Study: CBD “Promising” Therapy for Cocaine Addiction

CannaMD

A new review published by scientific journal, Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior , has found that marijuana cannabinoid, CBD, is a “promising” therapy for treating cocaine dependence. The post Study: CBD "Promising" Therapy for Cocaine Addiction first appeared on CannaMD.

Cannabis Therapy for Seizures in Animals

Project CBD

The use of cannabis as medicine for animals has been getting a lot attention in the medical, scientific, and pet owning communities. One of the potential uses showing the most promise is in the treatment of seizures. Does it work as well for pets as it does for people

Oregon Psychedelics: Petition to Legalize Psilocybin for Therapy Moves Forward

Canna Law Blog

The post Oregon Psychedelics: Petition to Legalize Psilocybin for Therapy Moves Forward appeared first on Harris Bricken

Psilocybin Mushrooms: The Next Cannabis?

Leafwell

Broaching the subject of magic mushrooms as a form of therapy for psychiatric illnesses is not something one usually does in polite company. Health & Wellness Addiction anxiety depression fungi plant medicine psychedelic therapy psychiatry PTSD therapyIntroduction. Yet, perhaps one sometimes should. It is, after all, something we here at Leafwell take a brief look at on our cannabis for addiction page.

Ketamine, Psilocybin and New Drug Therapies: The Webinar Video Replay

Canna Law Blog

On July 9th, California psychedelic attorneys Hilary Bricken (Los Angeles), Griffen Thorne (Los Angeles), Vince Sliwoski (Portland) and Jesse Mondry (Portland) hosted an interactive webinar to answer questions on the future of legalization and regulation of new drug therapies and alternative medicine, including: efforts to decriminalize and regulate psychedelics and other plant medicines.

Dr. Bronner’s launches Heal Soul campaign in support of psychedelic-assisted therapy and medicine

Cannabis Law Report

The post Dr. Bronner’s launches Heal Soul campaign in support of psychedelic-assisted therapy and medicine first appeared on Cannabis Law Report.

Cannabinoid Therapies: Mental Health Treatment is Going Holistic

Cannabis Life Network

Throughout its history, there have been countless documents recording Cannabinoid Therapies medical uses for ailments ranging from menstrual […]. The post Cannabinoid Therapies: Mental Health Treatment is Going Holistic appeared first on Cannabis News | Lifestyle Tips | Expert Opinions | Stocks. The earliest written record of cannabis consumption dates back to 2727 B.C. and the mythological Chinese Emperor Shen Nung.

Treating addictions with psychedelic psychotherapy

Cannabis Life Network

You’ve tried going to therapy, taking medications, receiving treatment at rehabilitation centres–everything. Imagine having a treatment-resistant addition. But none of it worked. Where do you even go from there? What else is there to do?

This Man Wants To Smash Diabetes With Cannabis Therapy

The Fresh Toast

This Man Wants To Smash Diabetes With Cannabis Therapy It wasn't until Martin Tindall walked around a Colorado dispensary and saw firsthand how cannabis could lengthen and save lives did he become a believer. The post This Man Wants To Smash Diabetes With Cannabis Therapy appeared first on The Fresh Toast.

FREE Webinar: Ketamine, Psilocybin and New Drug Therapies

Canna Law Blog

As the legal and regulatory frameworks of those industries begin to solidify, new opportunities are emerging for the commercialization and research of new drug therapies and alternative medicine—everything from ketamine infusion clinics to psilocybin decriminalization. Oregon Psychedelics: Petition to Legalize Psilocybin for Therapy Moves Forward. The post FREE Webinar: Ketamine, Psilocybin and New Drug Therapies appeared first on Harris Bricken

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. As medical cannabis emerges from the dark days of prohibition, researchers are finding a wide range of conditions responding successfully to it. Because cannabis is still a schedule 1 drug in the U.S., clinical research is extremely difficult to conduct.

Marijuana Therapy Reduces Prescription Drug Use In Nursing Homes

The Joint Blog

“Authors further reported that cannabis therapy was associated with a reduction in subjects’ use of prescription medications – a finding that is consistent with prior studies. Patients were most likely to eliminate their use of opioids, anxiolytics, and anti-depressants after initiating cannabis therapy.” The post Marijuana Therapy Reduces Prescription Drug Use In Nursing Homes appeared first on TheJointBlog.

