Dear Medical Cannabis Community, I love you guys. You’re just frigging great. I owe a debt of gratitude to the medical cannabis community for giving me a voice and platform that, ultimately, has led to my success. So in the spirit of paying it forward, I’d like to share some of the knowledge I’ve gained […]
Dr Daniel Whitelocke’s researched articles about the science behind medical marijuana, medical cannabis therapy, medical marijuana use, and its effects on the body. Dr. Daniel doesn’t just certify patients for Arkansas marijuana cards, he also empowers them to achieve their own wellness, by providing the highest quality scientific information, in a platform anyone can understand and use.
Terpenes and Cannabis Some of our patients at AR MMJ Cards have asked about the difference between terpenes and cannabinoids. We wanted to walk through the definition of terpenes, why they are important, how they interact with the brain and olfactory system, and a review of selected terpenes/strains. A close appreciation of the powerful value […]
Alzheimer’s and marijuana? According to the Mayo Clinic, “Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive disorder that causes brain cells to waste away (degenerate) and die. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common cause of dementia — a continuous decline in thinking, behavioral and social skills that disrupts a person’s ability to function independently.” Alzheimer’s Disease not only […]
Marijuana for Arthritis? Arthritis is the leading cause of disability in the United States, affecting over 27 million adults nationwide. The economic, personal, and societal impact is staggering, with the CDC reporting yearly arthritis-attributable medical care costs and earning losses at $303.5 billion. How does arthritis occur and what are the symptoms? Arthritis involves a […]
With the explosion of cannabis products into the mainstream, this topic couldn’t be hotter. Although cannabis has hundreds of identified cannabinoids compounds, Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol (CBD) are present in the highest concentrations and account for the bulk of beneficial physiologic properties that can be attributed to cannabis plants. These two compounds have important differences […]