How to Recognize a Good Cannabis Dispensary

Many people are learning how to recognize quality cannabis products versus inferior products. Thanks to the spread of cannabis reform and the rise of the cannabis industry, cannabis consumers in the United States have more legal options at dispensaries than at any other time in history. If you have ever walked into a dispensary before […]

The Senior’s Guide to Medical Marijuana

Facts on Seniors and Medical Marijuana

The growing senior population associated with the aging of the massive baby boomer generation and increasing knowledge about the benefits of medical marijuana is resulting in a phenomenon in which more seniors are “just say[ing] yes” to the drug.

Understanding Your Endocannabinoid System

Dr. Ethan Russo presents an argument that an endocannabinoid deficiency, or lack of endogenous cannabinoids, could explain several diseases that currently perplex doctors.

What is THC? What are the benefits and description of THC products.

by TRULIEVE Fl, Dispensary Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is the most researched and famous cannabinoid known today. Discovered in 1964 by Dr. Raphael Mechoulam, THC is considered the cause of the euphoria sensation that many describe as being “high.” Despite the negative stigma associated with THC, research indicates that this mind-altering phytocannabinoid can offer theraputic benefits for many related conditions and symptoms.  As cannabis stigma declines, more researchers are focusing on this […]

How to complete the Medical Marijuana Use Registry for your identification card

FLORIDA RESIDENTS OR SEASONAL FLORIDA RESIDENTS (living in FL 30 days +) Proof of Florida Residency For online applications:  The Registry is connected to the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles’ (FLHSMV) demographic database. If there is a match to the information on your profile, your state residency status can be automatically added […]

Can I Travel with Medical Cannabis?

December 23, 2019 by Surterra Wellness FL Dispensary If you’re a medical marijuana patient, there are a few things you might need to consider before heading out of town for the holidays. Even though more than half the country has legalized either medical or recreational marijuana, cannabis is still illegal under federal law. Because of these […]

Medical Marijuana Testimonial

” Medical cannabis is a potent and safe tool in my wellness kit of life. ” Valerie Lollett September 25, 2020 by Surterra Wellness (FL Dispensary)  My relationship with medical cannabis is multidimensional. I choose this extraordinary plant as a medicine for my physical ailments. I use it as a supplement and a booster for my […]

The challenges of dosing medical cannabis

  Here’s how doctors can fit the right fit for cannabis patients By Michael Burton, SailOctober 24, 2018 Comments  Visivasnc / iStock / Getty Images Plus  Since cannabis as medicine is dependent on strains, consumption methods, how each individual feels on certain percentages of THC and CBD, Doctors will rarely offer exact instructions for dosing.  […]

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 […]