Can Hemp Help? Low-THC Cannabis and Non-THC Cannabinoids for the Treatment of Cancer

Numerous Contributing Authors (2020, April 23) www.mdpi.com –View article Abstract Cannabis has been used to relieve the symptoms of disease for thousands of years. However, social and political biases have limited effective interrogation of the potential benefits of cannabis and polarised public opinion. Further, the medicinal and clinical utility of cannabis is limited by the…

Why to focus on cannabinoids other than CBD

By Daniel Sliva  |  www.naturalproductsinsider.com |  February 10, 2020   Despite the growing popularity of CBD, and the legalization of CBD from hemp as a nonprohibited substance in the U.S., CBD’s legal status remains complicated. In addition to the barrage of FDA warning letters to several CBD companies, other companies were recently targeted with class…

7 Benefits and Uses of CBD Oil (Plus Side Effects)

By Jillian Kubala, MS, RD |  www.healthline.com  |  February 26, 2018 Cannabidiol is a popular natural remedy used for many common ailments. Better known as CBD, it is one of over 100 chemical compounds known as cannabinoids found in the cannabis or marijuana plant, Cannabis sativa (1Trusted Source). Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is the main psychoactive cannabinoid…

Vaping Note

By Author unknown – Peer Review  | Common vaping temperatures are in the range 392°F to 480°F (200°C to 250°C ), with the temperature usually adjusted quickly in increments of 10°F (5°C). Set your target temperature. When you vape you heat up the e-juice just enough to vaporize the liquid, … 390 and 490 degrees Fahrenheit or 199 and 255 degrees Celsius. Now,…

FDA panel recommends CBD for pediatric seizure disorders

By Kari Oakes  |  Clinical Neurology News  | REPORTING FROM AN FDA ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETING Advisors to the Food and Drug Administration have found a generally favorable benefit-risk profile for cannabidiol oil solution in the treatment of two forms of severe pediatric seizure disorders. The drug is under expedited review by the agency.In a unanimous…

Here to Stay or Up in Smoke?

By Unknown Author  |  pmmi.org/research  | A Look at the U.S. Cannabis Market Despite being controversial, the U.S. cannabis industry is growing rapidly. With a product that is quasi-legal, the industry faces many uncertainties regarding its future direction. At the same time, the speed at which the industry is growing leaves companies struggling to keep up…