Insomnia is Treated Effectively with Medical Marijuana

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No data was collected on sex or race/ethnicity. Sleep is an essential part of maintaining mental, emotional, biological and physiological balance. Without proper sleep, it can be difficult to function and the ability to perform even menial tasks is diminished. For some, insomnia means falling asleep, but not staying asleep. For others, insomnia means having difficulty falling asleep; and for some, it may mean experiencing a combination of both sleep disruptions.

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Terpene Spotlight: Myrcene

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Ana Teresa Rufino and her team summarized that the “data show that myrcene has significant anti-inflammatory and anti-catabolic effects in human chondrocytes and, thus, its ability to halt or, at least, slow down cartilage destruction and osteoarthritis progression warrants further investigation.”. Essential Oils have become commonplace and accepted as a supplement to an individual’s health care routine.

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New data shows Cannabis replacing Alcohol and Pharmaceuticals in the U.S.

Leaf Science

The groundbreaking study conducted by New Frontier Data surveyed over 3,000 adult Americans to show people from all age groups and demographics in the U.S. The post New data shows Cannabis replacing Alcohol and Pharmaceuticals in the U.S. A new U.S. study shows that more and more people are giving up alcohol and pharmaceuticals in favour of cannabis use.

DIY Marijuana Topicals: Pain Relieving Frankincense and Cannabis Massage Oil

Cannabis Cheri

We currently have little data and science to go on as to optimal topical dosages. Note: You can make this DIY Cannabis Massage Oil in THC and/or CBD versions! Did you know that ancient remedies that were used at the time of Jesus’s birth are still as effective today? This topical oil is a good example. It’s easy to make from just three ingredients that were used in Biblical times: olive oil, frankincense, and cannabis.

DEA Report: Fewer Marijuana Seizures, But More Arrests In 2018

NORML

Federal agents seized fewer total marijuana plants in 2018, but made more arrests for cannabis-related offenses, according to annual data compiled by the US Drug Enforcement Administration. million marijuana plants nationwide in 2018. million in 2018. Adult-use retail sales of cannabis began in California in 2018. The agency also reported 5,632 marijuana-related arrests in 2018, a 20 percent increase over 2017 figures.

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DIY Marijuana Topicals: Pain Relieving Frankincense and Cannabis Massage Oil

Cannabis Cheri

We currently have little data and science to go on as to optimal topical dosages. Note: You can make this DIY Cannabis Massage Oil in THC and/or CBD versions! Pin This! Did you know that ancient remedies that were used at the time of Jesus’s birth are still as effective today? This topical oil is a good example. It’s easy to make from just three ingredients that were used in Biblical times: olive oil, frankincense, and cannabis.

2018 In Review: Wrapping Up the Rollout of Legalization in Canada

SpeedWeed

With the federal government fulfilling a campaign promise to legalize and regulate the cannabis market, it is not an exaggeration to call 2018 the most important year in Canadian history for cannabis policy. As Leafly and our fellow cannabis enthusiasts look ahead to 2019 and the next wave of rules, regulations, and politics, let’s take a look back at some of the biggest moments and challenges to the Canadian legal cannabis market in 2018. February 2018. March 2018.

Buzzes & Bummers: 2018 Was a Wild Ride in the World of Cannabis

SpeedWeed

In my defense, 2018 has been a wild ride in the world of weed, a 12-month timespan which truly could be called “the best of times and the worst of times,” or perhaps just the highest and lowest of times. The Top 10 Cannabis Stories of 2018. But until then, here are the buzzes and bummers 2018 had to offer. Which Cannabis Strains Are Highest in CBD, According to Lab Data?

PAH Point of Sale Conversion

Peninsula Alternative Health

In October 2018, I left my position as a Senior Data Scientist at Anne Arundel Medical Center to focus my efforts on Peninsula Alternative Health and our technology and data needs. It’s been an exciting transition ending 2018, and I’m looking forward to what 2019 has to offer. Hello All! I wanted to take this opportunity to introduce myself. My name is Dan Korpon, and I am the Chief Technology Officer for PAH.

