Using Cannabis Oil on Your Skin

“Abundant distribution of cannabinoid receptors on skin nerve fibers and mast cells provides implications for an anti-inflammatory, anti-nociceptive action of cannabinoid receptor agonists.” (source) “It seems that the main physiological function of the cutaneous ECS is to constitutively control the proper and well-balanced proliferation, differentiation and survival, as well as immune competence and/or tolerance, of skin cells.” (source) Continue reading Using Cannabis Oil on Your Skin

The Best Strains of Marijuana For Pain Relief

Both of the most common compounds in marijuana ease pain. Believe it or not, research is showing that marijuana may interact with your pain-signaling cells. Both THC and CBD are strong anti-inflammatories. They also interact with other pain systems in your body. Continue reading The Best Strains of Marijuana For Pain Relief

Here’s What Happens If You Smoke Cannabis For A Year to Relieve Chronic Pain

After the one-year study, patients reported a significant reduction of discomfort and an increased quality of life in (aka, they were a lot happier because they weren’t in as much pain, prior to the cannabis use), when compared to the control group. Continue reading Here’s What Happens If You Smoke Cannabis For A Year to Relieve Chronic Pain

Cannabis, Spinal Cord and other Back issues

Many more people are becoming aware of cannabis’ painkilling superpowers, but why it works so well is a story largely left untold. Research has helped piece together an understanding, but despite crystal clear results, development of cannabinoid-based medications for spinal cord injuries remains halted at the political gate. Continue reading Cannabis, Spinal Cord and other Back issues

WHAT CANNABIS DOES TO YOUR MIND & BODY DEPENDING ON HOW YOU INGEST IT

Contrary to popular belief, smoking cannabis does not assist a great deal in treating disease within the body, as therapeutic levels cannot be reached through smoking. advertisement – learn more To get the best benefit from this miraculous plant, you should either eat it or take cannabis oil. Smoking also alters the plant molecules; when cannabis is heated and burned, it changes the chemical structure … Continue reading WHAT CANNABIS DOES TO YOUR MIND & BODY DEPENDING ON HOW YOU INGEST IT

Cannabidiol inhibits lung cancer cells

Cannabidiol inhibits lung cancer cell invasion and metastasis via intercellular adhesion molecule-1. Ramer R1, Bublitz K, Freimuth N, Merkord J, Rohde H, Haustein M, Borchert P, Schmuhl E, Linnebacher M, Hinz B. Author information Abstract Cannabinoids inhibit cancer cell invasion via increasing tissue inhibitor of matrix metalloproteinases-1 (TIMP-1). This study investigates the role of intercellular adhesion molecule-1 (ICAM-1) within this action. In the lung cancer … Continue reading Cannabidiol inhibits lung cancer cells

EFFECTS OF MARIJUANA ON THE BODY

18 EFFECTS OF MARIJUANA ON THE BODY When you smoke marijuana, there’s an almost immediate effect on your brain, sense of perception, and heart rate. There may be long-term effects as well. Lung Irritation Bronchitis Accelerated Heartbeat A Dose of Dopamine Impaired Judgment Glaucoma Relief Pain Relief Burning Mouth Settled Stomach Phlegmy Cough In the Bloodstream Red Eyes Memory Problems Slowed Reaction Time Trouble for … Continue reading EFFECTS OF MARIJUANA ON THE BODY