GW Pharmaceuticals Files for FDA Approval After Report Confirms Success in Treating Epilepsy

GW Pharmaceuticals

GW Pharmaceuticals has chosen the perfect moment to file its cannabis-derived therapy, Epidiolex, with U.S. regulators.

The New England Journal of Medicine just published results from a Phase III study showing that GW’s Epidiolex (derived from cannabidiol) significantly reduced monthly convulsive seizures, especially in children...

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Poppy Seed-Eaters CAN Flunk a Drug Test, So What About Hemp Seed Eaters?

MDT
Now that Hemp food regulations are changing and hemp seeds will soon be on the Australian menu, how will this effect MDT (mobile drug testing)
Will MDT pick up on the minute amounts of THC within the hemp plant? What if you consume high volumes of hemp seeds or oil? Is the MDT accurate and how would we know?

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Study: Chili Peppers and Cannabis Could Be The Answer To Gut Disorders

Chili Peppers and Cannabis

Patients with special dietary needs or those with diseases of the gut/pancreas often find themselves frustrated and in tremendous pain. Figuring out how to calm down the immunological response of the gut may make it possible to create a treatment for gastro diseases and disorders, and it turns out part of the solution may be found in...

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New Study Finds Cannabis May Help Preserve Brain Function As We Age

As we get older, the brain ages. As the brain ages, cognitive ability decreases. Short-term memory, learning new things, or devoting attention to several things at the same time becomes more difficult. Researchers have long been looking for ways to slow down or even reverse this process. Scientists at the University of Bonn and The Hebrew...

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