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February 20, 2018

The WHO Agrees Medical Cannabis Does Not Have Dangerous Side Effects

The WHO Agrees Medical Cannabis Does Not Have Dangerous Side Effects In a lengthy and comprehensive document published late in 2017, the World Health Organisation (WHO) agrees that medical cannabis does not have dangerous side effects. This is a huge milestone in the cannabis world as the WHO is a specialized agency of the United Nations that is concerned with international public health. It was on 14 December 2017, to be precise, that the WHO agreed that the cannabis cannabinoid cannabidiol (CBD) be removed from controlled substances registers worldwide. According to the Expert Committee on Drug Dependence (ECDD), pure organic CBD does not seem to promote addiction of have harmful side effects. CBD on its own is not scheduled as opposed to cannabis per se. But when CBD is transformed into an extract to be used as a medical therapy, it is incorporated into the UN Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs. So, while the WHO agrees that medical cannabis does not have dangerous side effects, it also promotes more research into the use of cannabis oil as a therapy. Should Medical Cannabis Be Legal? Some countries have legalised medical cannabis, removing it from schedules but still subjecting it to strict […]
February 15, 2018

The Benefits of Cannabis Oil For Epilepsy

The Benefits of Cannabis Oil for Epilepsy After years of research and studies into the benefits of cannabis oil for epilepsy, scientists are approving the use of the non-psychoactive cannabinoid, cannabidiol (CBD), to treat epilepsy. Medical cannabis is a great alternative therapy for epileptic patients who are tired of the side effects from pharmaceutical drugs and who want natural relief from seizures. Some doctors are adding cannabis oil to existing medication for people who have seizures which then subdues the side effects of their daily drug intake. Their conclusion is that the CBD-infused cannabis oil benefits epilepsy as it is safe and natural. Cannabis Oil as A Therapy for Seizures For nearly 200 years, cannabis oil has been used to treat and prevent seizures but it is only recently, in modern times, that the use of cannabis oil to treat epilepsy has come to light as a common discussion. In countries and states where medical cannabis is legal, scientists and doctors are able to research the benefits of CBD for epilepsy – tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is not a good cannabinoid for seizures as it is psychoactive. CBD is also an anti-convulsant and anti-inflammatory, with the added benefits of being a good […]
February 6, 2018

Successful Launch of Cannabis Balm by Arthritis Foundation

Successful Launch of Cannabis Balm by Arthritis Foundation The Arthritis Foundation in South Africa successfully launched a new cannabis oil-infused product to treat¬† arthritis at the Playhouse Theater in Cape Town on 29 January 2018. The unique Panacea Ultra Strength Pain Relief Balm is a long-lasting analgesic with no side effects and a beautiful fresh fragrance. Get it at a very special price for the month of February if you have arthritis and find instant relief from inflammation and sore joints. Join the fast-growing Panacea family who know that alternative therapies beat the awful side effects of common pharmaceuticals. Massage this cannabis cream into your painful joints and feel better immediately. Cannabinoids in Cannabis Balm Can Relieve Pain of Arthritis People who suffer from arthritis have more CB2 receptors in their joint tissue. And cannabis cannabinoids are known to interact with these receptors to bring relief from pain. The two most common cannabinoids, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) are wonderful therapies in their own right. While THC may be psychoactive, it can be a useful panacea for pain, insomnia and a myriad other diseases of body and mind – if used responsibly.¬† CBD clings to CB2 receptors found mainly in […]
February 1, 2018

What Does Cannabis Oil Do For Your Depression?

What Does Cannabis Oil Do For Your Depression? If you are feeling sad, anxious, stressed out and do not know why, maybe you need to ask yourself: “What does cannabis oil do for your depression?” For these are signs of depression and cannabis oil is the natural medication you need right now. Cannabis oil is just one form of cannabis you can choose to sort out your depression, but what exactly does it do for you? Some people like to take the psychoactive cannabinoid called tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) for their depression as it gives them a feeling of euphoria and calmness. But for others, THC does not work as it makes them a bit paranoid or stressed or hyperactive. Another cannabinoid which is a super medication is cannabidiol (CBD) and it is a safer bet with no side effects. Some people try CBD oil and find that this really does a lot for their depression. CBD-Infused Cannabis Oil is an Anti-Depressant Cannabis oil infused with CBD is legal and safe and brimming with healthy values. Medical cannabis is legal in many parts of the world but is only prescribed for people who suffer real depression, not occasional anxiety or worry. When […]