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Why The Rainbow?

Introduction: Why “Rainbow”? Many have asked about our name, e.g. are you gay? Or hippie? Woo woo? The answer is none of the above. Rainbows symbolize the relief we feel when we see such a beautiful signal of the end … Continue reading

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A Smooth Landing

A Smooth Landing vs. “Crash and Burn”: The Exit Strategy for Chronic Pain Patients An ASAM presentation by Herbert Malinoff, MD Pain & Addiction: Common Threads XI             April 16, 2010 Reviewed by Franklin Perry, M.D., Ph.D. · Dr. Malinoff, the Medical … Continue reading

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THE ENDOCANNABINOID SYSTEM

· There are many cannabis species and >460 known chemical constituents. ∆9 THC is the principal psychoactive component. · Therapeutic properties of cannabis were described as early as 200 A.D. in Chinese medicine writings. · Cannabinol was discovered and synthesized in 1940. · THC … Continue reading

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