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  • Public Access (Free) Cannabinoid Research Articles from 2013
    Public Access (Free) Cannabinoid Research Articles from 2013
    Science is expensive, and it's hard to think about spending $40.00 (or more) on a few pages of basic research from a peer reviewed journal. Many publishers are aware of this significant hurdle to information, and a few offer the articles to...
  • PLOSone: THC Prevents MDMA Neurotoxicity in Mice
    Cannabinoids May Help Prevent MDMA induced brain damage
    Dr. Clara Tourino, Dr. Andreas Zimmer, and Dr. Olga Valverde published a provocative article demonstrating that THC can protect against MDMA (ecstasy) induced brain damage. The authors note that the negative effects of long term MDMA use arise...
  • Medical marijuana: myth or fact?
    Medical marijuana: myth or fact?
    Medical Marijuana myths and facts should be examined by all interested in health. Preconceived ideas regarding marijuana, along with pharnmaceutical companies advertising, have hidden the value of this remarkable plant.Alternative health has...
  • New Cannabinoid Drugs are Being Designed to Stay Out of the Brain
    New Cannabinoid Drugs are Being Designed to Stay Out of the Brain
    Researchers are trying to develop new THC-like drugs that can treat diseases without crossing the blood brain barrier or affecting the brain. This could create a drug with the medicinal benefits of Cannabis compounds but without the side effects....
  • Scientists Meet to Discuss Cannabinoids and Stem Cells
    Scientists Meet to Discuss Cannabinoids and Stem Cells
    The Cannabinoid Discussion Group met at Temple University on Tuesday February 15th, to discuss the role of the Cannabinoid Type 2 (CB2) receptor in stem cells. A recent article published in the Blood journal highlights the ability of cannabinoids...
  • Cannabis impact on MS and over-all health issues (videos)
    Cannabis impact on MS and over-all health issues (videos)
    An article written by Joey Holleman for South Carolina’s newspaper, The State, tells of a published study done by USC researcher Prakash Nagarkatti regarding marijuana and it’s over all health impact on people.Nagarkatti is an...
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    Medical marijuana aka Sativex now available in UK
    Sativexspray GWPharma image library Reuters reports that GW Pharmaceuticals Plc's (GWP.L) cannabis-derived medicine Sativex has been approved in Britain for treating spasticity in patients with multiple sclerosis, in a landmark decision for the...
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    Biden used the F word
    President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden react to cheers as they arrive in the East Room of the White House in Washington,Tuesday, March 23, 2010, for the signing ceremony for the health care bill. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)Was...