Study: THC May Prevent Organs From Being Rejected During Transplants

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Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), one of the primary compounds found in the cannabis plant, may prevent the rejection of organs during a transplant, according to a study published in this month’s issue of the Journal of Leukocyte Biology.

“We are excited to demonstrate for the first time that cannabinoid receptors play an important role in...

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THC Pills: A New Rx For Chest Pain?

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 A new study suggests a pharmaceutical version of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) may be an effective treatment for non-cardiac chest pain. About 23% of the adult population,...

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NORML Blog: Latest Studies Largely Fail To Support Past Claims About Marijuana And Brain Health

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Two new studies published online last week in JAMA Psychiatry provide little support for previous claims that cannabis exposure is significantly harmful to the developing brain....

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A widely unpublicized study: Hemp Seeds Can Treat and Prevent High Blood Pressure

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A widely unpublicized study published in the European Journal of Nutrition shows that hemp seeds may not only treat hypertension (high blood pressure), they may have the ability to prevent it as well.

“This work determined the ability of hemp seed meal protein hydrolysate (HMH)-containing diets to attenuate elevated blood pressure...

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