Category Archives: cbd treatments for cancer

3 Pharma & Biotech Pipeline Areas to Keep an Eye on in 2020 – Yahoo Finance
09 Jan
11:56

3 Pharma & Biotech Pipeline Areas to Keep an Eye on in 2020 – Yahoo Finance

In 2019, the FDA granted approval to 48 novel drugs. As in the past years, several approvals were for cancer drugs. These apart, the agency’s approvals included treatment options for patients living with cystic fibrosis, sickle cell disease and rare muscular disorders. Important approvals of non-cancer drugs were for Caplyta […]

Block Commodities strengthens its Scientific Advisory Team (“SAT”) with two key appointments – PharmiWeb.com
09 Jan
11:50

Block Commodities strengthens its Scientific Advisory Team (“SAT”) with two key appointments – PharmiWeb.com

London, 9 January 2020 – Block Commodities Ltd today announces the appointments of Professor Justin Stebbing and Professor Andrew Garner to its Scientific Advisory Team (SAT). Professor Stebbing joins the SAT as Chair and will play a central role in helping the Board to identify and unlock suitable investment opportunities […]

New York Governor Renews Call For Marijuana Legalization In State Of The State Address – Marijuana Moment
09 Jan
12:38

New York Governor Renews Call For Marijuana Legalization In State Of The State Address – Marijuana Moment

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) is again making marijuana legalization a top administrative priority for the new year, he said during his State of the State address on Wednesday. The governor, who included cannabis reform in his budget proposal last year, was unable to get legalization passed after months […]

Is cannabidiol (CBD) the future? – The River Reporter
09 Jan
12:04

Is cannabidiol (CBD) the future? – The River Reporter

The 2018 Farm Bill that was passed by Congress and signed by the president removed hemp from the Controlled Substances Act, if the hemp in question contains 0.3 percent or less of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) the active ingredient in marijuana that produces the “high” when people ingest it. In New York, […]

No, CBD doesn’t get you high — but it’s also not a cure-all – ZME Science
08 Jan
12:24

No, CBD doesn’t get you high — but it’s also not a cure-all – ZME Science

Cannabidiol (CBD) has taken the world by storm. It’s a chemical compound commonly found in cannabis, and a few preliminary studies have suggested that CBD might help in dealing with anxiety, pain, and some specific conditions. However, the qualities of CBD (both positive and negative) have been greatly exaggerated. Here’s […]

Researchers: Some pet products touted as CBD don’t have any – CTV News
08 Jan
1:04

Researchers: Some pet products touted as CBD don’t have any – CTV News

Companies have unleash ed hundreds of CBD pet health products accompanied by glowing customer testimonials claiming the cannabis derivative produced calmer, quieter and pain-free dogs and cats. But some of these products are all bark and no bite. “You’d be astounded by the analysis we’ve seen of products on the […]

Why Florida’s Medical Cannabis Industry Is Holding Its Breath – Cannabis Wire
07 Jan
1:15

Why Florida’s Medical Cannabis Industry Is Holding Its Breath – Cannabis Wire

The Florida Supreme Court will soon take up a case that has the potential to upend the state’s cannabis industry. The grip of a handful of big players on the state market could be broken. Or not.  At issue is a 2017 law that caps both the number of licensed […]

Chemotherapy Truthers Are the New Anti-Vaxxers – Elemental
07 Jan
1:04

Chemotherapy Truthers Are the New Anti-Vaxxers – Elemental

Technically, Wark is correct: Chemotherapy is poison. Chemotherapy is derived from noxious mustard gas, which was first developed as a military weapon; those who inhaled it experienced trouble breathing and instantaneous blindness and they usually died. In 1943, two scientists at Yale experimented to see if mustard gas could be […]

How CBD pet product brands avoid federal warnings – PetfoodIndustry.com
07 Jan
1:15

How CBD pet product brands avoid federal warnings – PetfoodIndustry.com

Cannabidiol (CBD) pet product brands must follow specific guidelines when marketing and labeling their products to avoid the fates of 13 companies warned by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration that their products violated the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act). Bill Bookout, president of the National Animal […]

UM Partners with Emerald Bioscience to License Cannabis-derived Drugs – Ole Miss News
07 Jan
1:14

UM Partners with Emerald Bioscience to License Cannabis-derived Drugs – Ole Miss News

A researcher propagates cannabis plants at the UM School of Pharmacy’s Marijuana Project. The university has licensed two new drug candidates that may provide nonaddictive pain management, prevent blindness and alleviate the threat of irreversible vision loss from glaucoma and other eye diseases. Photo by Robert Jordan/Ole Miss Digital Imaging […]