Diseases of the gastrointestinal system, including cancer, are linked to the endocannabinoid system in humans, say researchers from Austria and Germany. Continue reading Cannabinoids may be effective in preventing COLON CANCER and treating INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASES
Experimental research out of Brazil has found that cannabinoids may be able to halt the growth and spread of glioblastoma, an aggressive and incurable form of brain cancer. Continue reading CANNABINOIDS HALT GROWTH AND SPREAD OF BRAIN CANCER
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.
Continue reading FEWER OUTBURSTS IN KIDS WITH AUTISM AFTER CANNABIS TREATMENT
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.
Continue reading BREATHING EASIER: SCIENTISTS DISCOVERED 46 YEARS AGO THAT INHALING CANNABIS OPENED UP AIRWAYS IN THE LUNGS
Spanish researchers, in collaboration with Tilray, are testing a mixture of THC, CBD and chemo drug TMZ in a clinical trial involving newly diagnosed brain-cancer patients. Continue reading TILRAY COLLABORATES ON BRAIN-CANCER CLINICAL TRIAL SLATED TO START NEXT MONTH
Researchers have discovered that cannabis is frequently used to alleviate diarrhea, abdominal pain, and loss of appetite caused by inflammatory bowel disease.
Several clinical trials are planned or underway to assess the effectiveness of THC and CBD in treating these conditions, such a Crohn’s and colitis. Continue reading Can THC treat inflammatory bowel disease?
Large clinical trial – King’s College London – seeks to affirm CBD as a treatment for psychosis..
“CBD has emerged as a promising candidate as it displays anti-anxiety and anti-psychotic like properties in animals and humans.” Continue reading Clinical trial in UK aims to confirm CBD as treatment for psychosis
Drug company earning multi-millions on MS med containing only 2 ingredients – THC and CBD ready to launch epilepsy drug this fall & now racing to develop CBD drugs for schizophrenia, #autism & other hard-to treat diseases. Continue reading GWPH studying CBD for schizophrenia & other hard-to-treat diseases
First CBD and THC company in Italy planned as @MaricannInc partners with Italian producer. Centre of excellence for cannabis products also in the works. #cannabis Continue reading First CBD & THC company in Italy; Maricann partners with Italian producer
Link btwn cannabis and glaucoma known for 25 yrs. Continue reading Seeing in the dark; better night vision after drinking cannabis “tea”