November 04, 2019
What is CBG?
CBG is the parent cannabinoid creating a ton of buzz these days. It's untapped healing potential make it one of the most appealing cannabinoids for cultivation and processing for medicinal use. Find out more!
October 30, 2019
A brief look at CBD
History: CBD, a component of cannabis, has been used for its medicinal effects for ages (more than 3,000 years!). While recent scientific advances have made the naming of this compound possible, it’s therapeutic properties have been palpable long before it’s claimed fame. It appears that this medicine was not appreciated...
October 28, 2019
Botanicals, Cannabinoids & Cancer
Botanicals, Cannabinoids & Cancer Cannabinoids Common uses in palliative care: pain, nausea relief (associated with chemo & radiation), appetite stimulation (7) Therapeutic potential: Anti-tumor effects seen in various cancer types- dependent upon cancer type and drug dose/concentration (vitro & vivo studies)(5,6,7) Roles of endocannabinoids: CB1 receptors are primarily in Central...
October 23, 2019
Myths & Misconceptions about CBD
An in depth dive to everything that may be a point of confusion as it relates to hemp and CBD derived products. From terminology and psychoactive misconceptions to dosing and the endo-cannabinoid system.
October 23, 2019
5 Tips for the Best Sleep
sleep We all know that sleep is essential for our health, but as a society we keep trending towards getting less and less. We have bright screens that keep us up and stressful routines, which just seem to be part of the grind. With eyes staring at screens, you may find...
October 16, 2019
Information for your Inflammation
Inflammation is at the crux of all chronic disease. Although a healthy level of inflammation functions as a beneficial signal in the body, excess inflammation wreaks havoc on your health.
October 14, 2019
Tea is Medicine
Tea began as medicine & grew into a beverage. - Okakura Kakuzo - (Japanese medical scholar) What is medicine? Let's start with a terminology pallet cleanser to clear the air. Medicine that is real, lasting, and beneficial for well being is not a quick fix, it’s not a band-aid, and it...
October 14, 2019
The Intelligence that Surrounds Us
‘Yawe’ in Potawatomi, means “to be”. This term is extended to all offsprings of creation. The limitation of the english language has persuaded us to greet our fellow living beings, such as the tree beings, animal beings, water beings, etc, as “it”. In a world where pronouns are being reconsidered,...
July 06, 2019
The Science and Art of Botanical Medicine
The in's and out's of combining science, botany, and intuitive healing while staying true to traditional herbalism practices. Dr. Caileen Vermilyea gives you a download of what it takes to rock herbal formulations and practices.
June 20, 2019
All About Cannabinoids
Cannabis sativa The new powerhouse of the herbal medicinal world. Its ancient lore and modern scientific accomplishments make it one, if not the most prominent resources used by mankind. Common Name: Hemp/Cannabis/Marijuana Scientific Name: Cannabis sativa Family: Cannabaceae Identified by groups of 5 to 9 leaves with serrated edges and an overall...
March 22, 2019
How best to utilize hemp
What are the different forms hemp come in? How do I use different products? How do I choose the right one for me?
March 18, 2019
Elevate your Internal Bliss Production
Bliss is typically defined as a perfect sense of happiness. What if I told you that you could eat your way there? In Sanskrit, the term used for bliss is ‘ananda’, the prefix for Anandamide. Anandamide is the first endo-cannabinoid found by science, which coined this bliss-full name...