News / September 2019
Sava Launches Campaign Encouraging You to “Rethink Cannabis”
Sava, a Bay Area-based delivery service that has set out to change the conversation around cannabis and wants you to know that the new world of cannabis products offers a range of experiences - probably including one you’ll love.
News / September 2019
Let's Talk About Vape Pens
We know many of you have seen news reports about vaping and have concerns. Safety is important to us at Sava and we are keeping a close eye on this as it unfolds.
August 2019
Cannabis for Focus and Creativity
Using cannabis for creativity is a long known secret of artists, musicians, and others looking to tune out the noise and tune into their flow, but, with the right strain, cannabis can also be your friend for Konmarie-ing your apartment, entering details into a spreadsheet, and other tasks that require focus and attention. Here are our top picks for both creativity and productivity.
Brands / July 2019
Why THC Is as Important as CBD in Your Skincare
The lack of information on THC and dozens of other healthy cannabinoids (THCA, THCVA, CBN, CBDV, etc.) may lead you to think that CBD is the only skin-friendly cannabinoid. While CBD has many benefits, it is only part of the story, and you are really missing out on a valuable tool if you leave THC out of your skincare regimen.
Recipes / March 2019
Potcorn with Brown Butter and Sage
This Potcorn recipe is a simple, yet delicious way to start off your movie night or dinner party with friends. The best part is that you can try different flavor combinations. Shaved truffles, Parmesan, or a pinch of chili flake would not be unwelcome here, if you’re into that sort of thing.
Stories / February 2019
Juna Founder Interview
Before Jewel Zimmer founded Juna, a boutique cannabis company based in northern California, she was a fine dining pastry chef working in the kitchens of renowned restaurants such as La Folie in San Fransisco and CityZen in Washington, D.C.
Recipes / February 2019
Potcorn Party Mix Recipe
Adapted from Union Square Café’s Bar Mix, forever my favorite bar nuts, this spicy party mix is an elevated way to enjoy game day or movie night.
Recipes / January 2019
Pumpkin Pudding and Pumpkin Spice Potcorn
If you’re craving dessert, this baked pumpkin and sour cream pudding hits all the right notes. Top it with our pumpkin spice Potcorn brittle for a festive treat that’s both sweet and savory.
Brands / December 2018
Micromist Tincture Sublingual Sprays
Looking for a new way to enjoy the benefits of cannabis? Cannabis micromist sprays may be the ideal route for you. Perhaps you are concerned about the effects of smoking on your long-term lung health, or maybe you want a more consistent alternative to poorly characterized edible products you’ve tried in the past.
Brands / December 2018
Cannabis Topicals for Muscle Soreness
Muscle soreness affects us all. No one is immune. Whether you’ve had an exhilarating run, been out weeding in the garden, or are simply done in by a long day at work, sore muscles are certainly among the worst rewards.
Recipes / December 2018
Pumpkin Spice Popcorn Brittle
This recipe combines two of our favorite snacks: popcorn and peanut brittle. Upgrade this classic treat with cannabis infused popcorn and a dash of pumpkin spice flavor for a special snack that’s perfect for the fall or winter season.
Recipes / December 2018
CBD Chocolate Truffles Recipe
Share your love for The Farmaceuticals Company CBD therapy Drops with your friends and family! With this quick & delicious recipe featuring our full-spectrum high CBD olive oil drops, we think you’ll want to make a double (or triple) batch.
Science / December 2018
Cannabis and Cancer
 A basic principle when thinking about cancer treatment and prevention is that all cancers are different in how they respond to holistic, plant-based and pharmaceutical treatments. Some of this is a function of different mechanisms within cancer cells and some of it is due to the lack of well-controlled (and federally funded) human studies – leaving a number of unknowns on how we can prevent and treat certain cancers.
Science / November 2018
Learning about CBDA
There are approximately 113 different cannabinoids that have been isolated from cannabis, and those that have been studied exhibit a variety of effects. In the marketplace, we have access to about six: THC, CBD, THCa, CBDa, CBN, and CBG.
Wellness / November 2018
Cannabis and Women's Health
Many women suffer from a unique set of health challenges from menstrual pain and hormonal imbalance to migraines, fertility and cancers. Increasingly, we are seeing a shift toward holistic health solutions that treat and prevent some of these conditions.
Wellness / November 2018
THC Topicals
Though CBD has been on the tip of everyone’s tongue lately, we’re taking a look at how vital THC is to the pain equation. Cannabis is made up of over 500 compounds and cannabinoids represent around 85 of them. The most significant cannabinoids, by and large, have been THC, THCa, and CBD. In today’s news, CBD (or cannabidiol) has practically become a buzzword.
Wellness / November 2018
Managing Anxiety with CBD
Worry, panic, fear, heart palpitations, shortness of breath and insomnia. You or someone you know likely experiences one or more of these symptoms regularly as these are common ways the body reacts to anxiety.
Recipes / October 2018
Cannabis Apple Crumble Recipe
The ladies at Treat Yourself are experts at creating healthy and wholesome edibles that taste great and are great for you. This apple crumble is no exception - this healthy treat will power you through the day.
