Heart Disease

Heart Disease

Cardiovascular disease typically refers to narrowed or blocked blood vessels. Other heart conditions can affect the heart’s muscle, valves or rhythm. Symptoms may include fatigue, shortness of breath, irregular heartbeat, swollen feet or ankles, fainting, or chest pain.

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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.
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Given the increasing prevalence of cannabis as a therapeutic, it’s important physicians and patients understand how cannabis interacts with commonly consumed pharmaceuticals.
Preventive medicine is a hot topic these days as everyone is looking for ways to stay healthy and avoid illness.
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Suffering from inflammation? Consider cannabis.
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High dose? Low dose? CBD? THC? Optimizing your medical use of cannabis may entail some experimentation.
7 ways CBD-rich cannabis can be used to prevent disease.
Dr. Paula Dall’Stella at ICRS conference in Montreal, June 2017
New findings highlight CBD’s therapeutic potential for cancer, epilepsy, Alzheimer’s, high blood pressure, and other disorders.
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New research on how the ECS impacts hunger, diet, digestion, and energy metabolism.
Evidence shows marijuana users are much less likely to develop metabolic syndrome, a significant risk factor for obesity, diabetes, and heart disease.
CBD may benefit cardiovascular disease
CBD has recently been shown to exert a tissue sparing effect during chronic myocardial ischaemia and reperfusion.

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Project CBD honors the huge contributions of women leaders in the burgeoning field of cannabinoid research.

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