Fussing About Cannabis

I am in a personal funk about the lack of knowledge there is regarding “Cannabis”—not only in the general population but in the medical profession. The active constituents in the Cannabis family are primarily stuff called Cannabinoids (CBD). Did you know, there has been a US Government patent on the use of cannabinoids? Since October 7, 2003, the US government issued Patent No. 6,630,507. Look it up. It’s for real. The patent discusses the use of cannabinoids as a high end anti-inflammatory, antioxidant and neuroprotectant.  Continue reading “Fussing About Cannabis”

One Way to Become a Holistic Nurse Practitioner

Once upon a time, about five years ago, I was interested in expanding my role as an Adult Nurse Practitioner at my place of employment at the local Veterans Administration hospital. I work in an outpatient primary care clinic. I wanted to be able to treat my patients more openly with natural/holistic methods. I had always been vocal about holistic healing practices, but I really wanted to come out more in the open with them. Continue reading “One Way to Become a Holistic Nurse Practitioner”