Category Archives: cbd treatments for cancer

Florida Parents Lose Custody Of Toddler In CBD Vs. Chemo Battle – CBD Testers
19 May
4:49

Florida Parents Lose Custody Of Toddler In CBD Vs. Chemo Battle – CBD Testers

When doctors told one Florida couple that chemo was the only way to save their toddler’s life, they had no idea that refusing could have such dire consequences. When 3-year-old Noah was diagnosed with cancer in his blood and bone marrow in April, his parents were understandably distraught. Doctors told […]

Meth Vs. Opioids: America Has Two Drug Epidemics, But Focuses On One – Kaiser Health News
18 May
11:47

Meth Vs. Opioids: America Has Two Drug Epidemics, But Focuses On One – Kaiser Health News

This story is part of a partnership that includes KQED, NPR and Kaiser Health News. This story can be republished for free (details). Kim had been wine tasting with a friend in Sonoma, Calif. They got into an argument in the car that night and Kim thought someone was following […]

Why There Aren’t More CBD Strains (and Why That’s About to Change) – Leafly
18 May
5:01

Why There Aren’t More CBD Strains (and Why That’s About to Change) – Leafly

Right now, CBD is all the rage, but ten years ago it took a team effort of growers, researchers, breeders, and scientists to identify the few remaining high-CBD strains in existence and match them up with growers willing to take a chance on the then obscure cannabinoid. Next, they had […]

These Israeli scientists are showing the world why medical cannabis is the next big thing in big pharma – BestTechie
18 May
11:57

These Israeli scientists are showing the world why medical cannabis is the next big thing in big pharma – BestTechie

This year is poised to be the year of cannabis. Ever since Canada became the second country ever to legalize cannabis for both medical and recreational use, the industry has gone “full bloom.” More countries, US states, and governments, are following suit, with a majority favoring legalization especially in the […]

Global Medical Cannabis (Indica, Sativa and Hybrid) Markets Report 2019-2024 – P&T Community
18 May
5:17

Global Medical Cannabis (Indica, Sativa and Hybrid) Markets Report 2019-2024 – P&T Community

DUBLIN, May 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The “Medical Cannabis Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2019-2024” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The global medical cannabis market size was estimated to reach a value of US$ 13.4 Billion in 2018. The market is further expected […]

Florida Parents Lose Custody Of Toddler In CBD Vs. Cancer Battle – CBD Testers
18 May
12:14

Florida Parents Lose Custody Of Toddler In CBD Vs. Cancer Battle – CBD Testers

When doctors told one Florida couple that chemo was the only way to save their toddler’s life, they had no idea that refusing could have such dire consequences. When 3-year-old Noah was diagnosed with cancer in his blood and bone marrow in April, his parents were understandably distraught. Doctors told […]

FDA Response To Cannabidiol Confusion Is Slow And Steady – Law360
17 May
12:25

FDA Response To Cannabidiol Confusion Is Slow And Steady – Law360

By Meghana Shah, Gregory Kaufman and Sarah Chaudhry May 16, 2019, 5:54 PM EDT Law360 (May 16, 2019, 5:54 PM EDT) — Despite the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s prohibition against the inclusion of cannabidiol, commonly known as CBD, in food products and dietary supplements, consumable CBD products have, almost overnight, […]

Cancer organization marks anniversary with important new CBD partnership – Arkansas Times
17 May
5:46

Cancer organization marks anniversary with important new CBD partnership – Arkansas Times

Of all the benefits that CBD potentially holds, arguably the ones most hoped-for are those that may bring relief to cancer patients. Among the flurry of studies that kicked off since the Farm Bill placed industrial hemp into a category separate from marijuana are several looking into the potential ways […]

Cancer mum invests in $2m cannabis campaign – Northern Star
17 May
12:45

Cancer mum invests in $2m cannabis campaign – Northern Star

A QUEENSLAND solo mum who has terminal lung cancer despite never having smoked in her life is throwing her weight – and cash – behind a $2 million medicinal cannabis crowd-funding campaign by two local doctors. Kate Malvenan, 39, was left reeling when told she had only six to 24 […]

Despite the hype, the CBD molecule is actually pretty amazeballs – Boing Boing
16 May
5:57

Despite the hype, the CBD molecule is actually pretty amazeballs – Boing Boing

CBD is definitely screaming up toward the peak of inflated expectations, but it’s not pure grift: the actual molecule and the way it interacts with our bodies is pretty amazing. Writing in the New York Times Magazine, Moises Velasquez-Manoff dives deep into the history of therapeutic uses of CBD (which […]