CBD as treatment for insomnia and PTSD
Sleep is essential for all of us to maintain our everyday lives, yet many adults suffer from some sort of sleeping disorder and don’t get as much rest as they should. According to the American Sleep Association , 50 to 70 million U.S. adults suffer from one form of a sleeping disorder or another.Read More
Bioavailability of CBD and why do it sublingually?
If you are new to CBD or have been doing it a while, one of the first questions that are asked is how do we get the most out of our CBD? If you have never used CBD before, you may have a bunch of questions. We, here at the Medicine Box, are here to help you answer your questions.Read More
CBD and Coffee? Yes or No?
This seems to be a very touchy subject. While doing the research, there are so many articles to be read. Coffee is an “upper”. It helps to get you going in the morning and may even lift your mood. CBD has been known to help you get going in the morning by helping with the inflammation you may have in your body.Read More
Medicine Box Monday: Tincture Dosage Updates
In the constantly evolving cannabis world, we must be flexible and remain open to market feedback. Our tinctures have been on the market for 14 months and we’re happy to say that the patients who use them consistently have an excellent experience. Our Equanimity and Happy Belly have been deemed “market favorites” out of our five blends.Read More
Self-Care with Cannabis
September is self-care awareness month. Self-care means taking the time for self-awareness, checking in with yourself, and assessing your needs. An act of self-care can be anything from a daily walk with your dog to cooking yourself a nourishing meal to dancing around your room alone.Read More
What’s the Deal with Juicing Cannabis?
We’ve all heard of the juicing trend that has been building momentum for years. At this point, it’s 2017 and juicing fruits and veggies is pretty much mainstream. But carrot-beet-ginger-cannabis juice? What’s up with that? Does it taste good? Is it good for you?Read More
What I Learned From 30 Days of Edibles
I’ve been using cannabis for over a year now and it’s been wonderful for my insomnia. I usually take a truffle before bed a few times a week, but only when I suspect I’m going to have a hard time falling asleep. It turns out that I am awful at predicting when I’ll need help falling asleep, so I ate an edible every night for a month.Read More
Medicine Box Monday: Medicine for Any Time of Day
At Medicine Box, we put a lot of thought and intention behind the creation of our products. We hold ourselves to high standards when we grow and extract our cannabis, giving us a safe, high-quality product. We then pair that beautiful extract with wholesome, organic ingredients.Read More
Cannabis and Yoga: Unlocking the Mind and Body
Using cannabis when practicing yoga dates back to ancient India. Thousands of years ago, it was regularly used by yogis, only to be stigmatized and forgotten. The Sutra quoted above suggests that the two can be used together to open up the mind and to help bridge the gap from unconsciousness to divine consciousness.Read More
Medicine Box Monday: Tahoe Lifestyle Edition
Our weekly Monday tradition continues! Today we bring you behind the scenes of the Tahoe lifestyle, and the great influence it has on our brand. Hold on tight as we take you on the adventurous ride through the mountain peaks to the depths of the deep blue, and all the places in between!Read More
Cooking with Cannabis
So how do you cook with cannabis? One of the first things I learned as a pastry chef is that someone actually has to eat what I make. That means it should taste good, look good, and smell good. There are plenty of recipes out there, so I’m going to focus on the theory of cooking with cannabis instead.Read More
THC vs CBD: The Key Differences
THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol, is the most commonly found compound in the cannabis plant. CBD, or cannabidiol, is the second most commonly found compound in the cannabis plant. Both belong to the family of cannabinoids, unique compounds found in the cannabis plant.Read More