CBD and Sickle Cell Anemia

CBD and Sickle Cell Anemia

"While CBD Oil Can't Cure Sickle Cell Anemia, It Can Make the Pain More Bearable Without the Risk of Addiction or overdose". CBD and Sickle Cell Anemia Sickle-Cell Anemia (SCA) is one of the most common genetically inherited disorders. The exact number of people affected by SCA is unknown but estimates are in the millions
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CBD and Pets

CBD and Pets

Is CBD for Pets? If your furry friend has been suffering from a disease or illness for months or even years, you're likely willing to try anything to help your dog get better. One novel treatment approach you may have heard of is medical marijuana. Naturally, if you’ve heard of people giving cannabis to their pets you
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CBD and Seniors

CBD and Seniors

Boomers Fuel Boom in Popularity of CBD Marijuana oil cbd bottle isolated on white background Boomers are turning to CBD oil for pain management and other health issues. En español | Nancy Giacobbe has been a medical marijuana cardholder since the legalization of medicinal use of the plant in California in 2008. But in 2014,
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How Cannabis Oil Helps With Cancer Treatment and Kills Cancer Cells

How Cannabis Oil Helps With Cancer Treatment and Kills Cancer Cells

More recently, scientists reported that THC and other cannabinoids such as CBD slow growth and/or cause death in certain types of cancer cells growing in lab dishes. ... While the studies so far have shown that cannabinoids can be safe in treating cancer, they do not show that they help control or cure the disease.
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CBD and Parkinson’s Disease

CBD and Parkinson’s Disease

Scientists at the University of Louisville School of Medicine in Kentucky have identified a previously unknown molecular target of cannabidiol (CBD), which may have significant therapeutic implications for Parkinson’s Disease (PD). A poster by Zhao-Hui Song and Alyssa S. Laun at the 2017 meeting of the International Cannabinoid Research Society in Montreal disclosed that CBD activates a G-coupled
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CBD and Wellness

CBD and Wellness

"CBD is therapeutic in nature, and will work to manipulate bodily systems at the cellular level to return afflicted organ systems, tissue systems, and even chemical systems in the central nervous system back to a state of health and homeostasis. This is precisely why it has been capable of treating conditions such as depression and
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CBD and Neuropathy

CBD and Neuropathy

Neuropathy:  A disease or dysfunction of one or more peripheral nerves, typically causing numbness or weakness. As we become older the chances of getting Peripheral Neuropathy (Nerve Pain) increases. At The Hempster here are some educational insights on this disease and the effects CBD has on Chronic Neuropathy Pain Management. CBD oil for pain management:
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CBD Oil for Alzheimer’s Disease: Is it a Practical Treatment?

CBD Oil for Alzheimer’s Disease: Is it a Practical Treatment?

One of the biggest hurdles that medical cannabis faces in terms of it becoming a truly popular medicine across all age groups and demographics, is overcoming the societal stigma that has surrounded the drug for the better part of the 20th (and much of the 21st) centuries. The fact of the matter is, many senior
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The Miracle Molecule: Everything You Need to Know About the Health Benefits of CBD

The Miracle Molecule: Everything You Need to Know About the Health Benefits of CBD

It’s hard to turn on the news these days without hearing reports of cannabis and hemp being legalized around the globe—and with good reason: these two plants have been important to humankind as medicines, food, fuel, fiber and more for thousands of years. They’re incredibly safe, grow wildly and abundantly in most climates, and have
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