Cannabis Education Treatment Guide

Spring 2018 MWNH – Ailment and 
Treatment Guide

  Welcome to the first edition of our Medicine Wheel Treatment and Ailments Guide. Medicine Wheel Natural Healing is an Indigenous cannabis dispensary in Alderville First Nation. We created this catalogue to help our clients find the best possible cannabis related treatment for their ailments. Before you decide to use cannabis in your healing journey, we do recommend that you consult with your doctors and other health care professionals. Remember that the healing journey is more than just the medicine we put in our bodies. It is a lifestyle we…

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Cannabis Education Treatment Guide

Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is a disorder that causes muscle pain and fatigue. It is often found coexisting with other chronic pain conditions. Symptoms may include: Numbness or tingling in hands and feet Drowsiness/fatigue Widespread pain Moodiness Headaches Cognitive and memory difficulties Benefits: Cannabis strains containing both THC and CBD are known to be the best pain relievers. Those suffering from fibromyalgia have found that treating their symptoms with cannabis rather than prescription drugs, they can better treat their ever changing symptoms as well as not have to suffer with all the side…

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Cannabis Education

Why Whole Plant Medicine Matters

The nature of the plant Take a close look at your cannabis buds. They’re covered in a sticky dusting of crystal resin, which contains hundreds of therapeutic compounds known as cannabinoids and terpenoids. We assume you’re well acquainted with THC and CBD, but these are just two among many important players working together to produce specific effects. This interactive synergy between marijuana compounds has been coined the “entourage effect,” and once you know what this is, you’ll see why medicines containing only THC or CBD aren’t sufficient for many medical…

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Cannabis Education Pets

CBD for Animals

What is CBD and how can it help my pet? CBD or Cannabidiol is one of the prominent active cannabinoids within cannabis. Unlike THC, CDB does not have a psychoactive effect, thus making it safe and comfortable for our pets. Most animal CBD products are derived from hemp which contains no THC and has shown beneficial effects on both chronic and acute ailments.   CBD can help with treatments of: Seizures Inflammation Nausea Stress and anxiety Arthritis Cancer Appetite stimulation Aggression Gastrointestinal issues General pain Results may not be immediate…

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Cannabis Education Public Events

Alderville First Nation hosts next indigenous cannabis gathering

On Sunday, November 26th, indigenous people interested in the cannabis industry will be gathering from 12-5pm at the Community Hall in Alderville. One of the outcomes of the October 21st indigenous cannabis meeting in Six Nations was a commitment from Medicine Wheel Natural Healing owner Rob Stevenson to organize a follow up gathering in his home community. With the community hall of the  Alderville First Nation now booked, Stevenson has confirmed the meeting will be going ahead on Sunday, November 26th from 12-5pm. In the first part of the meeting,…

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