Author Archives: Lindsey Shapiro PhD

CBD Therapy Lowers Arterial Blood Pressure in PH-mimicking Conditions

Treatment with DehydraTECH-CBD, Lexaria Bioscience’s investigational cannabis-derived treatment for pulmonary hypertension (PH), led to reduced pulmonary artery pressure in healthy volunteers who were exposed to low oxygen levels — especially among male participants — in conditions that mimicked PH. This was according to data from the now-completed HYPER-H21-3…

PHA Accepting Nominations for Outstanding Member Awards

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) is accepting nominations for its Outstanding Member Awards, which recognize individuals who show dedication to the pulmonary hypertension (PH) community. People with PH, their caregivers, friends, and doctors are invited to nominate “outstanding” PHA members for their “volunteer efforts in patient/caregiver support, advocacy,…