Wellness / October 2018
Cannabis and Arthritis
Arthritis is a common disease. There are over 100 different types of arthritis. The 2 most common ones I encounter are Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis. Many arthritis sufferers are looking to relieve pain and inflammation. Perhaps their traditional therapies are no longer working.
Wellness / October 2018
Understanding Cannabis Delivery Methods
There are a number of different delivery methods that Radicle Health patients use to consume cannabis and the benefits that they derive from cannabis are influenced by each method and by the site of absorption.
Science / September 2018
Cannabis and Botanical Extracts
The cannabis plant has documented medicinal uses dating back thousands of years across many cultures. A key component to its efficacy as a healing agent is that cannabis is a medicinal plant which just happens to play a very unique role in our bodies.
Science / July 2018
Hemp vs. Marijuana
As the cannabis industry explodes, so does our understanding of the plant’s medicinal wonders. While this is liberating and exciting, it’s also filled with ambiguity, confusion, and misconceptions.
Wellness / April 2018
Cannabis Tinctures in Your Juice Cleanse
Spring time is a great time to cleanse what you’ve built up over the winter. But doing a cleanse can feel challenging. That’s why we’ve collaborated with Can Can Cleanse to pair cannabis tinctures with their juices.
Wellness / April 2018
Cannabis in Skincare
Why Is Cannabis the Next Big Thing in Skin Care? One Word: Antioxidants It’s common knowledge today that cannabis topicals are great pain relievers — a good cannabis balm can alleviate muscle and joint pain caused by injuries and soothe the aches of daily living.
Science / April 2018
Cannabis and Wine
The more we learn about the science behind cannabis the more sophisticated it becomes. If you have recently become interested in cannabis, it can be overwhelming trying to learn all the strains and different cannabinoids. We recommend relating cannabis to something you might be familiar with – wine.
Brands / April 2018
Customizing Level Tablinguals
Cannabis is a journey of discovery between a person and the bountiful health potential of the plant. This journey should be enjoyable, safe, educational, and empowering. In order to facilitate this journey, Level has created a toolkit that allows an individual to customize their experience.
Recipes / November 2017
Cannabis Infused Tea Cocktails
Want to add a little twist to parties and family gatherings? Kikoko's mixologist has concocted cocktail replacement made from our cannabis-infused teas.
October 2017
Cannabis and Coffee
Somatik starts each batch of cannabis infused coffee with freshly roasted beans from Ritual Coffee Roasters. They invited SAVA down to the roasting facility to taste fresh beans and learn about what makes cannabis and coffee a perfect match!
Brands / September 2017
Eel River Dry Farming
Tucked away in the hills of Humboldt County, Eel River’s Farm is graced with the presence of the mighty Eel River along the iconic Avenue of the Giants. We sat down with their team to find out more about this unique farm and their sustainable dry farming practices.
Wellness / September 2017
CBD vs. THC Topicals
Each month we ask Nurse Practitioner Eloise Theisen a few of your burning questions. Have questions you’d like answered? Email them to [email protected] Q: How do I know when to use a THC topical or a CBD topical? Which works better for what issues?
Science / July 2017
Questions about Endocannabinoid System
Each month we ask Nurse Practitioner Eloise Theisen a few of your burning questions. Have questions you’d like answered? Email them to [email protected]
Science / June 2017
What is THCV
As we continue to study the healing properties of the plant, we continue to learn about new cannabinoids and what they do. THCV, or tetrahydrocannabivarin, is the latest focus of the medical world due to its health benefits.
Stories / April 2017
Cannabis and Yoga
The first few times I consumed cannabis were so unremarkable that I can’t recall them, but my third experience was a doozy. I was fifteen, in high school, adventurous, and ready for my long-promised adulthood.
Wellness / February 2017
Cannabis Cold Remedies
With cold season in full effect, we’re all looking for ways to ease the symptoms of cold and flu – general discomfort, trouble sleeping, sore and achy muscles. When used the right way, cannabis offers great relief from symptoms and helps minimize the need for over-the-counter pain relievers and sleep aids. Here are our top suggestions.
Stories / November 2016
The Farmaceuticals Co. and Whole Plant Extraction
We know we aren’t the only ones who want our moms to be happy and healthy. Our moms have struggled with chronic pain, depression, inflammation, and anxiety for as long as we can remember. We have seen first hand the horrible side effects that the pharmaceutical drugs have had on them – both on their bodies and on their spirits.
Science / May 2016
Reducing Inflammation with Green Bee Botanicals
The more we find out about the chemistry and botany of the plant genus Cannabis, the more it is revealed that its medicinal properties are just as therapeutic and lifesaving as all the hype has been promising.
Wellness / April 2016
Treating Pain with Cannabis
My personal journey into the cannabis industry started with my own pain. Several years ago I was the program director for a San Francisco human and social services nonprofit, doing a job that I absolutely loved, when an injury caused systemic nerve damage and prevented me from being able to sit and use the computer for the long hours required, as well as other routine daily activities.
Wellness / February 2016
Cannabis for Better Sex
Cannabis increases relaxation, which enhances bodily sensitivity. Tantra teaches that we enjoy more of life when we’re feeling relaxed. Think about how extra-good sex feels after a work-out, or when on vacation.