Cannabis as Medicine: 101

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For most cultures, the use of cannabis as a medicine can be traced back to thousands of years ago. The Canadian government paid less attention to cannabis having medicinal properties, and added it to a list of restricted drugs under the Opium and Narcotic act in 1923.

The History of Cannabis in Medicine

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However, cannabis has been used as medicine in different fields for many years. Feudal and prehistoric physicians combined the plant with tea or medicines to relieve pain and treat other ailments. The history of cannabis in medicine.

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Medicinal properties of CBD

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This shows the growing interest on the medicinal properties of this molecule by the scientific community. Cannabidiol as an emergent therapeutic strategy for lessening the impact of inflammation on oxidative stress , published in the Free Radical Biology and Medicine journal, September 2011.

Oregon NORML, In Partnership With The Oregon Justice League, Files “Legalization Justice Act of 2020”

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She generated international headlines when she opened the World Famous Cannabis Cafe in 2009, the nation’s first public-facing cannabis consumption lounge. 3) Allows existing cannabis dispensaries to add a social consumption space. (4)

History of the medicinal use of cannabis

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Cannabis or marijuana has been accompanying mankind for more than 10,000 years, which has found the myriad of uses of this plant, either at recreational, medicinal or industrial level. First medicinal uses of cannabis. Medicinal cannabis in the modern age.

What will unrestricted access to Medicinal Cannabis look like in Australia?

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What will unrestricted access to Medicinal Cannabis look like in Australia? Physicians who want to prescribe Medicinal Cannabis are required to jump through countless regulatory hoops, as are patients seeking treatment. Australia is a vital player in the global Medicinal Cannabis game.

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Singapore’s Minister for Law & Home Affairs Says Medicinal Cannabis Companies Are Just In It For The Money

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The IMH concluded that “cannabis consumption is associated with irreversible brain damage, brain shrinkage and serious mental/psychiatric illnesses. On the other hand, they found that are some medicine with cannabinoid products that are scientifically researched and medically approved.

Laughter – the overlooked benefit of cannabis use

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When we add the medicinal effects of cannabis to this impressive list, it’s clear that laughter and cannabis complement each other. Consumption“Its role in intimate relationships is vastly underestimated and it really is the glue of good marriages.

Learn How to Recognize Synthetic CBD and Cannabis

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Unfortunately, too many still must go through the black market for their medicine. Just because we can find CBD and cannabis more readily than ever before does not, unfortunately, mean that all options are safe for consumption. News Consumption Trends

Women Who Use Cannabis Are More Likely To Have Satisfying Orgasms, Study Reveals

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Excited to see my published paper in Sexual Medicine! Published online March 1, 2019 in Sexual Medicine , the data was analyzed and interpreted by: Becky K. The proper timing between cannabis consumption and sex was crucial for a “positive effect on orgasm.”.

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Cannabis: Gateway Drug or Life Preserver?

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With mindful consumption, people who use cannabis lead happier and more successful lives. People around the world used cannabis both for medicinal and spiritual purposes. Before Anslinger’s propaganda campaign in the 1930s, cannabis medicine was widely available across the U.S.

Chamomile and Cannabis Oil for Cancer

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Researchers found that thirty years of consumption of chamomile significantly reduced the risk of thyroid cancer and benign thyroid disease by 80%. While chamomile certainly isn’t the only factor in the onset or treatment of cancer, other factors such as lifestyle and diet do come into play; the medicinal value of chamomile in treating cancer is evident. Share this article if you believe cancer patients should have access to safe cannabis medicine.

Top 12 Cancer Fighting Foods [ Infographic]

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Hence consumption of these berries on a regular could have an impact in reducing the risk of cancer cells. Brain Tumor Breast Cancer Cancer Education Generel Health healing Health Homeostasis Leukemia Medicine News Pancreatic Cancer Parkinson's Patients Prostrate Cancer

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Cannabis Flavonoids – Emerging Therapeutic Applications

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Commonly grouped together, flavonoids combine together to supplement the other cannabis phytonutrients – and play a highly bioactive role in the plant’s consumption and cultivation. TITUS INSIGHTS: NSAIDS, FLAVONOIDS, AND AUTISM.

Cannabis: Gateway Drug or Life Preserver?

United Patients Group

With mindful consumption, people who use cannabis lead happier and more successful lives. People around the world used cannabis both for medicinal and spiritual purposes. Before Anslinger’s propaganda campaign in the 1930s, cannabis medicine was widely available across the U.S.

