Israeli medical cannabis system to include local pharmacies

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Israel has always been the leader in modern medical cannabis, going back to the 60’s when THC was first identified by Professor Raphael Mechoulam, Dr. Yehiel Gaoniv and Dr. Habib Edery at their lab in Jerusalem. For decades, funds from the US government and other international organizations supported the research and development of Israel’s medical cannabis […]

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Future Classification of Cannabis with Terpenoids and Cannabinoids

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The current rating system of labeling strains as Sativa or Indica is incomplete; and the idea of basing medical cannabis solely on THC and CBD levels is insufficient. The entire cannabis community will have a much better understanding of the potential applications of marijuana as a medicine, only when strains are classified according to their […]

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The Human Endocannabinoid System

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Every species within the animal kingdom, contains the Endocannabinoid System (ECS), except for insects. The ECS was named after cannabinoids, which are found abundantly in cannabis as well produced naturally within the human body. Research conducted on cannabinoids such as THC, CBD, CBG and CBC that are produced by cannabis lead to the discovery of the Endocannabinoid System (ECS). […]

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