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Israeli researchers study the benefits of using cannabis to treat fibromyalgia symptoms

Israeli researchers study the benefits of using cannabis to treat fibromyalgia symptoms

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

August 29, 2019

Israel is right on the cusp of something special in terms of medical cannabis research. Based on the results of a new Israeli cannabis study, herbal treatments made with the plant's derivatives could effectively treat chronic pain.  The Israeli cannabis study was conducted in Tel Aviv by a team of...

Israeli researchers say cannabis can be used to treat traumatic brain injury (TBI)

Israeli researchers say cannabis can be used to treat traumatic brain injury (TBI)

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

July 17, 2018

Israel is a world leader in cannabis research and according to a team of Israeli researchers at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, cannabis for traumatic brain injury (TBI) could be a good an effective treatment. Researchers studied the effects of cannabis for TBI on rats and mice. What they discove...

Jerusalem experts research treatment of asthma through cannabis

Jerusalem experts research treatment of asthma through cannabis

Sara Tiradossi

October 25, 2017

CIITECH, a cannabis biotech company that focuses on developing and commercializing medical cannabis products, is planning on funding a research project with the Hebrew University of Jerusalem on the treatment of asthma through cannabis. The project would be led by Prof. Raphael Mechoulam, a pioneer...

Hebrew University of Jerusalem