cannabis for older adults

A Guide to Cannabis for Older Adults

Cannabis for Older Adults The legalization of cannabis has given more older adults the motivation to start using medical cannabis. Both to manage symptoms associated with ageing as well as other ailments such as chronic pain, insomnia, Alzheimer’s…

Cannabis for Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviours

Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviours Have you heard of body-focused repetitive behaviours? They’re more common than you think (approximately 1 in 20 people). That being said, sometimes they’re dismissed as ‘bad habits’ or hidden as…
Cannabis and Depression

Cannabis and Depression: Treating Depression with CBD

A Guide to Cannabis and CBD for Treating Depression Mood disorders are among the most common mental illnesses in Canada. According to Statistics Canada, 5.4% of the Canadian population aged 15 years and over reported symptoms that met the…
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Cannabis and CBD for Anxiety

A Guide to Cannabis and CBD for Anxiety. Learn the research and use of cannabis and CBD for Anxiety. What is Anxiety? Anxiousness and worry are a normal aspect of every person’s life. The severity of the anxiety or worry thoughts varies between individuals, and so does our ability to manage day-to-day anxieties. Anxiety is considered a disorder when it becomes excessive and difficult to control and persists for an extended period of time.
Cannabis Break

Signs You May Need A Cannabis Tolerance Break

Signs You May Need A Cannabis Break If you’re wondering whether or not you may benefit from a cannabis break, even a small one, here are some signs a taking break might be a good idea. Learn more about what developing a tolerance looks…
Cannabis tolerance break

Cannabis Tolerance Breaks - Does it help?

Cannabis Tolerance Break - Does it help? Those who regularly consume cannabis can develop a tolerance to its effects. Drug tolerance is where there is a reduced reaction to the same dose after repeated use. This may mean that the medication…
CBD and driving

CBD and Driving - Is it safe to drive after taking CBD?

CBD and Driving Since the legalization of cannabis in Canada in 2018, there has been some discussion around the topic of cannabis use and driving. THC, the cannabinoid responsible for the psychoactive high, does impair driving as it can impair…
Setting intentions with Cannabis

Setting Intentions with Cannabis & Mindful Cannabis Use

Setting Intentions with Cannabis We often talk about the importance of setting intentions when it comes to psychedelics. But it seems to be a less common topic discussed with cannabis. When it comes to cannabis, many people get into a routine…
cannabis and borderline personality disorder

Cannabis and Borderline Personality Disorder

There is a complicated relationship between borderline personality disorder and cannabis. But Grey explains how they use cannabis effectively to manage their symptoms.
Cannabis for fibromyalgia

Cannabis for Fibromyalgia

Cannabis for Fibromyalgia Fibromyalgia is a complex, chronic pain disorder that can be debilitating for those who experience it. So much so that basic necessities - such as making breakfast - can feel impossible. Fibromyalgia affects approximately…
Cannabis for Stress Management

Cannabis for Stress Management

Cannabis for Stress Management We have previously discussed the use of cannabis for managing symptoms of anxiety. But how does stress differ from anxiety? And can cannabis be used for stress management as well?  What is Stress? According…
Cannabis to Reduce Fentanyl Use

Cannabis to Reduce Fentanyl Use

A new study suggests that cannabis could contribute to a reduction in fentanyl use and in turn decrease overdose deaths.