A New Treatment: CBD Oil For Autism?

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An official study is aimed to conclude in July of 2019, where we’ll see all the data which comes forth. Initially, he refused their requests due to insufficient data, however the evidence shown by a recent study done in Israel on CBD managing epilepsy was enough to sway him in the other direction. In New York, a large-scale, double-blind study ran by Eric Hollander of the Montefiore Medical Center is poised to launch in December 2018 and finish in September of 2021.

Most Interesting Scientific Reports On Cannabis

Marijuanally

A cross-sectional analysis of data from the US National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey ( NHANES ) between 2005 and 2010 shows that present or previous marijuana users were less likely to experience type 2 diabetes compared to non-marijuana users. Another study that also used NHANES data showed a reduction in fasting insulin (16%) and insulin sensitivity (17%) for inactive marijuana users.

Oregon again sees huge 2018 marijuana harvest

Cannabis Chronicles

As of Wednesday, 70 grower licenses were expired, and 57 licenses were surrendered, according to commission data. Because of the federal illegality, there is not a balance between suppliers and demand,” said Beau Whitney, senior economist and vice president of New Frontier Data, a cannabis market research firm. “If SALEM, Ore — For the second year in a row, Oregon cannabis farmers have harvested more than a million pounds of usable marijuana.

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The WHO Revisits CBD Scheduling – What That Really Means

CannaTech

The World Health Organization (WHO) Expert Committee of Drug Dependence (ECDD) held their 40th meeting in Geneva from the 4th-7th of June 2018. Lastly, they mention a systematic review of the limited, yet emerging data on CBD use for drug addiction treatment. The critical review of THC is scheduled to be presented at another meeting of the ECDD in November 2018.

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Medicinal Genomics Secures Funding for a Better Cannabis Reference

Medicinal Genomics

This new reference will greatly improve the quality of sequencing data generated from the StrainSEEK Identification and Registration Service to fingerprint cannabis cultivars and challenge the detrimental and overly broad cannabis patents that are being issued. Kevin McKernan will speak more on this project and how it has the potential to disrupt the cannabis, cryptocurrency, and peer review industries at CannMed 2018.

Meet the Creators of Separating the Strains

CannaTech

That through presenting hard scientific data we will give patients out there the knowledge to feel better informed when it comes to treatment options and in understanding the complexities of this plant. The team saying goodbye to Billy Caldwell before he flew home after successfully getting his lifesaving cannabis medication returned to him by the Home Office, July 2018.

Correcting Statements Made About Microbial Testing Controversy in Massachusetts

Medicinal Genomics

On September 14th, 2018 Analytical Cannabis published an article echoing many of these same sentiments. Within this blog post, we have identified the statements included in the Analytical Cannabis article that Medicinal Genomics knows to be false, those that are true, as well as supplemental data on our position on each specific issue. Likewise, there is not any published validation data for their microbial methods.

Pushing Cannabis into Modern Healthcare

CannaTech

There is an overwhelming amount of new clinical data and research that explore the therapeutic effects of cannabis, along with insight into consumption methods, cannabinoids, and terpenes. Changing Cannabis Conversations Worldwide. Canada has been at the forefront of shaping much of the rhetoric surrounding cannabis since 2001. While Canada’s medicinal cannabis framework has gone through many iterations, Canada has led the way in showing to the world how to think about cannabis.

Massachusetts Marijuana Sales Hit $3 Billion Since 2018

Cannabis Law Report

Massachusetts marijuana sales hit a staggering $3 billion on May 14, a number that includes all sales since dispensaries first opened in the state in 2018. The commission reported that sales included data from 216 dispensaries and 11 delivery companies operating in Massachusetts.

