What Strain of Cannabis is Best for Treating Lyme Disease?

The most frequently asked question I have received since exposing my journey of using cannabis to treat Lyme disease is what strain of cannabis is best for treating Lyme disease (with the question of which one I used being a close second). Although no one likes to hear this, the answer is unfortunately not so simple, and there is not one definitive answer I can offer. I cannot say with 100% certainty what strain or what dose of any given strain will be the absolute best option for treating any given person’s case of Lyme disease –not because there might … Continue reading What Strain of Cannabis is Best for Treating Lyme Disease?

New Book on Lyme and Cannabis: ‘Cannabis for Lyme Disease and Related Conditions: Scientific Basis and Anecdotal Evidence for Use’

My new book Cannabis for Lyme Disease and Related Conditions: Scientific Basis and Anecdotal Evidence for Medicinal Use is now available. You can learn more about it and read excerpts, table of contents, and more at http://www.cannabisforlyme.com. You can get a print copy of the book and/or an eBook via BioMed Publishing’s website (www.cannabisforlyme.com,www.lymebook.com) or Amazon (http://www.amazon.com/Cannabis-Lyme-Disease-Related-Conditions/dp/098824375X/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1427499855&sr=1-1&keywords=shelley+m.+white). Taken from the back cover: Cannabis for Lyme Disease and Related Conditions aims to answer frequently asked questions regarding cannabis and Lyme disease, and to offer a foundation for developing a personalized treatment plan. The book also covers various aspects of cannabis and its medicinal uses, including … Continue reading New Book on Lyme and Cannabis: ‘Cannabis for Lyme Disease and Related Conditions: Scientific Basis and Anecdotal Evidence for Use’

You Want to Try Cannabis for Lyme, but Are Hesitant Because It Gives You Anxiety -and Rightfully So…

Growing up, I strongly detested recreational use of marijuana because, simply put, it made me freak out. For the life of me, I could not comprehend how people enjoyed being under its influence, as it had proven an awful experience for me. I would get massive anxiety, paranoia, and leg twitching. Of course, my paranoia only amplified the twitching and thus the anxiety, because I would dwell on whether or not those around me noticed the twitching. Turns out, while many do experience anxiety from certain strains of cannabis, their high is entirely different than the one I experienced and … Continue reading You Want to Try Cannabis for Lyme, but Are Hesitant Because It Gives You Anxiety -and Rightfully So…