The advantages of vaping CBD are you get 30 times the delivery of CBD into your bloodstream versus taking it by mouth the onset of CBD action is much more rapid So if you are taking CBD by mouth, how can you replace it with vaped CBD? One vape of CBD replaces 20-30 mg of … More CBD vaping: the why
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
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
A few of our patients have had problems with their vapes clogging. Here are a couple approaches from YouTube on how to clear these. YMMV etc, but worth a try. So these tricks will hopefully get you vaping again.
Here is some info in the cool but unproven but wow if it turns out to be true category. The Guardian reports a trial underway in Great Britain treating schizophrenia with an antibody currently being used to treat Multiple Sclerosis. The idea is that microglial cells in the brain can get out of control and … More Schizophrenia and Multiple Sclerosis link?
A lot of people in NY state have Lyme Disease and a lot of these people are suffering. Lyme disease may be under-diagnosed and under-treated in areas like ours where it is endemic. One big component of the daily problems that folks with Lyme have is chronic pain and trouble functioning day to day. A … More Lyme Disease and Medical Marijuana
Here are a couple tips on starting your medical marijuana. If you have not tried THC or CBD, or if you have not tried a particular way to take THC or CBD (like by mouth instead of inhaled), there are a couple things to be aware of: THC: the first couple of times you take … More How to start your medical marijuana