CBD Case Studies

Americans for Safe Access, a national medical marijuana patient advocacy group, on Thursday released a paper on the opioid crisis and how cannabis medicines can help break the addiction cycle in prescription pain medication abuse. The paper uses Michigan as a case study of the effectiveness of the state’s medical marijuana program in diminishing the deaths and […]

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(October 25, 2017 / JNS) In a development that could spark Israel’s latest groundbreaking achievement within the medical cannabis sector, the Israeli-British cannabis biotech start-up CIITECH announced Oct. 24 that it will fund a research project in collaboration with the Hebrew University of Jerusalem exploring methods for treating asthma with medical cannabis. Asthma, a pervasive […]

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While a number of studies have suggested that marijuana may be effective for reducing seizures, new research cautions that potent and synthetic forms of the drug have the opposite effect. Researchers suggest that the use of potent cannabinoids have the potential to trigger seizures. Researchers from the University of Tsukuba in Japan found that natural tetrahydrocannabinol […]

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For a long time, it’s been a “no-no” to discuss, and for some runners it may have even been a closet recreational activity. But as it gains popularity as legalization continues, more and more athletes are opening the discussion of cannabis use and their training. So, let’s just get right to it: More people are […]

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Cannabinoids are just as effective as existing drugs for the prevention of migraine. For cluster headache, however, cannabinoids may only benefit patients who have experienced migraine since childhood. Researchers say that cannabinoids may be effective for preventing migraine attacks. These are the findings of a new study recently presented at the 3rd Congress of the […]

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For a long time, it’s been a “no-no” to discuss, and for some runners it may have even been a closet recreational activity. But as it gains popularity as legalization continues, more and more athletes are opening the discussion of cannabis use and their training. So, let’s just get right to it: More people are […]

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Epidiolex, and oral solution of pure plant-derived cannabidiol, or CBD, is GW’s lead candidate in development for severe, orphan, treatment-resistant epilepsy syndromes such as Dravet syndrome and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (LGS). Last month the London, UK-headquartered firm submitted its New Drug Application (NDA) for Epidiolex to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to review, and […]

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The Brazilian government has authorized HempMeds Brasil, a unit of California-based Medical Marijuana, to import the parent company’s hemp cannabidiol (CBD) oil flagship product — known as Real Scientific Hemp Oil (RSHO) — for the management of multiple sclerosis (MS) symptoms. This is the first time Brazil’s National Health Surveillance Agency (Agência Nacional de Vigilância Sanitária, or ANVISA), has […]

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Oil industry of cannabis is a new indoor growing industry, and it is wholly a new category of products which rises rapidly. Cannabis hemp oil it is also known as CBD oil. The derived amounts of exceedingly obliged hemp, and it is available for online purchasing, and it delivers directly to your door. It also […]

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The state where I live has legalized medical marijuana (MMJ) and it’s getting ready to open state-licensed marijuana dispensaries. So, I’ve been thinking about using MMJ to treat some of my MS symptoms. How can MMJ help MS patients? A 2012 study by researchers at the University of Plymouth in the U.K. reported improvement in […]

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