THC

THC may slow or stop Alzheimer’s Disease

A preclinical study published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, suggest that very small doses of THC slow down the production of thebeta-amyloid protein, which builds up to create plaques in the brain, an accumulation of which is a known in Alzheimer’s disease.  Read more 

 

New research on cannabis and cancer tumors

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“THC, the major active component of marijuana, has anti-cancer properties,” Dr. Peter McCormick, a researcher from University of East Anglia in England and co-author of the study, said in a statement. “This compound is known to […]

Which cannabis strain works best for your condition?

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There are hundreds of varieties of medical cannabis, each with slightly different medicinal effects.  Finding the right medicine will likely require trying out a number of varieties, but the […]

Marijuana May Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

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Gary Wenk, PhD, professor of neuroscience, immunology and medical genetics at Ohio State University, has studied how to combat brain inflammation for over 25 years.

His research has led him to a class of compounds known as […]

Marijuana is Effective for Neuropathic Pain

A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled parallel group study published in this month’s issue of the European Journal of Pain, and published online early by the National Institute of Health, has found that cannabis can significantly reduce pain and improve sleep in those with neuropathic pain.

For the study; “303 patients with PNP (peripheral neuropathic pain) associated with […]