Health

Our articles cover the latest research and natural treatments in order to improve general wellness or prevent and soothe existing health conditions. Each of our posts is evidence-based and written or reviewed by Dr. Michele Ross herself.

Our top health articles:

  1. 31 Healing Mantras For Patients With Chronic Illness
  2. Blood Clot Survivor – My Journey Back To Health
  3. 7 Major Uses of Cannabis in Medicine Today

  • 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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  • What is Endocannabinoid Deficiency?

    Clinical Endocannabinoid Deficiency (CECD) was coined by Dr. Ethan Russo in 2004 to characterize symptoms found when there is not enough endocannabinoid system signaling. Most of the disease states related to CECD are marked by chronic pain, dysfunctional immune systems, fatigue, and mood imbalances. This is not surprising as the endocannabinoid system (ECS) regulates most […]

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  • New Weight Loss Drugs Target the Endocannabinoid System

    The endocannabinoid system is involved in many pathways in the body, including regulation of appetite and fat burning. Anyone who has experienced “the munchies” can attest to the fact that many cannabis strains and edibles with THC can increase hunger. Hunger is increased by activating the endocannabinoid system, and thus scientists though blocking the endocannabinoid […]

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  • 7 Herbs That Soothe Sore Throat

    Natural treatments for sore throat tend to be holistic in approach and effective in the long run. Most of the alternative medicine systems make use of the herbs available for improving health ailments. Sore throat is a common symptom of one of the most daunting diseases in history, the novel coronavirus, also known as COVID-19. […]

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  • 6 Morning Routines To Improve Your Day

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    Do you ever feel like your morning is a complete waste? You wake up too late or rush through work tasks, and it’s lunch before you know it! It’s time to take control and improve your morning with a few simple additions to your morning routine. Explore these tips to revitalize the morning hours of […]

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  • 5 Benefits of CBD Skincare Products

    Over the past couple of years, CBD skincare has gained a significant amount of ground. Data accrued from clinical and scientific research have pointed out the several benefits of this natural substance on one’s health. CBD’s excellent anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial, and antioxidant properties have made it a promising solution to many health ailments. But one area […]

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  • Vitamin D Deficiency – How The Government Lied To You

    What if your government lied to you about your health?  What if there was a cheap blood test covered by health insurance that could diagnose the real root of your health problems? What if there was a cheap vitamin you could buy at your pharmacy to replace your expensive prescription medications with their toxic side […]

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