Epilepsy

TGA Announces Delay to Decision on Epidyolex Subsidies

However, the PBAC's decision was "a deferment, not a rejection", according to a statement from FreshLeaf Analytics. The Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PBAC) has offici...

Half-Baked Regulation Sees 100,000 Australian Patients Turn to Black Market Cannabis

Over 3,100 medicinal cannabis prescriptions have been approved by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) in the March 2018 to January 2019 period.Officials from the TGA claim t...

MGC Pharmaceuticals Receives Regulatory Green Light for Cannabis Dementia Drug

The Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has granted key approvals to the ASX-listed biotech firm, MGC Pharmaceuticals (ASX: MXC), to begin Phase IIB clinical trials o...

Medical Marijuana Pioneer Charlotte Figi Passes Away Due to Possible Coronavirus Complications

The brave 13-year-oldgirl helped to inspire the global movement to legalize CBD, improving the livesof millions of people throughout the world. The COVID-19 pandemic took another ...

Can Cannabis Cure Epilepsy?

What started out as a desperate attempt to help a young girl with epilepsy quickly turned into the greatest advertisement for medicinal cannabis imaginable.We note that the subject...

Everything You Need To Know About Giving Your Child CBD at School

Cannabis and cannabidiol (CBD) have shown a host of medicinal benefits, most notably for epilepsy in children. However, many parents fear the ramifications of giving their child CB...