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World-first clinical trial of cannabis for chemotherapy patients kicks off in NSW

World-first clinical trial of cannabis for chemotherapy patients kicks off in NSWKate Aubusson Published: December 5, 2016 - 5:09PMLauren Hew knows she'll be fighting cancer until it wins.The 32-year-old mother of two was diagnosed with Ewing sarcoma in 2014. After a year-and-a-half in remission the cancer came back."It's heartbreaking, but the sad reality is this is not something...
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Controlled release tablet formulation containing natural Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol.

Authors: Punyamurthula NS, Hingorani T, Adelli G, Gul W, ElSohly MA, Repka MA, Majumdar S AbstractCannabinoids are increasingly being used in the treatment of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) because of their action on thecannabinoid receptors, CB1 and CB2. The currently marketed capsule formulations (sesame oil based and crystalline powder) are required to be administered freque...
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Jade no longer a ‘floppy noodle’ thanks to medical cannabis

For the first time in her life, 7-year-old Jade Guest is holding on to her mother, giggling, and smiling every day.It's all thanks to a controversial plant and a 7000-kilometre journey that's torn the Guest family apart.The pharmaceuticals Jade was being prescribed in New Zealand had turned her into a zombie, did little to stop her seizures and in some cases made them worse, her mother says....
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Radio NZ – Victoria Davis discharge without conviction (2012)

Environmentalist who served as Golden Bay's sole radiographer for 22 years, and was discharged without conviction in the Nelson District Court on charges of cultivating and possessing cannabis.  Listen to the conversation here: http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/saturday/audio/2515132/victoria-davis-medical-marijuana
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