medical marijuana

Our articles review the latest clinical research and clinical research on weed & medical marijuana products like cannabis flower, vape pens, edibles, tinctures, and lotions. Each of our posts is evidence-based and written or reviewed by Dr. Michele Ross herself.

Our top medical marijuana articles:

  • Why All Cannabis Is Medical Marijuana

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    But I’m not dying… The distinction between medical marijuana and recreational marijuana has made Americans believe there are only two uses for cannabis: getting high or treating a terminal illness like cancer. In states that have legalized medical marijuana, there are huge differences in what medical conditions qualify a patient to obtain a medical card […]

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  • Why What You Smoke Out Of Can Impact Your High

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    How does the device you use to smoke marijuana affect your buzz? Given that cannabis users are resourceful, inquisitive folks, it should not be surprising that a lot of people have pondered this question. The answer: no one is exactly sure. There has apparently been only one scientific study on the subject. Though the results […]

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  • Top 10 Cannabis Accessories for New Users

    New to smoking? Cannabis is more popular than ever, so it’s not surprising that the community is being blessed with so many new faces. Whether you’re a medical patient or a recreational smoker, making sense of the many cannabis accessories out there can be quite an undertaking. Don’t be intimidated! Getting familiar with marijuana culture […]

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  • 5 Awesome Vegan Cannabis Edibles To Make At Home

    Edibles are a fun way of ingesting cannabis. Whether due to health concerns like trying to the impact of smoking cannabis on the lungs during the coronavirus pandemic, or simply boredom, more and more people are experimenting with baking cannabis-infused recipes beyond the standard pot brownies.  Cannabis cooking is the latest rage with all sorts […]

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  • Top 5 Myths About Cannabis Health Coaches

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    What is a cannabis coach or a cannabis health coach? And why do you even need one? Today we’re exploring what cannabis health coaching is and isn’t to better help you understand if you need one, and how to find the right one. Myth One: All cannabis consultations should be performed by a medical doctor […]

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  • How Often Should I Take Cannabis for Pain?

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    In Chronically Cannabis, Dr. Michele Ross, a neuroscientist and cannabis expert, answers The Mighty community’s questions about treating chronic pain with cannabis. This is post #6 of 7 in the series. The Mighty Community asked: “Is it better to use cannabis on a schedule, like with prescriptions, or to take as needed?” Right now CBD is only […]

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  • A Neuroscientist With Fibromyalgia

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    It’s been 5 years since I was diagnosed with fibromyalgia and 12 years since I got my PhD in Neuroscience in a Department of Molecular Psychiatry. To be honest, I’ve never met another neuroscientist who has fibromyalgia. And maybe that’s why my approach to treating fibromyalgia is so different than most clinicians. When it came […]

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  • What Are the Benefits of Using THC With CBD?

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    In Chronically Cannabis, Dr. Michele Ross, a neuroscientist and cannabis expert, answers The Mighty community’s questions about treating chronic pain with cannabis. This is post #1 of 7 in the series. The Mighty Community asked: “What are the benefits of using THC in conjunction with CBD, as opposed to just using CBD alone?” The number one benefit […]

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  • Can You Become Desensitized to Cannabis?

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    In Chronically Cannabis, Dr. Michele Ross, a neuroscientist and cannabis expert, answers The Mighty community’s questions about treating chronic pain with cannabis. This is post #6 of 7 in the series. The Mighty Community asked: “Is it possible to become desensitized to CBD products and, if so, does increasing the dosage carry any risks?” It is really […]

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