1. We love this more philosophical look at growing. It really does teach you such valuable life skills, like patience, determination, attachment and detachment, accountability and critical problem solving skills.
“Not only do you develop hands-on cultivation skills, but you’ll also learn lessons that can be applied to just about anything. Crucial life skills like patience, forethought, restraint, and attention to detail all figure hugely into the cannabis cultivation process. As you develop confidence as a grower, you also may see the things you learn spill over into other areas of your life. “
2. New research shows that cannabis is being used as a beneficial substitute for antidepressants, benzodiazepines and opioids. The reason? “Less adverse side effects,” said 39% of patients. Others responded that cannabis was safer (27%) and more effective in treating symptoms (16%).
* Disclaimer: please note we are not doctors and whilst we share our opinions and information, we encourage you to speak to a doctor before changing up your meds.
3. We’re so happy that people are finally realizing the amazing medical benefits of marijuana. Now that the bans are finally being lifted, scientists have had the opportunity to research this incredible plant. How lovely to have a Harvard Medical review about the health benefits of cannabis. Many people know about the ability to treat cancer but there are so many other applications. From pain management, to Parkinson’s and MS treatment, Harvard struggled to name an illness that cannabis didn’t help. And the best part is there are no known side effects. Stick with us to guide you through this educational journey. #growwithus