CBD and GI Issues

Every year, tens of millions of Americans suffer from symptoms caused by gastrointestinal (GI) issues. The symptoms associated with GI disorders can be debilitating and represent a huge burden for those suffering. Can CBD help? Current research suggests that cannabidiol (CBD) can improve the quality of life for those afflicted with GI issues by relieving … Read more

CBD and PTSD

PTSD is a debilitating psychiatric disorder that affects between 5-10% of the population. For people like combat veterans who were exposed to trauma on a regular basis, the rates of PTSD can be as high as 20 or 30%. Despite the obvious need, there are currently no medications on the market that specifically treat PTSD. … Read more

Is CBD Safe During Pregnancy?

Is CBD Safe During Pregnancy? Over the past several years, cannabidiol (CBD) has gained a lot of attention as a remedy for many common ailments, such as nausea, anxiety, and insomnia. With an increase in the number of states legalizing marijuana and various social movements normalizing its use, many questions have surfaced regarding the safety … Read more

Modulating the Endocannabinoid System Reduces Huntington’s Symptoms

endocannabinoids and huntington

Huntington’s is a progressive genetic disease. Everyone diagnosed with Huntington’s will eventually succumb to the illness. But what if researchers could slow the onset of this fatal ailment? A new study published in the journal Neuropharmacology shows that modulating the endocannabinoid system can improve symptoms and slow the disease in cell cultures and mice. Huntington’s … Read more