CBD, a popular new cure-all for pain

CBD, a popular new cure-all for pain

CBD is becoming popular as a stand-alone marijuana supplement, without the high. CBD is like THC, tetrahydrocannabinol, as they are both found in hemp or marijuana ( cannabis) plants and are both cannabinoids. The big difference is that CBD does not get you ‘high’. When taking cannabis, the ‘high’ experience comes from the THC in the plant, not the CBD. So, people are now turning to CBD as a health...
David Whittaker CBD
Cannabis and women’s health

Cannabis and women’s health

Cannabis is finally legal, and Canadian women have questions. History shows we’ve used marijuana therapeutically for a long time, and science says it could have positive implications on some aspects of female health. It may strike you as odd that “pot”, the drug your parents and teachers told you to avoid, has been legalized in Canada. Prohibition and criminalization have led many to believe that cannabis is inherently harmful, but...
Amanda Siebert Health
Do sex and cannabis go together?

Do sex and cannabis go together?

Photo by Charles Deluvio on Unsplash A study from The Journal of Sexual Medicine led by gynaecologist Dr. Becky Kaufman Lynn found that marijuana use prior to sex makes sex more pleasurable for women. The internet is full of claims that marijuana can improve sexual experience, yet, scientific data is lacking. So Lynn decided to lead a study at the Saint Louis University medical school after women kept asking her for advice...
Graze Szucs Health