Flying with cannabis: What you need to know

By | 2018-01-30T15:27:53+00:00 January 29th, 2018|Canadian Armed Forces (CAF), Canadian Veterans, Cannabis Research, Cannabis Therapy, PTSD, Spartan Wellness News, Veteran outreach|

Whether a patient yourself, or a family member has their prescription, the issue of travelling with prescribed cannabis is new to everyone at some point. One of the first things in the process to understanding the laws is to know that these laws only apply domestically within Canada. A patient cannot travel outside of Canada [...]

Helping the Helpers

By | 2017-10-24T17:13:08+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|Canadian Armed Forces (CAF), Canadian Veterans, PTSD, Veteran outreach, Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC)|

Spartan Wellness is pleased to announce its participation in Helping the Helpers, a day-long event taking place on Oct.28 at St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. This informative event will focus on coping and dealing with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), and feature talks from local professionals, including doctors, paramedics, police,  and physiologists. Among [...]

10 Things I Wish I Knew Coming Out of the Forces

By | 2018-01-18T00:59:38+00:00 October 15th, 2017|Canadian Armed Forces (CAF), Canadian Veterans, PTSD, Veteran outreach, Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC)|

Transitioning out of the Forces into civilian life can be emotionally and financially challenging for anyone. In order to make that change as smooth as possible, we asked Spartan Wellness co-founder, Riad Byne, to list his top 10 of what he wished he knew coming out of the Forces. In his own words, here is [...]

Spartan Wellness Sponsors The Veterans Dinner as Clinic Partner

By | 2017-09-25T12:41:42+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Cannabis Therapy, PTSD, The Veterans Dinner, Veteran outreach|

Spartan Wellness is proud to be the clinic sponsor for the 2nd annual Veterans Dinner hosted by Canadian Veteran, chef, and author of The Wellness Soldier’s Cannabis Cookbook, Cody Lindsay on Monday, Oct. 30th, 2017. The Veterans Dinner will be held at the Artisan Bistro in Victoria, BC and features a mouthwatering, nutritious 3-course meal [...]

Spartan Wellness and The Invictus Games 2017

By | 2017-09-20T11:29:27+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Cannabis Therapy, Invictus Games, PTSD, Spartan Wellness News, Veteran outreach|

From Sept 23- 30, Toronto will play host to The Invictus Games in which 550 competitors from 17 nations will compete in a series of adaptive sports matches such as wheelchair basketball, wheelchair rugby, track & field and golf. Able bodied and disabled Veterans will compete side by side on the same teams, representing their [...]