Autism and Marijuana: Mother’s Battle for Whole Plant Research

By | November 15th, 2016|Categories: Anxiety, ASD, Autism, Brain, Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, Cannabis Prohibiton, CBD, Children, Community, Doctors, Featured News, Israel, Mental Health, MMJ Stories, News, Pain, Research|Tags: , , , , , , |

She’s an Israeli mother of 3 boys, her oldest, Yuval, 23,  is severely Autistic and treated successfully with cannabis after years of agony. As an activist for years in promoting the rights and legislation for ASD Children and adults in Israel, Via ‘ALUT – the society for autistic children in Israel and [...]

Dawn of the Global Marijuana Industry

By | October 21st, 2016|Categories: Canada, Cannabis, Cannabis Prohibiton, Colorado, Connecticut, Dispensaries, Featured News, Israel, Legalisation, Minnesota, Montana, News|

The global marijuana industry is growing rapidly with Israel, Canada, The Netherlands, Uruguay and 22 states in the USA selling medical marijuana legally. However, within these countries, many restrictions still prevent the industry’s full economic, health and social benefits from reaching their potential. The USA boasts the largest industry, said to be the biggest [...]

Latest Cannabis Research Update: Bladder Cancer, Israeli Studies and Anti-Tumour Properties

By | October 22nd, 2015|Categories: Cancer, Israel|

The Economist: If (Marijuana) were unknown, its discovery would no doubt be hailed as a medical breakthrough. Scientists would praise its potential for treating everything from pain to cancer and marvel at its rich pharmacopoeia; many of whose chemicals mimic vital molecules in the human body. Well said. If marijuana weren’t tarnished by its ability [...]

Israel to Sell Medical Cannabis in Pharmacies

By | July 28th, 2015|Categories: Israel|

As the world leader in medical cannabis research and development, Israel have taken another positive step by introducing the sale of medical cannabis in pharmacies. Deputy Health Minister Yaakov Litzman announced the move and stated that the decision is intended to relieve pressure on the limited dispensaries around the country, especially as more than 21,000 [...]

Groundbreaking Medical Marijuana Research in Israel

By | April 13th, 2015|Categories: Israel|

In order to truly understand how Israel is at the very forefront of marijuana research, one needs to scratch under the surface. For instance, Israel is a country in which 75% of its population wholeheartedly supports medical marijuana, which doesn’t surprise, since the much admired Professor Mechoulam first heavily researched the plant in the 1960’s. [...]