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
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
By Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director Investigators at the University of São Paulo in Brazil assessed the efficacy of CBD versus placebo in 21 subjects with Parkinson’s. Authors reported that the administration of 300 mg doses of CBD per day was associated with “significantly different mean total scores” in subjects’ well-being and quality of life