Let us talk about the safety of vaping your CBD and THC. Vaping technology is developing rapidly. Lots has been learned, and lots has been done to make this as safe as possible. Here’s a quick overview of how to vape your CBD and THC as safely as anyone can. TL;DR Use MCT oil as … More Vaping your THC and CBD safely
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
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
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
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
Our Attorney General Jeff Sessions has just decided to let the FBI and DOJ prosecutors attack patients doctors and dispensaries in state approved medical marijuana programs. Here’s the CNN article in which he rescinds the Cole memorandum . This is an outrage. Twenty nine states have working medical marijuana programs. New York State has over … More Call your congressman NOW ! ! !
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
Most of the medical cannabis we vape is vaped through a cartridge with a 510 thread. Here are a couple of important points to keep your 510 cartridges happy. Screw and unscrew while holding the base of the cartridge Always screw and unscrew while holding the base of the cartridge. If you grab the tip … More Care and feeding of vape cartridges
Last month the World Health Organization put out a report on CBD that found there was essentially no risk and huge benefits to naturally occurring CBD. This was hilighted in Forbes magazine, and is worth a read. So the entire world recognizes that CBD has essentially no abuse potential , so no public health problem … More WHO report: CBD is safe so use it already
In what is hopefully the second piece of good news tonight, the Guardian reports a trial of a drug that seems to be effective against Huntington’s Disease . IONIS-HTTRx blocks the RNA that the Huntington’s gene produces. No RNA means no nerve-killing protein. This aborts the brain damage that the Huntington’s gene causes in susceptible people. … More Huntington’s Disease drug seems to work!