Alternative Medicine

Farmacy | Inhaling Botanical Herbs

Farmacy | Inhaling Botanical Herbs

We all know that using any medication, let alone botanical medicines, is a trial and error experience. Our goal is to find the minimum

For Your Health | Superstars: Marilyn Monroe & Cannabis

For Your Health | Superstars: Marilyn Monroe & Cannabis

Superstar Marilyn Monroe had two arms, two legs, and a heart that seemed to beat just like everyone else. Yet, she was a 20th

Farmacy | Dispensary Spotlight | Calyxes

Farmacy | Dispensary Spotlight | Calyxes

Calyxes is a small medical-only dispensary located in the quiet SW Portland neighborhood of Multnomah Village. Their store is a boutique style shop th

Farmacy Spotlight | Dr. Rachel Knox

Farmacy Spotlight | Dr. Rachel Knox

We first met Dr. Rachel Knox in early 2017 when renewing a family member’s medical card. I was really impressed with her bedside manner.

Educated Stoner | High Art: Cannabis & Muse

Educated Stoner | High Art: Cannabis & Muse

When I became pregnant with my daughter at twenty-nine, I sadly left the herb behind. I thought in doing so, I was being a

Farmacy | 2 Dye 4 Creations

Farmacy | 2 Dye 4 Creations

In 2010, I was taking a daily regime of about thirty-five different prescribed medications, three to six times a day. I have had a

The Mad Scientist Meets Florence Nightingale

The Mad Scientist Meets Florence Nightingale

Meet the Scientist: Kit Doyle, Owner of Nature Scripts Dispensary, and I connected over a shared passion to promote cannabis as an alternative to

Educated Stoner | Cannabis & Cancer:  Chemical Culprits (Part 1)

Educated Stoner | Cannabis & Cancer: Chemical Culprits (Part 1)

The spider web-like mass found in my right breast the summer of 2012 had me thinking about my mom, the farm she was raised