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Metabolic Syndrome and Cannabinoids
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Metabolic Syndrome and Cannabinoids

Metabolic Syndrome and Cannabinoids So, what exactly is metabolic syndrome? According to The American Heart Association, “it’s a serious health condition that affects about 23 percent of adults and places them at higher risk for cardiovascular disease, diabetes, stroke, and diseases related to fatty buildups in artery walls.” With approximately 252,063,800 individuals over the age of...

Can Cannabinoids Treat Anorexia?
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Can Cannabinoids Treat Anorexia?

It is common knowledge that ingesting cannabis can cause “the munchies.” A lot of research has been done on the effects of cannabis on cachexia (malnutrition) associated with HIV/AIDS and cancer. Not much research has been done on its effects on anorexia nervosa, specifically. But if hemp-derived cannabinoids can stimulate appetite and make eating pleasurable...