What happens in your brain when you ingest cannabis? Neuroscientist, CEO of Infused Health and author of Vitamin Weed Michele Ross explains how the receptors in our endocannabinoid system regulate functions including sleep, appetite, mood and pain. We also discuss: -- whether it makes sense to take a little bit of cannabis as a preventative against cancer, Alzheimer's and other conditions -- how to microdose -- the role of anandamide -- how to get started with medicinal cannabis
Sexism, racism and most other -isms involve prejudices against 'others.' In ageism, we actually discriminate against ourselves, and assign less value to our own lives. And it's not right, says Ashton Applewhite. The author of This Chair Rocks: A Manifesto Against Ageism discusses the insidious nature of ageism in the Baby Boomer generation, and what we can do to combat it.
Hawaii is famous for a number of things, including amazing cannabis. Our guest Steve Sakula, CEO of Mana Artisan Botanics has deep roots in the business of cannabis; he helped Jack Herer on the first initiative to place cannabis on the ballot in California. Today Steve produces high-quality CBD oil products in small batches at his farm on the Big Island.
Lifelong Republican Ann Lee had to rethink her stance on cannabis when her son suffered a debilitating accident, and then told her that marijuana was good medicine. Since then she has changed not just her mind, but the attitudes of many others, as founder of Republicans Against Marijuana Prohibition (RAMP).
Philip Blair M.D. is a former Army Colonel and a strong advocate for cannabidiol (CBD) as a viable medicine for a variety of conditions, including PTSD, epilepsy, cancer, inflammation, chronic pain and others.
Veterans deserve the best health care we can give them -- including access to safe and effective medicines like cannabis. Eric Goepel, CEO of the Veterans Cannabis Coalition talks about the progress that's been made on this front, and the many challenges that remain.
Vaping CBD allows you to bypass your digestive system and absorb your medicine instantly. But there are many different types of vape oils and carrier liquids, how you can be sure you're vaping quality CBD? We talked with Jason Hand, CEO of Vape Bright, to get some answers.