Cannabis’ Entourage Effect: Why Whole Plant Medicine Matters

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Take a close look at your cannabis buds. They’re covered in a sticky dusting of crystal resin, which contains hundreds of therapeutic compounds known as cannabinoids and terpenoids. We assume you’re well acquainted with THC and CBD, but these are just two among many important players working together to produce specific effects. This interactive synergy between marijuana compounds has been coined the “entourage effect,” and once you know what this is, you’ll see why medicines containing only THC or CBD aren’t sufficient for many medical conditions.

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New Mexico medical marijuana panel rejects petition to add ADHD as qualifying condition

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SANTA FE, New Mexico — New Mexico’s medical marijuana advisory committee has rejected a petition that called for adding attention deficit hyperactivity disorder as a new qualifying condition to participate in the state’s program.

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Board considers medical marijuana for ADHD patients

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. —The New Mexico medical cannabis advisory board will meet Friday in Santa Fe to consider adding ADHD to list of aliments approved for medical marijuana use.

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Liver Cancer and Cannabis: Study Finds Cannabinoids Have Anti-Tumoral Effect on HCC

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A new report published on PubMed.gov demonstrates that cannabinoids from the marijuana plant could provide a new choice of treatment for those suffering from one of today’s deadlier forms of liver cancer.

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New Mexico sees increase in medical marijuana patients

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SANTA FE — New Mexico Health Secretary Retta Ward says New Mexico has seen a significant jump in the number of patients participating in the state’s medical marijuana program over the past year.

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