Medical Cannabis and Eating Disorders

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February 1 to 7, 2018 is Eating Disorder Awareness Week. When it comes to disordered eating, the media has been a gift in bringing issues to light. Eating disorders like most mental health issues remained something that wasn’t discussed, researched …

The top 5 cannabis myths you can debunk with your family this holiday

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The holidays are a great time to gather with family and friends and engage in meaningful and interesting conversations. However, if you have stress about battling the anti-cannabis conversations with family this weekend, we have a list of the top …

Cannabis and Behaviour: How different strains affect thought patterns

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Today we’re going to look at cannabis and behaviour, more specifically, how you can use different strains to achieve different effects. Let’s not get too far ahead of ourselves, there are high CBD strains that offer relief from ailments like inflammation, …

The fastest-growing demographic for medical marijuana? Seniors

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The fastest-growing user base of medical marijuana, are adults in their 70s, 80s and 90s. Many seniors are trying cannabis for the first time, after having failed luck with pharmaceuticals for things like chronic pain, insomnia, depression and anxiety. There …

Parkinson’s and Medical Marijuana

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April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month, and if you weren’t aware before, marijuana is a treatment option with impressive benefits for patients with Parkinson’s. To discuss how medical marijuana may help your Parkinson’s symptoms, please call us at: 403-475-4205.

Medical Marijuana and Post-Concussion Syndrome

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Referring to medical marijuana, Dr. Jeffrey Hergenrather said that, “In my opinion, there is no better drug for the treatment of anxiety disorders, brain trauma and post concussion syndrome.” Patients can use sativa-dominant strains to combat their emotional symptoms, depression, …

Medical Marijuana and Back Pain

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In another edition of Medical Monday, we’re looking at how medical cannabis can be very beneficial for people suffering from back pain. “Medical cannabis is a very effective therapy for chronic pain patients because it affects people’s perception of pain, has the …

How Medical Marijuana Eases Epilepsy

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March is National Epilepsy Month in Canada, and it’s the perfect opportunity for us to explain why medical marijuana is so effective in treating epilepsy. Epilepsy is a neurological disease that causes various forms of seizures, ranging from undetectable to full-body convulsions. …