Latest Cannabinoids Stories

2013-04-30 23:04:26

A dramatic genetic finding about autism and cannabinoids leads this month´s news, followed by spotlighting three cannabinoid activists for furthering science and a brief look at the US Supreme Court´s 1.3 grams of cannabis and deportation ruling. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 30, 2013 A dramatic genetic finding about autism and cannabinoids leads this month´s news from Publius, the pen name for the authors of The Cannabis Papers: A citizen´s guide to cannabinoids (2011)....

2013-03-14 23:02:33

There are many misconceptions surrounding K2 products, a drug that mocks the high of marijuana. ARCpoint Labs wants the public to know that regardless of legality, the drug can now be traced in drug tests. Irving, TX (PRWEB) March 14, 2013 ARCpoint Labs, a testing facility in Irving, TX offers new information regarding K2 products, a drug that originates from a spice concoction. K2 has been known for some time as a legal form of marijuana. The main drawback for most people looking to get...

2013-01-21 23:02:25

MedMar Healing Center, a medical marijuana dispensary located in downtown San Jose, is conducting a research study on the effects of Cannabidiol (CBD). (PRWEB) January 21, 2013 MedMar Healing Center is working with people with a range of ailments to take part in research to study the affects of cannabidiol, which is found in cannabis, on specific chronic diseases. The study involves those with such ailments as muscular sclerosis, cancer, neuropathy, kidney disease, seizures, debilitating...

When Good Resolutions Go Bad, Look For More Than Endorphins
2013-01-05 06:21:43

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A research team from Inserm has published a new study in the journal Biological Psychology detailing the key role played by a protein, the CB1 cannabinoid receptor, during physical exercise. The team demonstrated, in studies conducted on mice, the location of this receptor - in a part of the brain associated with motivation and reward systems - controls the amount of time for which an individual will carry out voluntary physical...

2012-08-17 23:02:42

In June the National Cancer Institute added text to its online resource "Cannabis and Cannabinoids" highlighting the role of herbal cannabinoids in killing cancer cells (apoptosis). Authors of The Cannabis Papers: a citizen's guide to cannabinoids, cite the 2003 US Cannabinoid Patent and 37 years of US evidence showing how the Cannabinoid System kills cancer. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 17, 2012 In June the National Cancer Institute added text to its online resource "Cannabis and...

Stronger, Synthetic Marijuana Dangerous During Early Pregnancy
2012-08-16 06:31:18

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Marijuana is changing and the new dangers that it poses are changing as well. Today, marijuana is up to 20 percent more potent than it was 40 years ago. Pregnant women who use the drug are unaware that it could harm their unborn child before they even know they are pregnant. Published in the journal Drug Testing and Analysis, a new study argues that the idea that marijuana is a harmless drug is no longer valid due to the emergence of...

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