Sativa or Indica? Here’s How Each One Can Benefit You

Sativa or Indica cannabis strains

So, you’ve finally gotten your medical recommendation for cannabis. Now it’s time to pick up your medication from the dispensary and you’re not sure what you’re looking for just yet. Sativa strain or Indica strain? What about a hybrid? What do the different levels of THC and CBD mean? If you’re not quite sure which […]

Ed’s surgery journey, six weeks of healing

Sierra Mountains

Good morning. It’s been six weeks since I had the most invasive and challenging procedure of my life. I could have never fully understood the challenges that a procedure of this nature would cause in my day to day life. I want to make it very clear that my shoulder surgery has not only hopefully […]

Ed’s surgery journey, 1 week post and he is back to work

SoL Cannabis - May 2018

Well, it’s 7 days after reconstructing my right shoulder and things couldn’t be better. I was up and back to a semi normal routine after 4 days, driving after 5 days. On day 7, according to my wife “I’m my typical pain in the ass”. I have no idea how this process would have looked […]

Ed’s surgery journey, 72 hours post

cannabis after surgery

72 hours after surgery finally got to remove the dressing and see the 5  points used by the surgeon to reconnect my bicep, grind the collarbone and shoulder socket and reconnect tendons and other tissue. I spoke with the surgeon this morning as she called to ask about how cannabis was working treating my pain. […]

Ed’s surgery journey, 48 hours post

48 hrs after surgery, my pain level is still extremely high. I am consuming 20mg of cbd infused olive oil every 2-4 hrs along with ice packs and indica dominant strains. I am trying to rest as much as possible with the help of both edible and combustible cannabis. With the cbd and ice I […]

Ed’s surgery journey, replacing opioids with cannabis.

Ed Alexander

Over the next few days and weeks I will be keeping you informed about my progress and use of medical cannabis as a painkiller after surgery. Over the past 40 years my work hard play hard Mantra has taken a toll on my body and as result yesterday I had shoulder surgery to reattach my […]