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.
Category: Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
November 13, 2019Lane Trachy
There are a myriad of benefits of cannabis topicals. They can be useful to treat a number of painful ailments and don't cause any psychoactive "high".
September 19, 2019Lane Trachy
For people with multiple sclerosis, each day can be a fight for any semblance of normalcy. MS is a neurodegenerative autoimmune disease that affects the brain, spinal cord, and optic nerve. The disease, which often develops slowly, wreaks havoc on the body’s ability to function normally and causes a buildup ...
July 13, 2017Lane Trachy
American Association Of Neurology State Cannabis Is Effective Treatment For MS Symptoms Multiple Sclerosis And Marijuana Study From Colorado State University- An estimated 400,000 Americans are currently living with multiple sclerosis. MS is an autoimmune disease where the body’s immune cells attack myelin in the nerves. The symptoms of MS can vary, but ...
January 31, 2017Daily Dose
Cannabinoids Studied For Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction. Cannabinoids may treat UTD's In MS Patients - From NCBI- A study published in the British Journal of Urology International was published online by the U.S. National Institute of Health. What Is MS? From the Multiple Sclerosis Society - Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an unpredictable, often disabling disease of ...
January 11, 2017Daily Dose
The Golden Age Of Marijuana Research Has Begun Despite their refusal to reschedule marijuana, the DEA is making it slightly easier to study marijuana. It's an important step forward that may expose the potential marijuana has as medicine. Up to this point, researchers have had to depend on just one farm ...
December 10, 2016Daily Dose
Pharmacies in Germany can prescribe medical marijuana. As the German government prepares for to legalize cannabis for medical purposes about a year from now, Germany made a huge step forward. Doctors will soon be able to prescribe medical marijuana to relieve pain or symptoms for Paraplegics and MS patients. Berlin gave ...
May 5, 2016Chris Nazarenus
A sign that even the most conservative of companies, Walgreens, is changing their opinion about medical marijuana. Walgreens recently shared the health benefits medical marijuana brings on its fitness and wellness blog, titled "Clarifying Clinical Cannabis." The article tackled the therapeutic claims of marijuana, its side effects and its legitimacy as ...
May 4, 2016Chris Nazarenus
Research continues to show the health benefits of medical marijuana, which has been legalized in 23 states.
March 14, 2016Andrew Bohan