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.
Gov. Cuomo just signed the bill that allows people with PTSD to get medical marijuana in NY State ! This is huge. Now folks suffering PTSD from military service, law enforcement, fire fighting, or life traumas can benefit from medical marijuana. We know that THC and CBD can be effective to help sleep, decrease anxiety … More Med Marijuana for PTSD is now in New York !
Endometriosis can be really debilitating. The presence of otherwise normal uterine tissue growing in places it shouldn’t can cause abdominal pain, nausea, and general feelings of blah-ness. It turns out that the nerves that bring pain back from these islands of endometrial cells have CB1 and CB2 receptors all over them, and that the pain … More Endometriosis and medical marijuana
There is a huge interest in medical marijuana for treatment of dysmenorrhea. This is a really common and really debilitating condition that robs young women of many days every year. What sense does it make to treat dysmenorrhea with medical marijuana? Well, a lot of the problems with dysmenorrhea pain, nausea, and general malaise seem … More Dysmenorrhea 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
Hot off the press. NY state just approved five more companies to grow and distribute medical marijuana. Here’s the article from Marijuana Business Daily. This is good news for patients: the more competition, the lower the price. NY prices are at least 3x West Coast prices per mg of THC. Props to NYS for making … More NY just added 5 more dispensary companies !
High Times reports that an international team of researchers has actually figured out how the CB1 receptors in your brain respond to THC and other medicines that bind to them. It turns out that your CB1 receptors have way different structures depending on which medicine is actually binding to it. Here’s the article in Nature. This … More CB1 receptor agonist binding insights (geeky)
A lot of our patients would like to find a vaporizer that is inexpensive and easy to use. The XEO VOID seems to fit this bill. It’s about $60 online, has great reviews from the vaping community, and seems to be really easy to use. You just stand it up, unscrew the top, and add … More vaporizer that has good reviews
Vireo has just come out with a 1 ml oil product with about 400 mg of THC . This is a “refill” for vape pens, and delivers vaped THC for around 30-35 cents per milligram, way inexpensive vaped THC in NYS. Last we heard the price was around $130-135. Here’s a link to the XEO … More Vaped THC now way less expensive !
Here’s a tip from one of our patients who happens to be a nurse. Nurses are really smart. Since liquid THC works great but tastes terrible, this is how you take it: take the dropper and put the medicine UNDER your tongue then grab a glass of water and take a drink That’s it. The … More How to take liquid THC (which tastes horrible)