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Worker’s Compensation & Marijuana: Early Adopter Success

BY IN health & wellness, MCofNYC On 12-12-2018

In 2016, Medical Marijuana became available to Patient’s suffering from severe, debilitating conditions such as Cancer(s), Epilepsy, HIV, MS, and ALS. Since it’s acceptance in New York, further legislation has been passed adding several more conditions including but not limited [...]

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Cannabinoid (CB1) Receptor Activation Inhibits Trigeminovascular Neurons

BY IN MCofNYC On 14-07-2018

Simon Akerman, Philip R. Holland, and Peter J. Goadsby Headache Group, Institute of Neurology and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London, United Kingdom Received April 29, 2006; accepted October 2, 2006 ABSTRACT Migraine is a common [...]

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Marijuana & Menstrual Cycles: An Unspoken Effect

BY IN health & wellness, MCofNYC On 01-07-2018

Medical Marijuana is legal in 29 states with qualifying conditions ranging from Cancer, Epilepsy, Chronic Pain, IBS, MS, ALS, etc. Medical Marijuana is defined as cannabis used for medicinal sage, typically high in CBD or Cannabidiol a component of Marijuana that is effective in treating symptoms of [...]

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Antidepressants & Medical Marijuana: A Review

BY IN health & wellness, MCofNYC On 09-06-2018

SSRIs SSRI’s or Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors are the most commonly prescribed antidepressant. SSRIs work by directly raising levels of serotonin via binding to SERT(5-HTT) allowing more serotonin to fit between neurons- while also increasing ITGB3 protein activity. In short- SSRIs increase [...]

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Cardiac Diffusion Tensor Imaging Parameters and Anthropometrics

BY IN health & wellness, MCofNYC On 05-04-2018

Relationship between Cardiac Diffusion Tensor Imaging Parameters and Anthropometrics in Healthy Volunteers Background In vivo cardiac diffusion tensor imaging (cDTI) is uniquely capable of interrogating laminar myocardial dynamics non-invasively. A comprehensive dataset of quantative parameters and comparison with subject anthropometrics [...]

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Masitinib ALS Add-On Therapy

BY IN health & wellness, MCofNYC On 24-03-2018

Masitinib as an add-on therapy to riluzole is beneficial in the treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) with acceptable tolerability: Results from a randomized controlled phase 3 trial Objective: Evaluate masitinib plus riluzole (100 mg/kg) in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). [...]

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First Blood Test to Help Diagnose Brain Injuries gets US Okay

BY IN health & wellness, MCofNYC On 21-02-2018

by Lindsey Tanner, AP Medical Writer CHICAGO — Feb 14, 2018, 9:04 PM ET The first blood test to help doctors diagnose traumatic brain injuries has won U.S. government approval. The move means Banyan Biomarkers can commercialize its test, giving [...]

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Cannabinoid May Be First Drug for Sleep Apnea

BY IN MCofNYC On 28-01-2018

By Nancy A. Melville / Medscape – Jan 25, 2018 Dronabinol, a synthetic form of the cannabis compound tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), shows efficacy in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea, possibly representing a first pharmacologic approach to the tough-to-treat, but potentially [...]

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OVERVIEW OF RESTLESS LEGS SYNDROME

BY IN health & wellness, MCofNYC On 03-11-2017

Characterized by an uncomfortable and irresistible urge to move the legs, restless legs syndrome is a sensorimotor disorder involving the nervous system. Restless legs syndrome, also called commonly referred to as RLS or Willis-Ekbom disease, typically worsens when lying or [...]

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One in Five Teens Report a History of Concussion

BY IN MCofNYC On 29-09-2017

About 20% of US adolescents have experienced at least one concussion, and those teens were more likely to play competitive sports than their concussion-free peers, new research suggests. “These findings are consistent with those from emergency department and regional studies [...]

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