Autism and Marijuana: Mother’s Battle for Whole Plant Research

By | November 15th, 2016|Categories: Anxiety, ASD, Autism, Brain, Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, Cannabis Prohibiton, CBD, Children, Community, Doctors, Featured News, Israel, Mental Health, MMJ Stories, News, Pain, Research|Tags: , , , , , , |

She’s an Israeli mother of 3 boys, her oldest, Yuval, 23,  is severely Autistic and treated successfully with cannabis after years of agony. As an activist for years in promoting the rights and legislation for ASD Children and adults in Israel, Via ‘ALUT – the society for autistic children in Israel and [...]

How to Treat Anxiety Disorder with Cannabis

By | July 8th, 2015|Categories: Anxiety|

Wait, say what? “I thought pot smoking gave you anxiety?” quipped the well-read observer. Well, it sure can but what exactly is anxiety? ANXIETY From WebMD: There are several types of anxiety disorders including panic disorder, social anxiety disorder, specific phobias, and generalized anxiety disorder. Anxiety is a normal human emotion that everyone experiences at [...]

3 Studies that show CBD may help Anxiety

By | April 13th, 2015|Categories: Anxiety|

The significance of anxiety as a genuine ailment does not resonate with the entire population. However, to those who experience the unpleasant inner turmoil that accompanies anticipation, anxiety can be a constant struggle. Often occurring as a by-product of other disorders including depression or bipolar, anxiety can vary in its severity. From mild anxiety where [...]

Doctor explains how cannabis relieves pain and reduces anxiety

By | March 24th, 2015|Categories: Anxiety|Tags: |

Dr. Ian Mitchell says that in an ideal world, physicians would learn about the medicinal properties of cannabis in medical school. Doctors would be trained about different extracts from marijuana plants, including cannabidiol, aka CBD, and tetrahydrocannabinol, aka THC. But the Kamloops emergency-room physician tells the Georgia Straight by phone that the vast majority of [...]