Friday, August 23, 2019
sex-and-fibromyalgia-part-2-can-the-love-hormone-help-libido-and-maybe-even-pain
By Ginevra Liptan, MD * Links may generate a commission for this site In part one of this series on sex and fibromyalgia, we dove into investigating and treating low libido. Now let’s discuss oxytocin, a brain chemical that modulates bonding and social behaviors. It is sometimes referred to as the “love hormone” because levels…
before-its-too-late-best-credit-card-welcome-offers-of-august-2019
We usually sign up for credit cards because of special features and benefits – from cash-back earning rates to travel perks to balance transfer offers. And one feature that may make or break your decision between one credit card or another is the welcome promotion – a special bonus that adds value for new credit card holders.…
quebecs-new-credit-card-payment-rules-will-help-but-more-is-needed
Starting this week residents of Quebec will be required to pay a greater minimum payment on balances. Banks serving Quebec customers are now required to increase the minimum monthly  payment required in small increments of half a percentage point per year beginning August 1, 2020, until it reaches the target of five percent. New rules…
new-trademark-litigation-against-stoney-patch-cannabis-products-calls-out-an-industry-trend-of-copycats
We’ve followed and written extensively about trademark litigation in the cannabis space for the last several years, which you can read about here: UPS Sues Multiple Cannabis Delivery Companies for Trademark Infringement The “Tiger Hemp Beer” Case: Clear Your Cannabis Trademarks Before Filing Yet ANOTHER Cannabis Trademark Infringement Case: Tapatio Foods Files Suit What NOT…
treating-adrenal-burnout-in-fibromyalgia
By Ginevra Liptan, MD* Links may generate a commission for this site Adrenal burnout is common in fibromyalgia and can really worsen fatigue and fog. Adrenal burnout (also referred to as adrenal fatigue) stems from overworked adrenal glands. The hyperactive stress response in fibromyalgia causes the adrenal glands to work hard—all the time. The continual…
grading-the-democratic-presidential-candidates-on-marijuana-beto-orourke
Each Saturday, we have been running a series of blog posts that take a close look at each of the Democratic Party candidates for President in 2020. We examine each candidate’s historic approach to marijuana law and policy, and we also canvas their current respective stances on marijuana. Over the past six weeks, we covered Joe…
alcohol-or-naphtha
Full Extract Cannabis Oil, the healer of disease, the Kryptonite to Cancers, the holy grail of natural medicine. This substance is highly revered by many and made by few; it is a form of rebellion to take to the calling of oil alchemy due to its high illegality globally. There are many oil artisans in…
organize-your-spending-with-these-great-financial-apps
Your phone can answer your questions in the amount of time it takes you to type it in or, quite literally, ask it. It wakes you up in the morning, tells you the weather, and keeps you connected. It can even pay for your morning coffee. But, if you can pay with your phone in…
talking-to-your-children-about-cannabis
PHOTO BY: Nick Oza/The Republic In today's world, it doesn’t necessarily matter whether you use Cannabis medicinally or recreationally, what matters is that you partake in the plant. Cannabis use being a part of someone’s lifestyle is usually not a big deal, that is unless they have children. Parents who use cannabis live with a…
best-mg-scale-milligrams
Being in this business for as long as we have, you can imagine how often we get asked all kinds of weighing related questions. One question we receive a few times every month is, “what is the best MG scale?  In other words, what are the best scales that weigh down to the milligram? First…