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Cannabinoids and Depression
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Cannabinoids and Depression

Researchers Believe Cannabinoids May Be the Key to Controlling Depression There is currently a lot of interests in how cannabinoids can affect mood disorders. Humans have used cannabis since ancient times to treat mood and physical health conditions. While there is a wealth of anecdotal evidence to suggest that marijuana and industrial hemp-derived cannabinoids can...

The Effects of Cannabinoids on Restless Leg Syndrome
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The Effects of Cannabinoids on Restless Leg Syndrome

The Effects of Cannabinoids on Restless Leg Syndrome According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, restless leg syndrome affects between 7 and 10 percent of the U.S. population. Though the disorder affects both genders, it is more prevalent in women. Also known as Willis-Ekbom Disease, restless leg syndrome causes a lot of...

Treat & Prevent Osteoporosis with CBD
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Treat & Prevent Osteoporosis with CBD

Cannabinoids Can Treat & Prevent Osteoporosis Osteoporosis is a term that describes the porous nature of bones. It is linked to the aging process. It is a disorder characterized by loss of bone mass and the mineral content of bones, making it susceptible to fractures. Some studies have been done on the therapeutic effects of...

Alcohol and Liver Disease: Can CBD Help?
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Alcohol and Liver Disease: Can CBD Help?

Can Cannabinoids Help Alcohol-Related Liver Disease Too? We do hear a lot about the effect of cannabis on the body, and the brain specifically. However, only in rare circumstances do we consider its effects when combined with other drugs including alcohol. Investigating the effects of alcohol or cannabis on its own is valuable; however, this...

History of Hemp: 80 Years of Purgatory
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History of Hemp: 80 Years of Purgatory

More Than 80 Years Of Purgatory: Why The Industrial Hemp Solution Is Still Suppressed So what has the history of hemp entailed thus far? For the most part, Americans remain uninformed about industrial hemp, despite the fact that it once flourished as a crop in the U.S. They often are unaware that industrial hemp cannot...

Health Benefits of Cannabis Compound: CBDA
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Health Benefits of Cannabis Compound: CBDA

The Interesting Case of Cannabidiolic Acid What is Cannabidiolic Acid? Cannabidiolic acid (CBDA) is a chemical compound present in the trichomes (hair-like appendages) of raw cannabis plants. Raw in this context refers to uncured or unheated flowers and leaves that are trimmed directly from the plant. Cannabidiolic acid serves as the precursor to the already...

Epilepsy and Cannabis: A Curing Correlation?
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Epilepsy and Cannabis: A Curing Correlation?

Cannabinoids Have Undeniably Saved The Lives Of Patients Suffering From Epilepsy The topic of epilepsy and cannabis is still touchy, especially when children are brought into the picture. Some medical professionals and government officials are still not on board with giving cannabidiol (CBD) to children with intractable epilepsy—epilepsy that cannot be treated with medicine or...

Opioid Use and Addiction: Are Cannabinoids the Answer?
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Opioid Use and Addiction: Are Cannabinoids the Answer?

Signs of Addiction Opioid use and addiction to substances are a major world health problem. Aside from the fact that some people may be genetically predisposed to some kinds of addictions, the drugs themselves may have addictive properties due to how they alter body chemistry. However, signs of opioid use and addiction to substances can...

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...

Your Go-To Nausea Remedy | CBD
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Your Go-To Nausea Remedy | CBD

Can Cannabinoids Treat or Prevent Nausea? Nausea is an uneasy and discomforting sensation in the abdomen. It is usually associated with the urge to vomit. So many factors may contribute to nausea ranging from very mild cases to severe illnesses. Research shows that cannabinoids can be an effective nausea remedy. Cannabinoids effectively treat nausea once...