Homeostasis. What is it and why is it important?

Woman doing yoga in a peaceful setting. Achieving homeostasis

Homeostasis has become a “buzzword” within the cannabis community these days. It seems everyone is throwing the term around  and “touting” how cannabis products, particularly those featuring Cannabidiol (CBD), promote or enhance homeostasis. But what does that mean? And how does it work?  Homeostasis: The Definition In biology, Homeostasis can be defined as the steady, […]

A come “back” story

Katie post-surgery 4 weeks

[This is a continuation of my story, published previously] Pain First there was the pain. Every day, the persistent, stupid, frustrating pain. Little by little, it replaced parts of me, like swapping out old holey socks for new ones, a pair at a time. Except the opposite. The perfectly good parts of me were being […]

Six reasons to consider using CBD for your dog

Dog looking out window

Cannabidiol (CBD) seems to be all the rage these days. But should you consider adding it to your dog’s holistic wellness program?  All mammals, including dogs and humans, are blessed with a sophisticated internal cell signaling system known as the Endocannabinoid System (ECS). The ECS is a modulating system designed to restore and maintain balance […]