Depression

Depression

Depression is a serious condition that can lead to a variety of emotional and physical problems and decrease one’s ability to function. Symptoms include fatigue, anxiety, irritability, restlessness, loss of enjoyment, appetite changes, changes in sleep patterns, and thoughts of suicide.
Thanks to myristicin and other mescaline-like molecules, nutmeg is hallucinogenic in large doses.
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.
CBD oil seems to be everywhere these days, despite its confusing legal status. But how much do we actually know about CBD?
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A new study indicates that activating CB1 may prolong the window during which hormone replacement therapy can reduce depression and improve worsening memory associated with menopause.
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It has been known for some time that CBD acutely increases endogenous cannabinoid levels.
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Endocannabinoid levels are often diminished in people with depression, and restoring cannabinoid tone with exercise seems promising.
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The placebo effect accounts for roughly half of the efficacy of opioids and antidepressants.
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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 they act through the endocannabinoid system.
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Saoirse O'Sullivan's group at University of Nottingham (UK) examined the effects of singing and dancing on endocannabinoid levels
Study highlights a significant medical value of THC.

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