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What is Your Cannabinoid Therapeutic Need? Acidic vs. Activated

Posted by on Apr 30, 2013 | Science | Uncategorized

Over the last few years, I have educated myself on the cannabis plant and its different compounds. Specifically, there are two main compounds that people are familiar with and refer to, and that’s CBD: Cannabidiol and THC: Tetrahydrocannabinol. As you may or may not know, CBD is a non-psychoactive compound versus THC, a psychoactive compound Read More

Even When ‘Legal,’ Marijuana Is Risky Business

Posted by on Apr 30, 2013 | Uncategorized

Check out Jose Pagliery’s CNNMoney series on legal marijuana, 2nd installment: Even When ‘Legal,’ Marijuana Is Risky Business

Legal Marijuana’s All-Cash Business and Secret Banking

Posted by on Apr 30, 2013 | Uncategorized

Check out Jose Pagliery’s on Twitter. His CNNMoney series on legal marijuana starts today. See the 1st installment: Legal Marijuana’s All-Cash Business and Secret Banking

Medicinal + Recreational = Wellness

Posted by on Apr 26, 2013 | Uncategorized

For the last few decades, there has been public and political discourse regarding the words “recreational” and “medical.” I find this interesting considering that you can turn a cough syrup and Red Bull caffeine drink into an alcoholic drink. Yes, cough syrup and the non-alcoholic caffeine Red Bull drink apparently make a potent alcoholic drink; Read More

BHO and Its Controversy

Posted by on Apr 24, 2013 | Uncategorized

On April 20, 2013, I decided to attend the Dope Magazine event in Seattle to observe and study the different marketing tactics organizations use to promote their events and products. I was stunned by the products I saw at the event and even more surprised at what companies will do to promote their products to Read More

Extracting is an art form!

Posted by on Apr 24, 2013 | Blog | Uncategorized

WAM’s recent test result for their SCCO2 oil extract illustrate a higher THC value. The latest test results indicate and demonstrate WAM’s consistent committment to progressing their extracting methods in order to produce the best oil. It also illustrates that their extraction methods produce results! Like any other extraction, I believe that there is an art form to extracting oil using the Supercritical/Subcritical commercial grade extraction machine. I like to Read More

WAM’s SCCO2 high CBD Cannabis Oil!

Posted by on Apr 20, 2013 | Uncategorized

Several weeks ago WAM announced its new Supercritical/Subcritical CO2 machine (SCCO2). For those of you who know what a Supercritical/Subcritical CO2 machine is and does, I’m proud of you but for those of you not familiar with Supercritical/Subcritical CO2: first, all Supercritical/Subcritical means is that the extraction is either done in a low or high pressure setting with a solvent to Read More

WAM! there is News

Posted by on Apr 19, 2013 | Uncategorized

The week of April 15, 2013 has been a big week for WAM; first CNN and then NW Leaf. On April 17, 2013, NW Leaf Magazine , Wes Abney did a feature story on Washington Alternative Medicine’s cannabis oil extractor, extracting processing methods, and industry standards and ethics that we, along with members of Coalition for Cannabis Standards Read More

CNN Interviews WAM

Posted by on Apr 19, 2013 | Blog | Uncategorized

On April 18, 2013, CNN journalist Jose Paglieryand videographer reporter, Jordan Malterdid a feature interview on Washington Alternative Medicine’s cannabis oil extractor, extracting processing methods, and industry standards and ethics that we, along with members of Coalition for Cannabis Standards and Ethics(C.C.S.E.) strongly believe in and adhere to. The story was scheduled to air April 20, 2013, but due to Read More

Cannabis and Scientific Objectivity

Posted by on Apr 17, 2013 | Blog

First, I should stipulate that these are independent thoughts, ideas and opinions and do not reflect in any manner whatsoever the opinions of Washington Alternative Medicine and its director. I don’t know how we expect the government to regulate the cannabis industry, if there currently isn’t any objectivity within the research conducted by the government. An article posted today Read More