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Nishi Whiteley Cannabinoids & Oxidation

Cannabinoids and Oxidation

In the same way that paint protects metal from rusting or lemon juice protects apples from turning brown, cannabinoids protect our cells from oxidation.
Posted: 11 months 4 weeks ago
medical marijuana patient survey for age related pain

Patient Survey: Cannabis in the Treatment of Age-Related Pain

A patient survey collaboration between Care by Design and Project CBD demonstrated that cannabis appears to be an effective pain management tool with few negative side effects. The study also found that a significant decrease in opiate usage among elderly patients while taking medical cannabis.
Posted: 1 year 2 weeks ago
data distortions in cannabis research

Data Distortion

Misinformation can masquerade as science, especially when it comes to cannabis. Adrian Devitt-Lee highlights how analysis can be skewed for a variety of factors and gives insight on how to spot faulty research data.
Posted: 1 year 1 month ago
why does the plant produce cannabinoids

Ask Project CBD: Cannabinoid Production

We answer a question from a reader about the evolutionary reason that Cannabis produces its cannabinoid compounds.
Posted: 1 year 1 month ago
Kratom, cannabis and opiates

Is Kratom the CBD of Opioids?

Kratom is an unique medicinal herb with pain relieving properties that function as an opiate substitute. So why is the FDA and the DEA trying to block people's access to it by making it a Schedule 1 drug?
Posted: 1 year 1 month ago
Ethan Russo Cannabis pesticides and safety issues

Current Therapeutic Cannabis Controversies and Clinical Trial Design Issues

A review article by Dr. Ethan Russo on current cannabis controversies, including new data on pesticide contamination in the legal cannabis market in Washington State.
Posted: 1 year 2 months ago
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 2 months 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 2 months 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 3 months 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 3 months ago