Latest Cannabinoids Stories

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)

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

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.

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).

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

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.

2012-07-20 23:01:59

Following analysis by an independent laboratory, all of Code Black’s herbal incense blends have tested negative for the soon-to-be

Discovery Of Cannabis 'Pharma Factory'
2012-07-17 18:27:35

Researchers at the University of Saskatchewan have identified the chemical pipeline used by Cannabis sativa to create its signature psychoactive cannabinoids, such as delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol or THC, according to their report published this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science.

2012-07-10 09:24:19

Cannabis seems to have many different allures. Scientists recently revealed that they found two compounds from cannabis leaves that could up the total energy that the body burns.

Researchers Develop Marijuana Without The High
2012-07-04 06:00:36

Scientists from Israel recently revealed that they have been able to develop marijuana that can lessen the symptoms of certain illnesses without getting the patients high.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.