Latest Cannabinoids Stories

2014-01-31 23:00:31

In the 2011 essay, “The thrifty ways of nature,” Publius, pen name for The Cannabis Papers: A citizen’s guide to cannabinoids, noted a biological pattern--cannabinoid modulation is thrifty. Using one’s cannabinoid system to manage pain, anxiety and fear during the Super Bowl is not only wise… it’s nature’s (thrifty) way. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 “Super Bowl Sunday will be a test for players and fans alike,” opened Bryan W. Brickner, part of Publius and The...

2014-01-27 23:24:39

Cervical cancer awareness and one’s cannabinoid system are the focus of this month’s health update from Publius of The Cannabis Papers: A citizen’s guide to cannabinoids (2011). January's highlighted message is the ability of one’s cannabinoid system, using the endocannabinoid anandamide, to induce apoptosis ~ programmed cancer cell death. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 With the new year upon us, the authors of The Cannabis Papers: A citizen’s guide to cannabinoids...

French Team Pinpoints Natural Defense Against Cannabis Intoxication
2014-01-03 06:16:41

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online New research published in Friday’s edition of the journal Science reveals that the brain produces a molecule that has been found to defend against the harmful effects of cannabis in animals. In the study, experts from the French Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM) found that the molecule pregnenolone prevents THC – the primary active ingredient in marijuana – from fully activating the CB1 brain receptor. When...

2013-12-31 23:22:55

In a new post on The Compassion Chronicles, “Cannabinoids, Illinois’ Adams and Discovering Cannabidiol,” author Bryan W. Brickner celebrates the work of chemist Roger Adams of the University of Illinois (Champaign-Urbana), his 1940 discovery of the herbal cannabinoid Cannabidiol, as well as Illinois’ Medical Cannabis Pilot Program beginning January 1. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 “Roger Adams is associated with the University of Illinois and its heritage,” noted Bryan...

2013-12-17 23:28:55

In the 2011 chapter, “Sporting Cannabinoids,” the authors of The Cannabis Papers noted how exercise is cannabinoid dependent. New research describes how the memory improvements associated with exercise are due to activation of our cannabinoid system and its CB1 receptor. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) December 17, 2013 “Exercise enhances memory,” opened Bryan W. Brickner, part of Publius, the pen name used for The Cannabis Papers: A citizen’s guide to cannabinoids (2011), “and how it...

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