Cannabis: Gateway Drug or Life Preserver?

United Patients Group

With mindful consumption, people who use cannabis lead happier and more successful lives. People around the world used cannabis both for medicinal and spiritual purposes. Before Anslinger’s propaganda campaign in the 1930s, cannabis medicine was widely available across the U.S.

Chamomile and Cannabis Oil for Cancer

United Patients Group

Researchers found that thirty years of consumption of chamomile significantly reduced the risk of thyroid cancer and benign thyroid disease by 80%. While chamomile certainly isn’t the only factor in the onset or treatment of cancer, other factors such as lifestyle and diet do come into play; the medicinal value of chamomile in treating cancer is evident. Share this article if you believe cancer patients should have access to safe cannabis medicine.

Chamomile and Cannabis Oil for Cancer

United Patients Group

Researchers found that thirty years of consumption of chamomile significantly reduced the risk of thyroid cancer and benign thyroid disease by 80%. While chamomile certainly isn’t the only factor in the onset or treatment of cancer, other factors such as lifestyle and diet do come into play; the medicinal value of chamomile in treating cancer is evident. Share this article if you believe cancer patients should have access to safe cannabis medicine.

CBD Oil for Your Pets? How CBD Can Help Your Furry Friends

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When it comes to CBD oil for pets, there are still multiple options for consumption, but you may have to get creative when it comes to the administration process. If using a CBD capsule, you can wrap the tablet in peanut butter or another tasty treat to get your pet to take his or her medicine. Medicinal MarijuanaCBD oil is all the rage these days, and not just for humans.

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New to Cannabis? 5 Questions to Ask Our Budtenders

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Meanwhile, the method of consumption will also have an impact on your experience. Medicinal MarijuanaThere was a time when people could find only one or two types of marijuana in their area. But, times have changed, and they have changed for the better. Today, there are a countless number of marijuana strains on the market and they are available in an infinite number of forms. Are you looking to vape your marijuana? Do you want to apply it topically with skin creams?

What Is Microdosing? A Guide to Microdosing Cannabis

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So, for the first few days, we recommend using the same strain and/or method of consumption, if possible. Medicinal MarijuanaIn recent years, microdosing has gained popularity in the cannabis community. Still, you may be wondering: What is microdosing? Microdosing is the act of using a very small amount of a substance to feel minor, but still perceptible, sensations.

Grenco Science and Vapium Announce Joint Venture to Introduce Accudose

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The first-of-its-kind cannabis consumption platform will fill a void in the market for an accurate, dosing protocol that will allow practitioners to prescribe cannabis as medicine, reframing cannabis consumption. LOS ANGELES, Aug.

Freedom Leaf’s Diversity in Cannabis Impact List

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” “We’ve been vocal and active on local, regional and national levels, working to destigmatize consumption, decriminalize use and promote that, frankly, regulation works.” Since we started in 2009, we’ve been vocal and active on local, regional and national levels, working to destigmatize consumption, decriminalize use and promote that, frankly, regulation works.

Terpene Spotlight: Phytol

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As the cannabis plant gains more notoriety for its medicinal uses, more research is proving what humans have known for centuries. Cannabis has been a source of food, fuel, paper, and building materials, a textile fiber, and a folk medicine remedy for thousands of years. THC and CBD are two popular cannabinoids, and have been used medicinally for centuries. Dewick in Medicinal Natural Products: A Biosynthetic Approach.

Terpene Spotlight: Pulegone

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Cannabis has been used for human consumption for centuries. Cannabis has been a source of food, fuel, paper, and building materials, a textile fiber, and a folk medicine remedy for thousands of years. As the cannabis plant gains more notoriety for its medicinal uses, more research is proving what humans have known for thousands of years. Dewick in Medicinal Natural Products: A Biosynthetic Approach.

Medical Cannabis Pot-ential

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The main drawback with the growing requirements is that some of these are aimed at traditional allopathic medicines. In terms of obtaining growing licenses from SAHPRA under the medicines control act, this will allow you to: Distribute medicine containing cannabis.

Pushing Cannabis into Modern Healthcare

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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. What began as a legal medicine more than 15 years is now being legalized for adult recreational use.

