Month: July 2022

British baby is the world’s first to get cannabis-derived medicine to prevent seizures

Oscar Parodi was born with neonatal hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy due to a lack of oxygen from the placenta. Indeed, a British baby has become the first in the world to be given a cannabis-derived medicine to prevent seizures in infants with a condition that can lead to brain damage. However, Oscar Parodi was born with neonatal …

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Integrating cannabis into clinical cancer care

Integrating Medical cannabis into clinical cancer care: Future of cancer treatments 

INTRODUCTION Much attention has been paid to the unearthing of the 2500-year-old mummy known as the “Siberian Ice Maiden.” Discovered in 1993, her subterranean burial chamber included a pouch of cannabis among other archeologic findings1. Magnetic resonance imaging revealed that the princess had a primary tumor in the right breast, with axial adenopathy and metastatic …

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