Epilepsy

Cannabis May Help Children With Complex Motor Disorders

Cannabis may be able to help yet another group of patients improve their quality of life; this time it is a group of kids in need of some good news.  

Marijuana’s CBD Can Help Sufferers Of Lennox–Gastaut Syndrome

A recently published article in the New England Journal of Medicine explored the potential for CBD combined with current medicine therapies to help patients with  Lennox–Gastaut syndrome, a severe form of epilepsy characterized in part by frequent drop seizures.

Which Is More Effective For Marijuana Patients, THC Or CBD?

Before comparing the medical merits of CBD and THC, let’s cover some basic points about the differences and similarities between these two substances.

This Study Demonstrates The Amazing Promise For CBD

This powerful cannabinoid has been in the spotlight ever since TV doctor Sanjay Gupta extolled its virtues in a 2013 news special on CNN.

Sydney Study: CBD Therapy Successfully Treats Teen Epilepsy

While we don't know exactly how marijuana effects epileptic seizures in adults, a new study finds CBD provides great relief for teenagers struggling with epilepsy.

Smoking Cannabis Okay If You Experience Epileptic Seizures?

About a third of patients who suffer from epileptic seizures have a form of the...

How The Charlotte’s Web Marijuana Strain Helped My Son

The Fresh Toast is asking you to Tell Us Your Story about cannabis and your health. We know that there are many of you out there suffering from illnesses that can be helped by medical marijuana. We want to share your story.

Proof That Marijuana’s CBD Reduces Seizures Of Childhood Epilepsy

Cannabidiol, known as CBD, provides much needed relief for a rare severe form of childhood-onset epilepsy affecting children as young as 2 years old.

Science Proves Marijuana Heals Pain, Nausea, Spasms And Insomnia

Here is an analysis, “The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids,” which points out that the cannabis treats pain, nausea, muscle spasms and insomnia.

Ask Dr. Green: Will Marijuana’s CBD Help My Son’s Dravet Syndrome?

My son has suffered from Dravet syndrome and his condition is not improving. I have watched videos of children benefiting from CBD-rich cannabis tincture.