CBD pre and post workout

More and more athletes are using CBD to help them train and recover during their sports activities.  Professional athletes, Olympic athletes, fitness people, runners, muscle builders, and old guys like me who like to keep fit.  We all use CBD to make our workouts better and to take care of ourselves between sessions.  Why? CBD … More CBD pre and post workout

Inflammatory Conditions

Here are some references about medical cannabis and inflammatory conditions. Chronic  pain good primary (pain) and good secondary (sleep) effects Neuropathic pain Lower doses of THC work well for neuropathic pain Multiple sclerosis Cannabinoids are CNS inflammation reducers Inflammatory bowel disease Cannabis helps crohns: significant steroid free benefit after 8 weeks for patients with Crohns … More Inflammatory Conditions

Oncology

Here are some references about medical cannabis and cancer. Pain good primary (pain) and good secondary (sleep) effects Lower doses of THC work well for neuropathic pain Therapy induced nausea and vomiting Cannabinoids decrease chemotherapy related nausea and vomiting Here too Cachexia You need to tailor the medical cannabis dose to each patient’s body chemistry

Neurology

Here are some references about medical cannabis and neurological diseases. Chronic  pain good primary (pain) and good secondary (sleep) effects Neuropathic pain Lower doses of THC work well for neuropathic pain Multiple sclerosis Cannabinoids are CNS inflammation reducers THC helps spasticity :  here   and  here Migraines Medical cannabis decreases migraine frequency Medical cannabis can be … More Neurology

Womens Health

Here are some links to the benefits of medical cannabis for womens health. Chronic Pelvic Pain good primary (pain) and good secondary (sleep) effects: article   Dymenorrhea thc decreases uterine prostaglandins: article with refs  cbd decreases inflammation: article   Endometriosis CB1 receptor mediated pain in nerves of endometriosis lesions: article decreased CB1 receptor expression in … More Womens Health

VA directive about state medical marijuana programs

VHA directive 1315 was issued on 8 December 2017. This enunciates the current Veterans Health Administration policies regarding patients and employees who are in state approved medical marijuana programs. Here are some highlights: VA providers should talk to veteran patients about their state approved medical marijuana and how it relates to current VA health care … More VA directive about state medical marijuana programs