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Medical cannabis studies ramp up, offering hope to some opioid users

A growing number of studies are showing that cannabis is helping opioid users reduce their usage or stop completely. This article from the Portland Press Herald includes information from a study by Dr. Sulak in 2016 that showed 85% of 525 of his ...

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Top 5 reasons why CBD isn’t working for you

Have you been using CBD to feel better but you feel like you’re not seeing the results that you’re looking for?  When you learn how to best use CBD, the...

Published data on cannabis treatment to reduce opioid usage

The objective of this study was to determine how the use of medical cannabis affects prescribed opioid usage in chronic pain patients. Healer conducted an online convenience sample survey of...

Healer How To Get Great Results With Medical Cannabis

Learn how you can get great results with medical cannabis. Prevent and relieve symptoms Learn about Healer cannabis   Dr. Sulak address the questions frequently asked by patients and health...

CBD and CBDA Webinar

Dr. Sulak answers the questions frequently asked about CBD and CBDA by patients and health providers, and presents research. Get 20% off at HealerCBD.com with coupon code Webinar. Topics Covered:...

Webinar with Dr. Sulak and Patricia Frye, M.D.

Dr. Sulak is joined by special guest Patricia Frye, M.D. This is a recording of the June 24, 2020 Healer Certified monthly webinar.

Webinar with Dr. Sulak and Bonni S. Goldstein, M.D.

Dr. Sulak is joined by special guest Bonni S. Goldstein, M.D. This is a recording of the May 27, 2020 Healer Certified monthly webinar.

The Health Effects of Cannabis: The Nervous System

Cannabinoids have been shown to reduce the intensity of pain, including inflammatory pain, neuropathic pain, and cancer pain. Cannabinoids reduce spasticity and the pain associated with muscle spasm.  Beyond decreasing...

Does CBD Help or Hinder Sleep?

Does CBD help or hinder sleep? Because everyone responds to CBD differently, the results are unique to each person. Using CBD strains with significant amounts of the terpene myrcene are...

Patients Turn to Cannabis as an ‘Exit Drug’ From Chronic Opioid Use and Addiction

Marijuana has long been criticized as a “gateway drug” that leads to the use of more hazardous and addictive narcotics. However, a rising amount of scientific data implies that the...

The Health Effects of Cannabis: The Digestive System

Cannabis has broad effects in the digestive system, including increasing appetite, reducing nausea and vomiting, inhibiting acid secretion, relaxing smooth muscle, decreasing pain, decreasing inflammation, and decreasing motility, thereby relieving...

The Health Effects of Cannabis: The Reproductive System

Most human male and female reproductive tissues, such as uterus and testis, manufacture and degrade endocannabinoids to control hormones, fertility, implantation and development of the embryo, and inflammation.  The plant...

The Paradoxical Power of Medicinal Microdosing

The risk-benefit ratio of cannabis use is influenced by a variety of factors, including genetics and environment. Even with microdosing, there is no one-size-fits-all prescription. However, according to a growing...

How a Lack of Dispensary Attendant Training Puts Patients at Risk

The dearth of well-trained dispensary attendants can make using medicinal cannabis more complicated and frustrate patients. This article, How a Lack of Dispensary Attendant Training Puts Patients at Risk, on...

How to Get the Health Benefits of Cannabis Without Getting High

Many people who may benefit from cannabis are hesitant to use it because they are worried about “getting high.” The good news is that just a little bit of THC...

The Health Effects of Cannabis: Soft Tissue and Joints

Cannabinoids can modulate bone remodeling, often promoting bone growth and inhibiting bone resorption, and some are currently being studied for prevention and treatment of osteoporosis.  Our bodies increase the number...

The Health Effects of Cannabis: The Immune System

The immune system is partially controlled by our body’s own cannabinoids, and using cannabis can certainly affect immune function in complex ways, often suppressing certain aspects of the immune system...

The Health Effects of Cannabis: Cardiovascular System Research

Cannabis exerts bidirectional effects on the cardiovascular system – it can increase or decrease both heart rate and blood pressure.  Typical doses of cannabis slightly decrease blood pressure and increase...

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