A purified form of cannabidiol (CBD), the non-psychoactive compound in cannabis, shows potential for reducing psychosis in patients displaying schizophrenia-like mental illnesses, according to a new study published in JAMA Psychiatry.
Preclinical study using rats shows that Cannabidiol can reduce the risk of relapse
For decades the only part of pot that mattered was tetrahydrocannabinol, a.k.a. THC—the chemical component that gets you high.
When cannabinoids activate signaling pathways in cancer cells they can stimulate a cell death mechanism called apoptosis, unleashing a potent anti-tumor effect.
Millions of Americans suffer from chronic pain while the medical system spends billions on ineffective treatments.
Lynn Griffith, December 17, 2015
A Gallup poll suggests that the 58 percent of Americans believe that marijuana should be legal for recreational use.(1) Cannabis was a go-to medical remedy by societies around the world for centuries but was banned in most countries in the 1930’s and 40’s due to the dangers of addiction. (2)