Vanda: Cannabis and Depression

By | August 11th, 2016|Categories: Cannabis, Depression, Patient Stories|

Ailment: Depression Ingestion Method: CBD Oil Bio: I’m Vanda, I'm 62 and I live in London, UK. I’m Vanda and live in London. I suffered for 10 years with SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder) and felt generally very low during the winter months, staying at home and not very cheerful or active. So [...]

Ashley G: Cannabis and Aspergers

By | August 11th, 2016|Categories: Cannabis, Patient Stories|

Ailment: Aspergers Ingestion Method: Smoking Bio: I've suffered from anxiety and depression for nearly all my life, and at age 13 was diagnosed with having Aspergers. I’ve suffered from anxiety and (mild-ish) depression for nearly all my life, and at age 13 was officially diagnosed with having “High-Functioning Autism” or ‘Aspergers’, and [...]

Hazel: Mobility Issues and CBD Oil

By | August 11th, 2016|Categories: Cannabis, CBD, Pain, Patient Stories|

Ailment: Mobility Issues Ingestion Method: Orally, under the tongue Bio: I’m Hazel from Brighton. I was bitten by a tick in the groin about two years ago. I’m Hazel from Brighton. I was bitten by a tick in the groin about two years ago. After that I suffered depression for about a [...]

Steve – Cannabis and Pain

By | August 11th, 2016|Categories: Cannabis, Pain, Patient Stories|

Ailment: Pain Ingestion Method: Cream and Oil Bio: My name is Steve. I have been a painter/decorator and general builder for 35 years. In my younger years nothing troubled me at all, I’ve been healthy my whole life. But in the last 5-10 years through the repetitiveness of my work, my shoulder [...]

Laurence – Cannabis and Autism

By | August 10th, 2016|Categories: Autism, Cannabis, Patient Stories|

Ailment: Autism Ingestion Method: Bio: 29 year old sufferer of Autism I have used cannabis since I was 16, which I found was the best thing I ever did for the symptoms of my autism. I have used many liquids and tablets, all of which either didn’t work or made me a [...]

Jim: Cannabis, Diabetes and PTSD

By | August 8th, 2016|Categories: Cannabis, Diabetes, Patient Stories|

Ailment: Diabetes & PTSD Ingestion Method: Smoke, eat raw and bake. Bio: I'm a disabled veteran that has suffered from many conditions all service related. The VA gave me many drugs to control my pain and sleep and other problems. It was all killing me! I read a little bit about [...]

Cannabis Blueberry Smoothie (Vegan)

By | August 8th, 2016|Categories: Cannabis, Featured Recipes, Patient Stories, Recipes, Uncategorised|

Smoothies are a great way to get a delicious and healthy serving of fruit or vegetables. Leave the pulp in for an added hit of dietary fibre or use frozen fruit to get that slushy texture. Making cannabis edibles is not always the fastest process [...]

The Teeside Cannabis Club

By | May 13th, 2016|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, CBD, Community|

On our continued journey into Northern England we arrived in county Durham to meet the Teeside Cannabis Club. The Teeside cannabis club have played an important part in raising awareness of the medicinal properties of the Cannabis Sativa L plant, they hold regular (alcohol free) events and support patients in the local community. They [...]

In Search of Your Local Cannabis Club

By | May 6th, 2016|Categories: Cannabis, CBD, Charity, Community, Compassion Clubs, Featured|

We believe there are over one hundred cannabis clubs spread out over the UK. While some can be more focused on recreational use with the associated social media ‘stoner’ shots of the latest high-THC shatter for sale, others seem to play a much more responsible role in their communities both in the informative information they [...]

‘Cannabis Abuse’: Causation or Correlation?

By | February 24th, 2016|Categories: Cannabis, Featured|

A new study from Columbia University has attracted a great deal of press coverage in the past week. Published in the journal JAMA Psychiatry and authored by Carlos Blanco, MD, PhD, et al, you would be forgiven for thinking it was actually two separate studies, given the way in which it has been reported. The [...]