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Grow Up Conference & Expo in Niagara Falls

The Grow Up Conference and Expo has been serving the Canadian cannabis grower’s community since 2017 with one of the largest annual conferences focused on the education, collaboration and growth of the cannabis industry. This year, our Axea team had the opportunity to attend the convention to connect with leading experts in the field as […]

The Endocannabinoid System

The endogenous cannabinoid system, named after the plant that led to its discovery, is perhaps the most important physiologic system involved in establishing and maintaining human health. Endocannabinoids and their receptors are found throughout the body: in the brain, organs, connective tissues, glands, and immune cells. In each tissue, the cannabinoid system performs different tasks, but […]

15 Medical Cannabis Health Benefits: Breaking Down the Science

Research relating to the medicinal benefits of marijuana is still ongoing, but studies are impressive. In fact, an estimated two million Americans are currently using medical cannabis, to alleviate some of the most common mental and physical ailments, and the numbers are rising. Many cannabis consumers refer to the cannabis plant as a medicinal elixir and […]

Can Cannabis Provide Relief From Headaches?

Cannabinoids overall are likely to be helpful for headache sufferers due to their ability to penetrate the part of the brain involved in migraine pathophysiology. Did you know that 23 million Americans suffer from severe migraine headaches, and 25% have four or more episodes per month? In fact, this epidemic costs businesses between 1.2 billion to 17.2 billion dollars […]

The perceptions and beliefs of cannabis use among Canadian genitourinary cancer patients

The legalization of recreational cannabis in Canada in 2018 has led to many patients being curious about the benefits of taking cannabis in conjunction with their cancer treatment. We investigated the perceptions among genitourinary cancer (GUC) patients regarding cannabis use as part of their care plans. METHODS: A survey was created to explore current cannabis […]

More Women Using Marijuana Products to Help With Menopause

Sleeplessness. Night sweats. Anxiety. Irritability. Aches and pains. Would smoking a little pot help women deal with these common symptoms of menopause? A good number of middle-aged women apparently think so, because they’ve been turning to marijuana to help handle the change of life, a new study reports. “Midlife women within the menopause transition period of […]