The Health Benefits of Terpenes

In part one of my guide to terpenes, What are terpenes? Cannabis compounds explained, I introduced you to the fascinating world of terpenes. I discussed how terpenes can amplify the beneficial effects of other compounds found in cannabis, creating what is called the “entourage effect”. And I also highlighted how terpenes interact with our native Read the full article…

What are Terpenes? Cannabis Compounds Explained

For many people the word “terpene” is a strange and unfamiliar term. But as science and technology carry us to a better understanding of cannabis, we’re beginning to see that there’s a lot more to this healing plant than its cannabinoid content.  In the following article I discuss the many beneficial compounds found in cannabis, Read the full article…

10 ways to seek help if you are struggling with your mental health

When we are struggling with our mental health and find ourselves in a place of desperation, we are told to “reach out and ask for help“. But what if you don’t know where to turn? There are a number of mental health services available here in the UK. Not all will be suitable for you, Read the full article…

Please join us for ME Awareness Hour

Every Wednesday at 8-9pm UK time on Twitter, is ME Awareness Hour. It’s a weekly online protest to raise awareness of the illness Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS). An hour where the ME community and our allies join together to boost awareness. The idea is that if we all concentrate our efforts at the same Read the full article…

What no one tells you about accessing social care in England

The social care sector in England is in crisis. Thousands are left without the vital care they need, while others who are lucky enough to be deemed eligible are forced to navigate a broken system providing insufficient and inconsistent care. In the following post I detail my own personal experiences, while highlighting the problems with Read the full article…