For informational purposes, we've put together a list of some of the best resources available regarding the science of cannabis as medicine and the facts, stories, and studies surrounding it.
While we know that many of these resources are not directly related to cannabis for pets, the fact remains, cannabis is medicine.
These resources should help inform you of the science behind the plant.
Cannabis Is Medicine
By Dr. Bonni Goldstein
This book is an educational tool written by a pediatric doctor & medical cannabis specialist to help you understand the science behind medical cannabis and how it interacts with the body. It includes a clear description of the recently discovered Endocannabinoid System, as well as a detailed explanation of how medical marijuana is being used to help treat over 28 chronic medical conditions and the studies behind the results.
By Dr. Damien Dressler
Dog Cancer Survival Guide
Written to be a guiding hand through the heartbreaking discovery that your beloved dog is suffering from cancer, this book details everything you can do to help heal your furry best friend including conventional medical treatments, working with your oncologist, supplements and nutrition, as well as more unconventional treatment options such a nutraceuticals and mind-body medicine.
The Endocannabinoid System was only just discovered by scientists in the late 1980's. They are still unsure of how exactly it works but they uncover more about it every day.