NO BRAINER: CBD AND THC FOR HEAD INJURIES

Green Relief

LEE ON MAY 02, 2018. Preliminary data suggests that a synergistic combination of CBD and hypothermia may produce the best results. The benefits of CBD-rich cannabis concentrates for chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) are well-known among football players and other pro athletes. But the U.S. government still maintains that cannabis is a dangerous drug with no medical value. BY MARTIN A. Highlights: According to a U.S.

Popular Medical Cannabis Strains for Cancer Symptoms

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Furthermore, the last decade of data available reveals that new cancer diagnoses rates fell two percent in men while remaining the same rate in women. million new cancer cases are expected in 2018 – with nearly 610,000 expected to be in the U.S. Let’s start with some excellent news: As of 2015, cancer in the United States is on a steady decline.

The Epidiolex Effect: Will Other CBD Drugs Receive FDA and DEA Approval?

Freedom Leaf

Frontier Data predicts total sales of all CBD products in the U.S. Frontier Data predicts total sales of all CBD products in the U.S. In its September 2018 issue, Frontiers in Immunology published an analysis of CBD research that found “CBD was shown to have anxiolytic, antipsychotic and neuroprotective properties. Though it doesn’t get users high like THC-dominant products, CBD is all the rage these days due to its medical benefits and gray-area legality.

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Freedom Leaf’s Diversity in Cannabis Impact List

Freedom Leaf

After months of development, my partner and I built and successfully launched the beta for our cannabis data-analytics software, Jade Insights. It’s a software platform that helps cannabis businesses augment their process by providing insights for data-backed decision-making. Larry Hogan’s operational response team providing strategic data analysis of the state’s response to the opioid epidemic.”

Using Cannabis for ALS: Benefits, Research and Best Strains

Greencamp

Based on the currently available scientific data, it is reasonable to think that cannabis might significantly slow the progression of ALS, potentially extending life expectancy and substantially reducing the overall burden of the disease.”. The researchers surveyed 48 ALS patients (within the PatientsLikeMe community) who were using cannabis to alleviate their symptoms, and then analyzed the data the patients supplied them with.

What Going Green Means for the Golden State and the Rest of the World

CannaTech

billion by 2022, according to New Frontier Data, a premier cannabis data analytics firm. California Approves Industrial Hemp Farming- What That Means for the Golden State and the Rest of the World. Hollywood. Surfing. Sun-soaked beaches. The Golden Gate Bridge. Half Dome. Disneyland. These are some of the iconic images that immediately come to mind when people think of California.

MJ Biz Report – Canadian producers destroyed over 500 tons of cannabis since 2018

Cannabis Law Report

Canadian producers have destroyed millions of packaged cannabis products and hundreds of tons of unpackaged marijuana since adult use was legalized in late 2018, according to data acquired by MJBizDaily. Interesting story and well worth reading. They write.

Drastic Increase in Scientific Research on Medicinal Cannabis

Sensi Seeds

They evaluate data, which is now available thanks to the efforts of the cannabis policy reform movement, and try to provide answers, especially to those who need them most, namely, medical patients. The study in question, published on October 8 2018 in the Population Health Management journal, is entitled Trends in Publications on Medical Cannabis from the Year 2000. Cannabis Remains Prohibited Despite Legislative and Scientific Progress.

What’s the deal with cannabis capsules?

Weedistry

Capsules offer an element of simplicity, allowing healthcare practitioners to prescribe an exact milligram amount to a patient,” explains Dr. Kishan Mahabir, a nephrologist, internal medicine specialist, medical cannabis expert and medical advisor for CB2 Insights, a Toronto-based cannabis data company. Safe, convenient and less stigma-inducing, cannabis capsules seem to have it all. Encouraging, but like everything else cannabis-related, there’s a downside.

15 Incredible Health Benefits of CBD Oil

The Herb Collective

Slows the Progression of Cancer Cells While scientists are still researching CBD oil’s ability to delay the onset of Cancer, clinical trials and American Cancer Society efficacy data suggest that CBD oil combats two conditions associated with cancer cells – oxidative stress and inflammation. As Cannabis sales soar around the world, Cannabidiol oil (CBD) is garnering more excitement than the market can stand.

