Prion diseases are a family of rare progressive neurodegenerative disorders. Symptoms include rapidly developing dimension, difficulty walking, muscle stiffness or jerking, confusion, fatigue, difficulty speaking, and hallucinations. Mad Cow Disease is a type of prion disease.
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Science abstracts on CBD and Prion Disease
- Nonpsychoactive CBD prevents prion accumulation and protects neurons against prion toxicity
- Cannabidiol: A prion therapy for mice?
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