Pamela is newly pregnant with her third child. She and her husband think this is going to be their last one because she is having a dreadful time with nausea – morning sickness that lasts all day long. She knows all the tricks. Saltines by her bedside, taking Vitamin B6 and B12, and eating frequently even though her stomach is queasy. She tried ginger. She tried acupuncture. She considered hypnosis. None of it is working, and the added stress of two little ones who still need her attention is making her pregnancy a miserable experience.
A cutting edge paper from three cannabis friendly medical professionals—Dustin Sulak, Russel Saneto, and Bonni Goldstein—outlines case reports and the applications of cannabis medicine for epilepsy and seizure disorders.
The Society of Cannabis Clinicians calls on the medical board for more sensible policies towards cannabis, which includes collaboration with medical cannabis dispensaries as well as removing the stigma of cannabis as a substance of abuse.
Low-dose and high-dose treatments, protocols for chronic users, and the potential benefits of psychoactivity.
Using cannabis medicine for intractable epilepsy, cancer, autism, and mental health conditions.
Bonni Goldstein, MD, spoke to 120 serious, devoted, desperate, courageous parents in Milpitas, CA, on the subject of CBD and Pediatric Epilepsy. “There’s a lot on the internet that’s opinion,” she said, “I’m here to give you the facts.”
Cannabis and its derivatives have been documented for anti-epileptic effects since 1881. Today, the promise of cannabidiol (CBD) as an anti-epileptic treatment is prompting people to move to states that have safe access to medicinal products containing this compound.