Cannabis

Our articles review the latest clinical research and cannabis products so you can improve your health and naturally relieve pain, boost mood, and improve sleep. Each of our posts is evidence-based and written or reviewed by Dr. Michele Ross herself.

Our top cannabis articles:

  1. My Journey from Neuroscientist to Cannabis Patient
  2. Which Cannabis Strains are Best for Pain?
  3. Top 5 Myths About Cannabis Health Coaches

  • How Cannabis Helps Migraine Headache

    CBD Oil and cannabis can relieve migraine headache

    A common question I get asked by patients is if cannabis helps relieve migraine headache symptoms. Migraine headache is characterized by a throbbing headache that typically affects one side of the head and is often accompanied by nausea and disturbed vision. Migraines can last hours or days and can range from minor to so disabling […]

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  • How Cannabis And Kratom Aid Addiction Recovery

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    Quitting drugs is a lengthy and demanding journey. Very few can make it through the full transition without relapsing and falling back. While several patients fail due to their weak willpower, others fail to contain their urge due to medical-assisted therapies’ ineffectiveness. The most common drug withdrawal medications, including suboxone and methadone, are highly addictive […]

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  • CBD Oil for Energy: Does It Help?

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    People who have a very active lifestyle and love maintaining a great work-personal life balance may find themselves tired at the end of the day as they meet the rigorous work requirements at the office and the demands by their family on their time. At the work front, right from commuting to the office, meeting […]

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  • The Ultimate Guide To CBD Hemp Flower

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    Not all CBD lovers enjoy using cannabis flower to get their daily dose of CBD. These flowers are often too potent and can lead to feelings of paranoia and anxiety. Also known as CBD buds, hemp buds, and CBD flowers, this raw version of CBD products has high concentrations of flavonoids, cannabidiol, and terpenes. This […]

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  • Don’t Fall For Cannabis Misinformation

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    That facebook post, instagram meme, or youtube video on CBD might not be as accurate as you think it is. Cannabis misinformation is rampant. Cannabis is a fixture on your television, making the evening news daily and recent reality docuseries include High Profits on CNN, Pot Barons of Colorado on MSNBC, and Medicine Man on […]

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  • Why You Should Consider Terpenes When Choosing the Right Cannabis Strain

    A discussion about choosing cannabis strains never feels complete unless we talk about terpene benefits. Like the cannabinoids that play a crucial role in determining the characteristics of different strains, terpenes also have a notable contribution to these properties. Since the legalization of cannabis across many states, the plant is becoming the focus of several […]

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  • The Truth About CBD Oil for Dogs

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    CBD oil has become all the rage in the last decade and with good reason too. There are so many upsides to using CBD. On top of that, humans use it as medicine for many conditions. Being that CBD oils come from organic sources, it’s only natural to wonder if dogs and other pets can […]

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  • CBD 101 With The Mighty

    Dr. Michele Ross Answers All Your Questions About CBD Oil

    I joined The Mighty, one of the largest communities of patients with chronic illness, for a video chat with members on everything CBD for National CBD Day. I covered misconceptions around CBD, where you can buy it, how the medical community uses CBD, and more! Check out my column Chronically Cannabis on The Mighty for […]

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  • Does CBD Oil Lower Cholesterol?

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    Although controversial, CBD oil for pain management is all the rage these days. However, there’s more to it than being a miracle in treating chronic aches and pains. More and more people are starting to swear by and even preach the benefits of using CBD oil for overall health and wellness. People who are taking […]

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  • Cannabis 101: What is the Endocannabinoid System?

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    The purpose of your endocannabinoid system is to maintain balance, called homeostasis. The endocannabinoid system modulates almost every physiological process of your mind and body including memory, pain, appetite, mood, and reproduction. All these processes are highly influenced by your environment, but the cannabinoid system is there to fine tune cells, put on the brakes […]

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