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RE: Would some cannabinoids ameliorate symptoms of autism?

Some (but not all) cannabinoids may partially (but not fully) and reversibly (but not permanently) reduce some (but not all) symptoms of autism for some (but not all) people with some (but probably not all) autism spectrum conditions. In response … Continue reading

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Sleep in Children with Autism: What do we know and what do we need to know?

Originally posted on ASF Blog:
Beth A. Malow, MD, MS Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics, Burry Chair in Cognitive Childhood Development, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN             Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Human Development, Nashville TN Sleep is an essential component of…

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Cannabis Science in Final Negotiations to Purchase 50% of what will be a 10,000 Square Foot Cancer Centre in Arizona With Over 500 Existing Medical Cannabis Patients

You can read the whole press release here. The paragraph we are interested in is reproduced here: “This Cancer Centre will allow new and existing patients to seek professional help and assistance, while assisting patients to self-administer treatments for different … Continue reading

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Would some cannabinoids ameliorate symptoms of autism?

UPDATE: The full text appears to be available here: http://www.thctotalhealthcare.com/would-some-cannabinoids-ameliorate-symptoms-of-autism/ A new scientific discussion paper has been published in the “Eur Child Adolescent Psychiatry” Journal. Full paper available on Springer (for those with access). Also Available here on PubMed. In the paper, Rami … Continue reading

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Family Fights for Medicinal Marijuana for Son – Oklahoma City on KFOR-TV

Deacon Mejias had a bright smile and even brighter future. His parents, Gill and Catherine, had big hopes and dreams for little Deacon. “He used to sit on the floor and spell words for us like octopus and pictures. He … Continue reading

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Cannabis for Autism (for some) via Sativex for Epilepsy.

Autism has an incredible amount variation within it’s own diagnostic bounds and there can be a higher than normal prevalences of some other medical conditions within autistic populations. To add to this complexity, many parents and clinicians alike are more interested … Continue reading

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Oral THC for Autism. A 19 month randomised placebo controlled trial.

According to this news story anyway. Sadly we don’t have any more information than this. Certainly no access to the results apart from this one claimed success. If you have any more information about this trial or it’s results we’d … Continue reading

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