Massachussetts Medical Marijuana Blog

How Marijuana Treats Seizures

How Marijuana Treats Seizures

Over the years, the use of medical cannabis (marijuana) has generated both a seemingly never-ending debate, and a growing interest from the public due to its medicinal properties. As of today, almost thirty states have allowed the use of medical marijuana as a...
Can Marijuana Dispensaries Ship Out of State?

Can Marijuana Dispensaries Ship Out of State?

In a cultural moment where the legalization of cannabis is gaining momentum, more and more people seek its medicinal properties to treat certain conditions. Despite growing support in favor of using medical marijuana, complications can still arise from a legal...
How Marijuana Treats IBS

How Marijuana Treats IBS

One of the worst parts of suffering from a debilitating disease is not knowing for certain where it comes from or what causes it. Such is the case of individuals suffering from Irritable Bowel Syndrome or “IBS.” For most of the individuals facing this...
How to Make THC-A Tincture

How to Make THC-A Tincture

Tools and Ingredients for THC-A Tincture 7g cannabis 20% THC-A Several ounces of 100% Ethanol (this doesn’t have to be exact) Coffee filter Small bowl 24 ml light oil like canola (this needs to be exact. Use a graduated cylinder like...
THC-A: A Better Anti-Inflammatory and Neuro-Protectant

THC-A: A Better Anti-Inflammatory and Neuro-Protectant

While there has been a lot of discussion in the literature, both lay and scientific, about the properties of Cannabidiol (CBD) as an anti-inflammatory and neuroprotectant, there are significant problems with CBD in reality. Tetrahydrocannabinolic acid (THC-A) is...
CBD: What Is Real and What Is Hype?

CBD: What Is Real and What Is Hype?

CBD (Cannabidiol) is extremely popular these days, being touted as the cure for nearly everything from anxiety to pain to inflammation. What is CBD and what do we really know about it? CBD is a cannabinoid – a type of medicine derived primary from cannabis...