Mental Health Week is here, and CMHA #mentalhealthweek2019 is May 6th -12th. This year the focus is on reducing the stigma of #mental illness and promoting good mental health for all Canadians. Also the importance of feeling connected to community, finding healthy ways to cope with stress and enjoying life more! We’re getting ready to […]
According to the Brain and Behavior Research Foundation.… “Schizophrenia is a severe and debilitating brain and behavior disorder affecting how one thinks, feels and acts. People with schizophrenia can have trouble distinguishing reality from fantasy, expressing and managing normal emotions and making decisions. Thought processes may also be disorganized and the motivation to engage in […]
For this study, 24 people with social anxiety disorder received either 600 milligrams (mg) of CBD or a placebo an hour and a half before performing a simulated public speaking test. Additionally, 12 other people with social anxiety disorder performed the same test without receiving any CBD treatment. Results revealed that pre-treatment with CBD significantly […]
World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of raising awareness of mental health issues around the world and mobilizing efforts in support of mental health.
Medical cannabis has been proven to have certain valuable medical properties…. Just to name a few of them, there are: improvement in patients that suffer from nausea and vomiting and appetite loss in patients that undergo chemotherapy or suffer from AIDS, it also reduces intraocular pressure and analgesic (pain relieving) properties. Watch informational Video/Documentary with […]
More and more (anecdotal) evidence that medicinal Cannabis can be used to treat mental health issues…. The individuals in the following short video are treating their anxiety & depression and other health issues with medicinal cannabis successfully, as well as allowing them to get off of conventional meds and have a much better quality of […]
While we don’t yet know the long-term effects of treating anxiety and related disorders with medical marijuana, there are very real benefits of its use that have already been documented. Cannabis can be used on an “as needed” basis rather than the continuous daily dosage use required by pharmaceutical anti-anxiety medications. There are fewer side-effects […]