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Can cannabinoids help people struggling with drug addiction?

In a 2015 review of Cannabidiol as an Intervention for Addictive Behaviours drug addiction was described as ‘a chronically relapsing disorder characterized by the compulsive desire to use drugs and a loss of control over consumption’.[1] The things most commonly associated with addiction are drugs, nicotine, alcohol and gambling, but really you can become addicted […]

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CBD as an antipsychotic

The World Health Organisation (WHO) estimates that there are around 51 million people worldwide who suffer from bipolar disorder, with almost the same amount suffering from schizophrenia. Antipsychotic medications that are currently available on the market to treat these types of conditions can have some very serious side effects, anything from dizziness and vomiting to […]

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Can Cannabidiol help reduce blood pressure?

As the blood pumps around the body it travels through the blood vessels and can do so with varying intensity. If blood circulates through the blood vessels at a high speed it can cause high blood pressure and even heart attacks and strokes. There are many factors or symptoms that cause blood pressure to fluctuate, […]

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Medical cannabis to treat anorexia nervosa

Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder that is characterised by excessive weight loss and an altered perception of the body. This disorder can lead to a lack of fluids, vitamins, proteins, minerals and other nutrients essential for the functioning of the body, which can be fatal. The current medical literature suggests that medical cannabis and […]

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What is anandamide?

Anandamide is an endocannabinoid belonging to the class of fatty acid amides [1]. The word “ananda” comes from the Sanskrit that means beatitude, since it produces happiness. Anandamide interacts with CB1 receptors in the nervous system and CB2 receptors in the peripheral nervous system. Also known as “the molecule of wonder”, it is a substance […]

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Everything that you need to know about cannabidiol

Cannabidiol otherwise known as CBD is one of the most well-known cannabinoids in the Cannabis Sativa L plant. Together with Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) it is one of the most active components, making up approximately 40% of the plant. CBD, like other cannabinoids is one of the components of the plant that gives it its therapeutic properties. […]

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