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Remembering The Incredible Life of Charlotte Figi
Lane Trachy 2020-04-17

Remembering The Incredible Life of Charlotte Figi

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.

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NHS Approves Two Medicines Derived From Cannabis in England
Lane Trachy 2019-11-13

NHS Approves Two Medicines Derived From Cannabis in England

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.

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Dr. Raphael Mechoulam Continues His Cannabis Research
Lane Trachy 2019-09-26

Dr. Raphael Mechoulam Continues His Cannabis Research

Dr. Raphael Mechoulam has continued his cannabis research and made discoveries that help to create an understanding of the benefits of the cannabis plant.Ā 

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CBD For Dogs Becoming More Appealing to Pet Owners
Lane Trachy 2019-03-16

CBD For Dogs Becoming More Appealing to Pet Owners

CBD for dogs is becoming one of the more popular ways to keep manā€™s best friend in good health. Whether treating cancer or epilepsy, CBD may help dogs.

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Doctors Can Now Prescribe Cannabis Drug Epidiolex in All 50 States
Lane Trachy 2018-10-31

Doctors Can Now Prescribe Cannabis Drug Epidiolex in All 50 States

The ability for doctors to prescribe Epidiolex throughout America makes it the first pharmaceutical cannabis drug, that is legal in every state.

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Months After FDA Acceptance, CBD Drug Epidiolex Gains DEA Approval
Lane Trachy 2018-09-27

Months After FDA Acceptance, CBD Drug Epidiolex Gains DEA Approval

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.

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Epidiolex Becomes First Cannabis Based Drug Approved By FDA
Lane Trachy 2018-06-27

Epidiolex Becomes First Cannabis Based Drug Approved By FDA

CBD-based epilepsy medication Epidiolex recently became the first cannabis based drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration.

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Cannabidiol Lowered Frequency, Severity Of Seizures In Trials, But Without Euphoric Effect
Daily Dose 2016-12-08

Cannabidiol Lowered Frequency, Severity Of Seizures In Trials, But Without Euphoric Effect

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.

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Elizabeth Thiele sits down with Neurology Advisors to discuss cannabidiol research
Daily Dose 2016-11-27

Elizabeth Thiele sits down with Neurology Advisors to discuss cannabidiol research

Elizabeth Thiele, MD, PhDĀ sat down with several Neurology Advisors to discuss the state of cannabidiol research for the treatment of refractory epilepsies.

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Ava Barry Has An Extremely Rare Drug-Resistant Form Of Epilepsy
Daily Dose 2016-11-17

Ava Barry Has An Extremely Rare Drug-Resistant Form Of Epilepsy

Six-year-old Ava Barry suffers from daily seizures. Several pharmaceutical medications have not improved her condition and she is frequently hospitalized. But her parents believe CBD oil can help her.

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Family Turns To Medical Marijuana After Brain Surgery Increased Seizures
Daily Dose 2016-11-06

Family Turns To Medical Marijuana After Brain Surgery Increased Seizures

On October 1, 2016 medical marijuana became available to pediatric patients in Connecticut. Three days later Linda Lloyd walked into Bluepoint Wellness in Branford, CT and gave her seven-year-old son Henry his first dose of medical marijuana.

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Epilepsy Foundation Supports Florida Medical Marijuana
Daily Dose 2016-10-20

Epilepsy Foundation Supports Florida Medical Marijuana

The Florida Epilepsy Foundation has endorsed the proposed Amendment 2 on Florida’s ballot. The amendment would help legalize medical marijuana in the state.

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Drug Derived From Marijuana Is Working For People With A Rare Form Of Epilepsy
Chris Nazarenus 2016-06-27

Drug Derived From Marijuana Is Working For People With A Rare Form Of Epilepsy

An experimental drug derived from marijuana just passed another critical hurdle toward being approved…

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Toddler's Seizures Treated With Medical Marijuana
bohan 2016-04-03

Toddler's Seizures Treated With Medical Marijuana

Can a toddler’s severe epilepsy seizures go away by giving him medical marijuana? A…

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13 Year Old Medical Marijuana Advocate Dies in Family Home
bohan 2016-03-16

13 Year Old Medical Marijuana Advocate Dies in Family Home

Medical Marijuana patient dies from her epilepsy A 13 year old medical marijuana advocate…

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Medical Marijuana Battle in Nevada County Gets Ugly
bohan 2016-03-04

Medical Marijuana Battle in Nevada County Gets Ugly

Nevada political battles over medical marijuana threatens a little boy’s life The political battle…

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Marijuana oil drug trial patient: One month in study
bohan 2016-02-21

Marijuana oil drug trial patient: One month in study

One month check in with epilepsy patient, Preston, who just started using medical marijuana…

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Epilepsy and Medicinal Marijuana: Quincy's Story
bohan 2016-02-08

Epilepsy and Medicinal Marijuana: Quincy's Story

From director Patrick Gavin: “During my recent visit to Iowa, I wanted to find…

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Canadian Cannabis controversy: Should doctors prescribe it to kids?
Chris Nazarenus 2015-12-29

Canadian Cannabis controversy: Should doctors prescribe it to kids?

The Canadian Pediatric SocietyĀ released a statement on the therapeutic treatment of children with cannabis…

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Mother wants medical marijuana to help child with rare disease
Daily Dose 2015-12-17

Mother wants medical marijuana to help child with rare disease

UNION COUNTY, N.C. ā€” Doctors said a Monroe teenager’s life-altering disease is about one…

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Listen To How Happy Canadian Hayley Rose Is After Beating Epilepsy With Cannabis
audioburst 2015-12-10

Listen To How Happy Canadian Hayley Rose Is After Beating Epilepsy With Cannabis

I’m feeling really … really good and very strong and very happy that I…

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