THC Side Effects Negated by CBD

THC Side Effects Negated by CBD

The therapeutic power of cannabis for treating everything from pain and epilepsy to cancerous tumors is now backed by dozens of scientific studies and has led to the legalization of marijuana for medical purposes across more than half of the U.S. However, many experts still warn that regular use can lead to cognitive and psychological

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NIDA Funds Long Term Research on the Effects of Cannabis on HIV/AIDS

NIDA Funds Long Term Research on the Effects of Cannabis on HIV/AIDS

Although the era of the “AIDS epidemic” has waned, more than 37 million people worldwide still suffer from human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), with approximately one million dying of AIDS-related illness — the “full blown” form of the disease — annually. Current HIV medications are both expensive and limited in scope — but cannabis may be

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New Study Aims to Determine If CBD Can Treat Asthma

New Study Aims to Determine If CBD Can Treat Asthma

The Centers for Disease Control estimates that about 1 in 13 people have asthma.  Approximately 10 Americans die from the disease every day. Although asthma can affect anyone, it’s the leading chronic disease among children, and its economic cost in the U.S. alone is about $56 billion in medical expenses and lost work and school

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Cannabis Confirmed to Reduce Opioid Use but White House Disagrees

Cannabis Confirmed to Reduce Opioid Use but White House Disagrees

The “opioid epidemic” continues to claim American lives at a rate of nearly 100 overdose deaths per day — just one sign of a crisis that the Trump White House has called a “public health emergency.” In response, the White House commission on opioids issued a long list of recommendations for combating the problem. Notably

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