The Cannabinoid That Fights Obesity

What Is Tetrahydrocannabivarin (THCV)? As the name might suggest, tetrahydrocannabivarin (THCV) is very similar to the most famous cannabinoid, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC); THCV is like THC’s propyl cannabinoid cousin. Their...

Cannabinoid Treatment May Help Manage Pain From Osteoarthritis

Recognized as the most common form of arthritis, osteoarthritis (OA) is typically caused by aging joints, obesity, or injury. It is a degenerative condition that often...

THC May Inhibit The Progression Of HIV/AIDS

Medical marijuana has long been used to treat symptoms associated human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) (chronic pain, nausea, fatigue, etc.). However, evidence is mounting that cannabis may...

Cannabis May Help Delay Retinal Degeneration, Vision Loss

For years medical marijuana has been used to help treat certain conditions that can cause vision loss. The most common example of this is glaucoma,...

Cannabinoids May Effectively Treat Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

As we know, medical marijuana has been used to treat symptoms of multiple sclerosis (MS) for quite some time. In fact, GW Pharmaceuticals’ drug Sativex, which contains...

Cannabis Therapy May Help Treat Schizophrenia

For years the faulty argument has been made that cannabis causes and/or increases the likelihood of schizophrenia. Of course, much of this position has already...

CBD May Help Fight Cognitive Impairments From Alzheimer’s

There is a great deal of evidence suggesting that cannabis is beneficial for the prevention and treatment of neurodegenerative diseases. It shows particular promise in...

Cannabis Vs Cancer: Studies Suggest Cannabinoids May Kill Human Cancer Cells

Cannabis vs Cancer There is currently an overwhelming amount of evidence suggesting that cannabinoids may kill cancer in humans. For the past several years, an increasing number of...

CBD May Help Treat Social Anxiety Disorder

The relationship between cannabis and anxiety is an interesting one. Large concentrations oftetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is often tied to bouts of paranoia and anxiety, but it’s...

Marijuana linked to ‘happiness gene’

According to a recent neuroimaging study, the human cannabinoid receptor 1 (CB1 receptor) gene is sensitive to positive emotional stimuli. The effects are greater...

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