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”). The build-up or blockage of one’s chi can lead to pain, imbalance and disease. Recent...
Is Cannabis Addicting?

Is Cannabis Addicting?

THC has many medical benefits and is the primary intoxicating compound in the plant. This effect can be pleasant for some people, and with low doses of THC, a person can expect to experience an improved sense of wellbeing. Higher doses can lead to a euphoria or being...
What is Hemp Oil?

What is Hemp Oil?

Cannabis is a complex plant with about 400 compounds that make it medicinally beneficial. THC is just one of them. While it is important, there are other components in the plant that also have medicinal benefits. Cannabidiol (CBD) is a major component of the cannabis...
10 Reasons to Consider Cannabis Therapy

10 Reasons to Consider Cannabis Therapy

Cannabis has very few potential side effects – most are THC and dose related and can be avoided by not using more than you need to alleviate your symptoms.   Cannabis can be discontinued without weaning. In addition to alleviating pain, cannabis promotes wellbeing and...
Is Cannabis an Antidepressant?

Is Cannabis an Antidepressant?

Cannabis can affect mood in a variety of ways. By alleviating pain, spasms, and insomnia, patients generally feel better because their mood improves as their suffering diminishes. But what you may not realize is that cannabis can positively affect anxiety, mood...