MEDICAL CANNABIS AND ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE Chances are that most of us have either dealt with a loved one who has suffered from dementia or knows someone with a loved one suffering from the condition. Alzheimer’s is the most common cause of dementia worldwide, accounting for between 60 to 80 percent of dementia cases. This means … Continue reading

Can Cannabis Help with Crohn’s Disease? Can cannabis help with the symptoms of Crohn’s disease? This is a popular question, with a myriad of articles claiming that cannabinoid-rich oil can bring relief—or even a cure—to those diagnosed with the disease. Claims like these sound enticing and exciting, but is there truth to them? Is there research … Continue reading

The Best Hydroponic Methods For Growing Cannabis Yourself Soilless agriculture results in explosive growth rates and huge yields. Choosing the right hydroponic system will determine how much you’ll eventually harvest Be Like Water We’ve all heard of hydroponics and the great things that can be done with it. However, choosing which type of hydroponic method to use … Continue reading

7 Cannabis Strains with Balanced Mind and Body Effects Alien OG High in cannabinoid levels, with myrcene, caryophyllene, and limonene mixed in, Alien OG couples a trippy mental experience with heavy-hitting relaxation. It gets both sides of the equation from its parent strains: the lazy, couch-locking Tahoe OG and the spacey, psychedelic Alien Kush. Double Dream Though Double Dream’s physical and mental effects are both clearly … Continue reading

A ‘Significant’ Number Of Patients Stopped Taking Benzodiazepines After Starting Medical Marijuana Nearly half of patients using marijuana to help with their respective medical conditions stopped taking prescribed benzodiazepines, a new study reports. “Within a cohort of 146 patients initiated on medical cannabis therapy, 45.2% patients successfully discontinued their pre-existing benzodiazepine therapy,” the study’s authors … Continue reading

Wellness Products Take Off in the Growing Recreational Cannabis Market With the rise of adult-use cannabis, experts see medicinal marijuana dominated by two distinct markets: wellness products and government-approved medicines. Is the U.S. medical marijuana industry doomed? Amid news reports suggesting that MMJ markets are plateauing or shrinking in some states—particularly those that have approved … Continue reading