The Perfect Scoop: Israeli Ice Cream Shop Touts Cannabis-Flavored Treat
The Israeli chain Vaniglia recently rolled out a new ice cream flavor and it includes organic ingredients based on the cannabis plant.
August 14, 2018
Skin Deep: Cannabis Is The Latest ‘It’ Ingredient In Beauty Products
From face creams, toners, shampoo, lipstick and even perfume, beauty brands are increasingly turning to the medical cannabis industry for that special component.
July 16, 2018
Bill To Legalize Cannabis Use Passes First Knesset Reading
Bill that would see fines levied on those caught with marijuana, instead of criminal proceedings, passes 38-0.
March 08, 2018
How Israel Became A Medical Marijuana Powerhouse
Marijuana is a controversial substance, but when it comes to medical use, it is a growing phenomenon. Israel is a word-leader in medical marijuana research and doctors from all over the world come to Israel to research cannabis’ wide-ranging medical properties.
January 19, 2014
Research: Small Quantities Of Marijuana Protect Against Brain Damage
Researchers from the Sackler Faculty of Medicine at Tel Aviv University found that a very low dose of the active ingredient in marijuana (THC) may protect brain cells before and after brain injury, and can also protect against the development of cardiac damage.
June 08, 2013
Study: Cannabis May Relieve Parkinson’s Related Pain
More than half of people suffering from Parkinson's disease experience random pains. A recent Israeli study, focusing on the patients' genetic information, has shown that this pain might be treated by using cannabis.
December 22, 2012
Israeli Co Develops Cannabis That Won’t Make You High
A new strain of marijuana developed in Israel possesses the same pain-relieving qualities without the intoxicating and numbing side effects. It has recently been offered to patients eligible for medicinal marijuana treatment.
June 05, 2012
Marijuana Prevents Post-Traumatic Symptoms, Study Shows
A new research held at the University of Haifa, found that using cannabis at a certain time-frame after a traumatic event can prevent the development of post-traumatic symptoms. This research tested cannabis on the brain reactions of rats.
October 05, 2011