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Releaf Blog

Discover helpful insights on health, wellness, and medical cannabis in our blogs. Explore practical articles covering general medical cannabis info, tips for staying well, and how medical cannabis can assist with specific health conditions.


Compliance and care: Who regulates medical cannabis in the UK?

Industry | General | Medical Cannabis | Releaf | Legal

Medical cannabis has been legal in the UK since 2018, but the prescription of cannabis-based products for medicinal use (CBPMs) is a strictly regulated and complicated process. Here we’ll take a closer look.

9 min read
Sarah Sinclair

Men's Health Week 2024: Prostate cancer and potential management strategies

Men’s Health Week is an annual international initiative aimed at providing awareness and education on health issues specific to men. The week serves as an important reminder for men to prioritise their health and well-being while also opening up an avenue of conversation where men can feel comfortable discussing their health concerns without any fear of judgement.

11 min read
Sam North

Taking medical cannabis on holiday? Here’s what you need to know

With the summer holidays fast approaching, many of you will be either looking at, or looking forward to, getting away for a much-needed break. But, for those who are prescribed medical cannabis, you may be wondering what protocols are involved when travelling internationally with cannabis-based medicines - but don’t worry, we’ve got you covered!

9 min read
Lucy MacKinnon

Supporting men’s mental health: Top charities to turn to in the UK

It’s Men’s Health Week - an annual week-long event that aims to raise awareness about the health challenges faced by men. As organisations from across the country come together to provide relevant information and improve access to vital health services for boys and men in the UK, we’re taking a closer look at the role of mental health charities in providing these services and improving men’s mental health.

11 min read
Emily Ledger