Epistemonikos on the Evidence Synthesis Hackathon Canberra

Epistemonikos on the Evidence Synthesis Hackathon Canberra   Our co-founder Daniel Pérez and L·OVE Project Leader, Juan Vásquez, participated in the second version of the Evidence Synthesis Hackathon 2019, held in Canberra, Australia, between the 8th and the 10th of April just passed.   The meeting reunited developers and professionals related to scientific evidence from…

The volunteers of scientific evidence

The volunteers of scientific evidence   Almost 1000 collaborators participate in our process that brings scientific evidence to everyone   On April 7th, the world celebrated the International Health Day, and this year it held the title of «Universal Health: for everyone, everywhere». This year the celebration has as a main priority to promote and…

Epistemonikos Foundation and Adherent Organisations Inform: The Use of Cannabis in People with Medical Conditions Does Not Produce Improvements and Causes Damage to Health.

Alert to the Scientific Community: The Use of Cannabis in People with Medical Conditions Does Not Produce Improvements and Causes Damage to Health. The Congress of Chile is currently discussing a bill that aims to modify the National Health Code in order to incorporate and regulate the medical use of cannabis-derived products (see the Congress’s…

Epistemonikos Foundation’s Evaluation of the Therapeutic Use of Cannabis and Derived Products: Key Aspects of the Project

Epistemonikos Foundation has produced the largest and most reliable synthesis of research evidence on the therapeutic effects of cannabis or derived products that has been carried out to date. It is the result of our independent, transparent and rigorous work, which was not commissioned by any organisation and did not receive external funding. The motivation…

Appearances of the Epistemonikos Foundation in the press for discussion about the effects of the medicinal use of cannabis and products or drugs derived from this.

From Sunday 6 to Friday 11, Epistemonikos presented to the public the result of its study on the effects of the medicinal use of cannabis and products or drugs derived from it (including synthetic cannabinoids). The result of this investigation caused great stir at the national level, so the foundation was very present in the…

FRISBEE’s selection on medical use of cannabis and cannabinoids

The following articles are part of the initiative of Epistemonikos Foundation ‘Living Overview of the Evidence (L·OVE)’ about Medical cannabis and cannabinoids. This project aims to synthesize and continuously update scientific evidence on a particular topic. More details here: https://love.epistemonikos.org/#/diseases/medical_cannabinoids/about ‍ Are cannabinoids effective for fibromyalgia? Matías Rocco, Gabriel Rada (Chile) Medwave 2018 Ene-Feb;18(1):e7153 Do cannabinoids…