Exploring the Link Between Endocannabinoids and Depression

A new study published in the Journal of Psychiatric Research (titled “Dual pharmacological inhibitor of endocannabinoid degrading enzymes reduces depressive-like behavior in female rats”) draws new light upon the potential link between endocannabinoids and Major Depressive Disorder. It draws a link within the brains of female patients. The potential significance of that link could be …

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An Introduction to Cannabis Photobiology

Throughout history, humans have harvested cannabis for food, medicine and fiber. Archaeological evidence suggests it was utilized by humans 6,000-10,000 years ago. However, legal, commercial Cannabis production is a relatively new, rapidly growing, and highly profitable industry in Europe and North America. Commercial cannabis production typically occurs indoors and is therefore incredibly reliant on environmental …

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Targeting Cannabinoid Receptors in the Management of Hypertonicity & Cerebral Palsy

A recent medical update in regards to the management of hypertonia has been published in the journal Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America1, highlighting the employment of medical marijuana and its chemical isolates in pursuit of tempering the frequency and severity of this symptom. An Overview of Hypertonicity Hypertonia is both a sign …

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OG Kush Strain | New Updated Review

OG Kush Strain Review OG Kush is a very popular indica-dominant hybrid marijuana strain. It typically takes just over 50 days to flower, and typically has > 20% THC content with almost no CBD. Effects from consuming OG Kush leaves the patient feeling happy, euphoric, and relaxed. Whether you’re a connoisseur, a novice, or entirely …

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Self-Directed Medical Cannabis Use for the Treatment of Chronic Pain

A comprehensive analysis of self-reported patient data regarding the use of cannabis to mitigate exacerbations of chronic pain displays patterns that are potentially foretelling in regards to future management of this condition. A Brief Overview of Chronic Pain A somewhat nebulous term in itself, the diagnosis and subsequent management of ‘chronic pain’ has too been …

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Meta-Analysis of Study Suggests Positive Correlation in Epilepsy Treatment with Cannabinoids

A series of new studies suggests the possible benefit of cannabinoids in the treatment of those with epilepsy. A Quick Into to Epilepsy Epilepsy is a general term that falls under the category of seizure disorders, which are disorders that affect the electrical activity of the brain. Neurons, which transmit electrical signals to different areas …

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18 Interesting Facts About CBD

CBD is one of the naturally occurring compounds found in the Cannabis plant. It accounts for up to 40% of the plants’ extract. Alongside Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the two compounds are among the most studied compounds found in the cannabis plant. Yes, THC is the psychoactive substance, meaning it causes the high associated with cannabis. Many …

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