03 May 2017

Three Different Cannabinoid-Based Medicines Currently Approved by the FDA

"The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is aware that cannabis and cannabis-derived products are being used for a number of medical conditions, such as AIDS wasting syndrome, epilepsy, neuropathic pain, and more. Despite this fact, the FDA has not yet approved a marketing application for a drug containing or derived from the whole cannabis plant. It has, however, approved three cannabinoid-based medicines derived from isolated synthetics: Marinol, Syndros, and Cesamet."Quote Text

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02 May 2017

Dr. Jacknin attends exciting 2017 World Medical Marijuana Business Convention & Expo in Pittsburgh

The Pittburgh conference put on by CompassionateCertificationCenters.com was one of the first in the country to offer Continuing Medical Education courses for physicians and nurses exclusively on cannabis, the endocannabinoid system, different cannabinoids and different applications. The speakers were fascinating…very advanced science and applications,. Loved it! Dr. J., otherwise known as JJMD.

28 Mar 2017

Dr. Jacknin interviewed by Forbes

Forbes.com published an article about Naturopathic doctors and safety. The article includes an interview with Dr. Jacknin commenting on off-label uses of tumeric and delivery methods. https://www.forbes.com/sites/brittmariehermes/2017/03/27/naturopathic-doctors-look-bad-after-california-woman-dies-from-turmeric-injection/#2ddec91a3edf

19 Nov 2015

HAVE FUN IN THE SUN SAFELY

Now that gorgeous Spring weather is around the corner, we are itching to get outside in the sun. But our love affair isn’t a two way street: Unprotected exposure to the sun, even if we are just driving in the car or near windows inside, causes most of the wrinkles and skin changes that we […]

19 Nov 2015

MUD AND CLAY AT- HOME SPA TREATMENTS

The Romans discovered the healing properties of mud baths as early as 120 B.C. Today mud is still used medicinally in European spa clinics as an effective treatment for arthritis and pulled muscles. The heat together with the chemical composition of a specific mud or clay can be remarkably powerful. Vitamins, minerals, and plant substances […]

16 Oct 2015

EFFECTIVE SUNSCREENS NOW CONTAIN POWERFUL ANTIOXIDANTS

A group of chemists have discovered that adding a mixture of antioxidants to sunscreen enhances its protection from UV radiation. In animal studies, they found that a mixture of various topical antioxidants was more effective than any single antioxidant. They’re the same things we’ve been told we should ingest regularly, in order to prevent the […]