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‘How a cancer diagnosis inspired one of the fastest-emerging medicinal cannabis companies in the world…’ - "It’s the teams that make history… Alone, we can do so little; together we can do so much." BBS was… […]
‘How a cancer diagnosis inspired one of the fastest-emerging medicinal cannabis companies in the world…’ - BBS Pharmaceuticals featured in Health Europa Medical Cannabis Network's latest issue... […]
‘How medicinal cannabis changed my daughter’s life…’ - Australian young girl with a rare form of epilepsy has been seizure-free for 18months after taking medicinal cannabis. "Our daughter… […]
New survey findings suggest medicinal cannabis can reduce pain among women with endometriosis… - A survey of Australian women with endometriosis found that 76% of those who self-managed with cannabis noticed effective pain reduction… […]
Give us our medicine! We don’t want to die in agony… - How medicinal cannabis soothes desperate Australians when doctors can’t or won’t prescribe it… Keen surfer Kiwi White eyes the waves… […]
The reality behind opioids-based medicine and how they can kill you… - In 2016, prescription opioids were involved in more deaths and hospitalisations than heroin. 1,045 Australians died of an opioid overdose… […]
World First! Yale approves investigation of the effectiveness of cannabis-based medicines… - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a first-of-its-kind human trials study by the Yale School of Medicine in… […]
Shaking up the industry; BBS secures collaborations with Malaysia, Greece and Italy… - BBS’s Primary growth strategy is to connect with the export markets. As a leader in the market of medicinal cannabis,… […]
Drugs; Alcholol; Opioids; Smoking; Can medicinal cannabis be the answer to addiction disorders?… - An examination of how medical cannabis could be used to combat the abuse of various substances and addiction disorders. Humans… […]
BBS Pharmaceuticals CEO, John Dagas elected on HBio Board… - BBS Pharmaceuticals CEO, John Dagas has been elected on the Hellenic Biocluster Board. Based in Athens, Hellenic Biocluster the first… […]

‘How a cancer diagnosis inspired one of the fastest-emerging medicinal cannabis companies in the world…’

"It’s the teams that make history… Alone, we can do so little; together we can do so much." BBS was born one night as two friends, Samuel and Stuart were driving back late from work. “We started talking about a bunch of things and one of the things that kept coming back was medicinal cannabis, […]

‘How a cancer diagnosis inspired one of the fastest-emerging medicinal cannabis companies in the world…’

BBS Pharmaceuticals featured in Health Europa Medical Cannabis Network's latest issue...

‘How medicinal cannabis changed my daughter’s life…’

Australian young girl with a rare form of epilepsy has been seizure-free for 18months after taking medicinal cannabis. "Our daughter Izla, has west syndrome, a rare form of epilepsy" explains Izla mother Kym who after trying every medication and combination on the epilepsy list and seeing the horrible side effects of the different medication her […]

New survey findings suggest medicinal cannabis can reduce pain among women with endometriosis…

A survey of Australian women with endometriosis found that 76% of those who self-managed with cannabis noticed effective pain reduction and 56% were able to reduce pharmaceutical medications by at least half: The study's objective was to determine the prevalence, tolerability, and self-reported effectiveness of cannabis in women with endometriosis. METHODS: A cross-sectional online survey […]

Australia; “Make cannabis more accessible to families and those in need…”

The Victorian Minister for Health, Jenny Mikakos, is calling on the Federal Government to list medicinal cannabis on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme to make it more accessible to the people who cannot afford it yet would benefit from its use. “Many Victorian patients are now accessing medicinal cannabis without the need of a state-level permit […]

NEWS ALERT! More children will now have access to life changing medicinal cannabis treatment

“We want to help families who were forced to choose between watching their children suffer or break the law to have a better life.” More of Victoria’s sickest kids will now have access to potentially life-changing medicinal cannabis treatment as part of the Andrews Labor Government’s compassionate access scheme. Minister for Health Jenny Mikakos today […]

Medicinal Cannabis; Does it work and what’s the evidence for different conditions…

Thousands of Australians are now using medicinal cannabis to treat conditions like chronic pain and anorexia. Last February, the ABC revealed more than 3,100 medicinal cannabis scripts had been approved by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) since the Federal Government relaxed restrictions in March 2018. According to experts, these people were just the tip of […]

News ALERT; Parent survey from Stanford University confirms what we already know…

Cannabidiol-enriched cannabis use in pediatric treatment helps with mental health and treatment-resistant epilepsy. Severe childhood epilepsies are characterized by frequent seizures, neurodevelopmental delays, and impaired quality of life. In these treatment-resistant epilepsies, families often seek alternative treatments. The survey explored the use of cannabidiol-enriched cannabis in children with treatment-resistant epilepsy. The survey was presented to […]