The Ultimate Guide to CBD and Seniors With Arthritis

In the United States, 23 percent of adults suffer from arthritis. Around the world, 350 million people have this condition. While most people who have arthritis are age 65 or older, there are still many young and middle-aged adults who also have this c…

The Potential of CBD and Cannabis Within the Anxiety and Autism Community

With the stigma of cannabis fading by the day, more families are exploring treatments that are more accessible and less pharmaceutical. The autism community is (literally) buzzing over several recent studies showing that cannabis and CBD-based products…

Pediatricians Seeing a Growing Demand for Medical Cannabis for Kids

Most Canadian pediatricians are shying away from medical cannabis for patients, knowing that it can hurt the developing brain and that there isn’t much research to guide them. But physicians say they are getting increasing requests for cannabis from pa…

Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine: Marijuana Helped My Cancer Recovery

Megadeth legend Dave Mustaine has opened up about his cancer recovery in a new interview. While speaking with Metal Hammer, Mustaine revealed he used marijuana to ease the side effects from 51 radiation treatments and nine chemotherapy sessions. Mustai…

Parents’ NHS Cannabis Fight for Toddler Who Suffers 100 Epilepsy Seizures a Day

Two-year-old Charlie Hughes has a rare condition that causes severe seizures that seven different NHS treatments have failed to treat – but medicinal cannabis have halved his daily fits. The parents of a toddler with life-threatening epilepsy are fight…

Cannabis for Pediatric Epilepsy.

Epilepsy is a chronic disease characterized by recurrent unprovoked seizures. Up to 30% of children with epilepsy will be refractory to standard anticonvulsant therapy, and those with epileptic encephalopathy can be particularly challenging to treat.

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The role of cannabis in treating anxiety: an update.

Cannabis use for medical purposes has become increasingly common, including as treatment for mental health disorders such as anxiety. Unfortunately, the evidence examining its use in mental health has been slow to evolve, but is emerging.

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Medical cannabis in supportive cancer care: lessons from Canada.

Medical cannabis, or cannabinoid-based products, continues to grow in popularity globally, driving the evolution of regulatory access frameworks; cancer patients and caregivers often rely on guidance from their physicians regarding cannabinoid-based treatments.

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Mapping cannabis potency in medical and recreational programs in the United States.

Cannabis related online searches are associated with positive attitudes toward medical cannabis, particularly when information is obtained from dispensaries. Since pain is the main reason for medicinal cannabis use, information from dispensary websites has the potential to shape the attitude of pain patients towards cannabis.

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