Category Archives: anxiety

Enhancing Athletic Performance With Cannabis

It can reduce anxiety, promote healing, and relax the body and mind. Here are some other ways athletes use cannabis to enhance performance. Anna Symonds, Education and Partnership Manager for East Fork Cultivars, has been a rugby player for 18 years and attributes a lot of her longevity as a professional athlete to cannabis. While […]

Cannabis Consumption Surges During Pandemic As Sleep Issues And Anxieties Mount, Says New Poll

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been a nearly double-digit increase in cannabis consumption among users as well as a “massive, lasting uptick” in those turning to cannabis delivery services to deal with sleep issues and rising anxieties. These are two key findings according to a new poll conducted by California-based Ganja […]

Months After His Death, Pete Frates’ Legacy Lives on in Family’s Push for ALS Patients to Try Medical Cannabis

“It almost seemed like we had this magic potion that other people couldn’t get to,” said Pete’s wife, Julie. By the time Pete Frates tried medical marijuana, he and his family felt like they had run out of options for treating his anxiety. The Boston College graduate, who had been diagnosed with ALS years earlier, […]

Elephant at Warsaw Zoo to Test Cannabis-Extract Oil

This year has been a difficult time for Fredzia, a young female African elephant at Warsaw Zoo in the Polish capital. The zoo’s four elephants became three in March, following the death of Erna, the largest female and elder of the herd. Erna’s death left Fredzia in mourning, putting her under stress. Zoo keepers noticed […]