4 Things to Know About Using Medicinal Marijuana

June 13, 2017 admin 0

Using cannabis or marijuana for medicinal purposes is a hot topic right now among patients and health practitioners. It’s regularly touted as a pain reliever for […]

Girl, 12, CURED of life-threatening seizures by taking cannabis oil

June 9, 2017 admin 0

  Annalise Lujan, 12, was diagnosed with a rare epilepsy syndrome in April  The condition is called febrile infection-related epilepsy syndrome (FIRES)  The little girl from […]

Cannabidiol Show Success In Dravet Syndrome

June 5, 2017 admin 0

Please note that Epilepsy Research UK does not endorse/promote individual epilepsy treatments or pharmaceutical companies. According to a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial*, cannabidiol (CBD) reduces seizure […]

New drug could help hundreds of thousands of epilepsy sufferers

May 26, 2017 admin 0

As many as 200,000 people with ‘drug-resistant’ epilepsy may finally be able to improve their condition after a treatment derived from cannabis was found to […]

Can cannabis cure cancer? The proof isn’t out there

May 25, 2017 admin 0

Opinion: Beliefs about the miraculous medicinal benefits of marijuana are misguided Cannabis has been used for both recreational and medicinal reasons for millenniums, and in […]

6 Things to Know About Using Medicinal Marijuana

May 6, 2017 admin 0

Using cannabis or marijuana for medicinal purposes is a hot topic right now among patients and health practitioners. It’s regularly touted as either a cure […]

Election 2017: What are political parties promising on the NHS?

May 5, 2017 admin 0

The NHS will be a major factor in the general election next month. Although it is somewhat overshadowed by the UK’s exit from the EU, […]

Epilepsy patients turning to medicinal cannabis, survey shows

March 12, 2017 admin 0

Many epilepsy patients in Australia are turning to medicinal cannabis to manage their seizures, a survey has shown. The nationwide survey found 14% of people […]

Cannabis-based drug shows promise in severe epilepsy

July 2, 2016 admin 0

Latest trial into the use of a cannabis-based drug for the treatment of a highly drug-resistant form of epilepsy has shown positive results. Earlier this year, Epidiolex, […]