Study: THC Effective Treatment for Fibromyalgia Pain

A study conducted in the Netherlands has found that THC-rich medical cannabis is an effective treatment for pain caused by fibromyalgia, according to The Growth Op. The study was conducted by Leiden University Medical Center and pharma company Bedrocan International in the Netherlands. Interestingly, researchers found that cannabis extracts containing purely CBD were not effective; instead, the […]

Cannabis Oil Capsules May Be Best Treatment For Fibromyalgia

Treatment For Fibromyalgia Treatment For Fibromyalgia much like treatments for any and all disease., often starts with the management of symptoms. With this disorder, the symptoms create a string of tender points along the body. Coupling this with extreme fatigue and an inability to sleep and you have a concoction for a drastically poor quality […]

Marijuana Chewing Gum to Relieve Fibromyalgia Pain

The legalization of marijuana in many states has opened numerous perspectives and has resulted in many ingenious ideas for its use, expanding the range of medicinal marijuana products. The evidence that cannabis is an effective method to treat painful and chronic conditions is undeniable. Additionally, it is more effective than leading traditional painkillers, and can also reduce […]

New Cannabis Capsule Is So Powerful It May Completely Replace All Pain Killers

In places where medical marijuana is legal, opioid abuse and addiction has fallen by 25%, but the government maintain they are stumped as to why. Opioid abuse and addiction is a massive problem all over the US, hence why people are eager to find natural alternatives. The health benefits of cannabis become more and more […]

FDA Approves Country’s First Medicine made from Marijuana

The country’s first drug derived from marijuana, a medicine that treats two uncommon and destructive forms of epilepsy has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration. The country’s first marijuana-based prescription medication was announced on Monday, June 25 by the US Food and Drug Administration. Epidiolex is a plant derivative, oral suspension of cannabidiol […]

YouTube Begins Banning Videos About CBD Oil Saying It’s ‘Harmful’

YouTube has ramped up their censorship campaign and this time, they are coming after CBD (cannabidiol) oil. Channels which discuss CBD oil will be banned because according to YouTube, it “poses a risk of serious physical harm or death.” Source – The Daily Sheeple Mike Adams, otherwise known as The Health Ranger on YouTube has now been […]

Endocannabinoid Levels Elevated in Fibromyalgia, but They’re Not Ideal as Biomarkers, Study Finds

Endocannabinoid (EC) levels in the blood are elevated in women with fibromyalgia. However, the findings do not support using these factors as disease biomarkers, researchers said. Their study, “The relationship of endocannabinoidome lipid mediators with pain and psychological stress in women with fibromyalgia – a case control study,” appeared in The Journal of Pain. Researchers currently regard the […]

Does Cannabis really an effective Fibromyalgia treatment?

People who suffer from fibromyalgia know well how pain can be so overwhelming. Sometimes, you are just unable to perform the routine activities due to the severe pain.  And there are times when you can do just one thing that is staying in the bed all day. There are also times when it feels like […]

The Medical Minute: Fibromyalgia, Adolescent Use, and the Return of Reefer Madness

We’re fortunate to live in a new era of cannabis where its social and political stigmas are losing credibility one state at a time. Patients are gaining better access while recreational consumers are regaining their personal liberties. Every now and then, we see a burping up of the old Reefer Madness scare tactics that madly drove […]

Endocannabinoid Deficiency Suspected As Cause For Fibromyalgia

Author: Leslie Kahn For decades, since fibromyalgia disproportionately affected women, those who suffered with its often debilitating effects were often labeled as “hysterical women.” Many doctors would not even acknowledge that it was a legitimate physical disorder and called women hypochondriacs. It was often referred to as a “psychosomatic disorder.” Over the decades, the medical community […]