CBD Changes Colours

Why has my CBD changed colours?

Why has my CBD changed colours? When you purchase a tincture there typically isn’t an expiry date written on it so you may be wondering if it expires, especially if it changes colours (typically it will turn pink). It’s important to note…
cannabis topicals

Cannabis Topicals and How to Use Them

Cannabis Topicals - Are they effective? Over the last number of years, cannabis topicals have become more and more popular. Miss Envy’s Buddha line of cannabis topicals have won the Cannabis cup in Canada multiple years in a row. Typically,…
cannabis for nausea and appetite stimulation

Cannabis for Nausea and Appetite Stimulation

Cannabis for Nausea and Appetite Stimulation   Cannabis has been used for a number of years to manage nausea. Many of the clinical studies around cannabis and nausea have focused on its use for patients undergoing chemotherapy treatment.…
Cannabis for Seizure Aftercare

Cannabis for Seizure Aftercare

Cannabis for Seizure Aftercare According to the Canadian Epilepsy Alliance, it’s expected that approximately 260,000 Canadians have epilepsy (7.46 per every 1,000 people). Cannabis has shown to be an effective way to reduce epileptic…
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

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…
Cannabis for Anxiety

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
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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
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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.
Alcohol sobriety and cannabis
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Alcohol Sobriety and Cannabis

Alcohol Sobriety and Cannabis with Sober Saturdayz Talking about alcohol sobriety and cannabis can be challenging, particularly living in a western culture where drinking is a significant part of our social culture. There is a lot of outside…
CBD for weightloss

Using CBD for Weightloss

Using CBD for Weightloss - Does it work?  When you think about cannabis the first thing on your mind is likely not weightloss. Cannabis is wrongfully stereotyped as resulting in you settling into the couch with the munchies. Although this…
CBD for stimulating pets appetite
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CBD for Stimulating Pets Appetite

Guide to CBD for Pets Stimulating Appetite and Nausea  Our pets are unable to communicate with us when something is wrong. So, it’s up to us to pay attention to changes in their behaviour that may signal something is wrong. Nausea that…
Treating Osteoporosis with Cannabis

Treating Osteoporosis with Cannabis

A Guide to Treating Osteoporosis with Cannabis Osteoporosis is a bone disease that occurs when the body loses too much bone, makes too little, or both. Osteoporosis means “porous bone.”As a result, bones become weak and may break from…