Blog posts tagged "cannabis oil"


The Health Benefits of CBD Oil & How to Consume It

CBD is an acronym for cannabidiol, one of dozens of known compounds found in the cannabis plant. Unlike its sister compound, tetrahydrocannabinol, CBD does not cause the same euphoric high as THC. CBD oil can be consumed in quite a few ways. It can come in an oil, which can be added to vape juice and consumed through a vape pen. Before you run out to your local vitamin shop or dispensary to pick up a CBD wax vape pen, here’s a quick rundown on what exactly CBD oil is and what benefits it has.

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Guest Post: Anarchy, Angels and The Almighty Weed

Award-winning author Deb Snyder, PhD, talks about her journey of intuitive parenting and how it led her and her husband to give their seizure-afflicted daughter cannabis oil. (Spoiler Alert: the amazing results converted Dr. Snyder from a cannabis skeptic to a champion of this alternative therapy.)

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UAB Releases Preliminary Results of MMJ Study: Cannabidiol Oil Therapy for Severe Seizures

University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) launched the studies of CBD oil as a treatment for severe, intractable seizures in April of 2015. The studies, an adult study at UAB and a pediatric study at Children’s of Alabama, were authorized by the Alabama Legislature in 2014 by legislation known as Carly’s Law. Dr. Jerzy Szaflarski, professor in the Department of Neurology stated “The studies are ongoing, and we have a lot more to learn; but these preliminary findings are encouraging..."

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How To Make Cannabis Edibles That Won’t Ruin Your Diet

When you think of edibles (cannabis-infused foods,) your mind probably goes straight to the old standbys: cookies and brownies. Right? But while the CBDs you get from edibles are good for your body, all that sugar and empty calories are not. So, what to do when you’re trying to stick to a healthy diet but you’d rather eat your green medicine than smoke it? Read on for 3 delicious (and healthy!) savory recipes...

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