A Cannabinoid Antagonist for Dying COVID Patients?

Project CBD

French scientists promote cannabinoid antagonist as a treatment for COVID -19

Cannabinoids: THC

FloridaMarijuana.net

A 2006 edition of Current Pharmacology published an article titled: “Role of the Cannabinoid System in Pain Control and Therapeutic Implications for the Management of Acute and Chronic Pain Episodes”. The authors state that “the discovery of the cannabinoid receptors in the 1990s led to the characterisation of the endogenous cannabinoid system in terms of its components and numerous basic physiologic functions.”. Each patient’s needs are unique.

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Cannabinoids & Cancer in the Clinic

Project CBD

An oncologist and an osteopath discuss cannabis therapy for cancer patients

Cannabinoids, Influenza, and Coronavirus

Americans for Safe Access

With everything happening in the news lately, we want to present some scientific data to help medical cannabis patients and adult-use consumers make informed decisions in regard to cannabis products available, product safety, and personal health. Each person’s health situation is unique, and medical cannabis patients should discuss with their doctor or healthcare provider the best approach to prevent and treat current illnesses while potentially battling influenza or coronavirus

Clinical Trial: Cannabinoid Administration Via a Metered-Dose Inhaler Is Safe and Effective for Chronic Pain Patients

NORML

The delivery of precise doses of THC via an inhaler is associated with pain mitigation in patients with neuropathy and other complex pain conditions, according to clinical trial data published in the European Journal of Pain. A team of Israeli researchers conducted a randomized placebo-controlled clinical trial to assess the safety and efficacy of a novel, metered-dose cannabis inhaler in 27 patients with chronic pain.

Cannabinoids and Cancer in the Clinic

Project CBD

An oncologist and an osteopath discuss cannabis therapy for cancer patients

How does medical marijuana help patients with Epilepsy?

FloridaMarijuana.net

Medical marijuana can alleviate certain side effects and, some research indicates, reduce the number of seizures a patient experiences. Cannabinoids are compounds in cannabis that target cells in the body. Recently , the mainstream press has initiated a growing interest in the efficacy of cannabinoids when other therapies have failed. Since each patient’s needs are unique, the certifying physician will make a recommendation based on individual conditions.

Project CBD Releases Educational Primer on Cannabinoid-Drug Interactions

Project CBD

Project CBD , a California-based educational non-profit, has published an in-depth primer on Cannabinoid-Drug Interactions for health professionals, patients, and public policy-makers. New: This report is now available in Spanish and Japanese translations! See bottom of this article for downloads. The 33-page report, summarized below, is available for free download at the bottom of the page

Medical Marijuana Patients Use Less ADHD Medication

CannaMD

A study published earlier this year reveals a simple but interesting pattern: When patients with ADHD consume more cannabis, they require fewer prescription drugs. Cannabinoid and Terpenoid Doses are Associated with Adult ADHD Status of Medical Cannabis Patients.

Patients Frequently Substituting Cannabis For Anti-Anxiety Drugs

NORML

Patients authorized to legally use medical cannabis frequently substitute it in place of benzodiazepines, according to a pair of new studies published this week. In the first study , Canadian researchers assessed the relationship between cannabis and benzodiazepines in a cohort of 146 patients enrolled in the nation’s medical marijuana access program.

5 Things Every Cannabis Physician Should Know

Leafwell

This article is for medical marijuana patients and physicians alike. We believe knowledge is power and Leafwell seeks to educate not only patients but medical professionals as well.

Project CBD Releases Educational Primer on Cannabinoid-Drug Interactions

Project CBD

Project CBD , a California-based educational non-profit, has published an in-depth primer on Cannabinoid-Drug Interactions for health professionals, patients, and public policy-makers. The 33-page report, summarized below, is available for free download at the bottom of the page

Project CBD Releases Educational Primer on Cannabinoid-Drug Interactions

Project CBD

Project CBD , a California-based educational non-profit, has published an in-depth primer on Cannabinoid-Drug Interactions for health professionals, patients, and public policy-makers. New: This report is now available in Spanish and Japanese translations! See bottom of this article for downloads. The 33-page report, summarized below, is available for free download at the bottom of the page

Study finds cannabinoid plays key role in PTSD and ‘fear extinction’

Leafly

Why can't PTSD patients forget trauma? Cannabinoids may be a critical factor in the brain's ability to extinguish memory. The post Study finds cannabinoid plays key role in PTSD and ‘fear extinction’ appeared first on Leafly. Health anandamide brain studies memory ptsd traumatic memories

Migraine Patients: 82% Say Marijuana Works

CannaMD

According to a recent study published in the Journal of Headache Pain , across 2,032 patients and 21 illnesses, headache was a symptom treated with cannabis in 24.9% (505) of cases, while 88% (445) of headache patients treated probable migraines with cannabis.

