Can Medical Marijuana Patients Benefit from Dabbing?

Can Medical Marijuana Patients Benefit from Dabbing?

Cannabis extracts, also known as “dabs,” have become increasingly popular over the past several years. In fact, dabs can be found in most medical dispensaries across the country, and this has led many to wonder: should medical marijuana patients be using...
Medical Marijuana for Glaucoma: Methods and Strains to Use

Medical Marijuana for Glaucoma: Methods and Strains to Use

Glaucoma refers to a group of eye diseases that result in damage to the optic nerve, or the nerve that connects the eye to the brain. Over time, glaucoma can lead to progressive, irreversible vision loss. In fact, according to the World Health Organization, glaucoma...
Are Vape Pens Safe?

Are Vape Pens Safe?

Recently, there has been a ton of news coverage surrounding vaporizers and the upsurge of EVALI, also known as e-cigaretteor vaping product use-associated lung injury. In an effort to curb new cases of the disease from emerging, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts even...
Pain, Placebos, and Patients

Pain, Placebos, and Patients

Yesterday I burned my hand cooking. In an incautious moment, while making a caramel sauce, one false move sent a tiny molten blob of sugar flying – landing on the back of my hand at the base of my thumb. Ouch! Like any good cook, I kept stirring to prevent...