Tag Archives: Relief

Headache, migraine sufferers report relief after marijuana use – UPI News

Dec. 3 — Headache and migraine patients, take note: medical marijuana may help ease your pain. The findings follow an analysis of data collected by a Canadian phone app that gathered feedback offered by 1,300 headache sufferers and nearly 700 migraine sufferers who used marijuana to treat their head pain. “We found that self-reported headache… Read More »

NIH Awards $3 Million to Study Cannabidiol for Pain Relief

The National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has announced that it will grant nine new research awards, totaling approximately $ 3 million, to study the potential pain-relieving properties of cannabidiol (CBD) and other non-psychoactive components of cannabis. “The treatment of chronic pain has relied heavily… Read More »

Kaiser Permanente commits $1.65 million to California wildfire relief efforts

Adventist Feather River Hospital was badly damaged in the Camp Fire, but still stands.. Kaiser Permanente has committed roughly $ 1.65 million to support relief and recovery efforts in communities impacted by the recent California wildfires. The money will be paid out through multiple gifts to various organizations. First, Kaiser Permanente will give up to… Read More »