Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) – Can Medical Cannabis CBD Oil Help?

Oppositional Defiant Disorder Overview As its name indicates, Oppositional Defiant Disorder (also referred to as Oppositional Defiance Disorder or ODD) is a disorder characterized by anger, defiance, and negativity. Adolescents and teenagers who have Oppositional Defiant Disorder are prone to be destructive, belligerent, and physically violent. Oppositional Defiant Disorder may begin to manifest in children as young as 7, and

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CBD And Children – Is It Safe?

As a parent, you’d do anything for your child, particularly if they are desperately ill and conventional medicine is failing them. Across the globe there has been one headline grabbing story after another of parents giving their sick children CBD, the non-psychoactive compound in cannabis for conditions like epilepsy, cancer and autism. But the question still remains, is it safe

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The Story of Charlotte’s Web: CBD Medical Cannabis & Children

Charlotte’s Web is a high CBD strain that contains virtually no THC. As a medicinal strain, Charlotte’s Web has been used successfully to treat a variety of medical conditions, from PTSD to epileptic seizures. It’s rapidly becoming the strain of choice for those who are interested in medication without any psychoactive effects. The Origins of Charlotte’s Web Charlotte’s Web was

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MCT Is The Preferred Carrier Liquid for Cannabis Oil

“MCTs” are medium-chain triglycerides, a form of saturated fatty acid that has numerous health benefits, ranging from improved cognitive function to better weight management. Coconut oil is one great source of MCTs — roughly 62–65 percent of the fatty acids in coconut oil are MCTs — but recently more concentrated “MCT oils” have also been growing in popularity. We now know that

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Treating Children with Cannabis Oil

This treatment guideline is to be used for products, cannabis oils, that are only endorsed by Medical Cannabis Dispensary. It is to be used for treating children with ailments, including; ADHD ADD Epilepsy Seizure Control Autism Cerebral Palsy Asthma Most of the people we treat choose the cannabis oils we endorse over conventional western medicines that have let them down. No one likes

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5 Untold Dangers Of Antidepressants And Why Cannabis Is Better

1. Suicidal ideation Though the rates of antidepressant use are climbing, so are the rates of suicide. The FDA’s warnings for SSRIs explain that the drugs may actually increase the risk of suicide and increase suicidal ideation. Just this year [2016], the largest review to date has found that antidepressants may actually increase suicide risk. Even worse, many trials that

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Treating Children With ADHD, Epilepsy And Autism With Cannabis Oil    

Treating children with medicinal cannabis will always remain a controversial topic. Medical professionals call for more research while governing bodies express concern over the long-term effects of doping with a known drug. However, the multitude of real-life success stories cannot be ignored. When children fail to respond to treatment with traditional medicine, many parents have turned to medicinal cannabis in

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How Does Cannabis Consumption Affect Autism?

Autism and Cannabis at a Glance Autism is a collection of disorders that impact brain development, characterized by communication difficulties, social interaction problems, and repetitive and sometimes injurious behaviors Autism is caused by a combination of genetic mutations and environmental factors, such as advanced parental age and pregnancy problems Autism management focuses on therapies over drugs, including behavioral modification and

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Cannabidiol (CBD) In Pediatric Epilepsy

While there is extensive personal experience, to this day there are still no controlled, randomized clinical trials testing CBD in this age group. The two age groups most affected by epilepsy are the elderly and children under five. Last time we focused on the former, finding a paucity of clinical evidence supporting the use of cannabidiol (CBD) in the treatment

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Potential Links Between Cannabidiol (CBD) And Dravet Syndrome

Despite currently being the most promising drug for the treatment of Dravet Syndrome, CBD still faces a lot of challenges. Retrospective studies and preliminary evidence from clinical trials suggest that Cannabidiol (CBD) might be effective in reducing seizures in some paediatric epilepsy syndromes. One condition in particular – Dravet syndrome, or myoclonic epilepsy of infancy,  has gathered a great level

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