Delta-8 THC You’ve probably heard about THC  and may know that is the psychoactive compound in cannabis that is responsible for getting people “high” or “stoned”. But most of that effect is due to delta-9 THC. However there exists in cannabis another compound – known as delta-8 THC which is a different psychoactive cannabinoid with…

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Popular Uses and Potential Benefits CBD oil, is a popular natural remedy that is often suggested for use in common ailments. The main active ingredient is CBD also known as cannabidiol – though CBD is available in many other forms such as CBD flower, gummies, capsules, vapes etc. Cannabinoids, which are more commonly referred to…

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Medical Marijuana and Epilepsy & other Seizure Disorders Using cannabis to treat epilepsy, seizure disorders, and other neurological conditions has actually been studied for a variety of years. It has actually been hotly disputed too. Early evidence from lab studies, anecdotal reports, and little clinical research studies over a number of years recommend that cannabidiol…

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Muscle spasms affect just about everybody, from foot cramps and midnight “charley horses” to strained and pulled muscles. Particular disorders and diseases also trigger muscle convulsions. Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) can all cause clients to experience muscle spasms that vary from uneasy to painful. Muscle Spams are Common Since muscle spasms…

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How Medical Marijuana Helps Treats Muscle Spasms Related to Multiple Sclerosis Medical marijuana is a reliable treatment approach for muscle spasms brought on by Multiple Sclerosis (MS), an immune-mediated disease. If you’re not familiar with MS, it’s an incapacitating and in some cases deadly condition of the main nervous system and is the most typical…

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Medical Marijuana as a Treatment for Dementia While researchers have actually seen some success in the treatment of dementia, operation medical cannabis to combat the development of beta amyloid plaques, researches are showing varying results in utilizing it to deal with the illness. Study involving Medical Marijuana and Dementia A research study team from Radboud…

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Marijuana for Pain For patients with chronic pain-related disorders, medical cannabis could indicate remedy for persistent, life-altering conditions. Whether clients are experiencing chronic disorders like fibromyalgia or have symptoms related to the treatment of another illness like cancer, medicinal marijuana can assist improve clients’ quality of life by easing typical causes of discomfort like swelling.…

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There have been numerous research studies carried out to assess the effects of cannabinoids on multiple sclerosis related pain, spasticity, and bladder symptoms. The majority of studies included fairly small numbers of individuals with MS and the result procedures differed amongst studies. Nevertheless, reviews of published research studies have actually generally shown that synthetic cannabinoids…

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Alzheimer’s Studies and Medical Marijuana Studies have shown progress in the effects of medical marijuana and the treatment and management of Alzheimer’s disease. A preclinical research released in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease found that extremely low dosages of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), a chemical located in cannabis, can slow down the production of beta-amyloid healthy proteins,…

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The jury is still out on whether marijuana or its spin-offs can be used to treat dementia. A lack of solid research study studies indicate that suspicious and unscientific records have actually filled in tough evidence. No research studies or tests have considered the impacts of cannabis or its components on the underlying causes of…

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glaucoma

A review of prescriptions and uses shows that Glaucoma is a top reason people are seeking out and using medical marijuana. While this may initially be surprising, a quick intro to the topic suggests this shouldn’t be, since it’s a condition that affects so many people, and is the second leading cause of blindness globally,…

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CBD, Epilepsy and Kids The FDA approved Epidiolex, which contains a purified type of the medication compound CBD, for the treatment of seizures associated with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome or Dravet disorder in people 2 years of age or older. It has determined that this particular medication is safe and effective for the intended use based on…

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Epidiolex (Cannabidiol, CBD) for Epilepsy Research studies in the U.S. of Epidiolex (a plant-based CBD formulation) have actually been ongoing for a number of years. Information from these research studies has helped supply proof that resulted in the FDA approval of this product on June 25, 2018. Epidiolex is a cleansed (> 98% oil-based) CBD…

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glaucoma and cbd

Is Cannabis an effective treatment for Glaucoma? Depends on what you mean by effective. First a little about what Glaucoma is. At its core Glaucoma is condition of the eyes in which the optic nerve that nerve that transmits visual information to the brain –  is slowly damaged due to increased pressure within the eye itself.…

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There have actually been no clinical tests on the effects of marijuana or CBD oil in people dealing with mental deterioration and dementia. In the lab A crucial characteristic of Alzheimer’s condition is the accumulate of globs of a protein, called amyloid, in the mind. Some studies have actually shown that parts of cannabis, including…

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autism

Can Medical Marijuana Help Youngsters With Autism? FRIDAY, May 10, 2019 (HealthDay News)– Medical cannabis essences appear to help youngsters with autism, decreasing their disruptive behavior while enhancing their social responsiveness, a new Israeli professional test records. Children treated with either a whole-plant marijuana extract or a pure mix of cannabidiol (CBD) as well as…

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Statement from the Austim Science Foundation on Use of Medical Marijuana for People with Autism Medical marijuana is now legal in several states and the District of Columbia. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, the term “medical marijuana” means either the marijuana plant itself or one its many extracts or compounds. Use of…

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