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Mounting evidence shows cannabinoids in marijuana slow cancer growth, inhibit formation of new blood cells that feed a tumor, and help manage pain, fatigue, nausea, and other side effects. Marijuana Fights Cancer and Helps Manage Side Effects, Researchers Find Mounting evidence shows ‘cannabinoids’ in marijuana slow cancer growth, inhibit formation of new blood cells that feed […]
What is CBD? CBD, or cannabidiol, is one of many cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant. It can be extracted and turned into oils, gummies, and a multibillion-dollar industry. How does CBD work? While THC makes you feel high, CBD targets receptors in your body that make you feel self-satisfied and smug. You’ll recognize the […]
  With a rising demand for natural medicines, cannabis compounds, like CBD and THC, are becoming increasingly popular due to their wide range of health benefits. While the close relationship between the two compounds may lead some to assume that both have the same impact on the body, a comparison between the molecular structure of […]
Any form of cannabis, whether it be CBD or THC, as a treatment for cancer is a controversial topic in the world media. There are many success stories and much anecdotal evidence, but the lack of clinical research makes it very difficult for cannabis to be accepted as a medically valid form of cancer treatment. […]
How can CBD oil help with insomnia? Here are a few of the benefits because sometimes counting sheep can only get you so far Insomnia is no joke. Tossing in bed from one position to the next—left side, belly, right side, back to belly again—is enough to drive a person mad. For anyone suffering from […]
It doesn’t get you high, but it’s causing quite a buzz among medical scientists and patients The past year has seen a surge of interest in marijuana’s CBD, a non-intoxicating cannabis compound with significant therapeutic properties. Numerous commercial start-ups and internet retailers have jumped on the CBD bandwagon, touting CBD derived from industrial hemp as the next big thing, a […]
CBD products are a best seller at Wicked Chronic in Natick. A variety of tinctures, oils, vaping cartridges, edible candies, and dog treats take up the front corner of the store. “CBD is cannabidiol. It’s the second most prevalent chemical found in hemp, cannabis, marijuana,” explained store owner Robert Barish. CBD is not an hallucinogenic. […]
The 2018 Farm Bill separated hemp from the legal definition of marijuana. Non-psychoactive cannabidiol (“CBD”) can be derived from hemp. CBD is seen as a highly marketable product with possible medical benefits. A non-psychoactive cannabis compound more commonly known as CBD is “poised to flourish” thanks to the 2018 Farm Bill, signed into law by […]