Cannabis Clinical Trials

x Embed x Share CLOSE Two major research universities have cut ties with a Valley doctor’s efforts to answer this question: Does smoking marijuana help veterans struggling with post-traumatic stress disorder? Wochit Dr.Sue Sisley heads a medical study of marijuana as a drug to treat veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder.(Photo: Nick Oza/The Republic) Two major research universities […]

Medical marijuana is legal in 26 states, the District of Columbia and Guam. Proponents of marijuana, backed by several studies, say the drug has many therapeutic uses. Opponents — and the U.S. government — however, say it has a high potential for abuse and no legitimate therapeutic value. Marijuana’s medicinal uses can be traced back […]

An estimated 400,000 Americans are currently living with multiple sclerosis, an autoimmune disease where the body’s immune cells attack a fatty substance called myelin in the nerves. Common MS symptoms are gait and balance disorders, cognitive dysfunction, fatigue, pain and muscle spasticity. Colorado has the highest proportion of people living with MS in the United […]

SEATTLE, WA–(Marketwired – Jun 8, 2017) – CFN Media Group (“CannabisFN”), the leading creative agency and digital media network dedicated to legal cannabis, announces publication of an article discussing Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc. (CSE: TBP) (OTCQB: TBPMF) and its recent progress in bringing its smokeable marijuana therapeutic to market. Medical cannabis has gained widespread acceptance throughout […]

The MMJIH and University of Buffalo team will place Western New York in the forefront of medical cannabis research internationally. This partnership is a great economic stimulant for Buffalo and MMJ International Holdings. Buffalo, New York (PRWEB) June 05, 2017 The Buffalo Institute for Genomics and Data Analytics (BIG) — a University of Buffalo program […]

A compound in cannabis is ‘significantly’ effective in destroying cancerous tumours in leukaemia, research suggests. A new study found that combining existing chemotherapy treatments with cannabinoids – the active chemicals in cannabis – had better results than chemotherapy alone.   The findings suggest that a lower dose of chemotherapy can be used on patients, minimising side […]

Nicky Haynes has almost forgotten the pain she used to be in. She has been taking Sativex, a drug derived from cannabis, for about five years and says it has hugely improved her life. She was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 1994, and her condition progressively worsened to the point where she couldn’t sleep, where […]