John Malanca Returns To Where It All Began – United Patients Group

United Patients Group

My work there was completed on May 31, 2020 and it was time for me to step down and return to United Patients Group, where Corinne and I started this journey in 2011. I’ve interviewed and will continue to interview top medical professionals, scientists, patients, pharmacists, government officials and product companies, both in the cannabis sector and integrative world.

Cornwall UK: Change.org Petition To Protect Tony Bevington, 80-year old cannabis patient from prosecution.

Cannabis Law Report

UK based Global Cannabinoid Solutions an organisation that has worked alongside the cannabis social movement since 2016 to support grass roots patient initiatives has started … Read More.

A Patient’s Guide to Using Medical Cannabis for Pain Relief

United Patients Group

There are many cannabinoids besides CBD and THC, and our body produces some naturally. A 2007 study concluded that cannabinoids, including cannabidiol, was effective in relieving the neuropathic pain that is experienced by 50%-70% of multiple sclerosis patients. A more recent 2014 study showed that analgesia is one of the principal therapeutic targets of the endocannabinoid system and many studies have confirmed the efficacy of cannabinoids to treat neuropathic pain.

Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome Relieved by Legal Marijuana

WeedAdvisor

Cannabinoid hyperemesis (CHS) – referred to colloquially as “cannabis vomiting syndrome” – is marked by chronic nausea and vomiting. The patient smoked one gram per day to help with anxiety, pain and insomnia. According to Global News : “The first step in curing cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome is to stop consuming. But Verbora’s patient, after a break, switched from grey-market to legal cannabis and started smoking about as much as before.

Canopy Growth Acquires Germany’s C3 Cannabinoid Compound Company

Cannabis Life Network

The acquisition brings together Canopy Growth‘s medical business with Europe’s largest cannabinoid-based pharmaceuticals company. Dronabinol was the first cannabinoid product in Germany that could be prescribed by the country’s physicians. In 2018, C3 supplied approximately 19,500 patients in […]. The post Canopy Growth Acquires Germany’s C3 Cannabinoid Compound Company appeared first on Cannabis News | Marijuana News | Medical Cannabis News.

Serious Conditions Are Responding To Cannabinoid Therapy

Peninsula Alternative Health

Because nearly one-third of patients with epilepsy are not getting the results they want from conventional treatments, they are eager to experiment with natural cannabinoid therapy. However, because cannabinoids reduce seizures through numerous mechanisms of actions, possible drug interactions are still unclear. Of 272 combined patients, 86% experienced some clinical benefit, and 10% experienced a complete clinical response.

Real or Not, Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome Is a Costly Diagnosis

Leafly

Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome is a diagnosis that is poorly understood by doctors and popularly rejected by cannabis advocates. But more patients report that quitting cannabis led to recovery—unfortunately after footing astronomical medical bills. The post Real or Not, Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome Is a Costly Diagnosis appeared first on Leafly.

Study Finds Topical Cannabinoids Treat Intractable Leg Ulcers

The Joint Blog

According to a new study the administration of cannabinoids, terpenes, and flavonoids resulted in wound healing in a pair of elderly patients with treatment-resistant leg ulcers. In one patient cannabinoid treatment resulted in complete wound closure in 77 days.

Cannabis for Lupus: Here’s How Cannabinoids Relieve Inflammation

Greencamp

Hence, lupus patients often look for complementary treatments for controlling their symptoms. It makes sense: The most common symptoms that patients with lupus have to deal with are inflammation and pain, and cannabis is known for being especially effective at fighting both. Women are nine times more likely to suffer from lupus than men— 90 percent of patients are women. The two most abundant cannabinoids found in cannabis are THC and CBD.

New Patient Experience

Peninsula Alternative Health

As pioneers of the Maryland cannabis industry, we take great pride in offering patients a wide variety of products and clinical guidance. PAH strives to be a positive influence in the community and encourages patients to use cannabis as a complimentary medicine. Through patient feedback and ongoing research, our team provides thoughtful recommendations on cannabis products that best fit the individual’s needs. by Erin Bilenki.

