Posts by Dragana Komnenov PhD:

Immunotherapy and Cannabis May Be a Dangerous Mix for Cancer Patients
Cannabis suppresses the immune system, making it great medicine for many conditions. That’s just not...
So, Let’s Take A Look at This New Study That Says Recreational Cannabis Use Increases Stroke Risk
Multiple studies have shown that cannabis helps prevent and repair stroke, so what is this new repor...
Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, Huntington’s, and ALS Respond Well to Cannabis Therapy
Patients with neurodegenerative disease all have disturbances in the endocannabinoid system and cann...
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Can Cannabis Replace Risky Hormone Replacement Therapies (HRT) for Menopause?
Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) and Estrogen Replacement Therapy (ERT) come with risk. Menopause i...
Can Cannabis Help Make Organ Transplant Less Risky By Working the Immune System?
Transplant rejection is a devastating and life threatening scenario, but cannabis has all of the med...
CBG Builds Muscle – Helping Patients with Muscle Wasting and Even Body Builders
In the rat model, CBG was very successful in the increase of appetite, and in the activation of prot...
CBDV Reverses Neurological Symptoms in Mouse Model for Autism
CBDV is the latest extract to get the ‘go’ signal to move into phase 2 clinical trials. Researchers ...
Cannabis Inhaler Gives The Biggest And Longest Lasting THC Dose
When comparing smoked, vaped, and inhaler-delivered cannabis, the inhaler delivers the highest level...
Move Over CBD There’s a New Anti-Inflammatory, Anti-Cancer Cannabinoid in Town
Recently, medical literature has seen a significant rise in exploratory studies of cannabinoids othe...
The Latest In Cannabinoids for Eczema, Psoriasis, Dermatitis, and Skin Cancer
Cannabis is brimming with cannabinoids that will treat red and inflamed skin conditions, even those ...
Lowered Pain Tolerance From Opioid Use Does Not Happen With Cannabis
Lowered pain tolerance and the destructive cycle of chasing pain relief is a hallmark of opioids. Ca...
Gene Mutations That Increase Addiction Probability Apply to Cannabis Abuse
Any substance or activity can slip from enjoyable into addiction, but if you have these gene mutatio...
Can Lupus Be Treated With Cannabis?
Lupus is hard to treat, could regulation of the endocannabinoid system through cannabis medicine mak...
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Seizure and CBD Research: CBDV is the Latest
CBD and CBDV are stopping seizures where pharmaceuticals have failed. Medicinal use of cannabis for ...
Hormone Changes and Cannabis: Sperm Count, Fertility, Menstruation, and Pregnancy
The endocannabinoid system has a key role in managing sex hormones within the human body. What happe...
Neuroblastoma Cells are Killed by CBD Making it a Possible Future Cancer Treatment
Neuroblastoma responds very well to CBD treatment in the lab: after 48 hrs, 90% of neuroblastoma cel...
Warning: Cannabis Can Mess with Going Under
Cannabis consumption just prior to surgery can mean you need more anesthetic to be put under. It’s a...
CBD Protects Kidney Function
The use of cannabis is shown to have no negative impact on kidney function and CBD, in the mouse mod...
THC is Powerful Medicine for Asthma & Cystic Fibrosis
THC is a powerful bronchodilator and anti-inflammatory with no side effects. Asthma prevalence has i...
Regular Cannabis Use Reduces Volume of Virus in HIV Patients
Through THC signaling, cannabis is able to slow the multiplication of HIV, thus improving life expec...
Here’s the Truth About Cannabis for ADHD
Early studies show that cannabinoids are at least as effective as currently accepted pharmaceuticals...
THC Very Definitively and Effectively Treats Alzheimer’s Disease
Therapeutic dose of THC breaks down amyloid plaques and restores neuronal loss. Neurodegenerative di...
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Insomnia, Sleep Apnea, Nightmares a Thing of the Past with Cannabis
Studies show that high-dose CBD and low-dose THC help treat sleep disorders. Increased scientific in...
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Cannabis is Healing the Injured Brain – Here’s the Latest
The devastating consequences of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) are reduced through the use of cannabis...
Bad Effects of Cannabis on BPD Patients Could be Gene Mutation
Studies show that, overall, BPD patients benefit from medical cannabis. And that it does NOT contrib...
Should Your Kid Take Cannabis Instead of Pharma for Anxiety?
Kids, up until the end of adolescence, have more CB1 receptors in their brain than adults, suggestin...
Cannabis Quiets the Tics of Tourette’s Syndrome
Studies show that cannabinoids act on the CB1 receptors in the basal ganglia, cerebellum, and hippoc...
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Can CBD Make You Forget Your Trauma?
Cannabis could be the breakthrough treatment for trauma and PTSD Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTS...
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A Single Dose of CBD Reduces Blood Pressure
CBD acts on blood vessels and regulatory brain centers to reduce hypertension Over the past decade, ...
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Can Cannabis Heal Diabetic Ulcers?
Cannabis is uniquely able to stop the cycle of inflammation and tissue destruction that leads to dia...
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Sativa and Indica are Dead. Long Live the Chemovar
Sativa and indica are not accurate ways to describe the medicinal effects of cannabis. Patients who ...
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