2017

– Pharmaceutical formulation of cannabidiol significantly reduced convulsive seizure frequency in children on multiple anti-epileptic drugs with poor seizure control – – First well-controlled clinical study of cannabidiol in Dravet syndrome, a rare, severe type of epilepsy with no FDA-approved treatments – London, UK, May 25, 2017 – GW Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: GWPH, “GW,” “the Company” or […]

Make a list of the biotech and pharmaceutical companies developing marijuana-based, or cannabis, treatments, and GW Pharmaceuticals PLC (GWPH​) is most certainly going to occupy the top spot. The U.K.-based biopharmaceutical company, founded in 1998, is involved in the development of medications using its exclusive cannabinoid product platform. The company is currently assessing the potential […]

<!– /* Raw 300px */ (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); –> (function() { var sc = document.createElement(‘script’); sc.type = ‘text/javascript’; sc.async = true; sc.src = ‘//news.fark.com/data/js/84690.js’; sc.charset = ‘utf-8’; var s = document.getElementsByTagName(‘script’)[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(sc, s); }()); … read more at: http://www.rawstory.com/2017/06/could-taking-a-selfie-trigger-epilepsy/

University of Nottingham (Source: nottingham.ac.uk) Oxford, United Kingdom–(ENEWSPF)–June 22, 2017.  Oral CBD administration is associated with reduced blood pressure in healthy volunteers, according to clinical trial data published online in the Journal of Clinical Investigation. Investigators from the University of Nottingham assessed the effects of a single oral dose of 600 mg of CBD extract […]

Shortly after Tres Johnson was born, doctors gave him zero chance of survival. In the years following, different medics, at various stages, reaffirmed that crushing prognosis – death was imminent. However, the miracle boy has just celebrated his 13th birthday as he continues to defy the odds and leave top medical professionals positively baffled. Tres,, […]

By Sola Ogundipe A boy born with a rare “two face” condition has defied all odds to celebrate his 13th birthday. Tres Johnson from Bernie in Missouri, US, marked the milestone—despite doctors giving him “zero chance of survival” when he was born. He has craniofacial duplication, whereby parts or all of the face are duplicated […]

By Sola Ogundipe A boy born with a rare “two face” condition has defied all odds to celebrate his 13th birthday. Have you read Trendiee Today? Click here to read Tres Johnson from Bernie in Missouri, US, marked the milestone—despite doctors giving him “zero chance of survival” when he was born. He has craniofacial duplication, […]

Mutated optic rod photoreceptors have been reprogrammed, using the gene-editing tool CRISPR/Cas9, reversing cellular degeneration and restoring visual function in two mouse models of retinitis pigmentosa. The study was done by researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Shiley Eye Institute at UC San Diego Health, with colleagues in China. Retinitis […]