Supermarket to hold weekly Autism Hour

January 4, 2018 admin 0

People living with autism will now be able to do their grocery shop during a weekly ‘quiet hour’. The Grand Marché supermarkets in Jersey and […]

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 […]

Cannabis for Patients with Chronic Pain, PTSD: More Evidence Needed

August 18, 2017 admin 0

Researchers continue to search for evidence regarding the use of cannabis for medicinal purposes. In 2 reviews recently published in the Annals of Internal Medicine, […]

NHS ‘testing cannabis-based pain relief product’ for first time

August 12, 2017 admin 0

The ‘MediPen’ is used to relieve pain from various conditions. Credit: MediPen/Facebook The National Health Service is reportedly testing a cannabis-based product for the first […]