Cannabinoids can modulate many physiological systems in the human brain and body. Cannabis contains more than one hundred cannabinoids, with cannabidiol (CBD) being among them. Cannabidiol is a naturally-occurring cannabinoid found in cannabis and comprises up to forty percent of the plant. It offers a non-toxic form of therapy and is an effective anti inflammatory.
State House Bill 2445 allows farmers in Tennessee to legally grow industrial hemp after a decades-long ban, but as comes with many laws, there are strings attached. A hearing this past Tuesday by the Tennessee Agriculture Department discussed rules they hope to implement before farmers plant this spring. Such rules include licenses required by all
A recent study at St. George’s University of London found that a combination of CBD and THC paired with radiation therapy drastically reduced brain tumors in mice. The study, published in Molecular Cancer Therapeutics, looked at three groups of mice with glioma. Glioma is an aggressive cancer with a very low long-term survival rate. Current