Monday, 21 January 2019

Category Archives: cbd treatments

Celebrating Survivors: Metastatic breast cancer doesn’t have to slow you down – Aiken Standard
25 Dec
10:00

Celebrating Survivors: Metastatic breast cancer doesn’t have to slow you down – Aiken Standard

For around 12 years, Dianne Hadley had clear mammograms and no signs of breast cancer. She was originally diagnosed with stage 2 lobular breast cancer in 2006 and was treated by having a lumpectomy – a procedure to remove the cancerous tissue from her breast. Then, in October 2017, she […]

CONNECT WITH CANNABIS: Cannabis and cancer | Cannabis – The Guardian
24 Dec
11:51

CONNECT WITH CANNABIS: Cannabis and cancer | Cannabis – The Guardian

Attitudes about cannabis are changing, albeit slowly. While recreational use of cannabis will be legal as of tomorrow, there is still an air of ‘taboo’ about this ancient plant. Much of this stems from the fact that it has been illegal in Canada since 1923 and was even classed as […]

Earth Science Tech, Inc. (ETST) Engages Counsel with Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE) Expertise to Assist with Dual Listing – Nasdaq
24 Dec
1:42

Earth Science Tech, Inc. (ETST) Engages Counsel with Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE) Expertise to Assist with Dual Listing – Nasdaq

DORAL, Florida, Dec. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Earth Science Tech, Inc. (OTCQB:ETST) (“ETST” or the “Company”), an innovative biotech company focused on the cannabidiol (CBD), nutraceutical and pharmaceutical fields, medical devices, and research and development, today announces it has engaged Fasken, a full-service law […]

Rite Aid poised to sell its first cannabis-derived drug – WTVR CBS 6 News
23 Dec
7:09

Rite Aid poised to sell its first cannabis-derived drug – WTVR CBS 6 News

The Food and Drug Administration on June 25 approved Epidiolex, a treatment for epilepsy created by British drugmaker GW Pharmaceuticals (GWPH). The Drug Enforcement Administration has 90 days to schedule the medication, and it is widely expected to allow doctors to prescribe it. Rite Aid and other US pharmacies could […]

Getting blunt about the facts – COLAtoday
22 Dec
9:02

Getting blunt about the facts – COLAtoday

Maybe you’ve seen it for sale around town or showing up in conversation on social media. However you’ve heard of it, there is no denying that CBD oil has become a major wellness trend of 2018 – and it doesn’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon. With a growing […]

Drug repurposing for anti-cancer side effects transforms care – Raconteur
22 Dec
10:55

Drug repurposing for anti-cancer side effects transforms care – Raconteur

In an attempt to analyse reasons why some patients do not benefit from advances in cancer treatments, in-depth analysis of patient populations for trials has revealed interesting new insights, particularly in terms of drug repurposing. Indeed, meta-analysis of the survival of melanoma patients in this country shows that in addition […]

Cannabis Reduces Response Rate to Immunotherapy for Cancer – Oncology Nurse Advisor
22 Dec
12:48

Cannabis Reduces Response Rate to Immunotherapy for Cancer – Oncology Nurse Advisor

September 12, 2017 Share this content: Patients treated with cannabis demonstrated a reduced response rate to immunotherapy, investigators found. Administering cannabis to patients with cancer undergoing immunotherapy may lower the response rate to therapy without having an effect on progression-free […]

The Health Benefits of CBD via G-Protein Coupled Receptor 55 – Leafly
21 Dec
2:43

The Health Benefits of CBD via G-Protein Coupled Receptor 55 – Leafly

Most people who have dipped their toe in cannabis science understand that cannabinoids like THC and CBD bind to traditional cannabinoid type I and II (CB1 and CB2) receptors. However, these are not the only receptors that cannabinoids target. A “newly discovered” target called GPR55 has emerged as a major […]

Experts issue warning about claims that marijuana can cure cancer and other diseases – TheBlaze
21 Dec
4:36

Experts issue warning about claims that marijuana can cure cancer and other diseases – TheBlaze

Thirty states and the District of Columbia have legalized the use of marijuana in some form, and there’s now an endless supply of claims on the internet that pot will cure nearly every known disease, including cancer. Physicians and other experts have advised patients to proceed with caution before buying […]

Earth Science Tech, Inc. (ETST) Takes Advantage of Farm Bill Opportunities, Signs New Chief Sales Officer to Distribute CBD Products Through Nationwide Chain Retailers – Nasdaq
20 Dec
6:20

Earth Science Tech, Inc. (ETST) Takes Advantage of Farm Bill Opportunities, Signs New Chief Sales Officer to Distribute CBD Products Through Nationwide Chain Retailers – Nasdaq

DORAL, Florida, Dec. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Earth Science Tech, Inc. (OTCQB:ETST) (“ETST” or the “Company”), an innovative biotech company focused on the cannabidiol (CBD), nutraceutical and pharmaceutical fields, medical devices, and research and development, today announces it is taking advantage of the new […]