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Ease of Use vs. Quality of Life, the CBD Revolution


This article appeared in MG Magazine 8/26/17 here is the link

Ease of Use vs. Quality of Life, the CBD Revolution

My great-grandfather mined gold in Hayfork, California, some 120 years ago. I got to meet him in 1963 when I was eight years old and he was 97. He fractured his hip in a mining accident when he was young; consequently, he walked with a limp and used a cane for the rest of his life.

When the pain from his injury became unbearable, he rested and sipped whiskey. There were no opioids at his disposal “back in the day,” so whiskey and rest served as his pain control until the day he died at 99. His method was typical of the time.

Before industrialization, families cared for the sick and injured at home, using folk medicine and remedies they had on hand. M