LEAKED REPORT: The UK Cannabis re-Scheduling Review (part 1)

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As yet unpublished, but much publicised part 1 of the British Gov’t review on the potential of cannabis to be medicalized, rescheduled and prescribe for usage. The following is an excerpt from the introduction to the report. Read the full report here Interest is growing across the United Kingdom, and indeed the world, into the […]

CBD Cheat-sheet: Anorexia

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CBD and Anorexia Medication with leptin, ghrelin, and endocannabinoids Current literature reviews show that leptin may have therapeutic potentials to promote the restoration of menstrual cycles in weight-restored patients. It can prevent osteoporosis in chronic patients, and reduce motor restlessness in patients who are severely hyperactive. Endocannabinoids and ghrelin exert orexigenic effects which may help […]

Entourage Effect & Terpenes… a quick guide

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TERPENES AND ENTOURAGE EFFECT How does CBD work? CBD is used widely all over the world these days, as an alternative treatment to a lot of diseases and illnesses while improving the quality of life. A lot of common and serious diseases are treated using CBD, for example, diabetes, nausea, Parkinson, epilepsy, depression, osteoporosis, spinal […]

Israeli HERBALICA Range of Cannabis Products On Sale in the UK

LONDON and TEL AVIV, Israel, October 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — CIITECH, a UK-Israel cannabis biotech startup, announces the availability of Herbalica’s non-psychoactive, cannabis-derivative supplements based on Israeli science to UK consumers via www.essentialcannabinoids.co.uk. The products include CBD (Cannabidiol), a non-psychoactive ingredient or cannabinoid found in both hemp and regular cannabis strains. Located in Israel, Herbalica’s parent company HerbalTune has developed and […]

Medicalized cannabis to be emancipated in Israel next month.

Finally we see some change, over 18 months since Ultra Orthodox Minister Litzman sent shockwaves through the country by announcing his belief that medical cannabis should be dispensed in pharmacies like any other drug. Yesterday at a government committee meeting, Yuval Landshaf promised that by the end of August this year we’ll see 100 physicians […]

Does cannabis ‘Cause or Cure’ the traffic accident epidemic

A study in the USA earlier this year that looked to determine the association of medical marijuana laws (MMLs) with traffic fatality rates, recently published their findings. The report US Traffic Fatalities, 1985–2014, and Their Relationship to Medical Marijuana Laws Methods. Using data from the 1985–2014 Fatality Analysis Reporting System, we examined the association between […]

Post UK Election Cannabis Blues

Two weeks on from the most mis-read election in the history of elections.  More mis-read than Brexit, more even than Trump.  This was the landslide election that would wipe out Labour and wipe the smile of Jeremy Corbyns’ face. The opposite is now true, Labour are strong, Tories are weak.   But where does this […]

Israel Cannabis Innovation is Coming to the UK

CIITECH is a cannabis biotech company that focuses on discovering, developing and commercializing medical cannabis products for the global market. We do this by partnering and collaborating with leading institutions and companies to realize the full potential of cutting-edge cannabis innovation. CIITECH brings leading Israeli cannabis science and innovation to the UK and European Markets. […]

BMJ says the time is right for Cannabis

Well… who’d have thought!!… from the well respected BMJ (British Medical Journal) “The place of cannabis as a prohibited and purely harmful psychoactive substance should change. Evidence supports the kind of reform already occurring in US states and internationally. The UK is lagging behind. Doctors should be free to provide advice on the benefits and […]

After CannaTech, comes Cann10

Israel is truly cementing its place as the epicenter of cannabis research and innovation. After the hugely successful 3rd Annual CannaTech event in March, brought to you by iCAN Israel-Cannabis the country rolls on to Cann10, with a deeper dive into the medical aspects and applications of the plant. For such a small country it […]