Anecdotal Reports by Pet Lovers. Jaw Dropping Study Shows Cannabis Helps a Whopping 90% of Epileptics Who Try It. For the past two years, we at The Free Thought Project (TFTP) have reported on the rise of medical cannabis to treat epileptic seizures, especially in children.
As knowledge is spread and legalization sweeps that nation, many people are coming forward to tell of their wondrous success at stopping seizures with cannabis – where pharmaceutical medications failed. At the annual meeting of the American Epilepsy Society in Dec. 2015, the most talked-about study was one where medical cannabis provided very significant seizure reduction in epileptic children.
As studies and real-life success stories piled up, the medical cannabis field advanced to the point where there is now a nasal spray that consistently stops seizures within 20 seconds. TFTP conducted an exclusive interview with the mother of Novaleigh, a 5-year-old girl who suffered from 100 seizures a day along with other debilitating conditions.
The Australian study is telling indeed. Six Non-Cannabis Plants That Are High In Healing Cannabinoids. Even if you live in a place where access to medical marijuana is illegal, you can still reap the benefits of cancer-fighting cannabinoids by utilizing these other medicinal plants.
As interest in Cannabis’ numerous medicinal uses continues to grow, research into the effects of Cannabinoids has also expanded in recent years. Cannabinoids – medicinal compounds that interact with specific and plentiful cell receptors – are found in numerous plants, many of which are not even closely related to cannabis. Why Is This Powerful Addiction-Fighting Substance Banned in the U.S.?
Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com/ iordani State legislators, medical marijuana patients, doctors and adult cannabis consumers have been stymied in many ways by the federal listing of cannabis as a schedule 1 controlled substance.
However, cannabis is not unique in that regard. For example, another powerful medicine plant, the iboga shrub, is likewise banned from medical use. What makes iboga a special case is that its major medical value has been as an effective treatment for addiction to alcohol and hard drugs. Once again, the Drug War that is supposed to prevent addiction is used instead to withhold treatment from those who most need it.
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Joseph Mercola | mercola.com Eating plenty of fresh vegetables (ideally organic to avoid pesticides) is a foundational aspect of a healthy diet, and can help lower your risk for many chronic diseases, including type 2 diabetes,1 heart disease, stroke and certain cancers. Besides being rich in vitamins, minerals and fiber, vegetables also contain antioxidants and disease-fighting compounds you won’t find in other foods, especially not processed foods.
Some phytochemicals (plant chemicals) help reduce inflammation and eliminate carcinogens, while others regulate cell reproduction, apoptosis (programmed cell death) and DNA maintenance. Certain plant compounds also have potent anti-aging effects. One basic premise of aging is that, as you age, your cells’ ability to produce energy declines. Related Article: Beyond Cancer Prevention: Chemical in Broccoli Kills Cancer Cells Broccoli Enzyme May Slow Aging. Healthy News and Information. A marijuana chemical known as cannabinoid cannabidiol (CBD) helps fractures heal faster and even make the bones stronger than they were before, according to a study conducted by researchers from Tel Aviv University and Hebrew University and published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research.
CBD has no psychotropic effects. Boost Your Chi (Energy) Using These 3 Sacred Herbs. By Aaron Weis, founder of DreamcatcherBotanicals.com Cultivating chi with herbs has been practiced for thousands of years.
Whether you want to boost your bodily energy, development yourself spiritually or simply give yourself more will that fortifies all your practices, these three little known sacred herbs can help you along the way. Before we go into these rare herbs let’s talk about chi. According to many traditional Chinese cultures, “Chi or Qi” literally translates to “breath”, “air”, or “gas”, and is considered “material energy”, “life force”, or “energy flow”. Qi is the central underlying principle in traditional Chinese medicine and many martial arts across the globe. 6 Plants Other than Cannabis That are High in Healing Cannabinoids.
This Amazing 'Elixir of Life' Herb Keeps Your Skin Soft, Lungs Happy and Heart Open. By Aaron Weis | Dream Catcher Botanicals The taoist flying herb, also known as wild asparagus root, is used both spiritually and physically.
It has long been revered by Tibetan Monks as an elixir of life and a potent herbal tonic for the skin, lungs and heart. Dried Wild Asparagus Root. Plantain, a common driveway weed, is one of nature's most powerful medicines. 5 Books That Will Decrease Your Dependency On Big Pharma. By Anna Hunt Just because many of us don’t support the practices of big pharmaceutical companies, doesn’t mean that we don’t get sick.
At one point or another, everyone turns to medicine to alleviate symptoms of an illness. Its Leaves Contain All Essential Amino Acids and its Seeds Purify Water. John Summerly, Prevent DiseaseWaking Times Moringa oleifera has an impressive range of medicinal uses with high nutritional value and medicinal benefits.
