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During the past few years a range of new psychoactive substances (NPS) have emerged on the European drug market. 278 more words


Nabilone (Synthethic Cannabinoid) For Treating PTSD Nightmares

A recently published study of 10 Canadian military male subjects resulted in a 50% ‘very much improved’ treatment regime in reducing the frequency and intensity of nightmares in subjects with PTSD. 127 more words

First Ever Cannabis eCigarette Arrives in the UK

Cannabis – a substance that will forever split the views of the public. As the third most popular drug in the world (after alcohol and tobacco) cannabis is a plant that widely available in all four corners of the globe. 338 more words


Inflammatory Cytokine Cascade | 420 InSight

One of the most important health benefits of cannabinoids is their anti-inflammatory property. In this, they are strong modulators of the inflammatory cytokine cascade. Numerous disease states arise out of chronic inflammation; such as, depression, dementias including Alzheimer’s, cancer, arthritis and other autoimmune disorders, viral infection, HIV, brain injury, etc. 342 more words

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Chemical Components and Some Issues With Research

+ Psychoactive components
THC = tetrahydrocannabinol

+ Non-psychoactive components (cannabinoids)
CBD= cannabidiol
CBDA= cannabidiolic acid
CBG= cannabigerol
CBC= cannabichromene
THCA=Tetrahydrocannabinolic acid
THCV = Δ9-tetrahydrocannabivarin… 795 more words


Marijuana Prohibition and How it Hurts the US Economy



Cannabis is derived from the cannabis plant. The main active ingredient in cannabis is called delta-9 tetrahydro-cannabinol, commonly known as THC. This is the part of the plant that gives the “high.” There is a wide range of THC potency between cannabis products. 461 more words


Marijuana's Active Ingredients May Have Power To Kill Aggressive Brain Cancer

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Marijuana’s active ingredients have the power to kill a certain type of aggressive brain cancer, according to a new study. 210 more words