The truth about CBD and HEMP

“The CBD slows the brainwaves down you can think of epilepsy as a short circuiting of brain waves so you have a lot of fast activities,” Dr. Jetter said. “So one of the ways CBD oil works is that it slows the brain waves and slows the brains activity down.” However, getting this prescription is no easy task.

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February 14th, 2018

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The two types of cannabinoids to be trialled were tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD). THC gives users "the high" and CBD is most beneficial as an anti-inflammatory, according to Professor Hardy. The trial will test different combinations and doses of the two cannabinoids to determine …

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February 3rd, 2018

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53 different doctors have so far made use of the trial scheme to prescribe medicinal cannabis. "We previously expected around 500 patients to become part of the trial during the first year. A figure of 111 during the first month therefore shows we are well underway," health minister Ellen Trane Nørby said …

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February 1st, 2018

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The World Health Organisation (WHO) has announced its findings after a months-long study into cannabidiol (CBD), declaring the medicinal cannabis component to be well tolerated and an effective treatment for some forms of epilepsy. The WHO also recommended CBD not be a scheduled drug.

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December 14th, 2017

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A state-backed medical marijuana identification card program, which hasn't been popular among cannabis patients in recent years, may ramp up when California's new marijuana laws take effect in January, some say, because the regulations allow cardholders to skip the sales tax when purchasing …

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December 4th, 2017

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A new hotline is expected to fast track access to medicinal cannabis for palliative care patients in NSW. Doctors will soon have access to the NSW …

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November 23rd, 2017

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“To tax CBD oil doesn't make sense either to their claims because no recreational user would want CBD oil.” Boudreau rejects the idea that physicians …

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November 14th, 2017

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Novus Chairman and CEO Frank Labrozzi discusses the supplemental medical cannabis health plan and the benefits it has for patients, dispensaries …

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November 2nd, 2017

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Under Texas law, cannabis medicine cannot exceed 0.5 percent THC. …. “He didn't do well with any CBD oils we tried,” she said, using the common …

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September 5th, 2017

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Government Will Provide Patients With CBD Products for Treatment in … with medical-grade CBD hemp oil products from its subsidiary HempMeds …

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August 23rd, 2017

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