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

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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

Cannabis Use Associated with Fewer Crohn’s Disease Complications

Some evidence implicates cannabis and its inflammation blocking properties as a possible treatment for Crohn’s, an inflammatory bowel disease. A new study published in the journal Digestive Diseases and Sciences takes a closer look at the relationship between cannabis use and complications from Crohn’s disease. Crohn’s Disease Crohn’s is one type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). It … Read more