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Marijuana: The Next Diabetes Drug?

Although marijuana has a reputation for increasing appetite (what stoners call “the munchies”) the new research, which was published in the American Journal of Medicine, is not the first to find that the drug has a two-faced relationship to weight. Three prior studies have shown that marijuana users are less likely to be obese, have a lower risk for diabetes ... Read More »

Cannabis for Alcoholics/Alcoholism

Binge alcohol consumption in the rat induces substantial neurodegeneration in the hippocampus and entorhinal cortex. Oxidative stress and cytotoxic edema have both been shown to be involved in such neurotoxicity, whereas N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor activity has been implicated in alcohol withdrawal and excitoxic injury. Because the nonpsychoactive cannabinoid cannabidiol (CBD) was previously shown in vitro to prevent glutamate toxicity through ... Read More »

Sanjay Gupta on Marijuana – Weed 1 & 2

Weed Weed 2 Weed 3 Republished by Blog Post Promoter Read More »

Marijuana for Pets (Dogs, Cats, Horses, etc)

Marijuana is not only effective for humans, it can treat pets too! Why not something natural for your pet? Studies show the same benefits and same risks with Marijuana for pets. May treat cancer/chemo side effects, anxiety, noise phobias, epilepsy, pain reliever, appetite stimulant, etc. Dr. Doug Kramer, Vet Guru, joins Thom Hartmann. Pot for Dogs? Medical Marijuana For Your ... Read More »

Cannabis for Alheimer’s Disease

STUDY: MARIJUANA SLOWS ALZHEIMER’S DECLINE New Spanish and Israeli research shows that a synthetic analogue of the active component of marijuana can reduce the inflammation and prevent the mental decline associated with Alzheimer’s disease. Although it was conducted on human brain tissue in the lab and in a rat model — but not in living humans — the research is ... Read More »

Can you have cannabis withdrawal?

The medicinal values that medical marijuana brings to each person is priceless that many pharmaceutical drugs can’t give. Pharmaceuticals either make you nauseous, weak, woozy, sleepy or even worse than you already felt. As bad as the government has made it seem by making marijuana illegal, marijuana’s benefits are much greater than just about any other herb or drug. THC ... Read More »

Marijuana for Epilepsy

Some people with grand mal seizures say they can prevent their seizures entirely by smoking marijuana. Others, who suffer complex partial seizures, report that marijuana also curbs their symptoms and prevents loss of consciousness. Some patients find that marijuana works in conjunction with other drugs they are taking. Others find that marijuana works best for them when it is used ... Read More »

20 Medical Studies That Prove Cannabis Can Cure Cancer

Cannabis has been making a lot of noise lately. Multiple states across the United States and countries around the world have successfully legalized medical Marijuana, and the Uruguay parliament recently voted to create the world’s first legal marijuana market. This is good news as the health benefits of Cannabis are vast, with multiple medical and scientific studies that confirm them. On ... Read More »

Study Shows Cannabinoids Inhibit Tumor Growth

Research Suggests Chemopreventive Benefits Of Cannabis In a recent study published in the August edition of the Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology,Japanese researchers found cannabinoids to be useful in battling cancerous tumors. The study was conducted by initiating tumor growth in mice and treating them with synthetic cannabinoids. Synthetic cannabinoids differ from phytocannabinoids (found in plants, such as cannabis) in that they are ... Read More »

Complete Marijuana Vaporizer Guide

Examples of Desktop Vaporizers

Marijuana Vaporizers are one of the most in-demand accessory for medical marijuana patients throughout the world. The craze is here, marijuana is being smoked by millions of people each and every day. There’s many benefits when it comes to getting a brand new marijuana vaporizer online. Many medicinal patients are still not aware of the growing trend and are clueless ... Read More »