Category: Epilepsy

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Apr2020
Charlotte Figi, the amazing girl who brought national attention to the issue of medical cannabis passed away on Tuesday, April 7th at the age of 13.
April 17, 2020Lane Trachy
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Nov2019
This week, the NHS approved two cannabis-derived medicines for the first time. It is a positive step for the future of legal cannabis in England.
November 13, 2019Lane Trachy
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Sep2019
Dr. Raphael Mechoulam has continued his cannabis research and made discoveries that help to create an understanding of the benefits of the cannabis plant. 
September 26, 2019Lane Trachy
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Mar2019
CBD for dogs is becoming one of the more popular ways to keep man’s best friend in good health. Whether treating cancer or epilepsy, CBD may help dogs.
March 16, 2019Lane Trachy
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Oct2018
The ability for doctors to prescribe Epidiolex throughout America makes it the first pharmaceutical cannabis drug, that is legal in every state.
October 31, 2018Lane Trachy
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Sep2018
In June of 2018, the FDA approved, for the first time, a cannabis based drug. Epidiolex, is a CBD drug used to treat Dravet Syndrome.
September 27, 2018Lane Trachy
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Jun2018
CBD-based epilepsy medication Epidiolex recently became the first cannabis based drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration.
June 27, 2018Lane Trachy
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Dec2016
A purified oral marijuana compound may help treat epilepsy. Researchers found that cannabidiol (CBD) helped reduce the frequency of seizures in children and adults with Dravet syndrome and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome.
December 8, 2016Daily Dose
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Nov2016
Elizabeth Thiele, MD, PhD sat down with several Neurology Advisors to discuss the state of cannabidiol research for the treatment of refractory epilepsies.
November 27, 2016Daily Dose