CBD Crash Course: The Hype Lines

Navigating the Cannabidiol (CBD) product landscape as a patient can be overwhelming.  Fancy websites with glittery products hint that by adding CBD to your health care regimen that YOU TOO could live the life of your dreams.  All your pains will just go away and vitality is yours for the taking.  CBD is being marketedContinue reading “CBD Crash Course: The Hype Lines”

CBD Crash Course: The Basics

Cannabidiol (CBD) is popping up all over, from every corner store to mattresses to infused burgers.  Sales Reps are everywhere, seemingly hinting that their CBD product has the power to grant immortality and perfect health.   As patients, we need to be able to cut through the hype and figure out what this means for us. Continue reading “CBD Crash Course: The Basics”

Regulation Impacts by State

Many states are encountering pushback from legislators claiming that crime rates and road fatalities have increased dramatically in states that have regulated cannabis. Canna-Patient pulled data from all of the states that regulated both medical and recreational, and after analysis – no correlation could be found between cannabis laws and road fatalities/crime. Download the reportContinue reading “Regulation Impacts by State”

Myth Busting Legalization: Stigma

Myth: A legal medical cannabis program means public perception has changed and everyone is on board. Years ago, I started using cannabis to help regulate my pain.  The patient-demonizing “War on Opiates” was just getting started, and filling my valid prescription was becoming harder and harder.  Fast forward a few months, and I had completelyContinue reading “Myth Busting Legalization: Stigma”

Topicals, Dabs, and Inhalers Galore! What is it for?

Countries around the world are starting to ease restrictions on cannabis access, including here in the United States.  Thankfully our citizens are uniting to push state legislation through, albeit in tiny increments. This revolution has been brought to you by success stories like Charlotte Figi, SuperNova, and Coltyn Turner.   All these years we’ve been taughtContinue reading “Topicals, Dabs, and Inhalers Galore! What is it for?”

CBD Surprises

Also Published on The Mighty Cannabidiol (CBD) has been getting some serious press and is a huge trend.  You can find it in nearly everything from the morning latte to the evening bath bomb.  Advertisements, articles, and sales people claim CBD can help most conditions from general anxiety to arthritis.  For a patient with chronicContinue reading “CBD Surprises”

Myth-Busting Legalization

Myth: Legalizing recreational means everyone has access. Upscale products, infused dinner parties, and industry trade shows frequently showcase cannabis as the next in thing, and usually these are portrayed through the “wellness” eye glass.  Everyone was excited about legalizing recreational cannabis, but several years later the tune is changing.  Adult-use is a freedom we allContinue reading “Myth-Busting Legalization”