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"You Blinded Me With Science!" Research Regarding The Wonders of Weed

A group of former and current players in the National Football League has taken the initiative to fund a study that will examine the use of cannabis oil as an alternative to using opioids to manage pain. As most of...
THC Pills & Spasticity: Safe and Effective New research shows that tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) in pill form is an effective treatment for children suffering from spasticity. Researchers from the University of Dusseldorf, Medical Faculty, Department of Pediatric Oncology, Hematology and Clinical Immunology,...
Smoking Weed For Pain Works Better For Men It appears that cannabis may be a sexist. A new study shows that cannabis is more effective for relieving pain for males than females. The study’s co-author Dr. Ziva Cooper, of the Columbia...
New Research Regarding Female Tolerance to THC A new study suggests that females who consume cannabis on a regular basis could develop a higher tolerance to the plant’s psychoactive compound tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) than males that use the same amount of...
Veterans Are Lining Up To Light Up For Science If you’re a veteran suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and would like to smoke a gram or two of weed per day in the name of science, then researchers may...
Cannabidiol Could Be Promising Treatment For Healing Broken Bones A new study shows that the non-psychoactive cannabinoid Cannabidiol (CBD) could play a vital role in the healing of broken bones. Data from the study, which was led by two researchers, Dr....
Important Study Debunks Yet Another Stereotype Regarding Medical Cannabis Cannabis consumers are typically associated with lazy, video game-playing Cheetos-eaters that would rather work on their blunt rolling skills as opposed to actually working. But, in fact, a new study shows that...
Bipartisan Legislation Would Help Scientists Research Cannabis Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle have introduced legislation that would help remove roadblocks scientists currently face when attempting to research the medical possibilities of cannabis. The bill, the bipartisan Medical Marijuana Research...
Has the Federal Government Admitted Cannabis Kills Cancer? The federal government has inadvertently admitted that cannabis can eliminate cancer cells through their support of a study published last year in the medical journal Molecular Cancer Therapies. The study in question, that...
Lesser Known Cannabinoid Cannabigerol Could Help Fight Colon Cancer The National Cancer Institute reports there are approximately 100,000 new cases of rectum and colon cancer each year. And out of those new cases, just under half will result in death. Based...
High Blood Pressure Could Be Prevented By Eating Hemp Seeds Around 70 million American adults (1 out of 3) suffers from high blood pressure (hypertension). It’s been reported that just a little over half of the people that suffer from...
THC Could Prevent Organ Transplant Rejection Organ transplant rejection happens when the body’s immune system assaults the transplanted organ or tissue. The body’s immune system typically safeguards you from damaging substances, such as environmental toxins and harmful microbes (germs). Said germs...
Exploring The Use Of Cannabis As A Treatment For Chronic Pain Chronic pain has been reported to be the most common cause of long-term disability. There are approximately 100 million, one in every four Americans, that have suffered from pain...
Smoking Cannabis May Help Relieve Symptoms of PTSD An estimated eight percent of Americans (approximately 24.4 million people) suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) at any given time, according to statistics from PTSD United. We typically associate PTSD with male...
Cannabinoids Show Promise As A Treatment For Head Trauma The game of football is an extremely competitive sport that is not only fun to watch but one that I once enjoyed playing as well. There’s one gloomy facet of the...
Is Weed The New Secret to Successful Dieting? Most people associate smoking weed with getting the munchies, or what the field of medicine refers to as “short-term hyperphagia.” But what if we told you that puffing on some sticky stuff...
Research Explores Using Cannabidiol To Treat Depression Major depression is reported to be one of the most common mental ailments in the U.S. The mental disorder is said to affect 1 in 10 Americans at some point throughout their life....
Cannabidiol Shows Promise As A Treatment for Pediatric Epilepsy Other than headaches, seizures are reported to be the most common neurological disorder in children. In fact, one in twenty-six Americans will experience a seizure at some point in their lives...
Could Cannabis Oil Help Patients Suffering From Alzheimer's Disease? Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia. In fact, it affects over five million people in the United States and accounts for 60 to 80 percent of dementia cases,...
The Endocannabinoid System May Play A Huge Role In Combating Bone Cancer Pain Primary bone cancer is cancer that originates in the bone. It’s estimated that around 3,300 people of all age groups in the United States will be diagnosed...