Can I Use CBD For Fibromyalgia?

Can I Use CBD For Fibromyalgia?

Using CBD for fibromyalgia is an interesting question and bears some discussion.  The short answer is that this is the wrong question because CBD is barking up the wrong tree.  Let me explain.   First, what is Fibromyalgia, or Fibro for short? ...
Can I Use CBD Oil For Inflammation?

Can I Use CBD Oil For Inflammation?

Everybody knows that CBD is an anti-inflammatory, right?  Well, actually, only sort of right.  This is one of those places where the basic science and the human studies disagree.  Confused?  So are most people.  Let me explain.  ...
Can You Use Hemp Salve for Pain?

Can You Use Hemp Salve for Pain?

This might be my shortest blog post ever.  The answer is no.  Or, at least, if you want it to work.  Let me explain.   First, let’s talk about what a hemp salve is.  We need to discuss what is hemp, and what is a salve.  All the...
Social Equity Might Be Paving the Road with Good Intentions

Social Equity Might Be Paving the Road with Good Intentions

I have some concerns that social equity may be yet another Trojan Horse in the efforts toward legalization and the financial rewards it promises.  Just as it has become clear that medical cannabis, while immensely helpful to many patients, has been used as a...