Category Archives: cbd treatments for cancer

Scientists discover new cannabinoids 30 times stronger than THC – Happy Mag
12 Jan
11:01

Scientists discover new cannabinoids 30 times stronger than THC – Happy Mag

Scientists have proven there’s plenty more that we’re unaware of when it comes to the science behind marijuana. On December 30th in 2019, Italian scientists discovered two new cannabinoids produced in the cannabis plant. These discoveries could help explain the variation in the effects of medical and recreational marijuana in […]

How Marijuana Affects Your Brain And Body – Patch.com
11 Jan
10:51

How Marijuana Affects Your Brain And Body – Patch.com

The effects of marijuana are double-edged. On one side, researchers are showing the numerous medical benefits of cannabis. There is also a group of researchers showing the harmful mental effects of marijuana. One thing is for sure; there is a widespread lack of scientific knowledge on most of the effects […]

The high cost of novel drugs in 2019; License to Pill – S&P Global
11 Jan
11:27

The high cost of novel drugs in 2019; License to Pill – S&P Global

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research approved 48 first-of-their-kind therapies in 2019, the second-highest number of new molecular entities cleared for the world’s largest pharmaceutical market in the past two decades. The agency set the record in 2018, with 59 new molecular entities approved […]

7 Top Spa-Wellness Trends – WholeFoods Magazine
11 Jan
11:12

7 Top Spa-Wellness Trends – WholeFoods Magazine

The overarching theme at the September 2019 ISPA (International Spa Association) Conference, held in Las Vegas, was “evolution.” This is the most appropriate description for what the spa industry is experiencing. As the founder of the leading wellness PR firm, I’ve been attending ISPA since it was established. At that […]

Destroying tumors in mice; de-aging fruit flies; counting neurons in zebrafish – S&P Global
10 Jan
11:46

Destroying tumors in mice; de-aging fruit flies; counting neurons in zebrafish – S&P Global

This is a recurring column on early-stage research in animals or other laboratory models that has not entered the clinic yet but could have implications for future research and development of human medicines. Improving cancer immunotherapy in mice Scientists increased the destruction of tumor tissue in mice by combining multiple […]

Oregon mother who fled with teen to avoid cancer surgery can see her – The Register-Guard
10 Jan
11:17

Oregon mother who fled with teen to avoid cancer surgery can see her – The Register-Guard

PORTLAND — An Oregon judge has ruled that a mother who took her daughter out of the state to seek alternative treatment rather than go forward with surgery to treat a rare form of liver cancer can see her daughter before and after the operation, which is set for next […]

Partnership for new drugs derived from cannabis to prevent vision loss – Health Europa
10 Jan
12:03

Partnership for new drugs derived from cannabis to prevent vision loss – Health Europa

iStock-Yarygin A new partnership has been formed to license two new synthetic drug candidate formulations derived from cannabis. The cannabis research program at the University of Mississippi (UM) School of Pharmacy has partnered with pharmaceutical company Emerald Bioscience Inc. to license two new drugs derived from cannabis in the hopes […]

US cancer death rate drops by largest annual margin ever, report says – STAT
10 Jan
11:30

US cancer death rate drops by largest annual margin ever, report says – STAT

NEW YORK — Researchers on Wednesday reported the largest-ever one-year decline in the U.S. cancer death rate, a drop they credited to advances in lung-tumor treatments. The overall cancer death rate has been falling about 1.5% a year since 1991. It fell 2.2% from 2016 to 2017, according to the […]

The Ultimate Guide to Intellectual Property Protection for Cannabis Businesses – Cannabis Industry Journal
10 Jan
12:15

The Ultimate Guide to Intellectual Property Protection for Cannabis Businesses – Cannabis Industry Journal

As of this writing, one cannot register trademarks with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for cannabis products and services that “touch” the cannabis plant (i.e., cultivate, manufacture or dispense cannabis products), with the recent exception for certain hemp-based products and services, because use of trademarks must be lawful […]

Daily on Healthcare: House panel set to weigh in on weed – Washington Examiner
09 Jan
11:36

Daily on Healthcare: House panel set to weigh in on weed – Washington Examiner

Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what’s going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue! HOUSE PANEL SET TO WEIGH IN ON WEED: The House Energy and Commerce’s Health Subcommittee is […]