Category Archives: cbd oil effects on cancer

CBD Business Booming in Charlotte
04 Nov
1:35

CBD Business Booming in Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, NC – Charlotte’s first CBD dispensary is open and ready for business. CBD is a growing industry in Charlotte. CBD is the chemical is found in hemp, but it will not get you high. It’s important to make sure CBD comes from certified suppliers. CBD Charlotte sells CBD oils, […]

Asia plants seeds for medical cannabis market
04 Nov
1:45

Asia plants seeds for medical cannabis market

TAIPEI — Several Asian countries are considering steps to decriminalize medical cannabis, potentially putting the region on course to becoming the world’s main production hub of the drug. A proposal to revise the legal framework in Thailand was submitted last month to Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, who has supported the […]

$11 Billion Medical Cannabis Market – Global Forecast 2018-2023
02 Nov
2:29

$11 Billion Medical Cannabis Market – Global Forecast 2018-2023

DUBLIN, Nov 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The “Medical Cannabis Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2018-2023” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The global medical cannabis market size was estimated to be more than US$ 11 Billion in 2017. The market value is further expected […]

Paul Ryan Touts The Benefits Of A Marijuana Ingredient And Industrial Hemp
01 Nov
2:35

Paul Ryan Touts The Benefits Of A Marijuana Ingredient And Industrial Hemp

You’ve probably heard that marijuana legalization is on the ballot in several states in November. But if you haven’t heard—and you live in one of those states—you might soon be receiving a call from a volunteer with Students for Sensible Drug Policy (SSDP). The national advocacy group recently launched a […]

Area patients say medical marijuana providing relief
30 Oct
3:24

Area patients say medical marijuana providing relief

Medical marijuana has worked wonders for Tonie Dimon. Dimon, 56, of Monessen turned to medical cannabis as an alternative to opioids and prescription drugs like Xanax and Flexeril that made her feel so miserable and nonfunctional that she couldn’t watch her grandchildren anymore. While she was originally approved to take […]

“Weed The People” Doc Follows Kids Treating Cancer With Marijuana
29 Oct
3:35

“Weed The People” Doc Follows Kids Treating Cancer With Marijuana

While the federal government sits on the fence regarding marijuana, more than half of Americans support legalizing it. But for the families featured in Weed the People, marijuana is medicine for their children. The documentary follows five kids whose parents have chosen to treat their child’s cancer with cannabis oil, […]

Repurposing drugs with anti-cancer side effects
29 Oct
3:44

Repurposing drugs with anti-cancer side effects

In an attempt to analyse reasons why some patients do not benefit from advances in cancer treatments, in-depth analysis of patient populations for trials has revealed interesting new insights, particularly in terms of drug repurposing. Indeed, meta-analysis of the survival of melanoma patients in this country shows that in addition […]

A cure for now: Why CBD is everywhere
28 Oct
3:56

A cure for now: Why CBD is everywhere

By Alex Williams New York Times News Service It’s hard to say the precise moment when CBD, the voguish cannabis derivative, went from being a fidget spinner alternative for stoners to a mainstream panacea. Maybe it was in January, when Mandy Moore, hours before the Golden Globes, told Coveteur that […]

Ricki Lake on “Weed the People”: “It’s not about getting high, it’s about children dying of cancer”
27 Oct
4:26

Ricki Lake on “Weed the People”: “It’s not about getting high, it’s about children dying of cancer”

“Weed the People” is director Abby Epstein and executive producer Ricki Lake’s timely and compelling documentary about using cannabis oil as an alternative medicine for children with cancer. The film features half a dozen case studies of babies and teens who take this form of medical marijuana to reduce tumors. […]

Cannabis Oil Shows Strong Effects Against Crohn’s Disease
26 Oct
4:35

Cannabis Oil Shows Strong Effects Against Crohn’s Disease

Israeli researchers presented a study at the European Gastroenterology Conference this week that showed a regimen of cannabis oil made a significant improvement on the symptoms of Crohn’s Disease, Heathline reports. Crohn’s Disease is an inflammatory bowel condition that can affect any part of the gastrointestinal tract, though most commonly it affects the […]