Interviews

New Developments in Cannabinoid-Based Medicine: An Interview with Dr. Raphael Mechoulam

by Lara Pizzorno, MDiv, MA, LMT

Raphael Mechoulam, Ph.D., is the Lionel Jacobson Professor of Medicinal Chemistry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, where he has been working on cannabinoid chemistry (a term he coined) for more than forty years. Dr. Mechoulam is recognized as one of the world's experts on cannabinoid-based medicine. In addition to his groundbreaking discoveries, he has authored hundreds of scientific papers on his cannabinoid research as well as a book, Cannabinoids as Therapeutic Agents, which provides an early review of the research in this area. Dr. Mechoulam was President of the International Cannabinoid Research Society and has received numerous honors and awards for his outstanding contributions to the field. He is a member of the Israel Academy of Sciences, and among the numerous prizes that he has received for his work, is the highest national scientific prize in Israel—the Israel Prize.

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Follow Up to Knoll Interview—More on Deprenyl

by Lara Pizzorno, MDiv, MA, LMT

It has been brought to our attention that deprenyl has been associated with ADRs at the higher doses (10 mg/day) typically used when it is taken in conjunction with L-dopa for the treatment of Parkinson's disease, although not at the …read more

An Interview with Joseph Knoll, M.D.

by Lara Pizzorno, MDiv, MA, LMT

Joseph Knoll, M.D., a Hungarian neurochemist and pharmacologist probably best known for developing the drug deprenyl (Selegiline), the first selective monoamine oxidase-B (MAO-B) inhibitor, has researched its properties for more than half a century. Dr. Knoll's recently published book, The Brain and …read more

Exploring the Frontiers of Anti-Aging Medicine:  An Interview with Dr. Marios Kyriazis

by David Jay Brown

Author of Mavericks of Medicine: Conversations with Creative and Controversial Thinkers who are Changing the Future of Medicine. Marios Kyriazis, M.D., is both a clinician and a researcher in the field of anti-aging medicine. He has made significant contributions in the …read more

Interview with Dr. Bill Cham, author of the Eggplant Cancer Cure

by Lara Pizzorno, MDiv, MA, LMT

A member of many Scientific Societies, Dr. Bill Cham is frequently invited to speak at Conferences on his research topics. His research interests cover a wide range of disciplines resulting in publications of over a hundred articles on topics ranging from …read more

Lara Pizzorno is a member of the American Medical Writers Association with 25+ years of experience writing for physicians and the public, Lara is Editor for Longevity Medicine Review as well as Senior Medical Editor for SaluGenecists, Inc. Read more...

Lara Pizzorno, MDiv, MA, LMT

Lara Pizzorno, MDiv, MA, LMT

John Morgenthaler has been active in the field of nutritional medicine since 1986. Today, John travels the world looking for breakthrough nutraceuticals and anti-aging therapies.  He also continues to publish cutting-edge nutrition and medical science books and periodicals. Read more...

John Morgenthaler, Publisher

John Morgenthaler, Publisher