PatientsCann and Seed our Future Begin Work with Local Police

In August 2023 I was relaxing by the seafront in Plymouth with my sister on what should have been a pleasant day. Instead, around 10 minutes after taking my medication, two police officers arrived who refused to accept my medication was legal and proceeded to detain me for 6 hours. Following my arrest I realised […]

PatientsCann UK Appointed UK Representative to IACM Patients Council

Empowering Patients Worldwide We are thrilled to announce a significant milestone for PatientsCann UK – our appointment as the UK representative to the International Alliance for Cannabinoid Medicines (IACM) Patients Council. This prestigious position marks a new chapter in our commitment to advocating for patient rights and fostering collaboration on a global scale. About IACM […]

PatientsCann UK Joins Forces with the NCVO: Elevating Medical Cannabis Advocacy

We are thrilled to share some exciting news! PatientsCann UK is a proud member of the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO). This is a significant step forward in our journey of advocating for patient rights and fostering positive change in the medical cannabis landscape. Understanding the NCVO: The NCVO is a leading voice for the […]

Use of Prescription Cannabis at Work

The Sanskara Platform (now PatientsCann UK) and Seed Our Future Co-Author Report with Cannabis Industry Council Urging Employers to Support Prescription Cannabis Patients 07/11/2023 – The Sanskara Platform, in collaboration with Seed Our Future, is pleased to announce the release of an important report addressing the rights of prescription cannabis patients in the workplace. This […]

Empowering GPs to ‘Protect our Patients’: Join the Campaign! In the realm of medical cannabis, a significant disparity exists between patients’ needs and their access to appropriate treatments. While progress has been made, with the UK government allowing specialists to prescribe cannabis medicines in 2018, a critical challenge remains: general practitioners (GPs) are still unable to prescribe this potentially life-changing therapy. As a […]

Your Guide to Taking Medical Cannabis on Your Next Holiday

Are you planning to travel abroad with medical cannabis from the UK? It can be a daunting task to navigate the various regulations and import laws of each destination country. Fortunately, PatientsCann has compiled a comprehensive guide to help you with the process. PatientsCann is an online resource that provides guidance on medical cannabis for […]

Rediscovering the Forgotten History of Cannabis

Introduction Cannabis, with its rich and diverse history, has been an integral part of human civilisation for thousands of years. However, due to various factors, its true historical significance has often been overlooked or forgotten. In this blog, we embark on a journey to explore the cultural, political, and medicinal history of cannabis, shedding light […]

Unveiling the Rich History of Cannabis in China

Dive into the captivating world of cannabis as we embark on a historical journey through China’s profound relationship with this remarkable plant. In this extensively researched blog post, we explore the multifaceted history of cannabis in China. From ancient origins to its resurgence in modern medicine, we uncover its cultural significance, medicinal applications, and the […]

Ancient Roots of Cannabis in India

Introduction Welcome back to our “History of Cannabis” series on the Sanskara website. In this instalment, we explore the ancient roots of cannabis in India, shedding light on its historical significance and cultural associations. As medical cannabis patients in the UK, understanding the rich heritage of this plant provides valuable insights into its historical uses […]

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