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Does CBD Reduce Anxiety And Improve Cognitive Performance?

Boston, MA: Patients with moderate-to-severe anxiety experience symptom improvements and better cognitive performance following the daily administration of full spectrum CBD extracts, according to open-label trial data published in the journal Communications Medicine. A team of investigators affiliated with Harvard Medical School assessed the safety and efficacy of CBD extracts in a cohort of anxiety patients over a four-week period. Trial participants consumed oral …

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Does Cannabis Use Boost Physical Activity In HIV Patients?

Providence, RI: Cannabis use is associated with greater levels of physical activity in HIV+ positive patients, according to data published in the journal AIDS Care. A team of researchers from Brown University in Rhode Island and Boston University’s School of Public Health assessed the relationship between self-reported substance use and exercise engagement in a cohort of HIV+ patients. Investigators reported that those who reported …

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Does Aroma Play A Role In Cannabis Consumer Purchasing Decisions?

HILLSBORO, ORE. (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 16, 2022 In a new study published in the journal Psychoactives, some of the most influential minds in the industry today are breaking down the current understanding of what makes a “quality” cannabis experience. And to do so, they’ve done something even more groundbreaking: they’ve asked the consumer. The study is the result of years of work …

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Does Inhaled Cannabis Reduce Pain And Anxiety?

London, United Kingdom: The sustained vaporization of THC-dominant cannabis flowers improves health-related quality of life measurements in patients suffering from chronic pain and anxiety-related disorders, according to observational data published in the journal Biomedicines. A team of British and Spanish investigators assessed cannabis’ efficacy in a cohort of 451 British patients authorized to consume cannabis flowers for treatment-resistant pain and/or anxiety. Patients in the …

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What Role Does CBD Play In Managing Opioid Withdrawal Symptoms?

New York, NY: The use of CBD can mitigate various symptoms associated with opioid withdrawal and it should be considered as an adjunctive treatment for patients, according to a review of the relevant literature published in the journal Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research. Researchers affiliated with the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai identified 41 clinical studies evaluating the use of CBD for symptoms …

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Do CBD-Dominant Extracts Effectively Manage Symptoms In Autistic Patient?

Toronto, Canada: The twice-daily administration of plant-derived CBD-dominant extracts is “an effective treatment for managing symptoms associated with autism,” according to a case report published in the journal Cureus. A team of Canadian investigators documented the treatment of a nine-year old patient diagnosed with nonverbal autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The patient received twice-daily dosing of a high-CBD/low-THC extract oil. Researchers reported, “The child patient …

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How Fast Will The Cannabis Testing Market Grow Between Now And 2028?

New York, Nov. 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — According to The Insight Partners new research study titled “Cannabis Testing Market Size, Share, Growth and Forecast to 2028 – COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis – by Product, Type, End User, Portability, and Geography,” the global cannabis testing market was valued at USD 1.5 billion in 2021 and is projected to reach USD …

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Does Stirling CBD Support Further Research Into The Human Endocannabinoid System?

CARY, N.C., Nov. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Despite the proliferation of CBD products in the marketplace, the endocannabinoid system (ECS) is still an emerging field. Research shows how it controls and regulates many of the body’s most critical functions: emotional processing, inflammatory and immune responses, learning and memory, pain and temperature control, and sleep, and it is at the center of …

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Does Inhaling Cannabis Help Treat Chronic Low Back Pain?

Haifa, Israel: The inhalation of THC-dominant cannabis flower long-term safely mitigates symptoms of chronic lower back pain in a manner that is more effective than the use of CBD-dominant extracts, according to observational trial data published in the Israeli journal Rambam Maimonides. Israeli researchers assessed the safety and efficacy of THC-dominant flowers and CBD-dominant sublingual extracts in a cohort of patients with low back pain. Study …

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Is Cannabis Use Inversely Associated With Hypertension In HCV Patients?

Marseille, France: HCV (Hepatitis C virus)-infected patients who consume cannabis are less likely than non-users to suffer from either hypertension or other metabolic disorders, according to data published in the Journal of Clinical Medicine. French researchers assessed the relationship between current and/or lifetime cannabis use and metabolic disorders in a cohort of 6,364 subjects infected with HCV. Investigators reported, “Former and current cannabis use …