CBD Oil Tincture Trial: Days 209-246

CBD Oil Tincture Trial: Days 209-246

Hello World! It has been an interesting month or so. For the first 5 days, Gideon ate both medicine bottles. His slump only lasted 3 days, though. It appears, while he still has ups and downs where he does not get both medicine bottles, the slumps are shorter and less frequent. For another 4 days, […]

CBD Oil Tincture Trial: Days 175-208

CBD Oil Tincture Trial: Days 175-208

Hello World! The past month or so has been interesting. Overall, Gideon has had both medicine bottles most days. It seems that this annual roller coaster will be ending soon. There are still fluctuations as noted below. His OT has mentioned that he does seem looser on the newer dosage and he sat up very […]

CBD Oil Tincture Trial: Days 90-141

CBD Oil Tincture Trial: Days 90-141

Hello World! Hope everyone is doing well! We have been riding the end of Gideon’s seasonal roller coaster. On Sunday, January 28th, Gideon did not have Miralax for a few days and got really constipated. Although children with CP may have a higher tendency toward constipation than other children, Baclofen increases the risk of constipation […]

CBD Oil Tincture Trial: Days 61-89

CBD Oil Tincture Trial: Days 61-89

Hello World! Sorry that it has been so long! I have been away due to the re-emergence of the last sinus infection and Gideon’s winter roller coaster medication/sleep schedule. Gideon has been taking his medications more regularly. He still has days where he only takes his meds once per day. As a result, we have […]

CBD Oil Tincture Trial: Days 31-44

CBD Oil Tincture Trial: Days 31-44

Hello World! To follow up Gideon’s therapeutic path, his PCP has ordered an intensive evaluation from PT, OT, and SLP. Their evaluation will be used to help us build a therapeutic schedule for Greg and me to follow. This would help us keep a consistent therapeutic schedule regardless of what happens with home therapy visits. […]

CBD Oil Tincture Trial: Days 24-30

CBD Oil Tincture Trial: Days 24-30

Hello World, As mentioned last week, we set his night time dosage to 16mg to balance the day and night doses before increasing his daily dosage. He did very well with this. So, Monday, one week after his evening dosage change, we increased his daily dosage to 24mg to total 40mg/day (24mg AM and 16mg […]

Choosing the home of Serenity Valley Hemp Co.

Choosing the home of Serenity Valley Hemp Co.

Looking over the horizon at the orphan land, This Land, our dreams began to unfold before my eyes. I saw rows of hemp and a hempcrete house. Bamboo encircled the seasonal lake, bringing water home permanently. I saw cows proudly pooping, I mean, fertilizing the land during the off-season with chickens hitching rides on their […]

Gideon’s Garden and CBD for Seizure Disorders

Gideon’s Garden and CBD for Seizure Disorders

Epilepsy has many forms. There are many pharmaceutical drugs available to help epileptics cope. Some people take one medication while others juggle two or more. As Gideon’s mother and advocate, I have been on quite the journey. Gideon was initially prescribed Keppra to manage his seizure disorder. Immediately, I looked up the full prescribing label. […]