Cannabis: Gateway Drug or Life Preserver?

Critics have claimed for decades that cannabis is a “gateway drug.”  Proponents of prohibition argue that using cannabis will lead people to consume cocaine, heroin, or methamphetamine. Yet, no evidence exists to verify this claim. In fact, the research indicates the majority of people who use cannabis do not go on to use harder drugs.…

Cannabis Topicals: Creams, Salves and Lotions. Why Seniors are Thriving.

When we think of pain relief from cannabis, we often think of rolling up a joint, turning on our favorite show, and waiting for the pain to melt away in a haze of smoke. But with the fast-growing trend of cannabis topicals, we might need to start rethinking the role that cannabis plays when it…

THCA Treatment

GreenBridge Medical Reports Successful THCA Treatment

GreenBridge Medical of California’s Dr. Allan Frankel finds non-psychoactive, THC-A effective for treating numerous serious medical conditions. While there is significant progress being made in the effort to legalize medical cannabis in the United States, and internationally, recent treatment results have made us consider the following question – are we focusing on the wrong aspect…

THC, THCA, CBD, CBC, CBN: Medical Marijuana Compisition, The Chemicals in Cannabis

THC, THCA, CBD, CBC, CBN: Medical Marijuana Composition, The Chemicals in Cannabis

As the science of medical cannabis develops, we’re discovering more and more that breeding cannabis for different levels of medicinal compounds—known as cannabinoids—makes the medicine better for treating specific ailments. Growers and testers are hard at work tailoring their strains to be maximally effective for treating cancer, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, and more. But what are…