Category Archives: cbd treatments for cancer

Expert: Science Shaky on Cannabis for OSA – MedPage Today
12 Jun
6:44

Expert: Science Shaky on Cannabis for OSA – MedPage Today

SAN ANTONIO — Although one state has authorized medical cannabis as a treatment for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), the science supporting it remains shaky and physicians should be very cautious about recommending it, a sleep medicine specialist said here. “The evidence is starting to come in, but it is still […]

CBD products off limits on federal installations > United States Air Force Academy – U.S. Air Force Academy
12 Jun
6:24

CBD products off limits on federal installations > United States Air Force Academy – U.S. Air Force Academy

U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. —  CBD is turning up everywhere: Is it okay for service members and federal employees to use? The Cannabidiol industry has grown rapidly in recent years – popping up everywhere from gas stations to local drugstores. A derivative of the cannabis sativa L. plant, commonly known […]

FDA grapples with ‘Wild West’ CBD market – S&P Global Platts
12 Jun
2:05

FDA grapples with ‘Wild West’ CBD market – S&P Global Platts

Cannabidiol, or CBD, is appearing in all kinds of consumer products as the U.S. Food and Drug Administration struggles to come up with guidelines for regulation of the substance.These gummy worms displayed at the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition trade show in May contain 10 milligrams of CBD. Source: […]

Marijuana Experts? There Really Is No Such Thing – Forbes
12 Jun
6:44

Marijuana Experts? There Really Is No Such Thing – Forbes

Getty Getty It was just last week that some coroner from Louisiana made national news by claiming that a woman died as a result of a marijuana overdose. Considering that there have never been any reports of someone croaking from cannabis, the story sparked a significant amount of outrage in the […]

CBD, Anticancer Protein Show Potential to Kill Tumor Cells, Study Finds – Weedmaps News
12 Jun
2:20

CBD, Anticancer Protein Show Potential to Kill Tumor Cells, Study Finds – Weedmaps News

Korean researchers have observed increased efficacy in a cancer-fighting agent when it was combined with cannabidiol (CBD), according to a new article published in the scientific journal Cancers.   Oncology researchers at Korea University College of Medicine in Seoul, South Korea, paired CBD with a common colorectal cancer treatment. The […]

Hitting The High Notes with Reva DeVito, Myke Bogan and Mimicking Birds – Vortex Music Magazine
11 Jun
7:04

Hitting The High Notes with Reva DeVito, Myke Bogan and Mimicking Birds – Vortex Music Magazine

For some, the new era of legal cannabis has changed lives. For others, it’s provided a validation of choices they no longer have to hide. In conversation with R&B diva Reva DeVito, hip-hop artist Myke Bogan, and Mimicking Birds’ bass and keyboard player Adam Trachsel, we examine what normalization looks […]

Mom who favors holistic treatment disappears with daughter who reportedly has cancer – KGW.com
11 Jun
2:28

Mom who favors holistic treatment disappears with daughter who reportedly has cancer – KGW.com

WILSONVILLE, Ore. — Wilsonville police are asking for help from the public as they search for a 13-year-old girl. Kylee J. Dixon takes medication and needs medical care, police say. Authorities believe Kylee’s mother, Christina Gale Dixon ignored a court order to take Kylee to the Department of Human Services. […]

Man Sentenced to 4 Years in Jail After Buying 42 Pounds of Cannabis Edibles for Cancer Medication – TimesOfCBD
11 Jun
2:29

Man Sentenced to 4 Years in Jail After Buying 42 Pounds of Cannabis Edibles for Cancer Medication – TimesOfCBD

Thomas J. Franzen acquired 42lbs of cannabis-infused chocolate. His attorney called the judge “compassionate” in his sentencing of only 4 years after Franzen pled guilty. Medical marijuana is known as a helpful treatment for patients that are undergoing cancer treatment, due to its healing properties and ability to stimulate hunger. […]

Health – WFMJ
10 Jun
7:34

Health – WFMJ

Scientists feel chill of crackdown on fetal tissue research (AP Photo/Eric Gay). FILE – In this Tuesday, May 23, 2017 file photo, activists dressed as characters from “The Handmaid’s Tale” chant in the Texas Capitol Rotunda as they protest SB8, a bill that would require health care facilities, including hospita… […]

Nikki Fried names doctors, lawyers, patients to new ‘Medical Marijuana Advisory Committee’ – Florida Politics
10 Jun
2:28

Nikki Fried names doctors, lawyers, patients to new ‘Medical Marijuana Advisory Committee’ – Florida Politics

Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried has released the names on her newly-created Medical Marijuana Advisory Committee, which will “help improve the state’s medical marijuana policies,” she said in a statement. “I’m proud to establish the advisory committee to help expand patient access, and to advance and modernize policies to move Florida […]