UK Medicinal Cannabis News
We are dedicated to providing the latest information on medicinal cannabis and how it can help certain conditions. The regulations and legislation governing medicinal use of cannabinoid products in UK are subject to change and updates, so it’s important for our clinics and referring doctors to stay abreast of new developments to ensure the highest quality care for our patients.
Whilst researchers continue to focus their efforts into new ways of combating COVID-19, a number of researchers are looking into whether cannabis or cannabis derived CBD (cannabidiol) or THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) might offer support for those suffering from severe forms of this infection.
Estimates from across the UK indicate more than 40% of the population experiences chronic pain. This covers a huge spread of conditions such as chronic migraine or headaches, arthritis, endometriosis, fibromyalgia, neuralgia and neuropathic pain from things like injury, cancer or diabetes.
Since the UK’s medical cannabis framework has come into place in November 2018, there’s been a surge of interest from around the country. While Cannabis Access Clinics headquarters is in London, many of our enquiries come from outside the capital city.