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  1. Ron Strider

    Why Marijuana Compounds Could Eventually Replace Anti-Anxiety Meds

    Research into the potential medical uses of marijuana compounds continues apace. Among the most recent, a study delved into why marijuana is an effective stress reducer. While not conclusive on their own, the results contribute to a longer-term possibility — that marijuana compounds may turn out...
  2. Ron Strider

    Terpenes: How The Synergy Of Compounds In Cannabis Creates The Entourage Effect

    In the second of our three-part series, we discuss whole plant medicine and share three additional terpenes that are common in cannabis You know that delicious, skunky aroma you get every time you crack open a jar of cannabis? That's thanks to important compounds in the plant called terpenes...
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    Supercritical Chromatography And Chemometrics Capture Cannabis Compounds

    Cannabis analysis remains difficult Cannabis, both in the form of buds and leaves and a resin from the plant's hair-like trichomes, is an extremely common illegal drug. The main psychoactive component is Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol, or Δ9-THC, while the non-psychoactive cannabidiol, CBD, can also...
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    Marijuana Compounds Show Promise In Treatment Of Cardiac Disease

    A Nevada company is hoping to develop new medicines for heart failure using compounds in marijuana and a novel therapy identified by a University of Hawaiʻi researcher. Alexander Stokes, assistant research professor in the Department of Cell and Molecular Biology at the John A. Burns School...
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    Cannabis Compounds Could Treat Alzheimer's By Removing Plaque-Forming Proteins

    The research has been welcomed as providing potential clues for how Alzheimer's could be treated therapeutically and a manuscript of the preliminary findings have been published in the journal Aging and Mechanisms of the Disease. The scientists, from the Salk Institute in California, have...
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    Cannabis Compounds Could Treat Alzheimer's By Removing Plaque-Forming Proteins

    The research has been welcomed as providing potential clues for how Alzheimer's could be treated therapeutically and a manuscript of the preliminary findings have been published in the journal Aging and Mechanisms of the Disease. The scientists, from the Salk Institute in California, have...