In Praise of Ground Cannabis Flower

In Praise of Ground Cannabis Flower

Many recreationally oriented cannabis users don’t like the idea of pre-ground cannabis flower.  They insist that they should buy intact buds so they can inspect the quality, color, structure, humidity, etc.  While recreational users are entitled to...
Cannabis Medicine is a Matter of Health Equity

Cannabis Medicine is a Matter of Health Equity

Recently we’ve been hearing a lot about social equity, particularly around the disastrous effects of the War On Drugs on people and communities of color.  Without question the use of recreational substances has been weaponized against minorities in the US,...
Can You Develop a Tolerance to CBD?

Can You Develop a Tolerance to CBD?

Over the past two years or so, cannabidiol (CBD) has become all the rage. Available CBD products and articles expounding on the benefits of CBD are widely available. During COVID-19 we have seen the emergence of articles suggesting that CBD can boost your immune...
Can You Safely Use Medical Marijuana while Taking Prednisone?

Can You Safely Use Medical Marijuana while Taking Prednisone?

Prednisone is a type of corticosteroid used to treat a variety of conditions, including certain types of cancers, allergies, severe asthma, and other autoimmune disorders like rheumatoid arthritis, Crohn’s and Ulcerative Colitis. Like all corticosteroids,...
Can Medical Marijuana Treat Interstitial Cystitis?

Can Medical Marijuana Treat Interstitial Cystitis?

Interstitial Cystitis is a chronic inflammatory condition of the urinary bladder characterized by pain or ache in the pelvic region. Those with interstitial cystitis (IC) know firsthand how uncomfortable the condition can be. The Interstitial Cystitis Association...