Posts Tagged ‘Cannabis’

First Study on Cannabis as Insomnia Treatment Proves Successful for Chronic Patients

Phillip Schneider, Staff Writer Waking Times Australian researchers found promise in the world’s first ever placebo-controlled trial on the effectiveness of cannabis compounds in treating chronic insomnia. The study was initiated in 2018 by an independent research team at the University of Western Australia, funded by a cannabis company known as Zelira Therapeutics. Double blind […]

Cannabis can help fight coronavirus, study says

(Natural News) Cannabis could be a new weapon in the fight against the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19), researchers say. A new study by scientists at the University of Lethbridge in Alberta says that cannabidiol (CBD) — the main non-psychoactive component of marijuana — can help fight the coronavirus by lowering the number of cell receptors available for the […]

Scientists Believe Cannabis Could Help Prevent and Treat Coronavirus

They have high hopes for a coronavirus breakthrough. A team of Canadian scientists believes it has found strong strains of cannabis that could help prevent or treat coronavirus infections, according to interviews and a study. Researchers from the University of Lethbridge said a study in April showed at least 13 cannabis plants were high in […]

Promising Research Shows that Some Cannabis Strains May Help Protect Against Covid-19

Phillip Schneider, Staff Writer Waking Times Certain cannabis strains may have the potential to protect the body against Covid-19 infection, as revealed by researchers at the University of Lethbridge earlier this month. After studying over 400 marijuana strains, the Canadian researchers found around a dozen of which show promise in protecting users from becoming infected […]

Coronavirus: The Tide Is Coming for Medicinal Cannabis

Zulfikar Abbany, Guest Waking Times The search for a vaccine for the new coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, or indeed a medicinal drug to cure it, has taken researchers down both traditional and less traditional avenues. They have looked at existing drug candidates, such as remdesivir, which was original developed to treat Ebola. In Germany, the first clinical trials for […]

Legal Weed CEOs Believe COVID-19 Will Put an End to Federal Prohibition of “Essential” Cannabis

(TMU) — While the U.S. economy has faced a catastrophic shake-up due to the coronavirus pandemic, many Americans still proceeded to celebrate April 20, also known as “4/20,” the unofficial holiday for recreational cannabis users. But while marijuana aficionados are enjoying their online smoking sessions and live-streamed concerts—a pale virtual shadow of the typical festivities […]

Antibiotic Resistance: How Cannabis Can Help

April 1st, 2020 By Nikki Harper Staff Writer for Wake Up World As I write this, the world is deep in a global crisis surrounding covid-19. Because this is an infection caused by a virus, not a bacteria, it cannot be treated by antibiotics. Nonetheless, once the world emerges from this epidemic, antibiotic resistance will […]

Cannabis Shops Deemed “Essential” and Allowed to Stay Open Under LA’s Emergency Coronavirus Order

(TMU) — While millions of Californians are hunkering down following successive local emergency orders followed on Thursday evening by a statewide “stay at home” order from California Governor Newsom—the priorities faced by the state remain in the hearts and minds of residents and authorities. As the coronavirus outbreak spreads across the Golden State, authorities in […]

Maine: Medical Cannabis Is Now State’s Third Largest Economic Market

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Beware of ‘Odorless’ Cannabis – GMO Weed with Unknown Effects

Phillip Schneider, Staff Writer Waking Times Biotech companies have been plodding behind the scenes for years in preparing of their veiled entrance into the cannabis industry. With patented ‘odorless’ strains, weed connoisseurs could soon be smoking genetically engineered pot without even realizing it. A Canadian company called CannabCo Pharmaceutical Corp. seeks to be the first […]

It’s Official: The NFL is Eager to Finally End Policy of Suspending Players for Cannabis Use

(TMU) — In a sign of the changing times, the National Football League (NFL) and NFL Players Association could soon strike a new agreement that would effectively end the league’s long-standing harsh stance against cannabis. Under a new collective bargaining agreement being negotiated between the players and the league that would kick in at the end of […]

Big Pharma Losing Money As Patients Switch From Opioids To Cannabis

Cannabis is helping chronic pain patients, resulting in Big Pharma losing money. The news that cannabis is effective in treating most types of pain is shaking business and political institutions. Politicians and investors must come to grips with Big Pharma losing money due to the rise of cannabis. The findings could have huge consequences for medical practice […]

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Olivia Newton-John Credits Cannabis for Help in Surviving Stage IV Breast Cancer

Alex Pietrowksi, Staff Writer Waking Times At age 71, famed actress and singer Olivia Newton-John is winning a long battle with cancer, and she gives major credit to medicinal cannabis for helping her to overcome pain and get much-needed rest so that her body could heal. Having been fought off cancer in 1992, then also […]

Scientists Discover Cannabis Compound That Could Be 30 Times More Potent Than THC

(TMU) — Are you tired of puffing on flower? Can’t quite afford to lay down the cash for a dabbing rig? Uninterested in the usual edibles? Well, Italian scientists have discovered a previously unknown cannabis compound that has been shown in lab tests to be potentially 30 times stronger than tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the psychoactive compound in THC […]

Aliens? The Cannabis culture? No, just Democrats [Video] — The Duran

Tucker Carlson hits it out of the park with a stunning summary on the DC madness via Aliens? The Cannabis culture? No, just Democrats [Video] — The Duran Source Article from Hits: 19

Ex-Cop Claims Cannabis Oil Has Allowed Her Son To Go Seizure-Free For 224 Days

Mandy Froelich, Truth Theory Waking Times Meet Lisa Quarrell, 38, a devoted mother and cannabis advocate. For months, she has been giving her son, who suffers from epilepsy, cannabis oil. Although she has faced a police rap, she says the natural remedy has allowed Cole Thomson, 7, to remain seizure-free for 224 days. Before the 7-year-old received […]

Bees Absolutely Love Cannabis & It Could Help Restore Their Populations

The Facts: The US Navy recently released a statement claiming that more disclosure regarding a 2004 UFO incident in the form of video footage and documentation would be a big threat to national security. Reflect On: The mainstream media has long used false information, or real information, and shaped the narrative to suit a particular […]

Bees Absolutely Love Cannabis and It Could Help Restore Their Populations

(TMU) — Bees are major fans of hemp and a recent study has found that the taller the hemp plants are the larger the number of bees that will flock to it. The new research, spearheaded by researchers at Cornell University and published last month in Environmental Entomology, shows that humans aren’t the only fans […]

The Real Reason Anxious and Stressed-Out People Smoke Cannabis

(TMU) — Marijuana users have long testified that after a stressful or anxiety-racked day they often turn to the plant to chill out and relax. While cannabis users’ testimonies about the soothing effects of THC and CBD are well-known, they’re finally receiving the backing of a growing body of scientific evidence. The research could open […]

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