About us

Health News from HealthCanal.com is dedicated to providing students, post-docs, researchers, healthcare professionals, government agencies, and educators with timely, close-to-the-scene information and news about Health and Medical Breakthroughs.

Health News from HealthCanal.com covers population health news, health promotion, and protecting the populations from threats with a Global focus prospective. Health News from Healthcanal.com has taken the initiative for protecting and improving the health of communities through education, promotion of healthy lifestyles, and research for disease and injury prevention.

Health News Sources?

HealthCanal.com (HealthCanal – Health News) brings you daily Health news from well-known sources such as Cancer Research UK, American Academy of Neurology & American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) plus many more which are selected by our own highly qualified team. Our archive contains over 30000 news articles.

What we do?

HealthCanal.com (HealthCanal – Health News) is a premier online Health News wire / Medical Research News wire service provider with our primary focus is to cover the latest happenings from the dynamic world of Health and Medicine to help you keep abreast with the latest Health News and Medical Breakthroughs from across the globe . HealthCanal.com (HealthCanal – Health News) envisions itself to be a global leader and leading provider of Medical Research and Health Care news from their respective sources. With our aim to provide cutting edge, unbiased, real time, timely and dependable Health news with our primary focus on the quality of the Health News delivered to you.

Healthcanal.com provides freely-accessible information through RSS news feed & news letter subscriptions.

Our audience?

General audience plus all Medical/Health professionals from across the globe. Due to our unique health research contents, we are attracting a valuable and influential visitors from across the globe, and you can reach them through our Web site.

Medical Disclaimer

While we are not medical practitioners, our blog is governed by skilled writers and specialists who only write well researched and factual articles. We source our articles from CBD leading writers, pro-cannabis activists, and researchers from across the globe.
Each post is backed by scientific evidence and reviewed by the hawk-eyed editorial team before published to make sure nothing is misleading. Our content is intended for educational and informational purposes only; we don’t render medical advice.
Hence, our content isn’t intended to substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. We cannot also guarantee that the information on here reflects up-to-date research. Please check with your physician if you suspect you’re sick.

NO LIABILITY SHALL BE ASSUMED FOR THE USE OF THESE POSTS. It would be best if you always discussed with your Health Care Provider before any medical treatment.

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Health Canal receives funding from sponsored content, advertisements, and partnerships with affiliate programs. Funding from our advertisers allows us the ease to do more research and cover more conditions CBD can benefit and get input from a range of experts.

We never allow sponsors to influence our context, but they can give us input about broad topic areas. We have guidelines that help us ensure that advertisers never get in the way of our editorial integrity. We choose the ads, we don’t endorse any products, we distinguish all ads on our website from editorial content, and we clearly distinguish between sponsored and non-sponsored

Our Team


Keith J. Myers – Founder & Editor in Chief

Keith J. Myers is the Founder & Editor in Chief of Health Canal. He has overseen and directed the editorial growth and skill of this website since 2012. Before creating the Health Canal, Keith was a writer and editor who covered topics in CBD, health, science, and wellness.
His personal commitment to helping people naturally and safely improve their health has driven the Health Canal to commit to quality and consumer transparency.


John K. Thompson – SEO Editor

John K Thompson is the SEO Editor for the Health Canal. He is responsible for setting the website’s strategic vision. He also leads the editorial strategy and content operations for the Health Canal. He oversees our talented team of passionate editors and creatives to develop research-backed and trusted content that educates our readers on CBD.


Becky T. Davis – Cannabis Researcher/Writer

Becky T. Davis is a cannabis researcher and writer who specializes in the basics of the endocannabinoid system, cannabinoids, cannabinoid receptors, research associated with cannabis medical uses, and cannabis pharmacology. Her mission is to dispel CBD myths and extend the health and safety messages about CBD to our readers and readers around the globe.


Anita B. Robles – Nutrition Specialist/Writer

Anita B. Robles is the founder of Holistic Nutrition, a healthy living website that optimizes the well-being of people all over the globe through nutrition advice, recipes, fitness, and more. She has featured in fitness and health magazines. Recently, she has gained an interest in how to incorporate medical marijuana in food as an alternative way of using medical marijuana.


Tim K. Green – Mental Health Specialist/Writer

Tim K. Green is a mental health specialist and writer committed to spreading mental health awareness. His work is focused on mental, physical, as well as spiritual wellness for all people. His work has appeared in several acclaimed wellness and mental health websites. He also has a personal for holistic health and how it helps mental health.

Medical Team

Bridget J. Ford

MD – Clinical Practitioner

Bridget J. Ford is an advanced clinical practitioner who has more than 25 years of experience in nursing. Bridget graduated with a degree of nursing from Jones College and she’s been taking good care of people with chronic illnesses before entering into the field of cannabis. Knowing the pain and suffering that people with chronic illnesses feel, Bridget decided to start her own cannabis practice. So far, she has treated more than 5000 patients with chronic illnesses ranging from people with arthritis to more serious diseases like cancer in the last 4 years. Bridget is determined to make the world a better and more livable place for people with chronic pain and she’s making good progress in her mission.

Harold L. Best

MS, RD – Cannabis Expert

Harold L. Best is a registered dietician who graduated from the San Diego State University. After working in his field for more than 20 years, Harold decided to start his own practice with the goal of helping people find the most efficient and healthy way to live their lives by changing their lifestyle and diet. Being an expert in nutrition, Harold took an interest in cannabis and the various health benefits it brings to the body. Today, Harold uses his private practice to promote the use of cannabis and CBD products in order to further achieve his goals.

Melissa T Arnold

Melissa T. Arnold

MD, JD, MPH -General Surgery

Melissa T. Arnold is a medical doctor who specializes in vascular disease. Melissa got her Juris degree from the Rosalind Franklin University of Medical Sciences were she honed her skills to the fullest. Melissa is interested in keeping her body healthy and she’s in good shape even up to this day. She likes promoting general health and a proper healthy lifestyle to her patience and recently she got her sights on cannabis and she’s very interested in its natural anti-inflammatory properties.

Robert M Schmidt

Robert M. Schmidt

PharmD – Pharmacology, Family Medicine

Robert M Schmidt is a certified pharmacist who got his  MBA  and  PharmD from the University of Illinois at Chicago. He specialized in general health and wellness as well as in chronic disease. Robert is very interested in keeping the body strong and healthy and he makes its habit to at least exercise twice a week despite his busy schedule. Currently he is working as a research pharmacist manager and he’s looking into the benefits of using organic ingredients for medical use.

Violet J Bayer

Violet J. Bayer

MD – Immunology, Exercise Physiology

Violet J Bayer is a medical doctor that specializes in immunology and exercise physiology. She graduated from Duke University Medical Center and took where she took her craft to the next level. Currently Violet is running a private practice on autoimmune diseases hoping that she can help people suffering from autoimmune diseases as well as people who don’t necessarily have the budget to afford paying their expensive hospital bills.  In her free time Violet loves to cook and make quality dishes you see in expensive restaurants.