CARE BY DESIGN NEWS

TAKE ACTION to keep Medical Cannabis More Affordable for Patients

May 4, 2017
As a medical cannabis patient, would you support legislation that will make medical cannabis more affordable for ALL medical cannabis patients? That is exactly what the proposed Governor's Trailer Bill will do for medical cannabis! Tell your legislators you support it with this quick online letter to your representative.

4 Ways to Use Cannabis For a Healthier 2017

January 20, 2017
If you’re like most people, you’ve thought about how you can make 2017 better than the last. Unfortunately, resolutions can burn out, but making small healthy choices every day can to lead a healthier life.

5 Everyday Uses for CBD

January 10, 2017
From stopping seizures in their tracks to helping cancer patients with nausea and pain, you’ve probably already heard of some of the amazing therapeutic uses of CBD. But there are many ways to use cannabis products in your everyday life that you may not have heard of, so we’ve compiled 5 lesser known uses here.

CARE BY DESIGN In the New York Times

November 21, 2016
The New York Times reports on the June raid and the legislative changes that occurred as a result in their article, "Medical Marijuana Is Legal in California. Except When It’s Not."

CARE BY DESIGN RELEASES RESULTS OF PATIENT SURVEY ON AGE-RELATED PAIN

November 2, 2016
Survey of several hundred patients suggests cannabis should be considered as a first-line treatment for pain and/or as an adjunct treatment to opiates rather than as a medication of last resort.

CARE BY DESIGN PARTNERS WITH PROJECT CBD TO STUDY CANNABIS & AGE-RELATED PAIN

September 6, 2016
Research has shown that 50 percent of older adults who live on their own and 75-85 percent of the elderly in care facilities suffer from chronic pain. Care By Design and Project CBD have partnered to survey people over 50 who are treating pain with cannabis. What’s your experience?

CANNABIS COMPARES FAVORABLY TO CONVENTIONAL PTSD TREATMENTS

February 25, 2016
Care By Design recently released preliminary results from a survey of 300 patients with PTSD that compared patient-reported efficacy in treating the hallmark symptoms of PTSD, including anger and irritability, anxiety, depression, pain, and sleep disorders. The data suggests cannabis compares favorably with conventional treatments.

CARE BY DESIGN AND GROW FOR VETS PARTNER TO STUDY CANNABIS & PTSD

November 2, 2015
The two organizations are collaborating on in-depth survey on cannabis' use in the treatment of PTSD among veterans.

CARE BY DESIGN PUBLISHES LANDMARK SURVEY OF MEDICAL CANNABIS

October 20, 2015
Data from several hundred patients suggests that cannabis is useful in the treatment of many medical conditions, and that THC may be as important therapeutically as CBD—particularly for patients with pain and inflammation.

CARE BY DESIGN PROVIDES RELIEF TO VICTIMS OF VALLEY FIRE

September 23, 2015
Care By Design and AbsoluteXtracts provide $40,000 of free medicine to local patients.

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