CBD Isolate Vs. Full Spectrum CBD

Green Relief

When comparing the data of the two groups, the results proved that the group administered with full spectrum CBD were provided with higher levels of relief. WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN CBD ISOLATE AND FULL SPECTRUM CBD? Due to its non-psychoactive healing properties, Cannabidiol (CBD) has become a very popular option for patients seeking a natural alternative to treat conditions such as chronic pain, anxiety, epilepsy, and more.

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Colorado’s New Cannabis Rules Advance its Growing Market

Sensi Seeds

With the announcement in September that Colorado’s cannabis market had generated more than $1 billion in revenue by August 2018, reaching the milestone much earlier than predicted and flooding state coffers with more than $200 million in tax revenue, it’s clear the industry’s move from black to green is on track. During the first six months of 2018, cannabis concentrate unit sales rose by a whopping 94.6

4 Medical Cannabis and Opioid Use Statistics

Canabo Medical Clinic

The increasing number of conditions that can be treated and higher-quality data are encouraging medical professionals to seriously consider medical cannabis for their patients. New data showed another increase in the first few months of 2018 , suggesting the crisis is getting worse. The opioid crisis is in full swing across Canada, and many are looking for a way to curb it.

PAH Point of Sale Conversion

Peninsula Alternative Health

In October 2018, I left my position as a Senior Data Scientist at Anne Arundel Medical Center to focus my efforts on Peninsula Alternative Health and our technology and data needs. It’s been an exciting transition ending 2018, and I’m looking forward to what 2019 has to offer. Hello All! I wanted to take this opportunity to introduce myself. My name is Dan Korpon, and I am the Chief Technology Officer for PAH.

Marijuana and Autism: Benefits, Studies and Best Strains

Greencamp

In a 2015 statement, the Canadian Pediatric Society said that “there is little data to support either the efficacy or safety of cannabis use for any indications in children.”. References: Aran A, Cassuto H, Lubotzky A; Cannabidiol Based Medical Cannabis in Children With Autism- a Retrospective Feasibility Study (P3.318); Neurology; April 2018; 90 (15 Supplement) P3.318. Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects 1 in 68 Canadian children and youth.

Washington Teens Smoked Less Pot Amid Legalization, Study Concludes

SpeedWeed

Valid, epidemiological data is scant. RAND fact-checked those findings using better data, which they published last week. Look for Actual Data, Not Guesswork. Segawa of the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board, and Magdalena Cerdá of New York University—obtained better, state-level data from the Washington Healthy Youth Survey. Inaccurate models of national data show use going up (yellow lines).

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The Tree of Life is being redefined with Genomics

Medicinal Genomics

Ivan Lianchko from Phase Genomics underscores this point 2 minutes into his discussion on HiC data. The first whole genome shotgun assemblies of microorganisms were published in 1995. Since then over 313,000 genomes have been sequenced to varying degrees. DNA sequencing has become the new framework upon which the Tree of Life is now built and referenced. . Traditional taxonomy relied on phenotypic features, interbreeding characteristics and metabolic tests.

Most Interesting Scientific Reports On Cannabis

Marijuanally

A cross-sectional analysis of data from the US National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey ( NHANES ) between 2005 and 2010 shows that present or previous marijuana users were less likely to experience type 2 diabetes compared to non-marijuana users. Another study that also used NHANES data showed a reduction in fasting insulin (16%) and insulin sensitivity (17%) for inactive marijuana users.

Oregon Revisits Worker Protections for Off-Duty Cannabis Enjoyment

SpeedWeed

based cannabis think tank New Frontier Data. SALEM, Ore. (AP) AP) — Oregon lawmakers will consider making it illegal for businesses to fire employees who flunk drug tests for using marijuana off the clock, reviving a workers’ rights campaign that failed in the statehouse last year. RELATED STORY. Why Legal Cannabis Can Still Get You Fired.