Anxiety

Anxiety

Anxiety disorders are characterized by excessive nervousness, fear, apprehension, and worry that is out of proportion to the actual danger. OCD, PTSD, panic disorder and phobias are considered anxiety disorders.

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New discoveries reported at ICRS symposium highlight CBD's potential for treating anxiety, cancer, heart disease, substance abuse, brain injuries, and more.
In early 2019 Project CBD began collecting responses to a survey designed to figure out who is using CBD, how and why, what kinds of products they are consuming, and whether or not CBD is working for them.
The elderly are the fastest growing population of cannabis users. But how do hospice workers feel about their patients using cannabis?
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High doses of THC are hallucinogenic, and microdosing LSD is a lot like CBD. These mighty molecules can relieve human suffering and act through the endocannabinoid system.
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New research from Brazil examines how endocannabinoids, specifically anandamide, plays a role in panic-like reactions in mice.
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Traumatic brain injury (TBI) leads to numerous problems, including alcoholism and suicide.
The National Council for Aging Care gives cannabis a clean bill of health.
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CBD and LSD bind to the same serotonin receptor, which mediates psychedelic altered states but CBD has anti-psychotic properties and doesn't cause hallucinations.
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What role does the endocannabinoid system play in sleep? Can cannabis help you sleep better?
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How the plant's biphasic qualities allows users to equilibriate the nervous system.

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