Your Brain On Marijuana What does marijuana actually do to your brain and body? This video from ASAP Science explains how marijuana acts on our brains shortly after smoking or ingesting it. Cannabis contains at least 60 types of cannabinoids, chemical compounds that act on receptors throughout our brain. THC, or Tetrahydrocannabinol, ...
April 1, 2015Daily Dose
The Molecules Found In Pot Kill Breast And Lung Cancers In Lab Tests National Cancer Institute says marijuana fights cancer. Last year, the National Cancer Institute — “the U.S. government’s principal agency for cancer research” — created a stir by publishing the truth: the molecules found in pot kill breast and ...
March 26, 2015Daily Dose
States around the country — more than 23 in total — have legalized medical marijuana. 23 Fantastic health benefits of medical marijuana. Experts have been changing their minds too — recently, CNN's chief medical correspondent Sanjay Gupta reversed his opinion on medical marijuana. Many people agree with Gupta's new stance, and believe ...
March 21, 2015Daily Dose
For more than a decade, researchers at the USC School of Medicine have been studying the active ingredient in marijuana and its effect on various autoimmune diseases.
March 11, 2015Daily Dose
Study demonstrates that activation of cannabinoid CB2 receptors suppresses chronic pain Study says medical marijuana suppresses chronic pain. Findings from a new study in Biological Psychiatry. Medical marijuana is proliferating across the country due to the ability of cannabis ingestion to treat important clinical problems such as chronic pain. However, negative side ...
March 5, 2015Daily Dose
Concrete Reasons Why Marijuana is Medicine Five concrete benefits of cannabis as A medicine. The concept of medical cannabis is not new. The ancient physicians prescribed it for pain relief, digestive problems and psychological disorders, among other conditions. Cannabis sativa is the plant from which the dried leaves, flowers, stems, and seeds ...
March 3, 2015Daily Dose
New Study Has Indicated The Drug Could Be A Viable Form Of Treatment Marijuana For Depression: New Study Reveals Cannabis As Viable Treatment. Huffington Post reports that neuroscientists from the University of Buffalo’s Research Institute on Addictions found that “endocannabinoids — chemical compounds in the brain that activate the same receptors as ...
March 3, 2015Daily Dose
This game-changing movie presents the most comprehensive synopsis to date of the real science surrounding the world's most controversial plant. Medical Cannabis and Its Impact on Human Health. In this myth shattering, information packed documentary, learn from physicians and leading researchers about medicinal cannabis and its demonstrated effects on human health. Topics ...
February 26, 2015Daily Dose
The active molecules in cannabis, another study has revealed there potential. Marijuana kills brain cancer, study confirms. Scientists using an extract of whole-plant marijuana rich in pot’s main psychoactive ingredient THC as well as cannabidiol (CBD) showed “dramatic reductions in tumor volumes” of a type of brain cancer. “High-grade glioma is one ...
February 24, 2015Daily Dose