Current & Notable Research

Our Doctors and Pharmacists have researched and reviewed the most reliable scientific evidence on medicinal cannabis. We have collated peer reviewed science, relating to the effects of cannabis on a variety of medical conditions. This can be used by consumers and healthcare professionals alike, who wish to learn in depth science and supplement their current understanding of how medicinal cannabis works. 

There are more than 80 different sleep disorders. Difficulty falling or staying asleep is the most common. Whether you have occasional trouble sleeping or you're living with a sleep disorder, you can get quality sleep and learn to better manage your condition.

Pain is a distressing feeling often caused by injury or illness.  There are different types of pain. Pain lasting more than 12 weeks is considered chronic pain and it can persist for months or years.

Everyone has feelings of anxiety at some point in their life e.g. an exam or a job interview.  Anxiety disorders are characterized by excessive nervousness and fear that can affect your daily tasks. OCD, PTSD, panic disorder and phobias are considered anxiety disorders.

Cancer is a condition where cells in a specific part of the body grow and reproduce uncontrollably sometimes spreading into surrounding healthy tissues. Symptoms vary based on the type of cancer but frequently include pain, fatigue, nausea, and unexplained weight loss.

Epilepsy is a neurological disorder in which brain activity becomes abnormal, causing seizures or periods of unusual behaviour, sensations, and sometimes loss of awareness.  Seizures are a symptom of epilepsy, but not all people who have seizures have epilepsy.

Arthritis is a common condition that causes pain and inflammation in one or more joints. In the UK, more than 10 million people have arthritis, including osteoarthritis (OA) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA).  Arthritis affects people of all ages, including children.  Symptoms may include joint pain, stiffness, or swelling.

There are more than 80 different sleep disorders. Difficulty falling or staying asleep is the most common. Whether you have occasional trouble sleeping or you're living with a sleep disorder, you can get quality sleep and learn to better manage your condition.

Pain is a distressing feeling often caused by injury or illness.  There are different types of pain. Pain lasting more than 12 weeks is considered chronic pain and it can persist for months or years.

Everyone has feelings of anxiety at some point in their life e.g. an exam or a job interview.  Anxiety disorders are characterized by excessive nervousness and fear that can affect your daily tasks. OCD, PTSD, panic disorder and phobias are considered anxiety disorders.

Cancer is a condition where cells in a specific part of the body grow and reproduce uncontrollably sometimes spreading into surrounding healthy tissues. Symptoms vary based on the type of cancer but frequently include pain, fatigue, nausea, and unexplained weight loss.

Epilepsy is a neurological disorder in which brain activity becomes abnormal, causing seizures or periods of unusual behaviour, sensations, and sometimes loss of awareness.  Seizures are a symptom of epilepsy, but not all people who have seizures have epilepsy.

Arthritis is a common condition that causes pain and inflammation in one or more joints. In the UK, more than 10 million people have arthritis, including osteoarthritis (OA) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA).  Arthritis affects people of all ages, including children.  Symptoms may include joint pain, stiffness, or swelling.