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MEDICAL MONDAYS | PROJECT CBD SPECIAL

CANNABIS, CBD & ANXIETY Could cannabidiol help us cope during stressful times? By Mary Biles on May 06, 2020 We are currently living through anxiety provoking times. The coronavirus is the perfect recipe to turn even the most laid back and centered among us into worrying wrecks, imagining the most catastrophic (although unlikely) outcomes for ourselves and our loved ones. And that,

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PROJECT CBD SPECIAL | CANNABIS, CBD & COVID-19

What science says about CBD as an anti-viral agent. And, how prohibition is making a bad situation worse. By Martin A. Lee and Tiffany Devitt on March 26, 2020 With the worldwide death toll from the coronavirus rising exponentially, The Lancet drew attention to “accumulating evidence” that indicates “patients with severe COVID-19 might have a cytokine storm syndrome.” Characterized by intense immune overreaction

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Dr. Ethan Russo | “No Strain, No Gain”

The Entourage Effect: PERSPECTIVE ARTICLE Front. Plant Sci., 09 January 2019 | https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2018.01969 Quoted from Dr. Ethan Russo Dear Colleagues, Please note that the article, The Case for the Entourage Effect and Conventional Breeding of Clinical Cannabis: No “Strain,” No Gain, has just been published and is available for download, open source. Thus, you are welcome to distribute this freely as

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CANNABINOIDS FOR CANNABIS USE DISORDER?

Scientists often interpret research to suit funding goals. Why is that problematic? BY ADRIAN DEVITT-LEE ON JANUARY 20, 2020 The research is in. Scientists have discovered a cure for cannabis addiction — and it turns out to be cannabis! That was the gist of a headline-generating paper published in JAMA Internal Medicine, a Journal of the American Medical Association, which wasn’t trying to be

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PROJECT CBD SPECIAL | IS CBD TOXIC TO THE LIVER?

And did cannabidiol really kill four-and-a-half mice? BY ADRIAN DEVITT-LEE ON JULY 11, 2019 (UPDATED 18th February 2020) The huge popularity of cannabidiol (CBD), a non-intoxicating component of cannabis, has helped to destigmatize the plant and restore its reputation as an important medicinal herb. But bogus science and inept reporting continue to distort how we understand the benefits and risks of CBDand cannabis. An article by

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MEDICAL MONDAYS | PROJECT CBD SPECIAL REPORT

Comments to the Food & Drug Administration on CBD and Cannabis Project CBD is a California-based educational nonprofit that reports on developments in cannabis science and therapeutics. Founded in 2010, Project CBD was instrumental in introducing cannabidiol (CBD) to the medical cannabis community in California. Interest in CBD spread from that community to become the hugely popular cultural phenomenon that it is today. Subject to little manufacturing oversight, the unregulated CBD market

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MEDICAL MONDAYS @ PROJECT CBD

5 CBD SECRETS Little-known facts about cannabidiol and CBD oil. BY MARTIN A. LEE ON JUNE 11, 2019 Cannabidiol and CBD oil seem to be everywhere these days, despite the confusing legal status of this prolific compound. But how much do we actually know about CBD? CBD BECAME ILLEGAL BEFORE IT WAS DISCOVERED. Cannabis was effectively outlawed by the federal government in 1937 with the passage and implementation of the

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Medical Mondays with ProjectCBD

WHEN CBD ISN’T ENOUGH TO TREAT EPILEPSY Adult epileptics turn to THC when CBD falls short. BY MELINDA MISURACA ON JUNE 26, 2019 Photo by Caroline Sharp Director of Separating The Strains At night you might find Chelsea Leyland, a 31-year-old British celebrity DJ, juggling beats at a flashy Miami party while rocking a Simone Rocha dress that complements her honey-hued hair and

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MEDICAL MONDAYS | PROJECT CBD’s DOSAGE GUIDE

Optimizing one’s therapeutic use; thanks to Martin Lee @ PROJECT CBD High dose? Low dose? CBD? THC? Optimising one’s therapeutic use of cannabis may take some experimentation. BY MARTIN A. LEE ON MAY 16, 2018 (UPDATED ON APRIL 1, 2019) It can be relatively easy to experience medical benefits from cannabis. A puff or two of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)-rich flower can do the trick for a lot

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CBD THURSDAY @ THeHempClub.co.uk

DR. ETHAN RUSSO: CBD, THE ENTOURAGE EFFECT AND THE MICROBIOME Please click here or the image to see The Cannabis Conversation with Ethan Russo and Martin Lee In this edition of Cannabis Conversations, Project CBD Director, Martin A. Lee, discusses the benefits of CBD, the “entourage effect” and the microbiome with Dr. Ethan Russo. A neurologist, scientist, and widely published

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PROJECT CBD TUESDAY | Arthritis: CBD Articles/ Abstracts

Featured articles on Arthritis | Cannabinoid Treatment for Rheumatism: Greg Gerdeman, PhD Arthritis is an inflammation of one or more of your joints. There are many different types, including osteoarthritis (OA) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Symptoms may include joint pain, stiffness, or swelling. About one in five people have arthritis. It is more common in women, and people with heart disease or diabetes. Greg Gerdeman, former assistant professor

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MEDICAL MONDAYS | THC VERSUS BREAST CANCER

Comparing the antitumoral activity of single-molecule tetrahydrocannabinol and whole plant cannabis oil. THANKS & FULL ARTICLE @ PROJECT CBD: https://www.projectcbd.org/medicine/thc-versus-breast-cancer BY ALEX ANDIA ON MARCH 18, 2019 It’s no secret that many cancer patients are using cannabis to help manage pain, fatigue, nausea, and other side effects of chemotherapy. Less well known is the fact that extensive preclinical research shows that plant

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Medical Monday | Epilepsy, Cancer, Autism, and Mental Health

DR. BONNI GOLDSTEIN: CANNABIS THERAPEUTICS Bonni Goldstein, MD, author of Cannabis Revealed, discusses using cannabis medicine in her practice for patients with intractable epilepsy, cancer, autism, and mental health conditions. BY CANNABIS CONVERSATIONS  Dr. Bonni Goldstein, author of Cannabis Revealed, discusses using cannabis medicine in her practice for patients with intractable epilepsy, cancer, autism, and mental health conditions. TRANSCRIPT Project CBD: I’m here with Dr.

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Medical Mondays | Back 2 Basic

CBD USERS MANUAL Project CBD has created a beginner’s guide for cannabidiol & cannabis therapeutics to address key questions of CBD users. A Beginner’s Guide to Cannabidiol & Cannabis Therapeutics BY PROJECT CBD ON MARCH 13, 2018 Photo by Project CBD In 2009, a handful of CBD-rich cannabis strains were discovered serendipitously in Northern California, America’s cannabis breadbasket, where certified patients could access

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