January 2019

Schizophrenia and other psychiatric issues may be triggered by marijuana use, according to a research analysis in the Journal of the American Osteopathic Association. With states rapidly legalizing cannabis for medicinal and recreational use, physicians will be increasingly pressed to counsel patients on their frequency of use and dosage, as well as associated risks. The […]

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The research was presented at Neuroscience 2010, the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, held in San Diego. Senior author Lir-Wan Fan, PhD, of the University of Mississippi Medical Center, and her colleagues previously showed that adult rats exposed to lipopolysaccharide, a toxin produced by certain bacteria that triggers a strong inflammatory immune response, […]

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A recent review article in the European journal Seizure, by researchers at University of Cincinnati Epilepsy Center at the UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute, looks at the stress-seizure relationship and how adopting stress reduction techniques may provide benefit as a low risk form of treatment. The relationship between stress and seizures has been well documented over […]

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The abstracts describe results from the first 51 subjects enrolled in the studies. Among other findings, the researchers report that approximately 50 percent of the subjects responded to the CBD oil therapy with overall sustained improvement in seizure control over a six-month period. Seizures declined between 32 and 45 percent in the responders, depending on […]

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FutureWorld (OTCMKTS:FWDG) and Epizyme (NASDAQ:EPZM) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, valuation, dividends and institutional ownership. Profitability This table compares FutureWorld and Epizyme’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets. Volatility […]

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Both Intec Pharma Ltd. (NASDAQ:NTEC) and Zai Lab Limited (NASDAQ:ZLAB) are Biotechnology companies, competing one another. We will compare their risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends, earnings and valuation. Earnings and Valuation We can see in table 1 the earnings per share (EPS), top-line revenue and valuation of Intec Pharma Ltd. and Zai Lab […]

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Harvest One Cannabis Inc (CVE:HVT) (OTCMKTS:HRVOF) announced late Tuesday that its wholly-owned medical subsidiary Satipharm Limited has launched European sales of its recently reformulated CBD capsules. The first product to market is the Satipharm 10 milligram CBD Gelpell capsule, now available at www.satipharm.com that is designed to improve the body’s absorption of cannabidiol (CBD). Bricks-and-mortar […]

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OWC Pharmaceutical Research Corp (OTCMKTS:OWCP) has hit rock bottom after plunging to record lows, at the back of a ferocious sell-off. With investor’s sentiments at all-time lows, the need for groundbreaking catalysts to spark a bounce back is surging. Management has since responded. OWC Pharmaceuticals Price Analysis The company is fresh from announcing positive safety […]

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Oil and water can mix to the benefit of the cannabis industry, executives of Pressure BioSciences Inc (OTCMKTS:PBIO) told qualified investors at the Proactive Investors’ Invest In Cannabis conference. More than 100 received updates from Pressure BioSciences and four other companies at the event in New York City on Wednesday. Richard Schumacher, president and CEO […]

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The study involved 70 people who participated in a 16-week treatment program for cocaine addiction. Thirty-five received counseling and baclofen, and 35 received counseling and a placebo. Cocaine use was monitored by thriceweekly urine tests. Analyses showed that people who received the counseling/baclofen combination had lower levels of drug use during the treatment period than […]

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The study, published today (Sunday 30 December) in the journal Addiction by researchers from the University of Bath and King’s College London, draws on data collected from across 28 EU Member states, as well as Norway and Turkey by the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. The findings show that for herbal cannabis, […]

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