Medicinal Power of Cannabis:Using a Natural Herb to Heal Arthritis, Nausea, Pain, and Other Ailments John Hicks
More people today are embracing alternative medicine as treatment for various health issues. One herbal plant that is fast gaining acceptance is cannabis. A once-controversial drug, cannabis has been shown in research to be highly beneficial in aiding different types of illnesses. What´s more, laws against using and selling it have relaxed over the years in different countries all over the world, making it more legally accessible than ever. If you´re curious about the cannabis plant, all its basic facts including its history, how it´s legally cultivated, and its various medical benefits, then this audiobook is for you. 1. Language: English. Narrator: David Seager. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/108985/bk_acx0_108985_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
This book will teach you everything you need to know about growing cannabis. In this book, you will learn how to select the best seeds, how to grow cannabis indoors as well as outdoors, how to take care of your cannabis plants as well as when and how to harvest your cannabis. Very few plants can be used for both recreation and medicinal purposes such as treating insomnia, anxiety, and stress, among other things. You may probably know all the benefits that this plant can offer; however, you may not have a reliable supplier with the kind of cannabis you want. What then do you do? Your best option would be to grow cannabis. But you can only have the best marijuana with the right information on growing this plant and this is where this book comes in. You´re about to discover how to grow and harvest cannabis plants. Here is a preview of what you´ll learn: What makes cannabis great for medicinal and recreation purposes Getting started: seed selection Indoor versus outdoor cultivation Setting up for indoor cultivation Setting up for outdoor cultivation The growing process Harvesting Much, much more! Download your copy today! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Trevor Clinger. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/088297/bk_acx0_088297_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A volume in the Emerging Issues in Analytical Chemistry series, published in partnership with RTI International and edited by Brian F. Thomas, The Analytical Chemistry of Cannabis: Quality Assessment, Assurance, and Regulation of Medicinal Marijuana and Cannabinoid Preparations provides analytical chemistry methods that address the latest issues surrounding cannabis-based products. The plethora of marketed strains of cannabis and cannabinoid-containing products, combined with the lack of industry standards and labelling requirements, adds to the general perception of poor quality control and limited product oversight. The methods described in this leading-edge volume help to support the manufacturing, labelling, and distribution of safe and consistent products with known chemical content and demonstrated performance characteristics. It treats analytical chemistry within the context of the diverse issues surrounding medicinal and recreational cannabis in a manner designed to foster understanding and rational perspective in non-scientist stakeholders as well as scientists who are concerned with bringing a necessary degree of order to a field now characterized by confusion and contradiction. Addresses current and emerging analytical chemistry methods-an approach that is unique among the literature on this topic Presents information from a broad perspective of the issues in a single compact volume Employs language comprehensible to non-technical stakeholders as well as to specialists in analytical chemistry Brian F. Thomas, PhD, is Principal Scientist, Analytical Chemistry and Pharmaceutics, at RTI International, NC, USA. He has more than 20 years of experience in analytical chemistry and mass spectrometry. He is the principal investigator/co-principal investigator on two National Institute on Drug Abuse repository and purity specification contracts. His principal duties include overseeing the development of chromatographic assays and spectrophotometric assays for the qualitative and quantitative analysis of bulk chemicals or chemicals in dosage formulations, biological fluids, tissues, or other complex matrices. Dr. Thomas was recently awarded RTIs Presidents Award for his scientific contributions to the institute.
This book highlights current Cannabis research: its botany, authentication, biotechnology, in vitro propagation, chemistry, cannabinoids biosynthesis, metabolomics, genomics, biomass production, quality control, and pharmacology. Cannabis sativa L. (Family: Cannabaceae) is one of the oldest sources of fiber, food and medicine. This plant has been of interest to researchers, general public and media not only due to its medicinal properties but also the controversy surrounding its illicit use. Cannabis has a long history of medicinal use in the Middle East and Asia, being first introduced as a medicine in Western Europe in the early 19 th century. Due to its numerous natural constituents, Cannabis is considered a chemically complex species. It contains a unique class of terpeno-phenolic compounds (cannabinoids or phytocannabinoids), which have been extensively studied since the discovery of the chemical structure of tetrah ydrocannabinol (? 9 -THC), commonly known as THC, the main constituent responsible for the plants psychoactive effects. An additionally important cannabinoid of current interest is Cannabidiol (CBD). There has been a significant interest in CBD and CBD oil (extract of CBD rich Cannabis) over the last few years because of its reported activity as an antiepileptic agent, particularly its potential use in the treatment of intractable epilepsy in children. Suman Chandra , Ph.D. Senior Research Scientist National Center for Natural Products Research Research School of Pharmaceutical Sciences School of Pharmacy The University of Mississippi, USA Hemant Lata , Ph.D. Senior Research Scientist National Center for Natural Products Research Research School of Pharmaceutical Sciences School of Pharmacy The University of Mississippi, USA Mahmoud A. ElSohly , Ph.D. Research Professor National Center for Natural Products Research& Research School of Pharmaceutical Sciences School of Pharmacy The University of Mississippi, USA & ElSohly Laboratories Inc. Oxford, Mississippi, USA
Cannabis for Lyme Disease & Related Conditions:Scientific Basis and Anecdotal Evidence for Medicinal Use Shelley White
The Analytical Chemistry of Cannabis:Quality Assessment, Assurance, and Regulation of Medicinal Marijuana and Cannabinoid Preparations Brian F Thomas, Mahmoud ElSohly
The world we live in today is far different than it was 100 years ago. In fact, it is vastly different from the world of even 10 years ago. The advances in the medical science field deserve the most praise. These advances have improved and enhanced treatment methods for the diseases and ailments that are ever more present in society. Out of these advances, cannabis oil has been one of the most effective and widely adopted medical treatment methods of the last century. Cannabis oil, also referred to as hemp oil, is greatly different from marijuana that individuals use to get ´´high´´ and even different from medical marijuana administered by medical professionals. The main component, the active ingredient in cannabis oil, is a cannabinoid by the name of Cannabidiol (CBD). The absorption of CBD by the body does not result in any psychoactive effects, such as a feeling of being ´´high´´ or ´´stoned.´´ Rather, their effects on the body can be described as calming and soothing, both on a physical level which an individual can recognize as well as on a level beneath the skin. The active ingredient in Marijuana that is used for recreational or medicinal purposes, on the other hand, is Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). THC is the cannabinoid that induces the feeling of being ´´high´´ that is most often associated with all forms of cannabis. The reported benefits of cannabis oil vary greatly and span medical conditions such as cancer, epilepsy, insomnia, and high blood pressure. Cannabis oil has been touted by some as a ´´miracle treatment´´ for many conditions that simply did not have an effective treatment with minimal side effects available to consumers. PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying reference material will be available in your My Library section along with the audio. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Peter Bierma. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/063430/bk_acx0_063430_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.