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World Health Organization: CBD Shouldn't Be a Scheduled Substance

The World Health Organization, the health agency of the United Nations, has officially recommended that cannabidiol (CBD) not be internationally scheduled as a controlled substance. WHO research

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High-Quality Health Systems in the Sustainable Development Goal Era: A Special Collection

Margaret Kruk, Hannah Leslie, and Muhammad Ali Pate introduce the PLOS Collection on High-Quality Health Systems in the Sustainable Development Goal Era. In September 2015, the United Nations

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Medical marijuana should be available for patients: World Health organisation

The World Health Organisation has declared that CBD – the relaxant property of cannabis used in medical marijuana – should not be a scheduled drug. As legalisation of cannabis has

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World Health Organization: Initial review of CBD doesn't warrant scheduling

Published: Dec 13, 2017, 10:08 am • Updated: Dec 13, 2017, 10:20 am By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff CBD, for now, should not be subject to international drug scheduling, a World

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The upsurge of lifestyle diseases worries health science professors

A 2013 world Health Organisation (WHO) report states that cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular and chronic respiratory diseases are responsible for 80% of deaths in low and middle income countries.

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Medical marijuana has NO public health risks and should not be withheld from patients, WHO declares after months of …

The WHO has declared medical marijuana is beneficial for cancer, epilepsy, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and other diseases The organization found the drug is not addictive and holds no

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Brazilian president to undergo new health tests

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Tracking Universal Health Coverage: 2017 Global Monitoring Report

Introduction A number of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in September 2015 have targets that relate to health. However, one goal –

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World Bank and WHO: Half the world lacks access to essential health services, 100 million still pushed into extreme …

13 December 2017 | Tokyo – At least half of the world’s population cannot obtain essential health services, according to a new report from the World Bank and WHO. And each year, large

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Global Health: Partnerships Hold the Key

Amid a widening net of global health threats, alliances in research and response may be more crucial than ever  The right business partnership can be critical to any company’s success.

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