Israeli Scientist are Working on a Cannabis Inhaler for Cancer Pain

Israeli Scientists are Working on a Cannabis Inhaler For Cancer Pain Cancer patients who need to medicate but prefer not to smoke can soon look forward to another way to administer pot: via inhalation. Breakthrough work is being done by Israeli companies Panaxia Pharmaceutical Industries and Rafa to study how medical…

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Dr. Raphael Mechoulam, Godfather of THC, Joins Scientific Advisory Board For Israeli MMJ Producer

Dr. Raphael Mechoulam Dr. Raphael Mechoulam, Godfather of THC, Joins Scientific Advisory Board For Israeli MMJ Producer [embedded content] Pretty much everything we know about cannabis today, we owe to the work of Dr. Raphael Mechoulam. Dr. Mechoulam has been hailed as the “Godfather of THC” because of his significant…

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Israeli Researchers Discover How And Why Autism Responds Well To Cannabis

Israeli Researchers Discover How And Why Autism Responds Well To Cannabis Israeli scientists have discovered the reason why kids with autism respond so well to cannabis medications – it’s because they have lower endogenous cannabinoid levels compared to matched controls. The study, which was published in the medical journal Molecular…

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Cannabis Safely Mitigates the Cruel Side Effects of Chemotherapy Israeli Doctors Confirm

Israeli Doctors Confirm That Cannabis Safely Mitigates The Cruel Side Effects Of Chemotherapy When a patient is given a cancer diagnosis, oftentimes the first thing that comes to mind is chemotherapy treatment. It is, after all, the most common form of conventional cancer treatment. While it’s designed to target cancer…

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Here’s Why Israeli Pain Specialists Recommend Cannabis For Chronic Pain

Here’s Why Israeli Pain Specialists Recommend Cannabis For Chronic Pain TL;DR: Cannabis is safe and effective for pain. Brand-new survey data reveals that a majority of Israeli pain specialists find cannabis to be a safe and effective painkiller. The data, published in the Journal of Pain Research, was compiled by…

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Israeli Study Says Cannabis Can Help Kids With Complex Movement Disorders

Israeli Study Says Cannabis Can Help Kids With Complex Movement Disorders The findings of a new Israel study revealed that cannabis is promising treatment for children with complex movement disorders (CMD). The study, entitled, “Medical Cannabis for Pediatric Moderate to Severe Complex Motor Disorders,” was published in May at the…

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Israeli Study Says Oral THC Effective For Anorexia

Israeli Study Says Oral THC Effective For Anorexia Cannabis can help treat some of the most common eating disorders. A brand-new study from Israel revealed that tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the psychoactive compound in cannabis, is effective in treating anorexia when taken orally. The stud, which was published in the Israeli Journal…

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Trump Bullied Israeli PM Netanyahu To Stop MMJ Exports

Trump Bullied Israeli PM Netanyahu To Stop MMJ Exports Just as Israel was getting poised to start their cannabis export program, reports say that Netanyahu’s sudden decision to halt the project was driven by … Trump. Early this week, Israeli news outlets began reporting that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s shocking…

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Cannabist Show: She’s a psychologist helping opioid addicts; She’s bringing Israeli MMJ to America

Published: May 12, 2017, 11:23 am • Updated: May 12, 2017, 11:23 am By The Cannabist Staff Featured guests: Addiction treatment psychologist Cali Estes and Jyl Ferris of Tikun Olam USA. LOTS TO TALK ABOUT •  Using cannabis in treating opioid dependence; concerns about potentially trading one addiction for another.…

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