Inhaling cannabis makes for easier breathing, because it dilates – or opens up – the airways in the lungs, according to a 1973 study published in New England Journal of Medicine.
Various cancer cells respond differently to the same cannabis extracts, according to a nee study from Israel.
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“Significant increase in survival for animals with pancreatic cancer.”
“Major increase” in destruction of cancer cells.
“A study, from 1843, suggested that cannabis sativa ‘possess very striking powers as an antispasmodic, as a nervine stimulant, and as an anodyne and hypnotic, and in some respects to excel opium in virtue.'”
An 81-year-old woman with advanced ovarian cancer was symptom-free after 20 months of treatment that included CBD.
Provides the first real world data (outside a clinical trial) on the dosing of THC:CBD in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
CBD is being credited for improving the quality of life and possibly extending it for two patients diagnosed with a deadly form of brain cancer.
Terpenes’ contribution to therapeutic effect of cannabinoids “may be significant.”
Synthetic THC combiner Obsessive Compulsive Disorder: A marked reduction in symptoms, according to new research out of the New York State Psychiatric Institute.
Cannabis treatment significantly improved challenging behaviours in children suffering Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), says a new study done in Israel and published in the March issue of Journal of Autism Developmental Disorders.