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Endocannabinoid Discovery Timeline

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Pioneers in the burgeoning field of CBD and cannabinoid science have opened the door to new vistas of understanding human biology and physiology

Making Medical Cannabis History

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In the recent annals of medical cannabis history, a defining moment came in 2013 when CNN a reported on the seemingly miraculous antiseizure effects of CBD

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Hemp Farming While Black

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Green Heffa Farms, in North Carolina’s Piedmont, has emerged as a national symbol of vision and success in America’s new hemp economy.

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Cannabis, CBD & Anxiety

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Managing anxiety is often the reason why people take cannabis or CBD products

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Cannabis, CBD & COVID-19

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With the worldwide death toll from the corona virus rising exponentially, The Lancet drew attention to “accumulating evidence” that indicates “patients with severe COVID -19 might have a cytokine storm syndrome

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Feeling Corona-Crazy?

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There are many ways to mitigate stress by boosting endocannabinoid tone

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Cannabis & COVID-19: Breaking News or Bogus Science?

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A molecular biologist critiques claims that cannabis can prevent or treat COVID -19

New Study: Cannabis Is Effective for Fibromyalgia

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Fibromyalgia is an intractable condition defined by chronic, widespread pain and debilitation. But a recent study published in Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology demonstrated that cannabis can be used effectively to remedy these problems, at least by some patients

Endocannabinoids & Endocrine Disruptors

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Do endocrine disruptors and other chemical pollutants wreak havoc by impairing the endocannabinoid system

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Meet the Medicinal Mushrooms

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Immune-boosting mushrooms have powerful healing properties

CBD as a Steroid Sparing Treatment

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Could cannabidiol be a breakthrough therapy to replace or lessen the use of steroids

Women Pioneers in Cannabinoid Science

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During a time of great crisis, we are reminded of the importance of medical science and the expert researchers who have dedicated their lives to advancing public health.

Yeast-Derived CBD & GMO Cannabinoids

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In the not-too-distant future, the CBD or THC you consume when you swallow an infused edible or tincture may not be derived from cannabis at all. Your daily dose of cannabinoids might be grown in a laboratory instead of a greenhouse.

The Case of the Missing THC

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Many CBD products contain no tetrahydrocannabinol. Where is all the THC going after it’s extracted from hemp

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Cannabis in Palliative Care

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End-of-life care is one of the less frequently discussed uses of medical cannabis. Palliative care, however, is perhaps the area of medicine that would most benefit from its clinical use

Decarboxylating Cannabis

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Why does eating a raw cannabis bud not get you high but eating a THC edible does? It has to do with a process called decarboxlaytion

A Victory Garden for Healing

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Virtually overnight, gardening has become a big thing. In the U.S. and beyond, people are sheltered at home, unemployed, and unable to venture far beyond their own abodes.

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It's Never Too Late to Start Using Medical Cannabis

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Cannabis geriatrics and age-related pathologies were major topics at this year’s International Association of Cannabinoid Medicines. Seniors are currently the fastest-growing demographic of cannabis users worldwide, but is cannabis safe for the elderly? What might be the benefits

A Salute to South Africa's 'Dagga' Advocate

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South Africa’s cannabis community mourns the death of Julian Stobbs

A Cannabinoid Antagonist for Dying COVID Patients?

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French scientists promote cannabinoid antagonist as a treatment for COVID -19

Luther Burbank, Cannabis & Me

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Luther Burbank, the legendary horticulturist, was a big fan of cannabis sativa, breeding it and promoting its many uses

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Desperately Seeking Harm: The FDA on CBD

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Is there a doctor in the house? The Food and Drug Administration ( FDA ) is ailing and needs some serious attention. The FDA has got a bad case of CBD – as in Chronic Bureaucratic Dysfunction. This affliction has been evident for some time, but the symptoms are getting worse

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Cannabis Instead of Polypharmacy?

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Polypharmacy - the use of five or more medications on a daily basis - is a modern-day health crisis. Could cannabis be the safer alternative prescribers and patients are looking for

New Developments in Cannabis Medicine with Bonni Goldstein, MD

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Endocannabinology with Dr. Rachel Knox

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How does cannabis play a role in our overall health? Project CBD speaks with Dr. Rachel Knox about “endocannabinology,” THC / CBD synergies, and whole food nutrition

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Oceania: Cannabis Beckons in a Restive Region

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the uneven progress of cannabis policy reform and economic prospects in Oceana

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Is CBD Toxic to the Liver?

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The huge popularity of cannabidiol ( CBD ), a non-intoxicating component of cannabis , has helped to destigmatize the plant and restore its reputation as an important medicinal herb

CBD for Brain-Damaged Babies?

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Giving medical cannabis to infants is a difficult taboo to shift, but new research is paving the way.

5 CBD Secrets

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Cannabidiol and CBD oil seem to be everywhere these days, despite the confusing legal status of this prolific compound. But how much do we actually know about CBD

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What Should We Do About Vaping?

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There was a time when glossy magazine ads touted the supposed health benefits of cigarette smoking. For years, mainstream media and public officials routinely aided and abetted the false claims of the tobacco industry until the publication of the U.S.

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Cannabis and the Immune System: A Complex Balancing Act

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A new wave of research points toward cannabinoids having an adaptive, immunomodulating effect, rather than just suppressing immune activity

Did CBD Kill This Woman?

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It can’t be emphasized enough that patients must be honest with their doctors about their cannabis use, particularly if CBD is involved, given its modulating effects on various CYP enzymes

Cannabis and Incontinence

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Scissor-walks and stutter-steps: the familiar dance performed by nearly 33 million Americans suffering from Overactive Bladder ( OAB ) – also known as Spastic Bladder and Detrusor Overactivity. OAB tends to plague people struggling with Multiple Sclerosis ( MS ) or other neurodegenerative diseases

Running Interference

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Pesticide synergists block CB1 receptor signaling & alter THC metabolism

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Eight Medicinal Mushrooms

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Fungi have astonishing therapeutic properties. These eight species of medicinal mushrooms strengthen immunity and promote neurogenesis, the growth of new brain cells, through molecular pathways regulated by the endocannabinoid system

Marijuana Arrests After Legalization

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The impressive medical properties of cannabis have been a major factor in the push to legalize cannabis. But the importance of social justice, beyond medical access, can’t be overstated

THC versus Breast Cancer

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It’s no secret that many cancer patients are using cannabis to help manage pain, fatigue, nausea, and other side effects of chemotherapy.

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