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A study led by scientists in Spain indicates that the endocannabinoid system plays an important role in the treatment of HER2-positive cancer.
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Doctors in the UK recently reported the case of an elderly man who’s lung cancer responded to CBD.
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An “orphan receptor” is the term for a receptor in the body whose natural activator is not known.
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Doctors in California recently presented case reports from five cancer patients who could manage their symptoms by ingesting pure THC.
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The study also provides support for using CBD as a first-line treatment for epilepsy, rather than a last resort.
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Study highlights a significant medical value of THC.
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The data didn’t support the notion that teens using cannabis causes any changes in the developing brain.
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Adenomyosis is a menstrual complication that causes heavier bleeding and pain during a woman’s period. About one in five women suffer from it.
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Preclinical studies are supposed to provide precise, controllable, and translational models for human diseases. That's not always the case.
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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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