Mary Biles is an ex-TV producer, writer and educator with a background in holistic health. In the past, she’s written for the Huffington Post, CNN, and the BBC. While living in Southern Spain, her path crossed with the medicinal properties of the cannabis plant, and for the last three years she’s been writing about cannabinoids, in particular CBD, European medical cannabis research, and the endocannabinoid system. Now based in the UK, Mary is passionate about putting medical cannabis science into digestible terms; where possible going straight to source and interviewing the scientists behind the breakthroughs. Her website is here.
Cannabis, Menopause, and the Endocannabinoid System
Women are using CBD and cannabis to treat the difficult symptoms of menopause.
Cacao, a Traditional Plant Medicine for Modern Times
Scientists are investigating the health benefits of the ‘food of the gods.’
Spanish Government Gives Green Light to Medical Cannabis
Cannabis-based preparations with different THC:CBD ratios will be made in Spanish pharmacies for individual patients.
CBD Regulatory Debacle
CBD regulatory debacle ensues as UK bureaucrats try to shoehorn a plant extract into a framework meant for synthetic food ingredients.
CBD & Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar patients and pioneering doctors report life changing benefits from CBD, including mood stabilization, the holy grail in bipolar disorder symptom management.
Breaking the Bias
Project CBD honors women cannabis clinicians on International Women’s Day.
UK Epileptic Children Denied Cannabis Prescriptions
Abandoned to their fate, desperately ill children can’t access life-saving cannabis treatments.
Topical Cannabis for Leg Ulcers
Topical cannabis: A pioneering approach to wound healing.
Cannabis & Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
Cannabis is a safe and effective way to manage the complex symptoms of ehlers-danlos syndrome, a painful connective tissue disorder.
Cannabis for ADHD: An Emerging Therapeutic Option
Many people with ADHD use cannabis for therapeutic relief.
THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO CBD
By the Editors of Reader’s Digest & Project CBD: Everything You Need to Know About What It Helps, Where to Buy It, and How to Take It.