The most exciting new frontier in cannabis research this year wasn’t any individual study or published report. It was a pair of developments (one in Canada, the other in the United States) that together promise to spur the research studies of the future on a scale never seen before, with a scope of inquiry that includes exploring potential benefits, rather than myopically focusing on potential harms.
A recent study shows that Bedrocan’s standardised pharmaceutical-grade cannabis with a high tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) content is effective in treating pain in fibromyalgia. However, cannabis with only cannabidiol (CBD) did not show relief at all.
Researchers are encouraged by the numbers, but they say more studies and data need to be collected to get a better understanding of the impact of legal marijuana on teenagers.
A rapidly growing number of Americans are turning to CBD oil to help with things like pain, anxiety, and sleep — and many of them are ditching prescription drugs in the process. But does CBD oil have any side effects?
If your family member is suffering from Alzheimer’s, CBD might be able to help. Cannabidiol, more commonly known as CBD has been shown to have neuroprotective qualities.
De invoering van wetten rond medicinale marihuana hebben tot een sterke daling geleid van geweldmisdrijven in Amerikaanse staten nabij de Amerikaanse grens. Dat stelt een nieuwe studie waarover The Guardian bericht.