Author Archives: Shelley M. White

Arizona-PTSD-Marijuana Awareness

Study Shows Cannabis May Successfully Treat PTSD

PTSD occurs in people who go through extreme emotional trauma involving a perceived threat of death or severe injury. It is a debilitating disorder that causes a person to relive the traumatic event in the form of nightmares or disturbing visual flashbacks throughout the day. Other possible symptoms of PTSD include, but are not limited […]
chamomile Awareness

5 Herbs To Boost Your Mental Well-Being

In the world we live in, the fostering of mental well-being is often put on the back burner, placing low on our list of priorities, if it makes it there at all. Partly, it is pushed aside because most people are taught from a young age not to show “weakness” in mentality, implicitly teaching us that the expression […]
CBD_oil Awareness

Research Shows CBD Combats Social Anxiety

Many people suffer from social anxiety, but it is often a subject that is pushed aside as many are embarrassed to talk openly about it. However, personal experience has taught me that social anxiety can be mentally crippling in many ways and negatively impact various areas of a person’s life. When in a social setting, […]
relax Personal Development

The Benefits Of Doing Nothing

We live in a society where sitting in stillness and silence, void of any stimuli, is seen as doing nothing – a view polluted with a negative stigma, with the implication that doing nothing is synonymous with being nothing. However, this could not be further from the truth. To sit in stillness is not actually to […]
colourenergy Energy

The Energetic Power Of Color

We are energetic beings, and one of our most important sources of energy lies within the spectrum of colors derived from light. [2] In fact, it is so important that life on earth is highly dependent on the electromagnetic spectrum and wavelengths of colors, with each wavelength carrying a different frequency with its own unique […]
cannabis Awareness

Contrary To Popular Belief, Cannabis May Effectively Treat Schizophrenia

Natural treatments potent enough to alleviate symptoms of psychosis and schizophrenia (whether it is induced by an infectious illness or microbe of some kind, severe nutrient imbalance, or any other origin) are scarce. However, various reports have surfaced claiming cannabis can successfully treat symptoms of psychosis and schizophrenia; and for each of these reports, multiple […]
plants Science & Tech

The Secret Intelligence Of Plants

“Plants have electrical and chemical signaling systems, may possess memory, and exhibit brainy behavior in the absence of brains.” -CONSTRUCTION by Stephen Doyle The idea that plants possess intelligence worthy of in depth exploration is an idea still largely scoffed at, despite  the emergence of research suggesting otherwise. In large part, this is due to the […]
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How Synthetic Antidepressants Are Harming The Earth

“The amounts of SRIs flooding the Gaian system is disregulating the neuronal networks of the planet, including its individual species, from plants to animals.” – Stephen Harrod Buhner, Plant Intelligence and the Imaginal Realm: Into the Dreaming of Earth   Many are aware of the harm that taking synthetic antidepressants, namely serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SRIs), can cause […]