Latest Ailment Research

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Mental Illness & Marijuana: Cause or Cure?
Past reports have indicated the medical marijuana may cause mental illnesses while in fact research has shown that it may help treat them.
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Marijuana Found To Have Anticancer Health Properties
Cannabinoids Found In Medical Marijuana and Cannabis Offer Possible Treatment for High Grade Gliomas
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Study: Smoking Marijuana Helps Fight Metabolic Syndrome
New study from The American Journal of Medicine reveals smoking marijuana is associated with 50% lower chance of developing Metabolic Syndrome.
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Marijuana May Reduce Brain Damage Caused By Strokes
A meta-analysis of studies shows the amount of the brain injured from a stroke was reduced in subjects that had used cannabinoid therapies.
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Treating Obstructive Sleep Apnea With Dronabinol
A recent study showed that dronabinol (a synthetic cannabinoid with similar effects to THC) may be an effective way to treat obstructive sleep apnea.
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Cannabinoid Therapies for the Treatment of Alcoholism
Studies show cannabinoid therapies aimed at increasing signaling of cannabinoid receptors in the brains of alcohol-dependent individuals may be useful
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Sativex Shown To Treat Spasticity In Multiple Sclerosis
A German study shows a majority of multiple sclerosis (MS) patients seeing spasticity relief taking Sativex however 17% reported adverse effects.
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Preventing Alcohol-Induced Liver Damage With Cannabis
A recent study from Free Radical Biology and Medicine suggests that cannabidiol (CBD) could help protect the liver from alcohol-induced damage.
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Cannabis Smoke May Benefit Asthma and Lung Functions
A new study in the Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics provides evidence of how cannabinoids in marijuana could help the lungs.
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Cannabidiol (CBD) in the Management of Schizophrenia
A recent review published in Schizophrenia Research in March 2015 finds that the use of cannabidiol (CBD) may help treat psychotic symptoms.