Category Archives: cbd treatments for epilepsy

Is CBD Actually Beneficial for Your Health? – Psychology Today
12 Jul
10:14

Is CBD Actually Beneficial for Your Health? – Psychology Today

There is actually nothing all that new about medical marijuana. Humans have been smoking cannabis, or marijuana, to get high for at least 2500 years. The sought-after ingredient in cannabis for this purpose is tetrahydrocannabinol, better known as THC. Physicians have been able to prescribe THC for many years in […]

State to allow medical marijuana for anxiety and Tourette Syndrome – TribDem.com
12 Jul
3:19

State to allow medical marijuana for anxiety and Tourette Syndrome – TribDem.com

HARRISBURG – Anxiety disorder and Tourette Syndrome will soon be added to the list of conditions eligible for treatment by medical marijuana in Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania Health Secretary Rachel Levine announced Thursday that people with those medical conditions will be eligible for medical marijuana beginning on July 20. She said there […]

Is CBD Toxic to the Liver? – Project CBD
12 Jul
12:04

Is CBD Toxic to the Liver? – Project CBD

The huge popularity of cannabidiol (CBD), a non-intoxicating component of cannabis, has helped to destigmatize the plant and restore its reputation as an important medicinal herb. But bogus science and inept reporting continue to distort how we understand the benefits and risks of CBD and cannabis. A recent article by […]

Anxiety, Tourette syndrome being added as qualifying conditions for Pennsylvania medical marijuana – lehighvalleylive.com
12 Jul
5:05

Anxiety, Tourette syndrome being added as qualifying conditions for Pennsylvania medical marijuana – lehighvalleylive.com

The Pennsylvania Health Department is adding anxiety disorders and Tourette syndrome to the list of conditions that can qualify residents to obtain legal medical marijuana. The state heath secretary, Dr. Rachel Levine, announced Thursday she’ll be adding them as of July 20. Levine says her decision was based on the […]

Five Applicants Pre-File As Medical Marijuana Facilities In Cape Girardeau, Over 550 Statewide – KRCU
12 Jul
1:54

Five Applicants Pre-File As Medical Marijuana Facilities In Cape Girardeau, Over 550 Statewide – KRCU

Over 550 medical marijuana facilities have pre-filed applications with the Missouri health department, 12 of which could be located in southeast Missouri.  On June 4, forms were made available to the public for potential cultivation, manufacturing, dispensary, and testing facilities for the drug.  Five applicants have since filed as dispensaries […]

Is CBD Right For Me? Top Reasons Why Cannabidiol May Not Work for You – HealthMJ
11 Jul
6:54

Is CBD Right For Me? Top Reasons Why Cannabidiol May Not Work for You – HealthMJ

CBD has been treated as a positive solution for many men and women concerning various health issues such as stress, anxiety, pain, inflammation, and the like. Those who have tried CBD products and have failed to be impressed may want to look into a number of factors, rather than giving […]

Cannabis Oil Can Massively Reduce Seizures In Kids With Severe Epilepsy – IFLScience
11 Jul
3:46

Cannabis Oil Can Massively Reduce Seizures In Kids With Severe Epilepsy – IFLScience

Aside from a small number of highly publicized individual cases, evidence for the safety and efficacy of cannabis oil as a treatment for epilepsy has, until now, remained thin. Yet a new study in the journal Frontiers in Neurology reveals that the drug can indeed significantly reduce the rate of […]

What’s the Difference Between CBD and Cannabis? – Convenience Store Decisions
11 Jul
8:43

What’s the Difference Between CBD and Cannabis? – Convenience Store Decisions

How much do you know about these two substances from the same plant? By Isabelle Gustafson | July 10, 2019 CBD and cannabis are hot topics, but many people don’t know what they are exactly, or the difference between the two. The laws and regulations about selling or using them […]

Bio-pharma extraction facility receives licence – Manufacturers’ Monthly
11 Jul
5:35

Bio-pharma extraction facility receives licence – Manufacturers’ Monthly

Latest News Bio-pharma company THC Global Group is licenced to produce medical cannabis from its Southport Manufacturing Facility. According to THC Global, initial annual production could exceed 12,000kg of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) isolates, created under Good Manufacturing Practices  (GMP) compliant methods. “We expect to be supplying Australian patients with […]

How Is Medical Cannabis Influencing the Pharmaceutical Industry and Economy Since 2014? – TimesOfCBD
10 Jul
7:25

How Is Medical Cannabis Influencing the Pharmaceutical Industry and Economy Since 2014? – TimesOfCBD

Since legalization in 2014, medical marijuana has revolutionized the pharmaceutical industry. People have been using cannabis to treat different conditions like epilepsy, endometriosis, and chronic pain. New Frontier Data did a study that discovered the effects of the introduction of cannabis in the medical field. This study embarked on two […]