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    Hello and welcome to Pediatric Cannabis Therapy! My name is Rebecca Brown and I am the founder of Pediatric Cannabis Therapy. My journey began almost two years ago when I started treating my then 14 year old son who has Dravet syndrome with a high cbd low thc ratio medical cannabis. I reached out to other parents in the Dravet community who were also treating their children with cannabis and the Pediatric Cannabis Therapy facebook group was born. We started with 6 parents but have grown to a staggering 2500 members and are growing daily. The need for the website became very clear as more and more people were looking for information regarding the therapeutic application of cannabis in the pediatric community.

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Pinned  What is clinical endocannabinoid deficiency?

Mar 20 2014 10:37 PM | MamaHen in The Endocannabinoid System

Clinical endocannabinoid deficiency (CEDC) is a proposed spectrum disorder that has been implicated in a range of illnesses, including fibromyalgia, migraine and irritable bowel syndrome. So far, very little research has been conducted on this speculative disorder, but if it is found to exist, it could be responsible for these very common conditions as well as many related ones.

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Pinned  The Amazing Medicinal Properties Of Marijuana

Jan 29 2014 04:12 AM | MamaHen in Science Corner

The chemical components of Medical Marijuana, referred to as cannabinoids, play a major role in the realm of medicine known as CAM (Complementary and Alternative Medicine). Medical Marijuana, also know as Medical Cannabis, has been employed for a wide array of medicinal uses for many centuries for its pharmacological effects on the CNS (Central Nervous System) and the immune system

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Pinned  The Endocannabinoid System

Dec 15 2013 03:22 AM | MamaHen in The Endocannabinoid System

Cannabis is a source of over 60 cannabinoids, but do you know that the human body produces cannabinoids, as well? The system that produces these cannabinoids, and the cannabinoid receptors they bind to, is called the Endocannabinoid System.

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Pinned  Dr Bob Melamede PhD explains the endocannabinoi...

Nov 30 2013 01:37 PM | MamaHen in The Endocannabinoid System

Dr. Robert Melamede PhD explains the endocannabinoid system.

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Pinned  What are Terpenes and What Do They Do?

Nov 26 2013 05:26 PM | MamaHen in Science Corner

What Are Terpenes & What Do They Terpenes Do?

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Pinned  Terpene Isolation Could Be The Future Of Cannabis

Nov 26 2013 04:19 PM | MamaHen in Science Corner

In this article Medical Jane discusses terpenes, a component of cannabis that improves its medical efficacy.

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Pinned  Doctor Appointment Preparation Tips

Nov 25 2013 02:51 PM | MamaHen in How to Approach Your Childs Medical Team

Doctor Appointment Preparation Tips

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Backdoor Medicine: How Cannabis Suppositories C...

Nov 06 2014 09:05 PM | MamaHen in Science Corner

There are many advantages to the rectal administration of cannabis not afforded by other routes.

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Is Cannabigerol (CBG) The Ultimate Cannabinoid?

Mar 20 2014 11:33 PM | MamaHen in Science Corner

Cannabigerol (CBG) is the “stem cell” for many of the chemicals in marijuana, including THC and CBD. It also has a number of medical properties that researchers are just starting to uncover

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Marijuana May Be Key To Healing Injured Brain

Feb 08 2014 08:56 PM | SarahG in Science Corner

The activity of marijuana may help repair the brain after traumatic injury, according to new research from Spain.

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Marijuana treats Crohn’s Disease

Feb 08 2014 08:23 PM | SarahG in Other

Marijuana treats Crohn’s Disease, Researchers Conclude

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Cannabichromene In Marijuana

Feb 08 2014 08:12 PM | MamaHen in Science Corner

Cannabichromene In Marijuana Helps Brain Grow

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What Are Some Problems With Lab Testing?

Jan 25 2014 05:29 PM | SarahG in Lab Testing

by: Nate Morris

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