Cannabis Terpenes, Part 1

FloridaMarijuana.net

This resin is a sticky and thick-textured substance that contain a variety of terpenes and cannabinoid metabolites. The terpenes dictate how the particular strain of cannabis effects a patient. Schematic of terpene and cannabinoid biosynthesis in cannabis. Terpenes aroma cannabinoid cannabis plants cannabis strains florida medical marijuana florida medical marijuana patients florida medical strains

How Cannabis Is Helping to Treat the Patients of Neurodegenerative Diseases

PrestoDoctor

Many of these conditions can be severe, leaving patients disabled, unable to think clearly or walk without aid. Cannabis is rising as an effective way to treat many health disorders—some of the positive ways that Cannabis can assist patients in including neurodegenerative diseases.

88 year old Parkinson’s patient

Green Relief

The post 88 year old Parkinson’s patient appeared first on. Cannabinoids cannabis Cannabis Oil CBD Education Endocannabinoid System endocannabinoid system (ECS) Entourage healing Health Parkinson'sParkinson’s. Hi Ron. I wanted to give you an update on John’s dad. He’s been taking the Sativa now, 5 drops on a spoon held under the tongue, for over 2 weeks and he is responding very well.

Dosing A Patient With MMJ: A Primary Caregiver’s Guide

MMJ Recs

Being a caregiver to a medical marijuana patient is a big responsibility. How Much Medical Marijuana Should I Give My Patient? Plus, everyone responds just a bit differently to MMJ strengths , which is why it’s essential to start slow with a low dose to see how it impacts the patient and helps to manage their symptoms. There’s a low risk of overdose, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t use caution until you know how the MMJ will impact the patient.

Top 5 Dispensaries in the San Francisco Bay Area

United Patients Group

Right now, CBD seems to be making its way into all kinds of products–from balms, lotions, tinctures, edibles, vapes, and even in foods–this cannabinoid is another great addition to any regimen. Top 5 Dispensaries in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Combining Cannabis with Chemo and Radiation. Is It Possible?

United Patients Group

Many patients have heard that cannabis can help navigate the side effects of chemotherapy. But patients who are already immuno-compromised and going through chemo have a lot of questions. Most oncologists are very hesitant to let patients smoke.

Marijuana for Nausea: Helping Cancer Patients for Decades

Greencamp

Since then, countless patients found relief in cannabis, even though most of the times doctors would only recommend it when all other “mainstream” options were exhausted. However, some people don’t react well to antiemetics—most notably cancer patients going through aggressive chemo. One of the first studies on this topic was published in 1975, when a group of researchers looked deep into THC’s antiemetic effects in 20 cancer patients receiving chemotherapy. (

Patients of CannaTech: Me’aleh

CannaTech

CannaTech is a world-leading medical cannabis event bringing together industry mavens, researchers, creators, and policy-makers to accelerate cannabinoid-based innovation. This sector is ever-expanding and endlessly profitable, however all of this growth pivots on the fulcrum of patient access. Among our guests were patients and families who have been directly impacted by medical cannabis. In this way we can tailor quantity, strain, and delivery system to suit each patient.

THC Basics: An Introduction For Patients

Canna Care Docs

An Introductory Lesson on THC Basics For Medical Cannabis Patients. Cannabis, a plant that has proven to be endlessly complex is still under the microscope by researchers, patients, physicians, and society. But many new patients need an introduction on THC basics, learning how it plays a role in a patient’s well-being and healing. Cannabinoid pharmacology: the first 66 years. The post THC Basics: An Introduction For Patients appeared first on Canna Care Docs.

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Can You Benefit From CBD Oil This Winter?

United Patients Group

appeared first on United Patients Group. For many, winter means harsh weather conditions and the possibility of contracting several health issues. Learn how taking CBD oil can potentially help you manage these issues this winter. There are many useful properties in cannabis.

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What Is Smokable Hemp Flower & Where Can You Buy It Legally?

United Patients Group

The hemp flower is rich in full-spectrum of the plant’s cannabinoids and terpenes, the compound having an enticing smell and relaxing effect, which leads people to use it for smoking purposes. appeared first on United Patients Group.

3 Ways CBD Helps Calm People Suffering from Anxiety

United Patients Group

Ways CBD Helps Calm Patients Suffering from Anxiety. CBD is one of 140 + different cannabinoids that occur naturally in the cannabis plant. Alongside tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), CBD is one of the most studied of these cannabinoids.