|Medical Cannabis Links
|Resources For Specific Medical Conditions
UK Medical Cannabis Guide- AIDS|
General information on HIV and Aids including potential treatment with
A network of 3200 national community-based organizations and the one
million HIV-positive Americans they help serve. AIDS Action is dedicated to
responsible federal policy for improved care and services, robust medical
research and effective prevention.
Critical Path AIDS Project
Critical Path AIDS Project was founded by persons with AIDS to provide
treatment resource, and prevention information in wide-ranging levels of
detail--for researchers, service providers, treatment activists, and AIDS
The Body: An AIDS and HIV Information Source
The Body's mission is to use the Web to lower barriers between patients and
clinicians, to demystify HIV/AIDS and its treatment, to improve patients'
quality of life, and to foster community through human connection. They
boast a 30,000 document library of useful information concerning the AIDS
National AIDS Trust UK
National AIDS Trust UK - a leading charity undertaking research and campaigning to improve prevention efforts and the lives of people with HIV/AIDS
This multi-award winning WEB Site is designed to help out amputees, friends and families of amputees, doctors, prosthetists, teachers, PE instructors, physical therapists or anyone wanting to know more about amputation.
UK Medical Cannabis Guide- Cancer|
This site focuses on the side effects of chemotherapy and the usefulness of
cannabis as an antiemetic.
University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center
A leading site in cancer patient education, Oncolink is a comprehensive,
user-friendly resource for all aspects of cancer and its treatment.
Cancer Care Briefs
Since 1944, Cancer Care has been dedicated to providing emotional support,
information, and practical help to people with cancer and their loved ones.
Cancer Pain Page
The purpose of this Web Site is to provide a forum for clinicians,
scientists, patients and health care policy makers with an interest in the
assessment and management of cancer pain and related symptoms, especially
as regards treatments uniquely rendered by anesthesiologists.
The Cancer Directory
This site has been created to provide a common, easy-to-use resource to
help find products and services to accommodate patients' special needs
resulting from cancer or related medical treatment.
UK Medical Cannabis Guide- Epilepsy|
General information about epilepsy, traditional treatments, the potential
of cannabis therapy, patient testimonies, and scientific evidence.
Epilepsy Foundation of America
A national organization that works for people affected by seizures through
research, education, advocacy and service by broadening and strengthening
research, providing individuals and families with easy access to reliable
information, and assuring access to appropriate medical care for those
affected by seizures.
Current and comprehensive information on the drugs, treatments, people, and
issues in epilepsy.
National Society For Epilepsy
The National Society for Epilepsy was established in 1892, and is the largest UK charity concerned with epilepsy. It is an organisation with an interest in many different aspects of epilepsy, providing: Up to 300 places for long term and respite residential care for adults with epilepsy, Daytime activities; including sheltered employment workshops for residents. Medical research as one of only 6 centres worldwide recognised by the World Health Organisation as a centre of excellence in researching the causes of and treatment for epilepsy, including a dedicated MRI scanner on-site.
The British Epilepsy Association
One of the leading websites for information about epilepsy. The site deals with the various types of epilepsy, and allows people to obtain help and advice through the use of its email helpline and telephone helpline.
UK Medical Cannabis Guide- Glaucoma|
General information on glaucoma, traditional treatments, cannabis therapy,
testimonies, scientific evidence, and other resources.
The Glaucoma Foundation
The Glaucoma Foundation is a premier not-for-profit organization dedicated
to vital research and public education worldwide.
Glaucoma Research Foundation
GRF is a national, non-profit organization dedicated to protecting sight.
Their website provides information and resources on GRF programs, glaucoma
and glaucoma-related issues.
International Glaucoma Association
The International Glaucoma Association provides one of the most comprehensive sources of patient information about all aspects of glaucoma - the condition, its detection and treatment.
UK Medical Cannabis Guide- MS|
General information on MS, traditional treatments, the potential of
cannabis therapy, testimonies, and scientific evidence.
The World of Multiple Sclerosis
The International Federation of Multiple Sclerosis Societies (IFMSS) is a
non-governmental, non-profit making voluntary health agency and umbrella
organisation for the 36 established national MS member societies throughout
the world. One of the major IFMSS objectives is to serve as a clearing
house for educational and scientific information about MS.
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Advocacy group dedicated to ending the devastating effects of MS. The site
includes general information on MS, research, news, and other resources.
|Spinal Cord Injuries
(INtegrated SPInal REhabilitation)|
INSPIRE is a UK national charity which was formed in 1985 by people who were themselves spinal cord injured and who wanted to raise funds for the then embryonic Medical Physics Department. In 1995, the Foundation funded the first Freehand operation outside the USA and since then has been able to fund a number of projects in pursuit of its objective.In February 2000, INSPIRE became a member of the Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC).
Spinal Cord Injuries Information Page
The American Paralysis Association is a national organization whose mission
is to encourage and support research to find a cure for paralysis caused by
spinal cord injury and other central nervous system disorders
Spinal Cord Injury Resource Center
A vast amount of information to help explain basic anatomy, physiology, and
complications resulting from a spinal cord injury, including sections on
recent research, news, tips on finding a rehabilitation center, a chat
room, and a classifieds section.
Spinal Cord Injury Information Network
Provides a comprehensive and organized source of SCI information and
resources from recognized centers, organizations, researchers, and educators.
Spinal Cord Injury Resources
Journal Articles on Spasticity, SCI, and Quadriplegia From Medline
House of Lords Report
Information on the history of use and pharmacology of cannabis followed by
a discussion of medical efficacy and relaxation of the laws for medical and
Glaxo Neurological Centre
The Glaxo Neurological Centre is a non medical Centre providing support for people whose lives are affected by neurological conditions (eg Multiple Sclerosis, Motor Neurone Disease, Parkinson's Disease) by providing information, promoting discussion and networking, raising awareness and encouraging self confidence and independence. The Centre also acts as a "signpost" to other organisations able to give more specific help.
The Lindesmith Center
The foremost organization focusing on the reform of drug laws.
This is the official Marinol page sponsored by Roxanne Laboratories. It
includes a discussion on the use, availability, and legal status of
Marinol- the synthetic THC pill.