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.
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