For children with epilepsy, marijuana can be a lifeline

December 4, 2017 admin 0

Silas Hurd has his good days and his bad days. The 9-year-old’s debilitating seizures are hard to watch, but his father, Forrest Hurd, said one […]

Can a Salt Substitute Improve Stroke Outcomes?

November 29, 2017 admin 0

A recent editorial review summarizes the findings of a study examining a salt substitute on stroke outcomes. A stroke occurs due to the interruption or […]

Use of CBD Oil Has Doubled in the UK in One Year

November 21, 2017 admin 0

A trade organization in the United Kingdom that oversees the rapidly expanding cannabidiol (CBD) and hemp market, has published a study that shows the use […]

The Important Role Exercise Plays In Chronic Fatigue & Fibromyalgia

October 31, 2017 admin 0

With an estimated 5 million people in the United States suffering from fibromyalgia, it’s indisputably one of the most common types of chronic pain conditions. […]

Cannabis compound quells seizures in severe epilepsy syndrome

July 26, 2017 admin 0

A component of marijuana called cannabidiol eased seizures in children with Dravet syndrome, a potentially fatal form of epilepsy, in a late-stage clinical trial1. Dravet […]

Cannabis Oil Hailed as Miracle Cure for Boy with Severe Epilepsy

July 19, 2017 admin 0

The family of an 11-year-old Irish boy with severe epilepsy are calling medical cannabis oil a “miracle” after it gave him much-needed relief from the […]

Researchers Now Focusing on Diet as a Major MS Treatment

July 17, 2017 admin 0

Several clinical trials are beginning that will look at the effects healthy eating has on multiple sclerosis symptoms Can diet help people with multiple sclerosis […]

10 diseases where medical marijuana could have impact

July 1, 2017 admin 0

(CNN) Dr. Sue Sisley noticed an unexpected trend among her patients. The psychiatrist works with veterans who struggle with post-traumatic stress disorder, also known as […]