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
“Cannabis use appears to reverse the impact of the modern American diet …” Scientists are discovering the mysteries around obesity. Could cannabis be the secret cure? A deficiency of the body’s endocannabiniod system has been clearly linked to obesity for the first … Continue reading THC CURES OBESITY
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
Columbia University researchers hoping high-CBD, low-THC strain of cannabis will be well tolerated in patients with aggressive form of brain cancer, #glioblastoma and decrease radiation-induced toxicities and nausea and other symptoms. Continue reading Reducing toxic effects of chemo-radiation in brain-cancer patients
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?
GW Pharmaceuticals is conducting a clinical trial on the effectiveness of its #CBD drug in treating tremors in #Parkinson’s Disease.
The company said it expects to complete the study in June 2019. Continue reading GW Pharma clinical trial for Parkinsons
Nothing short of a total mind shift in how we treat addiction will solve the current opioid epidemic. Medical cannabinoids must be part of the solution. Continue reading CBD reduced heroin craving a week after the last dose, says renowned addictions specialist