Medical Marijuana Blog

March 19, 2016

How Cannabis Can Help Menopause Symptoms

Menopause is defined as occurring one year after a woman’s final menstrual period. These days, women are living more years post-menopause than they used to because life expectancy is increasing on average every year.  As of 2014, women’s life expectancy is around 81, up from 50 years ago, when it […]
March 17, 2016

Dabbing Marijuana: Why It Matters

Colloquially speaking, when the average person hears the word “dab,” chances are they’re thinking something to do with an ointment, oil, or powder, applied either directly or with a cotton ball. Ladies dab on a bit of blush to brighten up their look before going out for an evening. Parents […]
March 17, 2016

Medical Marijuana Dispensary vs. Pharmacy: Top 5 Differences

So you’re ready to go shopping for the green goods, hah? When comparing a regular pharmacy experience with a medical marijuana dispensary, it’s like people from India might say: “Same, same — but different.” Yes, like any pharmacy, you will likely need assistance. Yes, there will be shelves displaying all kinds of […]
March 17, 2016

Not a Midnight Toker: 7 Ways to Use Medical Marijuana Without Lighting Up

Now that medical marijuana is legal in many states, the benefits are becoming better known via the media. And yet. The stereotype of the dreadlocked, bell-bottomed, tie-dye dawning, joint-in-one-hand, munchies-in-the-other remains. We take no issue with that lifestyle, but we do point out that it wasn’t ever the majority, not […]
March 17, 2016

Is Marijuana Safe During Pregnancy?

Nausea. Anxiety. Pain. These symptoms are part of most women’s pregnancies, often defining them for the entire nine months. Since marijuana can help these symptoms, and is now legal in several states, pregnant women are starting to beg the question: Could marijuana be medically useful for the nausea, the anxiety, […]
March 17, 2016

The Varied Uses of Cannabis As Medicine

Do you think of marijuana as kind of monolithic? Or perhaps you think there are only two only kinds of cannabis — marijuana, and hemp? Think again: Cannabis is quite the multi-faceted plant. Think over 10,000, because that’s how many strains of cannabis there are. One of the main reasons marijuana legalization […]