The challenges of dosing medical cannabis

Here’s how doctors can fit the right fit for cannabis patients By Michael Burton, Sail October 24, 2018 Comments Visivasnc / iStock / Getty Images PlusSince the medicines are dependent on strains, consumption methods and percentages of THC and CBD, it’s often a challenge for doctors to find the right dosage.  Compared to other medications, […]

A Physician’s Perspective on Optimal Cannabis Dosing

Dosage is the key factor in achieving the most benefits and least adverse effects of cannabis. After following thousands of patients using medical cannabis for eight years, I’ve observed that dosing cannabis is unlike any therapeutic agent to which I was exposed in my medical training. A basic understanding of the key characteristics of cannabis […]

Curious about RSO? aka Rick Simpson Oil

What is Rick Simpson Oil (RSO), and what does this cannabis oil do? What Is Rick Simpson Oil? Created by Canadian medical marijuana activist Rick Simpson, RSO is a cannabis-derived oil that has an especially high concentration of marijuana’s psychoactive compound, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). THC has some pretty potent effects that, when concentrated, have shown signs of […]

SLEEP and Cannabis

Marijuana is increasingly seen as the safest and most effective sleeping aid.  Even stubborn cases succumb to the right strain of the dreamy herb.  While many people are now aware of this miracle plant’s many therapeutic effects, few know how deep the rabbit hole goes.  There is a lot more to it that you think […]

Cannabis and Cancer

By Carolanne Wright Contributing writer for Wake Up World Considering that up until about 85 years ago, cannabis oil was used around the world to treat a variety of diseases, including cancer, it is not surprising that the phasing out of cannabis to treat illness coincided with the rise of pharmaceutical companies. Rick Simpson, a medical marijuana […]

Daily Dose Of Cannabis May Protect And Heal The Brain From Effects Of Aging

Despite your average Shaggy and Scooby-style stereotypes, researchers believe that cannabis could actually help to sharpen our minds later in life. Researchers at the University of Bonn and Hebrew University have discovered that low, regular doses of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), one of the main active ingredients or cannabinoids found in marijuana, may help to keep our […]