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spices that interact with the endocannabinoid system

I’m Just Mad About Saffron

The health benefits of many common kitchen spices are mediated by the same cannabinoid receptors in the brain and body that cannabis activates.
Posted: 1 year 3 weeks ago
Bob Dylan Beatles Marijuana

When Bob Dylan Turned the Beatles On To Marijuana

On August 28th, 1964, Bob Dylan introduced the Beatles to cannabis for their first time. And the rest is more than just rock 'n' roll history.
Posted: 1 year 4 weeks ago
Ethan Russo Endocannabinoid deficiency

Clinical Endocannabinoid Deficiency Reconsidered

Dr. Ethan Russo examines recent science on migraine, fibromyalgia, irritable bowel and other treatment-resistant syndromes that may respond to cannabinoid therapies.
Posted: 1 year 1 month ago
Dustin Sulak medical cannabis can help the opioid crisis

America’s Opiate Crisis: How Medical Cannabis Can Help

Dr. Dustin Sulak on a neglected treatment option for opioid addiction: medical marijuana.
Posted: 1 year 1 month ago
Why pharmaceutical companies opposed marijuana legalization

One Striking Chart Shows Why Pharma Companies are Fighting Legal Marijuana

A recent study finds that painkiller abuse and overdose are lower in states with medical marijuana laws on the books.
Posted: 1 year 2 months ago
Cannabis medicine is rooted in science

Cannabis as Medicine Has Strong Roots in Science

Neuroscientist Greg Gerdeman, PhD challenges health professionals and researchers to study cannabis science and therapeutics.
Posted: 1 year 2 months ago
CBD User's Manual: A Beginner's Guide to Cannabis Therapeutics

CBD User’s Manual

Project CBD has created a beginner’s guide for cannabidiol & cannabis therapeutics to address key questions of CBD users.
Posted: 1 year 2 months ago
ICRS Bukovina Cannabinoid Science

ICRS 2016: Report from Bukovina

The 2016 meeting of the International Cannabinoid Research Society focused on the latest research in cannabinoid studies and the endocannabinoid system.
Posted: 1 year 2 months ago
Ethan Russo endocannabinoid deficiency

Dr. Ethan Russo: CBD & Clinical Endocannabinoid Deficiency

Our video series Cannabis Conversations interviews Dr. Ethan Russo on clinical endocannabinoid deficiency and ways to target the endocannabinoid system for therapeutic benefit.
Posted: 1 year 3 months ago
Cannabis use and not flossing

Chronic Marijuana Use is About as Bad for Your Health as Not Flossing

Long-term marijuana use is not associated with a raft of physical health problems, according to a new study, with one surprising exception: gum disease.
Posted: 1 year 3 months ago