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Cannabinoids in combination with chemotherapy found “most effective” at killing cancer cells

Cannabinoids in combination with chemotherapy found “most effective” at killing cancer cells

New research confirms that cannabinoids can be effective in killing leukaemia cells, particularly in combination with chemotherapy The study also found that cannabinoids are most effective when used after chemo treatment It also confirmed that cannabinoids possess anticancer properties on their own St. George’s University of London may have just proven that cannabis can be effective in treating certain types of cancer. Researchers tested whether existing […]

by · August 21, 2017 · 0 comments · Uncategorized
Cannabinoid Deficiency May Explain a Variety of Health Conditions

Cannabinoid Deficiency May Explain a Variety of Health Conditions

  by Drake Dorm As we know, endocannabinoids are naturally produced within the body and play a major role in overall health. Similarly, medical marijuana and phytocannabinoids derived from cannabis have exhibited a number of therapeutic benefits. Researchers Propose the Idea of Cannabinoid Deficiency The list of conditions tied to cannabis is wide-ranging and steadily growing. Whether cannabinoids are providing relief from migraines, fibromyalgia, or irritable bowel […]

by · August 21, 2017 · 1 comment · Uncategorized
Marijuana Edibles Could be the Answer for Fibromyalgia

Marijuana Edibles Could be the Answer for Fibromyalgia

Image: Wana Brands Cannabis-derived products are the best available treatment for pain management in my opinion. I have worked with people and animals with chronic pain, and cannabis is the most effective treatment I have found. Nature provided us with a super drug, and it’s a shame more people can’t access it for pain relief. The potential medicinal benefits of cannabis […]

by · August 21, 2017 · 0 comments · Uncategorized
Cannabis Gum For Pain Relief: Would You Try This?

Cannabis Gum For Pain Relief: Would You Try This?

Axim is an actively involved company in the research and development of innovative cannabinoid products for the use of pharmaceutical purposes. MedChewRx is a new pharmaceutical, functional chewing gum containing cannabinoids. With clinical studies going on world wide, this chewing gum is the first of its kind. The gum is designed to relieve patient’s chronic pain, as well as treating […]

by · August 21, 2017 · 0 comments · Uncategorized
New study finds no link between cannabis and psychosis

New study finds no link between cannabis and psychosis

Research from the U.K., Ireland and Denmark may have debunked one of the strongest arguments against cannabis The study found no increased risk for psychosis in cannabis users who abstain from other “drug use” A new study, published in Drugs and Alcohol Today, has claimed that there is no increased risk for psychosis for those who only use cannabis. The study […]

by · August 20, 2017 · 0 comments · Uncategorized
The prescription drug killing nearly as many people as cocaine

The prescription drug killing nearly as many people as cocaine

A leading pathologist has called for Tramadol to be upgraded to a Class A drug without prescriptionafter an influx of deaths. Professor Jack Crane, State Pathologist for Northern Ireland, is worried about the dangers surrounding the painkiller. The opiate-based drug is used to treat moderate or severe pain and can only be acquired through prescription. But, like many drugs, it’s often abused – […]

by · August 20, 2017 · 0 comments · Uncategorized
Texas Governor To Medical Marijuana Patients ‘This Is A Law And Order State’

Texas Governor To Medical Marijuana Patients ‘This Is A Law And Order State’

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has responded to families who say they had to leave the state to participate in medical marijuana programs. “This is a law and order state, we have been and will continue to be so” say’s Gov. Abbott. “Right now Governor Greg Abbott shows no signs of changing his stance on medical marijuana” according to Leslie Aguilar […]

by · August 20, 2017 · 0 comments · Uncategorized
In Photos: These ‘Dragon Balls’ Contain 3,000 Grams of Pure Cannabis Oil

In Photos: These ‘Dragon Balls’ Contain 3,000 Grams of Pure Cannabis Oil

As the artist held his orb up to the sky, you might sooner guess that we were touring Saruman’s tower in Middle Earth than an extraction facility in Seattle. But this globe is no crystal ball or palantir – it’s 3,000 grams of pure cannabis extract measuring up to a staggering 99% THC. Its creators at X-tracted Labs call them Dragon Balls (like in […]

by · August 20, 2017 · 0 comments · Uncategorized
In Rebuke to Sessions, Senate Committee OKs Medical Marijuana Protections

In Rebuke to Sessions, Senate Committee OKs Medical Marijuana Protections

The Senate Appropriations approved an amendment to protect state medical marijuana patients this morning, delivering a setback to Attorney General Jeff Sessions. In May, Sessions delivered a letter to Congress specifically requesting that leaders reject that budget amendment, known as the Rohrabacher-Blumenauer amendment. The amendment, led by Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT), passed in a voice vote with strong Republican support. During the hearing, Leahy […]

by · August 19, 2017 · 0 comments · Uncategorized
Depression Damages Parts of the Brain, Research Concludes

Depression Damages Parts of the Brain, Research Concludes

Brain damage is caused by persistent depression rather than being a predisposing factor for it, researchers have finally concluded after decades of unconfirmed hypothesising. A study published in Molecular Psychiatry today has proved once and for all that recurrent depression shrinks the hippocampus – an area of the brain responsible for forming new memories – leading to a loss of […]

by · August 19, 2017 · 0 comments · Uncategorized