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Prop. 207 in Arizona: What You Need to Know

Arizona has passed Prop. 207, which means individuals aged 21 and older can now legally use recreational marijuana in the state. It also means medical marijuana dispensaries can now sell the product. The bill also addresses a number of other related issues, such as expunging of past records related to marijuana and driving under the…

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Can CBD Help Your Work Stress?

Overcome Job-Related Stress With the Help of CBD Did you know that 46 percent of Americans report experiencing stress directly related to their job or workplace? We live in a stressed-out society, and the breakneck demands of today’s working world only make that stress worse. Fortunately, you might find that your own work-related stress responds…

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Men versus Women: The Effects of Cannabis

Men, Women, and Cannabis: Different Responses to the Same Substance As you may have figured out for yourself when you attained puberty, men and women have some significant biological differences. These differences beyond such obvious issues as outward appearance and physical traits to basic chemical processes, including hormonal and reproductive processes. It’s only logical, then,…

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Effectiveness of CBD in Treating the Elderly

CBD is an oil extract that is extracted from a marijuana plant. It has medical benefits without the high. Research has found that CBD for seniors has many benefits without adverse side effects. CBD is a pain reliever without prescription medication. It’s effective for decreasing nerve pain and arthritis. Seniors can buy it in boutique-style…

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Can Medical Marijuana Help with Arthritis?

Medical marijuana is all the rage today and used by many with medical conditions, including arthritis. According to research, about 1 in 5 who have chronic musculoskeletal pain are using medical marijuana to treat and manage pain. “We found 20% had reported past or current use of cannabis with the specific intention to manage pain,…

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How Does CBD Treat Anxiety?

The connection between CBD and anxiety is a complex and interesting one. First, studies regarding CBD and anxiety are still on-going. While it’s been shown to have a positive effect on anxiety and depression (and there’s a lot of anecdotal evidence), you should always talk to a medical professional before engaging in any type of…