Cannabis Mimicking Molecule Helps with THC Withdrawal and Stomach Bleeding

Researchers are continuously searching for novel molecules that mimic the benefits of cannabis but lack its psychoactive effects. A new study published in The Journal Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior shows that one such molecule can both dampen the effects of THC withdrawal and help protect again NSAID-induced stomach bleeding. Cannabis: Therapeutic Benefits Come With Side … Read more

New Study Shows Terpenes May Be Anti-Inflammatory and Reduce Pain

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Summary: a new study shows that the non-cannabinoid components of cannabis (such as terpenes) exhibit anti-inflammatory and pain-reducing properties. Though the study failed to disclose if the test oil researchers used contained CBD. Cannabis has been used for thousands of years as a therapeutic. But we’re only just beginning to scratch the surface of how … Read more

Exploring the Effect of Cannabis Use on Multiple Sclerosis Patients in Colorado

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It’s no secret that the landscape of cannabis legality has dramatically changed in the last decade. As a result, researchers and clinicians across the country are taking a closer look at cannabis as a potential therapeutic. One example of this comes from a new study recently published in the journal Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders. This … Read more

CBD as a Treatment for PTSD

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Cannabidiol (CBD), processed by the endocannabinoid system, is one of the naturally-occurring cannabinoids in cannabis and has emerged as an effective pharmaceutical therapy. In the last two years, Canada and Sweden approved CBD for multiple sclerosis pain. The United States also approved CBD for treating certain types of epilepsy in June. Research is now emerging … Read more