Cannabis

Our articles review the latest clinical research and cannabis products so you can improve your health and naturally relieve pain, boost mood, and improve sleep. Each of our posts is evidence-based and written or reviewed by Dr. Michele Ross herself.

Our top cannabis articles:

  1. My Journey from Neuroscientist to Cannabis Patient
  2. Which Cannabis Strains are Best for Pain?
  3. Top 5 Myths About Cannabis Health Coaches

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    Cannabis 101: What Are Phytocannabinoids?

    There are three classes of cannabinoids: endocannabinoids, phytocannabinoids, and synthetic cannabinoids. Endocannabinoids are marijuana-like compounds produced by our bodies that activate the endocannabinoid system, the largest neurotransmitter system in the body. Where do phytocannabinoids come from? Your body’s cannabinoid receptors and endocannabinoid levels are also responsive to exogenous cannabinoids, or cannabinoids made outside the body. […]

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    Happy Halloweed!

    Happy Halloweed! That’s Happy Halloween for cannabis lovers. It’s all treats and no tricks at drmicheleross.com. Here’s a couple of limited time Halloween coupons that expire on November 1st, 2020. Save on Dr. Michele Ross’s Cannabis Courses & Consultations: Cannabis Consultation with Dr. Ross – save $50 off (now $100) Cannabis and Motherhood Certification Course […]

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    Can CBD Help Kidney Disease?

    Chronic kidney disease affects millions of people worldwide. In the US alone, 15 percent of adults are estimated to have this disorder. Even worse, 9 in 10 adults with chronic kidney disease do not know they have it, thus taking far too long to address a severe health issue. A person can live with one […]

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    5 Benefits of Cannabis For Depression

    According to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), about 17.3 million adult US citizens experience at least one major episode of depression each year. This number is most prevalent among adult females and youths aged between 18-25. Depression is a health concern that affects an individual directly while also impacting the subject’s close relations […]

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  • Understanding CBD Oil Vape Pens and Cartridges

    CBD is cannabidiol in the hemp plant as one of the hundreds of substances, including THC. CBD is more popular because of its medicinal benefits to both humans and animals. CBD oil is extracted from the cannabis plant and then melted with a carrier oil such as hemp seed oil or coconut oil. CBD can […]

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  • Understanding Your Cannabis Smoking Tools

    Whether you are new to cannabis smoking or you have been doing it for years, it is essential to understand your smoking tools and how to best use them. There is nothing worse than finding out that you have been smoking incorrectly regardless of how long you have been smoking for, so make sure you […]

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    How Cannabis Helps Migraine Headache

    A common question I get asked by patients is if cannabis helps relieve migraine headache symptoms. Migraine headache is characterized by a throbbing headache that typically affects one side of the head and is often accompanied by nausea and disturbed vision. Migraines can last hours or days and can range from minor to so disabling […]

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  • How Cannabis And Kratom Aid Addiction Recovery

    Quitting drugs is a lengthy and demanding journey. Very few can make it through the full transition without relapsing and falling back. While several patients fail due to their weak willpower, others fail to contain their urge due to medical-assisted therapies’ ineffectiveness. The most common drug withdrawal medications, including suboxone and methadone, are highly addictive […]

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    CBD Oil for Energy: Does It Help?

    People who have a very active lifestyle and love maintaining a great work-personal life balance may find themselves tired at the end of the day as they meet the rigorous work requirements at the office and the demands by their family on their time. At the work front, right from commuting to the office, meeting […]

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    The Ultimate Guide To CBD Hemp Flower

    Not all CBD lovers enjoy using cannabis flower to get their daily dose of CBD. These flowers are often too potent and can lead to feelings of paranoia and anxiety. Also known as CBD buds, hemp buds, and CBD flowers, this raw version of CBD products has high concentrations of flavonoids, cannabidiol, and terpenes. This […]

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