Cannabis News Box

Scientists say medicinal cannabis substitute could be useful in treating Parkinson’s disease

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

January 9, 2020

Parkinson's Disease could soon be treated by a synthetic alternative to medical cannabis called HU-308. The drug is said to relieve the involuntary movements caused by dyskinesias; a side effect caused by years of treatment for the debilitating medical condition.  HU-308 – a non-psychoactive drug – was t...

Could CBD reverse the effects of aging?

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

September 11, 2019

Cannabis skincare is a hot topic lately, with cannabis-derived ingredients cropping up on the shelves of beauty, health and wellness stores around the country. Australian scientists from the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) have caught wind of this and decided to investigate the potential of using...

University of Technology Sydney