‘Too costly, not enough evidence it works’, says UK in blow to cannabis campaigners

Cannabis Law Report

The watchdog refused to allow its national health service to prescribe medical cannabis for children with severe epilepsy because there is “not enough evidence it works”, a decision which angered campaigners and parents who said their children will suffer as a result. Doctors are unwilling to prescribe medicinal cannabis, it said, as they are worried about the possible long-term effects on the brain, particularly from longer term exposure to THC, the psychoactive constituent in cannabis.

Cannabis for Sciatica: Can It Actually Help?

Greencamp

Quite the contrary, the only official study that was ever performed on sciatica sufferers was with isolated THC. Also, there are many positive testimonies from people who’ve been self-medicating with “regular” cannabis, which contains THC, CBD, and many other cannabinoids. In a nutshell, it seems that many components of cannabis are able to alleviate pain caused by sciatica. The sciatic nerve. CBD or THC for sciatica? THC for sciatica.

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Your guide to hemp, cannabis, and all things CBD.

StrainConnect

The difference between the cannabinoids CBD and THC. the magic line is drawn at the amount of THC content in the plant. THC, then it is considered hemp. THC, it is considered cannabis and is Federally deemed as a Schedule 1 drug. THC rule, if a Cannabis sativa L. THC, it is classified as cannabis. THC, it would be classified as hemp, and any CBD that is extracted from a plant classified as hemp would be considered “Hemp-Derived CBD.”

Medical Marijuana vs. Recreational Marijuana

The Joint Blog

The focus is mainly on the two out of 100 chemicals known as Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol(CBD). Recreational marijuana comes with a higher level of THC and is meant to provide consumers with the ‘high’ which comes as a side effect to its consumption. Indica Vs Sativa : Indica and the sativa are the two major types of cannabis plant containing different levels of THC and CBD. Whereas Sativa has a higher THC content and gives you the desired euphoria.