NEW YORK: With the recent boom in the cannabis industry, the plant is being exported around the globe to various countries for medicinal uses.
Now, many countries are adopting medical laws to use cannabis as a registered medicine and an alternative to traditional methods and drugs.
Various researches that have been conducted have linked cannabis to effectively treating conditions such as dementia, behavioral disorder, and chronic pain. Tikun Olam, Israel’s veteran medical cannabis company, is among the multitude of organizations undergoing cannabis research.
Lihi Bar-Lev Schleider, Director of Tikun Olam’s research department, conducted a clinical trial to test the efficacy of cannabis in elderly patients suffering from cancer and its associated pain and treatment side effects.
The results showed a significant reduction in pain levels and an improved quality of life. Positive results from these studies further progress the overall medical cannabis industry by adding credibility to the plant and