CBD

Studies show that cannabinoids may help fight certain breast cancers

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Justin Kander

2/28/2015

www.MedicalJane.com

For years, studies have suggested cannabinoids fight different forms of breast cancer. THC has been shown to induce apoptosis in ErbB2-positive breast cancer cells and inhibit tumor growth in animals. CBD is known to work […]

Marijuana Myths and Cannabis Facts

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by Dustin Sulak D.O

Whatever our political stance or lifestyle choice, from marijuana prohibitionist to daily smoker, we all share one thing—we live in a time when marijuana’s place in our laws, economies and communities is changing […]

Strains with the highest CBD

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A list of the highest CBD strains which allow patients to benefit from the therapeutic effects of medical cannabis without feeling any of the psychoactive effects.  Read more

Why the bill to legalize CBD stops short

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The House of Representatives is deciding on a bill that would exempt CBD from the federal ban on cannabis, but stops short of legalizing the many other cannabinoids that most patients consume.  While many are celebrating […]

A federal bill introduced to legalize CBD

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A bipartisan bill introduced in the House of Representatives on Monday would legalize a compound in marijuana used to treat severe epilepsy.

The legislation, called the “Charlotte’s Web Medical Hemp Act of 2014,” would exclude “therapeutic hemp” […]

New research on cannabis and cancer tumors

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“THC, the major active component of marijuana, has anti-cancer properties,” Dr. Peter McCormick, a researcher from University of East Anglia in England and co-author of the study, said in a statement. “This compound is known to […]

As children get results from medical cannabis, laws are changing

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For many of the kids, their seizures are dropping in number and intensity, and kids long lost to their medical conditions – or the powerful drugs used to treat them – are rediscovering the world.

News of […]

Which cannabis strain works best for your condition?

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There are hundreds of varieties of medical cannabis, each with slightly different medicinal effects.  Finding the right medicine will likely require trying out a number of varieties, but the […]

Marijuana is Effective for Neuropathic Pain

A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled parallel group study published in this month’s issue of the European Journal of Pain, and published online early by the National Institute of Health, has found that cannabis can significantly reduce pain and improve sleep in those with neuropathic pain.

For the study; “303 patients with PNP (peripheral neuropathic pain) associated with […]

Marijuana vs. The Munchies

Now a new cannabis medicine is being developed to suppress your appetite.

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By David Bienenstock

MON JUL 16, 2012

British researchers have begun clinical tests to determine if  THCV and cannabidol (CBD), two non-psychoactive compounds found only in […]