Lindsay Carter had his first violent seizure at 14. He toppled face first onto a tiled floor in front of his father.
A 6-year-old girl in Texas was given medical marijuana on Thursday to treat her epilepsy — making her the very first person in the state to legally obtain a cannabis product, according to reports.
CANNABIS CULTURE – Many people focus on the benefits of smoking marijuana for its psychoactive “high” effect that calms the brain, helping to alleviate symptoms of anxiety, insomnia and more. But are you aware of how beneficial the raw cannabis plant is on its own?
CANNABIS CULTURE – There’s been a lot of talk in the media and elsewhere about the “rise in cases of cannabis hyperemesis syndrome (CHS)”, with more and more people going into hospital or to their doctors for nausea, vomiting and stomach cramps after ingesting cannabis.
In a decision that may have sweeping effects, a judge has allowed an 11-year-old Illinois girl to use medical marijuana at school.
CANNABIS CULTURE – Cannabidiol (CBD) is a compound in cannabis plants that may help reduce anxiety with few or no side effects. CBD oil is a product made from cannabidiol, a chemical present in cannabis plants, otherwise known as marijuana. Cannabis is a genus of flowering plant in the family Cannabaceae.
Food products containing cannabis extract (edibles) have emerged as a popular and lucrative facet of the legalized market for both recreational and medicinal cannabis.
Raina Tilghman had her first seizure when she was just weeks old, on the day of her two-month check-up with the family pediatrician.
CANNABIS CULTURE – The ultimate goal of the endocannabinoid system ECS is homeostasis – the maintenance of a constant internal environment. Endocannabinoids are neurotransmitters – chemical messengers that send instructions to cells.
CBD gets approval from expert body