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posted Mar 7, 2018, 5:00 AM by Scott Salisbury
Daily update  March 7, 2018
Could Cannabidiol Prevent Relapse, Stem Cravings For Heroin?
“It was very specific about what it decreased, and that was surprising. Other researchers have replicated what we found, so we are confident in our results.” Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of hundreds of compounds (or cannabinoids) in the cannabis plant. While tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) produces a high, ...
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City council approves motion supporting cannabidiol dispensaries in Sioux City
Sioux City could be the next location for a dispensary, which would fill prescriptions for a medical extract of the marijuana plant. City councilmembers voted 4-1 to send a letter of approval to the Iowa Department of Public Health for cannabidiol dispensaries. The Iowa Department of Public Health can ...
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Idaho Falls store selling THC-free hemp cannabidiol products
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (KIFI/KIDK) — Idaho Falls is home to a new business, Snake River Solace will be selling THC-free hemp cannabidiol, otherwise known as CBD. "We want to promote healthy. We want to promote wellness and benefit to the community and give them a different choice," said Cody ...
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CB mayor says 'no' to medical marijuana dispensary
The Iowa Department of Public Health is currently in the process of licensing up to five dispensaries statewide for the Medical Cannabidiol Program. Applications are due on Thursday, and licenses will be issued by April 1. Like Walsh, officials in West Des Moines have also been contacted about the ...
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Idaho Senate Panel Rejects Bill Allowing Use Of Marijuana Derivative
A proposal to legalize oil extracted from cannabis plants is likely dead for the year after a group of lawmakers broke out in turmoil during a last-minute attempt to advance the bill. Republican Sen. Tony Potts on Mondayasked the Senate Health and Welfare Committee to give HB 577 a hearing. However ...
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Senate panel kills bill allowing use of CBD oil
Cannabidiol, otherwise known as CBD oil, comes from cannabis but contain little or no THC. Supporters tout CBDs as a supplement that can help alleviate pain, reduce stress and improve skin health, although there's little data on whether they work or what kind of side effects they might have. Under HB ...
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Cannabis-derived treatment shows efficacy in rare form of epilepsy
In a paper in The Lancet (online, 24 January 2018), researchers randomly assigned 171 patients with treatment-resistant Lennox-Gastaut syndrome to a daily dose of 20mg/kg oral cannabidiol as an add-on therapy, or placebo. Patients who had at least two drop seizures (sudden falls due to seizures) ...
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CBDs could replace opiates for pet pain management
Dante served as an emotional support dog for veterans with PTSD, many of those veterans were using cannabidiol. “I realized how powerful it was for helping the veterans physiologically and psychologically and Dante suffers from many of the same issues,” CEO of Phyto Animal Health Ian Quinn said.
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DHHS and Carolinas Poison Center see increase in emergency department visits linked to the use ...
North Carolina health officials are alerting the public to a recent increase in emergency department visits by people who reported using cannabidiol (CBD) oil or a similar product in electronic cigarettes and/or vaporizing pens. The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is working with ...
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New York Physician Calls for Global Research Into CBD and Addiction
Dr. Hurd, the Director of the Addiction Institute at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, is creating a worldwide consortium of scientists to study cannabidiol (CBD) and scrutinize its potential use in quelling addiction. In 2017 the National Institute on Drug Abuse reported that ...
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Review of cannabidiol use for epileptic seizure
A review of all the evidence has found that cannabidiol (CDB, a compound found in cannabis) may help curb the frequency of epileptic seizures, but the evidence is limited to kids and teens whose epilepsy does not respond to conventional drugs. Around three-quarters of those diagnosed with epilepsy ...
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