CBD Declared a Medicine: The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency’s (MHRA) initial foray into British “Cannaland”

By | October 28th, 2016|Categories: Cannabis Prohibiton, CBD, Community, Doctors, Featured News, Legalisation, News, UK|

The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) is an executive agency of the United Kingdom’s Department of Health. It is responsible for ensuring that medicines and medical devices work and are safe, of the required quality and show efficacy. Medicinal products are defined in Article 1 of the European Parliament and Council [...]

Carita: CBD Oil and Cancer

By | August 11th, 2016|Categories: Cancer, CBD, Patient Stories|

Ailment: Cancer Ingestion Method: CBD Oil under the tongue Bio:A Swedish woman who used CBD Oil in the treatment of her Cancer. It began with being diagnosed with breast cancer, then thyroid cancer, and it progressed to brain metastases. I had a total of 22 operations. In my second to last surgery [...]

Hazel: Mobility Issues and CBD Oil

By | August 11th, 2016|Categories: Cannabis, CBD, Pain, Patient Stories|

Ailment: Mobility Issues Ingestion Method: Orally, under the tongue Bio: I’m Hazel from Brighton. I was bitten by a tick in the groin about two years ago. I’m Hazel from Brighton. I was bitten by a tick in the groin about two years ago. After that I suffered depression for about a [...]

Natt: ‘CBD Tinctures Helped with Symptoms of my Stroke’

By | August 8th, 2016|Categories: CBD, Patient Stories|

Ailment: Stroke Ingestion Method: Tincture Bio: 49 year old male. I had a brainstem stroke in the medulla when I was 46. I Lived with many deficits; balance and vision problems, chronic fatigue and chronic debilitating headaches among others. 2 and a half years after a Stroke, I began researching medical marijuana, [...]

The Teeside Cannabis Club

By | May 13th, 2016|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, CBD, Community|

On our continued journey into Northern England we arrived in county Durham to meet the Teeside Cannabis Club. The Teeside cannabis club have played an important part in raising awareness of the medicinal properties of the Cannabis Sativa L plant, they hold regular (alcohol free) events and support patients in the local community. They [...]

In Search of Your Local Cannabis Club

By | May 6th, 2016|Categories: Cannabis, CBD, Charity, Community, Compassion Clubs, Featured|

We believe there are over one hundred cannabis clubs spread out over the UK. While some can be more focused on recreational use with the associated social media ‘stoner’ shots of the latest high-THC shatter for sale, others seem to play a much more responsible role in their communities both in the informative information they [...]

CBD Can Help Heal Broken Bones, According to Dr. Rasmussen

By | August 3rd, 2015|Categories: Bone, CBD|

CBD CAN HELP HEAL BROKEN BONES Will wonders never cease? If I were to sit my colleagues down and provide them with a lecture on all of the positive uses for cannabis and CBD they would think I was nuts, and laugh me off the stage. Typically when you hear someone pealing from a soapbox about [...]

The Importance of Testing your CBD Products

By | July 2nd, 2015|Categories: CBD|

BUYER BEWARE: WHAT IS THE TRUE POTENCY? In this article we’ll discover the stunning results of my requests for laboratory verification of commercial CBD products. It is STANDARD for any legitimate company following good manufacturing practice (GMP), to provide verification of company claims. It should also be standard that consumers request it. To my surprise not [...]

Understanding CBD Oil: Proof of Potency

By | June 24th, 2015|Categories: Cannabis Oil, CBD|

Previously we discussed the basics of industrial hemp. Today we’ll devil into the details of an important part of industrial hemp production when making a product called CBD oil. That step is the use of liquid chromatography. We now have dozens of companies selling CBD oil. This material can be sourced from the seeds, stalks, [...]

The Effects of CBD on the Human Body, as explained by a Doctor

By | April 27th, 2015|Categories: CBD|

One of the most celebrated elements found in cannabis is a chemical called CBD which is short for cannabidiol. It is a non-psychoactive compound that is a powerful anti-inflammatory, anti-spasmodic, and anti-seizure medication. Yet, its list of accolades doesn’t end there. So far, the endocannabinoid system (meaning endogenous cannabinoid) is the largest receptor system known [...]