CBD A Patients Guide to Medicinal Cannabis by Juliana Birnbaum and Leanorad Leinow

Penguin Random House

Sharing a wealth of knowledge in CBD A Patients Guide to medical Cannabis we will look into the future of medicine, the legalization movement, and charting trends. This is done while being a comprehensive guide for all to understanding the intricate medicinal properties, and dosages of Cannabis's nonpsychoactive counterpart. CBD (cannabidiol) provides relief for seizures, pain, inflammation, anxiety, depression, arthritis, and other ailments. 

If you are looking to learn more about how to safely treat health conditions with no psychoactive or negative side effects this book is for you. You will be guided through various forms of use for this medicinal plant like Tinctures, capsules, oil infusions, and more! Organized by health condition, within these pages, you will find recommendations for strains without the highs often associated with THC. An in-depth look into the pharmacology, medical contradictions, dosage suggestions, and potential side effects make this an essential guide for doctors, patients, and first-time explorers alike. 

While Cannabis is best known for its recreational and medicinal purposes dating back thousands of years only in the last 50 years scientists have begun shedding light on the complex chemistry of this plant. Research has uncovered a whole new system within the human body called the endocannabinoid system which plays an integral role in immunity, mood, appetite, pain response, and memory. Offering the most up to date and comprehensive information on CBD therapy this book offers guidance for you and your four-legged friends.

Meet The Authors: Juliana Birnbaum and Leanorad Leinow worked closely with many medical professionals (including Michael H. Moskowitz M.D). Focusing on the latest research regarding active phytocannabinoids and terpenoid present in CBD uncovering the myriad of benefits in CBD was their Mission.

Juliana is a cultural anthropologist that has worked all around the world and founded the Voices in Solidarity initiative in partnership with Amazonian tribal leaders to develop an education center.  She lives with her daughters in California and her writing focuses on social justice, ecovillages, indigenous journals.

Leonard is the founder of Synergy Wellness a non-profit medical cannabis collective in California with over 4,00 patients. Using his three decades of experience he is dedicated to crafting organic, all-natural whole plant medicine. Coining the term for CBD as the "get well molecule" he is an early pioneer in CBD and often called "The Wizard of Woodacre." Having traveled to 35 countries in search of knowledge, culture, and spirituality he also studies tantric and martial arts and physical therapy which began his focus in the art of healing. Applying his Bachelors's in UCLA engineering with a minor in art he enjoys making sculptures, ceramics, and paintings that have been sold around the world.