IACM-Bulletin Archive

The Ambassadorship Program is open for applications

On behalf of the IACM Network Committee, we are happy to announce that the Ambassadorship Program of the IACM has been relaunched. The aim of this program is to create a network of representatives around the world, who on the one side like to get support from the IACM for their work in...

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IACM-Bulletin of 10 January 2016

Germany: The government presents a draft for a law, which would make cannabis flowers available on prescription by every doctor and force health insurances to reimburse cannabis-based medicines in certain cases

Science/Human: Cannabidiol reduces seizure frequency in epilepsy of children and young adults according to open clinical study

Science/Human: Pre-treatment with CBD did not influence effects of smoked cannabis

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The medical use of cannabis is safe in elder people

The therapeutic use of cannabis is safe and efficacious in the elderly population, a study by researchers of the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in Be'er-Sheva, Israel, found in a group of 2736 patients above 65 years of age, who participated in a questionnaire. The mean age was 74.5 years. The most common indications...

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