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Largest Study Ever On Marijuana And Epilepsy Shows Effectiveness Of Cannabis

Relevance: 100%      Posted on: December 13, 2015

Marijuana has been proven to be tremendously effective when it comes to treating epilepsy. It seems like most of the time that I see medical marijuana being talked about on the news or in print media, it’s almost always talking about how CBD can help epilepsy, with countless success stories.…

Here’s What Cannabis Is Doing For Epilepsy

Relevance: 94%      Posted on: June 8, 2016

Cannabis and Epilepsy One of the hottest fields being studied right now in the world of medical cannabis has to do with figuring out if the plant can be used to treat epilepsy. In particular, people are looking into the claim that CBD might help reduce seizures. CBD is the…

Whole Plant Medicine Better Than CBD For Epilepsy, Says New Research

Relevance: 92%      Posted on: September 5, 2018

Whole Plant Medicine Better Than CBD For Epilepsy, Says New Research There is no doubt that medicinal cannabis is effective in addressing epilepsy, one of the most well-studied conditions that cannabis can treat. In particular, cannabidiol (CBD), has received much attention for its breakthrough abilities to treat epilepsy especially in…

THC, Not Just CBD, Can Treat Pediatric Epilepsy

Relevance: 91%      Posted on: August 7, 2018

THC, Not Just CBD, Can Treat Pediatric Epilepsy Cannabidiol (CBD), is the most well-known compound in cannabis when it comes to the treatment of epilepsy and seizures, even in children. But new studies have shined light on the role of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the compound that gives a high, in treating…

Cannabis For Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome Epilepsy

Relevance: 89%      Posted on: June 17, 2018

Cannabis For Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome Epilepsy Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome (LGS) is a rare form of severe epilepsy whose symptoms begin in childhood. Kids who have LGS suffer from multiple, frequent seizures of different kinds. LGS makes up for only 2-5% of pediatric epilepsies. However, treatment for this kind of epilepsy is so…

Cannabis Oil Successfully Treats Infant With Epilepsy

Relevance: 88%      Posted on: July 1, 2016

Cannabis Oil Successfully Treats Infant With Epilepsy Amylea Nunez is the world’s youngest patient who has successfully been treated with cannabis oil. She was born in December 2015 with a rare epileptic condition that caused her to suffer from debilitating, frequent seizures. During some occasions the seizures prevented her from waking up an…

Study: CBD Oil ‘Highly Promising’ In Pediatric Epilepsy Treatment

Relevance: 88%      Posted on: January 28, 2016

By Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director The administration of cannabis oil extracts high in cannabidiol reduces seizure frequency in children with intractable epilepsy, according to clinical data published online ahead of print in the journal Seizure. Israeli researchers retrospectively evaluated the effects of CBD oil in a multicenter cohort of…

Top 5 Marijuana Strains For Epilepsy

Relevance: 87%      Posted on: March 2, 2017

FBI Admits Medical Marijuana Makes Communities Safer The fact of the matter is, that whether you live in Australia, America, or any other part of the globe the presence of marijuana in your community is making it a safer place for you to sleep in at night. High & Marijuana…

Why FDA Approving A Marijuana Epilepsy Drug Is Game Over For Cannabis Prohibition

Relevance: 85%      Posted on: January 31, 2018

Why FDA Approving A Marijuana Epilepsy Drug Is Game Over For Cannabis Prohibition How can the USA government argue that cannabis has no medical value, when they just approved a cannabis-based drug with evident medical value? Cannabis-based epilepsy medicines under the name Epidiolex, manufactured by GW Pharmaceuticals, are now pending…