Meet the man budding to smash diabetes with cannabis therapy

Cannabis Law Report

Then I saw someone with Stage 4 breast cancer end up in remission from cannabis-based therapy, someone else with skin cancer; kid after kid with seizures all being treated. A skeptic all his life, it was not until Martin Tindall walked around a Colorado dispensary and saw firsthand how cannabis could lengthen and save lives did he become a believer.

A Newborn is one of the Youngest to Benefit from Cannabis Therapy

Veriheal

So when she was approached with an unusual therapy to help with his treatment, she agreed. Not only was it found to be effective in many cases, but it was also even shown to be effective against some conditions that had not responded to traditional therapies. The post A Newborn is one of the Youngest to Benefit from Cannabis Therapy appeared first on Cannabis Central. Oscar Parodi was already up against a struggle when he came into the world on March 11th earlier this year.

Breaking the stigma: Psychedelic Drugs

Cannabis Life Network

There are a lot of negative stigma surrounding psychedelic drugs. A large portion of the population and the government condemn these substances to be dangerous, addictive, and illegal. Although, that may be true when it comes to opiates or stimulants (such as heroin or cocaine).

Study: Cannabis May Help Those Undergoing Radiation Therapy, More Research Needed

The Joint Blog

According to a new study cannabis may be a useful adjunct therapy for those undergoing radiation therapy, although more research is needed to confirm this. The post Study: Cannabis May Help Those Undergoing Radiation Therapy, More Research Needed appeared first on TheJointBlog.

Rationale for Genetically Guided Cannabis Therapy

Green Relief

My knowledge of Epigenetics has has since crossed over another area of passion: medical cannabis therapy. Of course, unique varieties of cannabis exert varying effects on individuals, an issue that may be solved through a new process that allows for genetic individualization of cannabis therapy. As you may have already guessed, the subject of genetically guided cannabis therapy is very cutting edge and a bit complex. 10/8/2017. 0 COMMENTS. By Janna Champagne, BSN, RN.

How Christina Evans Conquered Chronic Pain with Cannabis, Yoga Therapy

CannaEffect

The post How Christina Evans Conquered Chronic Pain with Cannabis, Yoga Therapy appeared first on CannaEffect. Cannabis continues to build hope for those with life-changing illnesses–in sickness and in health. As its medical components are further utilized and discovered, research and changes to statewide policies have rapidly progressed, promoting the plant’s widespread benefits.

Why Terpenes Are Vital To Your Cannabinoid Therapy

StrainConnect

Why Terpenes Are Vital To Your Cannabinoid Therapy. Why Terpenes Are Vital To Your Cannabinoid Therapy. ABOUT. RESOURCES. BRANDS. DOWNLOAD. Blog Post. By Rachael Maddison with Bradley Slaughter • 24 Apr, 2019. An intro to terpenes and how they work in hemp and cannabis. We, here at StrainConnect, are your go-to resource for all things hemp CBD and cannabis. We feel like theres nothing better than an educated partaker.

Survey Finds Strong Majority of Physicians Believe Marijuana is a “Legitimate Medical Therapy”

The Joint Blog

The study found that 58% of physicians agree that “medical cannabis was a legitimate medical therapy.” ” The study concludes: “Providers generally believe that medical cannabis is a legitimate medical therapy. A majority of providers believed (“strongly agree” or “somewhat agree”) that medical cannabis was a legitimate medical therapy (58.1%) and 38.7% Over one-third of providers believed that medical cannabis interacted with medical therapies.

Former NHLers to take part in study to test cannabis-based concussion therapies

MedicalMarijuana.ca

One of Canada’s foremost brain injury experts said he’s “reasonably hopeful” that there is potential for the medicinal value of cannabinoids to be combined with other treatments to help those affected by post-concussion issues. Read More

FREE Webinar Tomorrow: Ketamine, Psilocybin and New Drug Therapies

Canna Law Blog

As the legal and regulatory frameworks of those industries begin to solidify, new opportunities are emerging for the commercialization and research of new drug therapies and alternative medicine—everything from ketamine infusion clinics to psilocybin decriminalization.

