Things to Consider as a Florida Cannabis Patient Amid Current Vaping Concerns

Things to Consider as a Florida Cannabis Patient Amid Current Vaping Concerns

There hasn’t been a single day in the last week where I didn’t have a patient stop me, call, message, text, or email with questions regarding the safety of cannabis vape oil. The news is on fire about vaping concerns after a rash of vaping related illnesses and a handful of confirmed deaths. My response to these questions - we just don’t know. That’s the real truth. But that also doesn’t mean we need to panic and throw away all our medicine.

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Easy DIY Cannabis Lube

Easy DIY Cannabis Lube

Endometriosis deeply impacts my sex life. Sex, and sometimes even just the thought of it, causes debilitating symptoms. Sick of the pain and uncomfortableness surrounding something that should be fulfilling and enjoyable, I made a batch of cannabis lube and asked my husband if he wanted to experiment. He didn’t object…and neither of us were quite expecting the results.

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Smokable Cannabis 101: A Deeper Look at Tools & Accessories

Smokable Cannabis 101: A Deeper Look at Tools & Accessories

Every cannabis enthusiast has their favorite tools and accessories. When my cannabis friends and I get together there is at least an hour of showing each other our newest find and gadgets. I mentioned in Methods, Tools, & Accessories that I’d delve a little deeper into accessories in another post and today is the day!

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POTS, Dysautonomia, and Medical Cannabis

POTS, Dysautonomia, and Medical Cannabis

Dysautonomia includes POTS, neurocardiogenic syncope, and other disorders affecting the autonomic nervous system. Symptoms can be completely debilitating restricting patients from many day to day activities. Cannabis can be a helpful tool for managing symptoms of dysautonomia and POTS, but there are some things to be aware of.

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Let's Get High: How the Psychoactive Experience of Cannabis Can Be Medicinal

Let's Get High: How the Psychoactive Experience of Cannabis Can Be Medicinal

Whether it be pain and symptoms or missing out on events, some days with chronic illness just plain sucks. As a community wee talk a lot about the medicinal benefits of cannabis, but we tend to focus on all the physical aspects. What we don’t talk about is how the euphoria - or high - can be a big part of the healing process. For me, it’s a regular part of my self-care routine, that I quite look forward to.

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What is Cannabis Coaching?

What is Cannabis Coaching?

Health & wellness coaching uses evidence-based practices and strategies to help people make health changes that stick. Cannabis coaches empower patients to build confidence and become active participants in their cannabis care so they can meet their health and wellness goals. They teach clients how to integrate cannabis as a tool for larger health and wellness, and not just as a bandaid to cover symptoms.

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Two Sides of Cannabis - A Patient Experience Guest Post

Two Sides of Cannabis - A Patient Experience Guest Post

Cannabis is an amazing medicine with potential healing properties that are still far beyond our understanding. While we do know it is a safe substance, every person and situation is unique. Over the course of the last 2 plus years I’ve been witness to some miraculous health improvements, but I’ve also seen some cannabis inspired set-backs . As a cannabis community we don’t always like to discuss these - it’s taken us a long time to get to level of acceptance we have now and no one wants to jeopardize that further. But in reality, it does us a much larger disservice, to ignore situations like our guest writer, Sally, shares in this post.

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