Resources

 
Helpful Online Resources

Research Studies

ADD/ADHD

Alzheimer's Disease

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS/Lou Gehrig Disease)

 
Anxiety, Depression​, and Mental Health

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Arthritis

Autism

Bone health

Cancer and chemotherapy side effects

Cannabis/CBD 101

  • Published article – Panel discussion on the National Academy of Science’s recent report on cannabis. Conclusions: the National Academy found strong evidence that cannabis is effective for chronic pain, nausea and vomiting from chemotherapy, and spasticity from MS. Moderate evidence for sleep disorders caused by chronic illness:

  • Published meta-analysis from the Journal of the American Medical Association – Cannabis effective for chronic pain and spasticity, some evidence for nausea and vomiting from chemotherapy, HIV weight gain, sleep issues, and Tourette’s:

  • Published research – these disorders may be related to underlying deficits in the endocannabinoid system. Conclusion: research on treatment of Migraine, Fibromyalgia, and IBS is promising, and now that there’s a plausible physiological mechanism, randomized controlled trials should be conducted:

Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke

 
Cooking with Cannabis

Concussion and Traumatic Brain Injury

 

Diabetes

Endocannabinoid System

 
Epilepsy/Seizure disorders

Fibromyalgia

Fitness

Gastrointestinal - IBD/IBS

Headache/Migraines

HIV

Huntington's Disease

Multiple sclerosis

Pain​

Parkinson’s Disease

Pregnancy/Lactation

PTSD

Seniors

​​Skin: Acne/Eczema/Psoriasis

Sleep

Smoking Cessation

Women’s Health:Menopause/PMS/Fertility

JANICE NEWELL BISSEX
Holistic Cannabis Practitioner
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
JannabisWellness@gmail.com

© 2019 by Janice Newell Bissex, MS, RDN