Billy’s story: How one young boy from Ireland is removing the stigma surrounding medical cannabis

By | August 14th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorised|

Billy Billy Caldwell, a young boy from Ireland, made history earlier this year by becoming the first person to be prescribed cannabis oil on the NHS. The company which made the oil, 710 Pharmaceuticals MNE, then decided to name their CBD oil “Billy’s Bud.”   The story of a young, 11-year-old Irish lad's battle [...]

South Africa Legalises Cannabis for Recreational Use

By | August 11th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorised|

South Africa’s Western Cape High Court ruled that Cannabis prohibition in South Africa is “unconstitutional” 260,000 people were arrested for cannabis in South Africa last year The State can still appeal the decision Medical marijuana was legalised in February   Adults now have the right to use, possess and grow cannabis in the [...]

“Billy’s Bud”: New CBD Rich Cannabis Oil to be Available on the NHS

By | July 13th, 2017|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, Cannabis Prohibiton, CBD, Children, Doctors, Featured, Featured News, News, Seizures, Uncategorised|Tags: , , |

“Billy’s Bud”: New CBD oil named after Billy Caldwell, the first patient to be prescribed cannabis oil on NHS have released a CBD oil named after Billy Caldwell The 11-year Irish boy’s parents have claimed cannabis saved the boy’s life The CBD oil will be legal to buy in the UK US Pharmaceutical [...]

Greece Legalises Marijuana for Medical Purposes

By | July 13th, 2017|Categories: Cannabis Prohibiton, Community, Featured News, Legalisation, News, Uncategorised|Tags: , , , |

Greece becomes sixth EU country to legalise cannabis for medical purposes Doctors will soon be able to prescribe cannabis for several medical uses It’s yet to be seen if Greece will allow legalisation to extend to recreational use Proposal is expected to boost Greece’s faltering economy Cannabis has just been recognised as having [...]

Can Cannabis Offer a New Hope to Arthritis Sufferers?

By | July 13th, 2017|Categories: Bone, Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, Endocannabinoids, Uncategorised|Tags: , , , |

Belfast University launches study into the pain-relieving benefits of cannabis-based medication on Arthritis Belfast’s Ulster University is investigating the possible benefits cannabinoids can offer to sufferers of rheumatoid arthritis The research project will receive £250,000 funding Irish researchers have launched an extensive new study last year to look into the pain-relieving effects of [...]

Poland Votes to Legalise Medical Cannabis so Doctors can Prescribe

By | July 8th, 2017|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Prohibiton, Community, Legalisation, News, Uncategorised|Tags: , , |

Poland has granted desperate patients a lifeline by voting to legalise cannabis for medicinal purposes last week. Lawmakers in Polan have voted to legalise medical cannabis Heavy regulations remain on the type of cannabinoids available Cultivation of medical cannabis in the country is still prohibited In an overwhelming majority, 443 MPs voted [...]

Could Cannabis Offer New Hope to Autistic Children?

By | July 7th, 2017|Categories: Autism, Brain, Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, Cannabis Prohibiton, CBD, Children, Community, Endocannabinoids, Featured News, Israel, Legalisation, News, Uncategorised|Tags: , , , |

Why keeping medicinal cannabis illegal could be hindering life changing autism research Anecdotal evidence of success stories with cannabis treatment for autism is coming from parents across the world Israel has just launched a revolutionary new study testing effects of medicinal cannabis on 120 autistic participants CBD, the non-psychoactive seems to be the [...]

Mexico Legalises Medical Marijuana

By | June 26th, 2017|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Prohibiton, Legalisation, Mexico, News, Uncategorised|Tags: , , |

The bill signals the end of criminalising acts related to medicinal use of cannabis and allows scientific research on the plant THC is to remain highly regulated, with medical cannabis only being permitted to contain less than 1% THC Mexico has just joined the ranks of countries allowing its citizens the human right [...]

Has this British University just Proven that Cannabis Kills Cancer Cells?

By | June 6th, 2017|Categories: Cancer, Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, Chemotherapy, Doctors, Endocannabinoids, Featured Research, Interviews, News, Research, Uncategorised|Tags: , , |

New research confirms that cannabinoids can be effective in killing leukemia cells, particularly in combination with chemotherapy The study also found that cannabinoids are most effective when used after chemo treatment It also confirmed that cannabinoids possess anticancer properties on their own St. George’s University of London may have just proven that cannabis [...]

Grease Star Olivia Newton-John to use Cannabis in Cancer Treatment

By | June 2nd, 2017|Categories: Cancer, Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, CBD, Daily Mail, Featured News, News, Uncategorised|

The actress has been diagnosed with cancer for a second time Chloe Lattanzi, Olivia 's daughter, revealed the star will be trying CBD oil on her Instagram page Chloe recently bought a cannabis farm with her fiancé to make medicine, especially for those with cancer The 39-year-old daughter recently set up her own [...]