Friday, August 23, 2019
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…
cannabis-infused-cacao-nibs-medicinal-superfood-treats
For the uninitiated, Cacao nibs are broken up pieces of cacao beans deprived of sugar, fat and the cooking process that constitutes of what we know as chocolate. It’s reminiscent of espresso beans in both texture and taste. Eaten raw, cacao possesses an absolutely rich-earthen chocolate taste, but without sweetening, some find it too intense…
the-munchies-a-happy-yet-barely-tolerable-side-effect-of-cannabis
Do you remember that time when you got high and you couldn’t stop eating? When your hunger was insatiable and nothing stood in the way of you and repeated trips to the kitchen? Anyone who has toked up knows this feeling very well, and we fondly call it the munchies. There is little one can…
gmo-vs-organic-can-you-spot-the-differences
Two loaves of Whole-Wheat bread, made by the same company, in the same bakery… One loaf is certified Organic and labeled Non-GMO, the other is their “Natural” version. The top loaf is “Natural” & The bottom loaf is Non- GMO… Can you spot the differences?       Take your health into your own hands. Learn what is…
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…
cannabis-oil-dosing-for-children-and-beginners
I am asked regularly about how to best establish a safe and therapeutic dosing regimen for a pediatric cannabis patient. After much trial and error, information from many reliable sources and research- I feel I can give a good recommendation on where to start.  To start: 1 gram of Cannabis oil should be mixed into…
cuckoo-for-coconuts
The coconut, a seemingly indestructible brown ball of goodness- filled with a tasty water like liquid and a sweet, tangy and tropical meat that is densely packed with health benefits. For years we were taught that coconut is a useless treat composed of basically sugar and saturated fat. Doctors and nutritionists alike described the coconut…
medical-marijuana-is-the-right-choice-for-children
A very controversial debate currently raging in the mainstream media is the subject of Medical Cannabis and children. Many people are arguing that Cannabis has no place in a child’s therapy for any reason; others argue that it should be the first line in any treatment, for a wide array of benefits. The population of…
let-food-be-thy-medicine-1-chronic-inflammation
Acute Inflammation, also called irritation, swelling and tenderness. We have all experienced it.  For the most part, inflammation is necessary; it is a critical part of the immune response system that tells us when there is infection, stress, illness, or injury, acting as our bodies warning system. Chronic inflammation, however, is an immune system over-response.…
childhood-cancer-cannabis-and-courage-how-mykayla-comstock-became-brave-mykayla
Life before Mykayla was diagnosed with cancer was peaceful. We lived in Eastern Oregon and were an average family living life day to day making ends meet. Erin and I worked from home and took care of Mykayla and Ryleigh. Erin was an ambitious, driven entrepreneur who spent a lot of time promoting and working…