Ohio Awards Additional Medical Marijuana Cultivation License to Ohio Grown Therapies

Weedistry

Confusion over Ohio Grown Therapies’ pesticide plan in its initial application for a Level 1 medical marijuana cultivation license nearly lost the Johnstown company entry into Ohio’s nascent market, until the Department of Commerce reevaluated the business’s score and issued it a provisional license late last month. In particular, Ohio Grown Therapies disagreed with the state’s evaluation of its pesticide plan. “To

CBD as a Steroid Sparing Treatment

Project CBD

Could cannabidiol be a breakthrough therapy to replace or lessen the use of steroids

Cannabinoids & Cancer in the Clinic

Project CBD

An oncologist and an osteopath discuss cannabis therapy for cancer patients

Migraines and Cannabis – Introducing Beauty and the Beast

Cannabis Life Network

Blog Cannabis 101 Cannabis Canada Culture Featured Health Marijuana News cannabis headaches migraines relief therapyNot all of us have suffered a serious headache and even fewer have experienced the power of a severe migraine. That faint sense of disorientated nausea begins to emanate from an uncomfortable pressure throughout the forehead. This familiar warning of the impending threat brings forward a panic of defenses. Once the episode has been realized […].

Cannabinoids and Cancer in the Clinic

Project CBD

An oncologist and an osteopath discuss cannabis therapy for cancer patients

McConnell Misleads on Marijuana

NORML

Some opponents of marijuana policy reform have manipulated the Speaker’s comments to imply that she was opining that cannabis therapy has been proven specifically to be successful for the treatment of COVID-19. The post McConnell Misleads on Marijuana appeared first on NORML. ACTIVISM Advocacy Banking GOVERNMENT LEGISLATION Kevin McCarthy Mitch McConnell Nancy Pelosi

Louisiana: Medical Cannabis Expansion Laws Take Effect

NORML

The most significant new measure, House Bill 819, expands the discretion of physicians so that they can recommend cannabis therapy for “any condition” that they consider “debilitating to an individual patient.”. The post Louisiana: Medical Cannabis Expansion Laws Take Effect appeared first on NORML. Medical Marijuana Let Doctors Decide Louisiana Medical

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Study: Cannabis Associated with Reduced Opioid Use, Prolonged Benefits in Pain Patients

NORML

“Taken together, the results of this study add to the cumulative evidence in support of plant-based MC (medical cannabis) as a safe and effective treatment option and potential opioid substitute or augmentation therapy for the management of chronic pain symptomatology and quality of life.”.

Using Cannabis to Treat Cancer

Project CBD

How close are we to an approved cannabis therapy for cancer? Medical cannabis science pioneer Dr. Manuel Guzman discusses the successes and challenges towards acceptance in the medical community

Study: Cannabis Safe and Effective in Fibromyalgia Patients

NORML

” Patients were most likely to report overall reductions in pain and overall improvements in their quality of life following cannabis therapy. “Considering the low rates of addiction and serious adverse effects (especially compared to opioids), cannabis therapy should be considered to ease the symptom burden among those fibromyalgia patients who are not responding to standard care.

Hooked on Weed? Try Nicotine Instead

Project CBD

Recently NIDA supported a clinical trial which used nicotine as a therapy for relatively mild cannabis withdrawal symptoms In its ongoing search for alternatives to recreational cannabis, the National Institute on Drug Abuse ( NIDA ) has been funding research into much more dangerous and addictive drugs — ostensibly to help people ween off cannabis.

Louisiana: Bills Facilitating Expanded Cannabis Access Sent to Governor’s Desk

NORML

House and Senate lawmakers have approved a series of bills to facilitate patients’ access to medical cannabis products.

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Nevada: Governor Signs Medical Cannabis Expansion Measure

NORML

Steve Sisolak has signed legislation, Senate Bill 430 , expanding the pool of patients eligible for medical cannabis therapy. Democratic Gov. The measure allows patients diagnosed with anxiety disorders, autism, chronic pain, opioid dependency, and other conditions to obtain a recommendation for medical cannabis. The act becomes effective on July 1, 2019. An estimated 18,000 Nevadans are registered with the state to access medical cannabis products.

Press Release: CannaGlobal Wellness

Cannabis Law Report

The Press Release reads… CannaGlobal Wellness is focused on becoming a global leader in the research, development and commercialization of psychedelic-based therapies and health products. … Read More. PsyIndex Weekly Update - brought to you by CFN

Today’s Answer of the Day

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When treatingnon-cancer chronic pain, should marijuana be regarded as a first line therapy?