The Takoma Park Alternative Care Blog: Cannabis

Thoughts and suggestions on how you can increase your wellness, infinitely...
Cannabis, COVID, & Immune Response

Cannabis, COVID, & Immune Response

Here I discuss the role the endocannabinoid system and compounds in the cannabis plant interact with our immune system. Learn about the chronic conditions that negatively impact our immune system and what we can do to help it function in a balanced and effective...

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Medical Cannabis: Nature’s Healing Herb

Medical Cannabis: Nature’s Healing Herb

Special guest: Dr Patricia Frye is a physician consultant with a focus on cannabis and the role it plays in homeostasis and the management of pain and chronic disease. She evaluates and manages patients who are considering the use medicinal cannabis as a...

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Food as Medicine

Food as Medicine

Terpenes and flavonoids are substances that are found throughout nature. They give plants there medicinal and aromatic benefits.  A variety of plants have potent antioxidant and anti-inflammatory actions. Include a variety of colorful and green...

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Is My CBD Legal?

Is My CBD Legal?

January 2020 With the passing of the 2018 Farm Bill which makes hemp legal at the federal level, it's even more confusing whether your CBD oil is legal or not. Since the bill makes hemp and hemp products legal at the federal level, the DEA has descheduled cannabidiol...

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Acupuncture & Cannabis

Acupuncture & Cannabis

Acupuncture is the use of needle insertions along key points of energy flow. The point of the insertions just below the skin’s surface is to unblock energy (called “chi” or “qi”).

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