WAM Oil Blog

Save Concentrates!

Posted by on May 22, 2013 | Blog

The residents of Washington state have until June 30, 2013 to provide suggested changes on the draft rules the Liquor Control Board issued out last week. Under 502, the draft rules state that concentrates are banned from retail stores. You will not be able to buy concentrates for your pain from any retail store, as they will be illegal. I encourage  everyone who would like Read More

Liquor Control Board Proposes Ban on Concentrate Forms

Posted by on May 20, 2013 | Blog

Recent Washington State news brings the need for the cannabis community to unite and address the draft rules and regulations issued by the Liquor Control Board (LCB) for the cannabis community. The Liquor Control Board (LCB) has drafted rules that outlaw the sale of hash, hash oil and shatter from the cannabis market. The state Read More

The Struggle to Regulate Cannabis in Los Angeles

Posted by on May 20, 2013 | Blog

The Struggle to Regulate Cannabis in Los Angeles

The article “Fate of LA Pot Shops Left to Voters” posted in the Associated Press that discusses Los Angeles and its struggle to regulate medical cannabis also known as marijuana, is a great reason why it is important for Washington state to take the necessary steps to properly regulate the industry.

Pot is Porn?

Posted by on May 15, 2013 | Blog

It has been reported on the Daily Chronic that the state of Colorado is attempting to censor the cannabis (also known as marijuana) industry by signing a bill that would require cannabis magazines be displayed behind the counter at outlet retail stores. I understand why people want to keep the magazines away from children but Read More

Please Support Leukemia & Lymphoma Cancer Society

Posted by on May 10, 2013 | Blog

“Hello! On June 8th, Washington Alternative Medicine team player Giana will be sailing in the Leukemia Cup Regatta to help fight blood cancers. All proceeds benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) and will help fund life-saving research and services for local patients. Please support the cause by going to www.leukemiacup.org/wa and clicking ‘Donate’. Type in Read More

Cannabis Products and Harmful Effects

Posted by on May 10, 2013 | Blog

I had someone tell me last night that consuming cannabis could kill you and I’d like to clarify that I have never read a featured article or research article reporting that cannabis flower also known as pot and marijuana can kill you from consuming. However, please note that I have read articles that have reported Read More

Wrong Advice Could Kill!

Posted by on May 10, 2013 | Blog

Wrong Advice Could Kill!

Yesterday, I connected with a patient who has serious medical issues. I cried after ending the call with them because the difficult treatment she continues to experience resonated with me and my past experiences. I was moved by her heartbreaking story and was stunned by what she revealed to me about her experience at an Read More

The Many Faces of Legal Marijuana

Posted by on May 8, 2013 | Blog

Check out CNN Money’s Jose Pagliery’s ongoing series, The Business of Pot. This week it’s the many faces of legal marijuana.

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

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

Finally! Seattle Supercritical/Subcritical CO2 Pure Cannabis Oil!

Posted by on Feb 20, 2013 | Blog

Washington Alternative Medicine (WAM) in Seattle, Washington is pleased to announce its Supercritical/Subcritical CO2 extract machine’s debut for its medicinal cannabis products. This CO2 extractor produces the absolute safest, purest and most effective medicinal cannabis extract on the market for its patients. While other cannabis companies use solvents to extract cannabinoids from cannabis that leave Read More