Friday, May 11, 2018 By: Andrea Kovarcsik
Medical marijuana isn't a standard treatment for depression, but some doctors and moms think it should be.
Friday, April 13, 2018 By: Andrea Kovarcsik
Fluconazole is a common drug used to treat a common condition. But this yeast infection treatment can interact with cannabis in unexpected ways.
Friday, March 23, 2018 By: Amanda Scriver
As a toddler, Liam McKnight endured 50-70 seizures a day. Now, he's thriving, and his mom says it's all thanks to prescription cannabis.
Wednesday, March 7, 2018 By: Devon Scoble
Pain specialist Dr. Biljana Kostovic prescribes cannabis to treat a variety of chronic conditions. But she also notes unique challenges in prescribing the plant to women.
Monday, January 8, 2018 By: Hempster Staff
Chronic pain can be an incredibly debilitating condition. Many who endure chronic pain on a daily basis find that it can have a detrimental effect on multiple facets of life, including mood and general well-being. The majority of you reading this who suffer from this type of condition have likely tried everything and anything to help. Can cannabis be the answer?
Thursday, January 4, 2018 By: Hempster Staff
Scientists believe that cannabis may show potential as an alternative to prescription medication for sufferers of arthritis, and more specifically both Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis, the two most common forms. This is certainly welcome news to the many who struggle with the unpleasant side effects associated with these conditions.
Monday, January 1, 2018 By: Courtney Greenberg
We all experience aches and pains, but are painkillers a sustainable daily solution? Read on to see if cannabis can be a natural substitute, and how that may impact you.
Sunday, December 31, 2017 By: Anne-Marie Fischer Moodie
As society sees the crushing devastation caused by prescription opiates come to a head, with almost 2,500 Canadians dying in 2016 as a result of an opioid overdose, the cannabis community is standing up to discuss the role of cannabis in the opioid crisis.
Saturday, December 30, 2017 By: Ashley Saunders
An increasing number of women are finding that cannabis is a perfect compliment to their daily wellness. Why is is the women and weed go so well together?
Saturday, December 30, 2017 By: Courtney Greenberg
Men have traditionally been the largest group of cannabis consumers, but recent trends are showing that women are starting to catch up. We know that cannabis can have a different effect on each individual, but some studies show there are also differences biologically and behaviorally between genders.