Vaping Products Linked with Rising Number of Hospitalizations

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While initial cases of the phenomenon were associated with consumption of cannabinoid oil products via the use of unregulated vapor cartridges , the CDC reports that some cases have also been linked to the use of nicotine only. Nonetheless, a review of the phenomenon published Friday in The New England Journal of Medicine acknowledges , “[N]o conclusions can [yet] be drawn as to which compound or compounds are the causes of injury.”

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Terpene Spotlight: Bisabolol

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Cannabis has been a source of food, fuel, paper, and building materials, a textile fiber, and a folk medicine remedy for thousands of years. This efficacy translates to better medicine and better treatments for patients. According to this 2010 review titled “Chamomile: A herbal medicine of the past with a bright future ”, chamomile is one of the most ancient medicinal herbs discovered and used by humans.

Terpene Spotlight: Caryophyllene

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The cannabis plant is one of the oldest medicinal plants known to humans, with historical references dating back 5 to 10 thousand years. For centuries, humans have relied on the medicinal functions of the cannabis plant despite not having the science or the ability to understand just how the plant works biologically and physiologically. Speak to a certifying medical marijuana physician to determine the recommended strain and method of consumption.

Terpene Spotlight: Camphene

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Cannabis has been used medicinally for centuries. National Library of Medicine (UNLM) reports that “ Camphene can be found in a number of food items such as dill, caraway, hyssop, and fennel, which makes camphene a potential biomarker for the consumption of these food products.” Speak to a certifying medical marijuana physician to determine the recommended strain and method of consumption. Medical marijuana genetics are more prolific and stronger than ever before.

Terpene Spotlight: Humulene

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Cannabis has been a source of food, fuel, paper, and building materials, a textile fiber, and a folk medicine remedy for thousands of years. THC and CBD are two popular cannabinoids, and have been used medicinally for centuries. The major conclusion is that larger-scale use of terpenoids in modern medicine should be taken into consideration.”.

Canadian Marijuana Company Working on “Odourless Cannabis”

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For instance, it is difficult to hide marijuana consumption in an enclosed space as the smell tends to linger for some time, depending on the method of consumption (vaporization being the most discreet). Whether we use it or not, we are universally familiar with the smell of cannabis.

Terpene Spotlight: Bergamotene

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Cannabis is becoming more accepted as a medicinal aid especially as more research is conducted to understand the complexity and advantages of the plant. Cannabis and Natural Cannabis Medicines ” by Robert C. Clarke and Watson reason that “cannabis is among the very oldest of economic plants providing humans with fiber for spinning, weaving cloth, and making paper; seed for human foods and animal feeds; and aromatic resin containing compounds of recreational and medicinal value.”.

Why and How Does Marijuana Work? Understanding Cannabinoids

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Cannabis should be seen not so much as a medicine but rather as a supplement. Far from being discouraged by oppressive laws and draconian regulations, consumption of cannabis should be encouraged and supported. Guest post by Lanny Swerdlow, RN, LNC.

Thailand Legalized Medical Marijuana

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Once the new law is published in the Royal Gazette, the cultivation, import, export, possession and consumption of cannabis for medical purposes will be legal in the Land of Smiles.

Prohibition Partners Launches The Asian Cannabis Report™,

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Almost 86 million people across Asia consume cannabis annually and medicinal cannabis consumption alone is expected to increase faster in Asia than in other early-adopter nations and regions.

Prohibition Partners Publish The North American Cannabis Report,

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In the US, medicinal cannabis is legal in 33 states, while adult-use cannabis is legal in 11 (and Washington DC). In the near-term, data suggests that value sales of medicinal cannabis will dwarf the recreational market , although this will fall to just over half of value sales by 2024.

Terpene Spotlight: Pinene

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The terpenes, or terpenoids, form the largest group of phytochemicals , and account for some medicinal properties of cannabis, as well as many medicinal herbs, plants and essential oils. The major conclusion is that larger-scale use of terpenoids in modern medicine should be taken into consideration.”. A 2015 study determined that pine needle oil from crude extract of pine needles has been used as an anti-cancer agent in Traditional Chinese Medicine.

Mexico: Senator Julio Menchaca Salazar presents initiative to reform articles 235 and 247 of General Health Law to regulate use of cannabis for recreational or recreational purposes for persons of legal age.

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He indicated that clear information and rules will allow the medicinal and textile use of the plant; regulate the certification of the seed, its production and distribution, as well as alert society about the damage caused by the abuse of its consumption.