Different parts of Moringa contain a profile of important minerals and are a good source of protein, vitamins, amino acids and various phenolics. It possesses anti-tumor, anti-epileptic, anti-inflammatory, anti-ulcer, antispasmodic, anti-hypertensive, antioxidant, anti-diabetic, antibacterial and anti-fungal properties and is being employed for the treatment of different ailments in the indigenous system of medicine. Ibuprofen Kills Thousands Each Year, So What Is The Alternative? By Sayer Ji A recent Reuters’ article opened with the following stunning sentence: “Long-term high-dose use of painkillers such as ibuprofen or diclofenac is ‘equally hazardous’ in terms of heart attack risk as use of the drug Vioxx, which was withdrawn due to its potential dangers, researchers said.”
The 2004 Vioxx recall, as you may remember, was spurred by the nearly 30,000 excess cases of heart attacks and sudden cardiac deaths caused by the drug between 1999-2003. Despite the fact that scientific research had accumulated as early as 2000 linking Vioxx to increased heart attacks and strokes, the drug’s manufacturer Merck, and the FDA, remained silent as the death toll steadily increased.
The Reuters report focused on new research published in Lancet indicating the risk of heart attack increases as much as a third and the risk of heart failure doubles among heavier users of NSAID drugs. "Super tea" has 10 times more antioxidants than regular green tea. He Claims To Have ‘Found The Cure For All Diseases,’ And Has The Supreme Court Ruling To Prove It! Vegetable Extract Treats Autism Better Than Drugs. Sayer Ji, Green Med InfoWaking Times The CDC says there is no treatment for autism, but this vegetable extract significantly improved the condition in a recent clinical trial.
Presently, autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is considered a condition with no known conventional treatment. According to the CDC: “There are no medications that can cure ASD or treat the core symptoms.” With a prevalence rate in the U.S. estimated to be 1 in every 68 children, a growing number of families are actively searching for safe, affordable and effective interventions. Thankfully, and despite the failings of pharmaceutical-based medicine, there are natural interventions that have been studied and appear to hold great promise.
For instance, we have indexed research from the National Library of Medicine on over 30 natural substances that may play a role in improving the condition. Broccoli Extract Does The “Impossible”: Improves Autism Spectrum Disorder The dosing schedule was determined by body weight: One Herb: ‘Triple Action’ Against Skin Cancer, Photo-Aging and Liver Detox. By Christina Sarich | NaturalSociety.com Need something besides toxic sunscreen to protect against skin cancer? New Study: Can Turmeric Help With Alzheimer's Disease? I visited India for the first time in 2006, and one of my fondest memories from that trip was walking into an open-air community market. How a bee sting saved my life: poison as medicine. 7 Legal Herbs That Can Alter Your Consciousness and Super-Charge your Dreams. Ailments Display Page. Substances Display Page.
Amazing 1930's Pharmacist Map of 'Herbal Cures' Released to Public. Natural Cures Once Ruled the Land In the US Before Big Pharma Took Over. Chinese herb eradicates cancer in 40 days, says new researchChinese herb eradicates cancer in 40 days, says new research. 10 Weeds That Heal: And They’re Right In Your Backyard. Five surprising herbs that can damage your liver. AP file Green tea can cause liver damage in high amounts. 5 Of The Most Underrated Medicinal Plants. The Inexpensive Detox, Arthritis, Osteoporosis And Mycoplasma Cure. Borax — The Inexpensive Detox, Arthritis, Osteoporosis And Mycoplasma Cure. 20 Health Benefits of Thyme Oil. John Summerly, Prevent DiseaseWaking Times Thyme is an incredibly potent yet simple herb affecting multiple systems in the body and capable of treating dozens of diseases. Iboga: At the Crossroads of the Jungle and the Laboratory.
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Can Vitamin C Cure Ebola? Episode 6: Antiviral herbal medicines vs. Ebola and other viral pandemics - BioDefense.com. Cannabis Takes on Alzheimer’s and Dementia Successfully: Story and Studies. Convinced of the Cure. 12 Negative Aspects of Consuming Cannabis. Cilantro and Chlorella can Remove 80% of Heavy Metals from the Body within 42 Days. The Health Benefits of Una de Gato- Why Cat’s Claw is Helpful for Natural Herb for Smokers, Autoimmune Diseases.
15 Plants & Herbs That Can Boost Lung Health, Heal Respiratory Infections & Repair Pulmonary Damage. Man Uses Cannabis Oil to Successfully Treat Another Incurable Disease – COPD.