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Clinical Trials of Cannabinoids – 2Q 2017 Report

Roundup of clinical trials of cannabis and cannabinoids. In this update: epilepsy, HIV neuropathic pain, hospice care, CBD drug...

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Alzheimer’s Disease – How Cannabinoids Could Slow Progression

Here is how cannabinoids like THC and CBD could slow the progression of Alzheimer’s Disease. The next step: a clinical trial....

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Treatment of Alzheimer’s Symptoms with THC

Agitation, sleep disturbances, and other neuropsychiatric symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease are challenging to treat. Could THC play a...

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Clinical Trials of Cannabinoids – 1Q 2017 Report

Roundup of clinical trials of cannabis and cannabinoids. In this update: autism, PTSD, epilepsy, COPD, postoperative pain, and spasticity....

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Cannabis Overconsumption – Current and Future Treatments

What are currently the best ways to treat cannabis overconsumption symptoms such as anxiety? New research may lead to better options to...

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Finding the Right Balance of Opioid and Cannabinoid Research

Pain research has always focused on opioids over cannabinoids. I analyzed trends in scientific publications to find out by just how much....

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What Is NIH Funding of Therapeutic Cannabinoid Research Really For?

The NIH claims that 19% of its funding of cannabinoid research is to study therapeutic properties of cannabinoids. That is already low, but...

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Trends in Clinical Trials of Medical Cannabis

I analyzed clinical trials of cannabis from the federal clinicaltrials.gov database, which revealed trends important for the future of...

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Cannabis Can Paradoxically Worsen Pain

Many people think of cannabis as a way to alleviate pain. After my friend was in a bike accident, she took cannabis edibles to escape the...

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