Category Archives: cbd treatments for breast cancer

FDA Issues Warning to Curaleaf for ‘Illegally Selling’ CBD Products Claiming to Treat Cancer – Curetoday.com
03 Oct
9:56

FDA Issues Warning to Curaleaf for ‘Illegally Selling’ CBD Products Claiming to Treat Cancer – Curetoday.com

Curaleaf, a Massachusetts-based marijuana producer and retailer, is accused of more than a dozen unfounded claims regarding its products containing cannabidiol. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning letter to Curaleaf Inc. for allegedly illegally selling unapproved products containing cannabidiol (CBD) online with ‚Äúunsubstantiated claims.‚ÄĚ In turn, the […]

Responding to the Recent U.S. Surgeon General Cannabis Advisory – Cannabis Dispensary
02 Oct
7:54

Responding to the Recent U.S. Surgeon General Cannabis Advisory – Cannabis Dispensary

In August, on the heels of a Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) announcement that it would finally begin to expand certifications for cannabis cultivation facilities in an effort to increase access to research material, U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams released a warning against the dangers of ‚Äúmarijuana‚ÄĚ use and the […]

Responding to the Recent U.S. Surgeon General Cannabis Advisory – Cannabis Business Times
02 Oct
1:54

Responding to the Recent U.S. Surgeon General Cannabis Advisory – Cannabis Business Times

In August, on the heels of a Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) announcement that it would finally begin to expand certifications for cannabis cultivation facilities in an effort to increase access to research material, U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams released a warning against the dangers of ‚Äúmarijuana‚ÄĚ use and the […]

Breast cancer treatment: Drug Kisqali (ribociclib) extends lives of young breast cancer patients, study finds – CBS News
01 Oct
5:55

Breast cancer treatment: Drug Kisqali (ribociclib) extends lives of young breast cancer patients, study finds – CBS News

Adding a newer drug to standard hormone therapy lengthens the lives of younger women with advanced breast cancer, a new trial has found. The drug, called Kisqali (ribociclib), is already approved for treating such patients — based on earlier results showing it can delay the progression of their cancer. This […]

Breast Cancer at ASCO 2019: IO, CDK4/6i, and New Approvals – Medscape
01 Oct
1:36

Breast Cancer at ASCO 2019: IO, CDK4/6i, and New Approvals – Medscape

This transcript has been edited for clarity. Kathy D. Miller, MD: Hi. It’s Dr Kathy Miller, coming to you from the 2019 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) annual meeting. I’m joined by my good friend, Dr Harold Burstein, to talk about updates in breast cancer. He is a medical […]

Early detection not well understood in Tonga, says Lord Tangi – Matangi Tonga
01 Oct
3:35

Early detection not well understood in Tonga, says Lord Tangi – Matangi Tonga

Tonga’s Vaiola Hospital sees 40 new breast cancer patients each year, but very few cases are detected early enough, before the cancer has spread to other parts of the¬†body. Breast cancer surgeon, Lord Tangi, this morning begged women in Tonga to use the early detection facilities that had been available […]

‘Smart drug’ shows promise for metastatic triple-negative breast cancer – European Pharmaceutical Review
30 Sep
1:37

‘Smart drug’ shows promise for metastatic triple-negative breast cancer – European Pharmaceutical Review

A study has shown that a ‚Äėsmart drug‚Äô that delivers a toxic payload directly to tumour cells could be a possible treatment for breast cancer‚Ķ A ‚Äúsmart drug‚ÄĚ has shown promise for women with metastatic triple-negative breast cancer, based on data from a clinical trial at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia‚Äôs Herbert Irving Comprehensive […]

Living With Metastatic Breast Cancer: 5 Things to Know – Medscape
29 Sep
3:26

Living With Metastatic Breast Cancer: 5 Things to Know – Medscape

As a result of more effective and varied treatments, patients with metastatic breast cancer (MBC) are living longer, particularly those with the HER2-positive subtype.[1,2] With this expanding longevity, clinicians are increasingly challenged in managing quality of life and survivorship issues, including psychosocial matters, in this patient population.[2] Patients with MBC […]

Dr. Mechoulam Does It Again – Cannabis Business Times
28 Sep
7:17

Dr. Mechoulam Does It Again – Cannabis Business Times

The New Mexico Department of Health must begin issuing medical cannabis cards to qualifying non-residents following a judge‚Äôs ruling that upholds an elimination of the program‚Äôs residency requirements. Santa Fe District Court Judge Bryan Biedscheid‚Äôs order addressed confusion over the state‚Äôs medical cannabis law earlier this year. During this year‚Äôs […]

Dr. Mechoulam Does It Again – Cannabis Dispensary
27 Sep
10:54

Dr. Mechoulam Does It Again – Cannabis Dispensary

The New Mexico Department of Health must begin issuing medical cannabis cards to qualifying non-residents following a judge‚Äôs ruling that upholds an elimination of the program‚Äôs residency requirements. Santa Fe District Court Judge Bryan Biedscheid‚Äôs order addressed confusion over the state‚Äôs medical cannabis law earlier this year. During this year‚Äôs […]