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Your Brain on Weed: The Effect of Cannabis on Mitochondria

by in Medical Marijuana, Written by Dr. Daniel March 12, 2022

You might want to break out some sticky Sativa and start grinding because I’ve got some pretty groundbreaking stuff coming your way. This series of articles will talk about how cannabis can have a paradoxical effect on our brains by protecting certain areas and slowing the aging process. Cannabinoid agonists, or chemicals that bind to cannabinoid receptors, were once thought to […]

Dr Daniel’s Guide to Balanced Cannabis Dosing

by in Medical Marijuana, Written by Dr. Daniel September 8, 2020

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 as my clinical career in medicine has now morphed into a much more natural functional approach to whole-body optimization. Cannabis medicine is in its nascent stages in Western Medicine so establishing guidelines regarding whole-plant cannabis dosing and administration is also in its infancy.

Terpenes and Cannabis: What Medical Marijuana Patients Should Know

by in Medical Marijuana, Written by Dr. Daniel June 8, 2020

Some of our patients at OZARK 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 of terpenes is essential to even the casual cannabis connoisseur to unlock the most from your medication. We will delve into how cannabinoids act as a sensory catalyst in the central nervous system by starting a cascade of actions that amplify terpenes action even further. One can quickly glean how terpene genetics can have an enormous impact on the potential that medical cannabis has to offer.

Marijuana Alzheimer’s Disease Treatments

by in Written by Dr. Daniel May 15, 2020

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 impacts the patient, but also those around.

CBD vs THC, Which is Right for Me?

by in Written by Dr. Daniel January 1, 2020

With the explosion of cannabis products into the mainstream, this topic couldn’t be hotter. Although cannabis has hundreds of identified cannabinoid compounds, Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol (CBD) are present in the highest concentrations. They account for the bulk of beneficial physiologic properties attributed to cannabis plants. These two compounds have significant differences for users, so […]