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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.
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.
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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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.
Nov 30 2013 01:37 PM | MamaHen in The Endocannabinoid System
Dr. Robert Melamede PhD explains the endocannabinoid system.