In the past five years, the U.S. has witnessed a “green rush” thanks to reformation of medicinal cannabis, leaving many to wonder, what this means for pharmaceutical CBD(Cannabidiol) oil? Medicinal marijuana and its other chemical components, such as CBD oil, have showcased major headlines as of late, causing quite an uproar. But what do the
A study published in the International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology (2013) stated that Cannabidiol (CBD), the main non-psychotomimetic component of the plant Cannabis sativa, exerts therapeutically promising effects on human mental health such as inhibition of psychosis, anxiety and depression. The study found that the therapeutic potential of non-psychoactive cannabinoids in anxiety and depression, and in particular
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 the case of Alzheimer’s disease. With that said, a group of Australian researchers, led by Dr. Tim Karl, published a study in this month’s edition of Psychopharmacology that offers further insight.
Many of us know that medical marijuana can help millions of patients suffering from a variety of diseases and ailments, especially epileptic seizures. Strains and concentrates that are high in CBD are increasingly being used to reduce or manage the number of debilitating seizures that plague sufferers of epilepsy and Dravet's syndrome. But human beings may
OBJECTIVE: The objective of this paper is to assess the effects on the sleep wake cycle with acute systemic administration of CBD Hemp Oil. METHOD: Adult male Wistar rats were randomly distributed into four groups that received intraperitoneal injections of CBD 2.5 mg/kg, CBD 10 mg/kg, CBD 40 mg/kg or vehicle (n=seven animals/group). Sleep recordings
Study: Cannabidiol (CBD Oil) reduces intestinal inflammation through the control of neuroimmune axis.
US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health Author information Department of Experimental Pharmacology, University of Naples FEDERICO II, Naples, Italy. Abstract Enteric glial cells (EGC) actively mediate acute and chronic inflammation in the gut; EGC proliferate and release neurotrophins, growth factors, and pro-inflammatory cytokines which, in turn, may amplify the immune response, representing
by Arielle Gerard What is Intervertebral Disc Degeneration/Degenerative Disc Disease? Intervertebral discs sit between each vertebra (bone segments of the spine) and are comprised of fibrous cartilage. They act to stabilize and mobilize the spine, and also to absorb shock that results from movement, in order to prevent damage to the body. When intervertebral discs
by Drake Dorm Glioma is the term used to describe a tumor that originated on the brain or spine. Each year, 10,000 Americans are diagnosed with malignant glioma. Of those, about half will die within a year of diagnosis. Only 25 percent are still alive after two years. Researchers Investigated Glioma & Its Reaction To
by Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director Electronically driven vaporizers deliver cannabinoids in a relatively safe and reliable manner, according to data published in the journal PLOS ONE.Swiss investigators evaluated the ability of various types of vaporizer technologies to safely and effectively release THC and CBD Oil (cannabidiol) in vapor. Researchers reported that electronically driven devices,
Study Finds Cannabinoids May Provide Treatment For Autism A study out of Stanford University has found promising signs to suggest that cannabinoids – compounds found in cannabis, as well as naturally produced in our body – may help to treat autism. According to Autism Daily Newscast (ADN); “A new study shows that mutations associated with