Terpenes and the Entourage Effect

Terpenes and the Entourage Effect

The ‘entourage effect’ was discovered by Dr. Raphael Mecholulam, an Israeli researcher often referred to as “the Father of Marijuana Research.” It is known as a synergistic chemical effect that suggests whole cannabis plant extract is more effective than the isolation...
Cannabis and the Opioid Epidemic

Cannabis and the Opioid Epidemic

  What if you could replace synthetic prescription pills with a natural alternative? Cannabidiol, or CBD, is one of many compounds called cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant. Due to its non-psychoactive properties CBD has been explored for potential in treating...
Cannabis as a Treatment for PTSD

Cannabis as a Treatment for PTSD

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a severe anxiety disorder that can develop after exposure to any event that results in psychological trauma.  For some, PTSD develops right after a dangerous event or a frightening, shocking experience. Additionally, those with...
Seniors and the Benefits of CBD

Seniors and the Benefits of CBD

As we continue to move forward in legalizing and demystifying cannabis, senior citizens are not only the fastest growing demographic for its use but more and more products are being tailored to the aging population. From 2013 to 2014, the number of cannabis users over...