety, depression, and chronic pain. Of the many beneficial compounds in cannabis, two members of […]
We get a lot of calls from people who are using a hemp based CBD and find that it isn’t working for them. Simply put, this is because CBD derived from hemp is medically inferior to CBD derived from marijuana. We understand that hemp is convenient. This is because it’s mass produced and mass marketed. […]
We often talk about how cannabis is a universal medicine and a great alternative to western pharmaceuticals. Cancer, Glaucoma, Epilepsy, PTSD…these are only a few examples of what cannabis can treat. If you’ve ever taken a pharmaceutical, you’ve likely experienced side effects. Nausea, anxiety, depression, insomnia, pain…these are common side effects that our found in […]
It is not uncommon for one to walk into a health food store and find a bottle marked CBD Oil. This bottle will be marketed as a magical elixir, a potion to cure-all. However, the bottle of CBD Oil available at your local market is CBD Oil derived from hemp. Understanding the distinction between CBD […]