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A Rose By Any Other Name [Medical Cannabis Documentary]

A Rose By Any Other Name is a Medical Cannabis Documentary produced, directed and edited by Made by Manchester Productions. There aren't too many medical cannabis documentaries from...
cannabis and dreaming

Cannabis and Dreaming – Do You Remember Your Dreams?

I read this excellent article on Leafly today about cannabis and dreaming, and it got me thinking about my own experience with dreaming (or lack thereof) since I...

Reefer Cures Madness: Cannabis and Bipolar Disorder

I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 2008, but did not begin smoking on a regular basis until 2010. Despite an initially rocky relationship with the plant, there is now no doubt for me that the so called ‘drug’ has medicinal value, not only for people with mental illnesses, but for an unspeakable amount of people all over the world, suffering with an untold variety of different conditions.
cannabis and post-traumatic stress disorder

Cannabis and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a mental health disorder that can affect anyone at any time and can develop after a person is exposed to highly stressful...

The Rise of Cannabis in Modern Medicine

Over the last 5-10 years cannabis has been coming into the global spotlight more and more, with campaigns for its legalisation growing at a massive rate. Many...

Why is consuming cannabis with tobacco so common in the UK?

This week on ISMOKE we are taking a look at why we British have a propensity to mix our cannabis with tobacco, as well as where we...

Should You Vape or Smoke Your Cannabis?

A Comparison of Vaporizing versus Smoking There's nothing wrong with smoking cannabis. In fact, it's starting to look like it may do more good than harm due to...

Cannabis vs Depression

Depression is one of the most common mental illnesses in the UK. According to mentalhealth.org, depression is the predominant mental health problem worldwide. Nearly 20% of the...

New study finds patients with legal access are choosing cannabis over opioids

A new study conducted in Canada has found that patients prefer cannabis over opioid medication to treat chronic pain and mental health issues. Researchers from the University of...
Dying For Weed

Dying for Weed BBC Documentary – ISMOKE Review

For the past 24 hours, I've been in deep thought after watching almost the entire BBC Drugs Map of Britain series. I was hooked after watching 'Dying...

Exploring the links between smoking and schizophrenia

Today, I want to tackle the argument that "Cannabis causes schizophrenia". This argument is a fundamentally misleading and untrue assessment of the clinical data. The global prevalence for Schizophrenia...

Cannabis and its Medicinal Value

Lots of evidence supporting Cannabis' medicinal value, contrary to our Government's claims that cannabis has no medicinal value in its herbal form.

Medical Cannabis for Asthma

Medicinal Cannabis is being used to treat a whole range of medical conditions, one of them being Medical Cannabis for asthma. As counterintuitive as it sounds vaping or...

The Surprising Story of Medical Marijuana and Epilepsy in Children

Because of the stigma around Cannabis in the UK it's hard to imagine what the general public - or worse, the government - would say about medicinal...
cannabis for crohns disease

Medicinal Cannabis Focus : Cannabis for Crohns Disease

We've teamed up with Piff Advisor to run a series on ISMOKE about the many medicinal benefits of cannabis, and this week the focus is on Cannabis...