Microbes, Alzheimer’s Disease, and Cannabis

Microbes, Alzheimer’s Disease, and Cannabis

  A new study entitled Microbes and Alzheimer’s Disease (March 2016) conducted by an international team of scientists posits the hypothesis that Alzheimer’s Disease is caused by common microbial infections such as Herpes simplex virus (HSV-1), Herpes simplex encephalitis (HSE), measles (virus), Chlamydia pneumoniae (bacteria responsible for pneumonia), and several types of spirochaete (such as in syphilis), fungal infections and an abnormal microbiota (symbiotic/healthy and pathogenic/unhealthy microbes living inside the human body). Researchers speculate that microbial infestation specifically enter

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Cannabis and Intestinal Worms

Cannabis and Intestinal Worms

Intestinal worm infestations (fasciolopsis buski) cause considerable hurt, and damage to the health and well being of an untold number of people and animal populations especially in South-East Asian nations with poor water and hygiene infrastructures. Read in Tagalog Once the adult worms, also known as giant intestinal flukes, enter the digestive tract they can lay thousand of new eggs on a daily basis. The worms will attach itself to the intestinal walls and can

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Cannabis and Acupuncture, the Yin and Yang of Healing Pain (an ancient connection revealed)

Cannabis and Acupuncture, the Yin and Yang of Healing Pain (an ancient connection revealed)

The earliest records of using acupuncture for pain relief are about 8 thousand years old. Roughly the same is true for the analgesic use of medicinal cannabis (give or take a few years). However, what is truly a new and exciting insight in medicine is that these two ancient approaches to mitigating pain go about it in the same way. In the context of pain relief acupuncture and cannabis can be thought of as two

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May The Force Be With You: The Dark Side of Pharmaceuticals and the Green Light of Cannabis

May The Force Be With You: The Dark Side of Pharmaceuticals and the Green Light of Cannabis

  We’ve all seen the gleaming TV commercials, bike riders in daisy fields…. and yet we’ve heard the long, legally obligated litany of warnings, up to and including nothing less than “suicidal feelings.” What the daisy-picking litany of faster than speed of light talking voice at the end of the commercial doesn’t mention is murder. Over the past two decades mind altering pharmaceutical medication especially antidepressants, antipsychotics, and anxiolytics have been suspect in an increase

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Discover Your Subjective Therapeutic Window: Turning Cannabis Into A Precision Medication

Discover Your Subjective Therapeutic Window: Turning Cannabis Into A Precision Medication

What are some of the more commonly noted adverse effects when using cannabis? More importantly, how do you avoid adverse effects and turn cannabis into a precise medicine for you? Adverse effects in general may include an increased appetite, reduced attention span, a reddening of the normally white part of the eyes, or dry mouth for example. Other adverse effects, more common when ingested or when used at higher than the subjective therapeutic dose may

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Cannabis Studies by Condition: Cannabis Reports Now Hosts Uwe Blesching’s Research

Cannabis Studies by Condition: Cannabis Reports Now Hosts Uwe Blesching’s Research

You can now explore clinical cannabis studies on Cannabis Reports. Cannabis Reports is thrilled to announce our new partnership with author Uwe Blesching, PhD. Through years of research, Blesching compiled clinical studies on the major conditions, diseases, and ailments that afflict humans. The resulting 600-page text is The Cannabis Health Index, which is available now on Amazon. Blesching has permitted Cannabis Reports to prepare much of the clinical data in a normalized fashion, making all of this scientific evidence electronically available for free through the Cannabis

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Cannabis Oil and the Massage Therapist’s Office: What You Need to Know to Make it Safe

Cannabis Oil and the Massage Therapist’s Office: What You Need to Know to Make it Safe

Almost everyone can agree on two benefits of a massage. When done well, a massage produces at least relaxation and pleasure. Similarly, most cannabis-using patients agree that, when used at the proper and subjective therapeutic dose, cannabis produces at least, deep relaxation, and an easy smile, while enhancing and deepening the simple pleasures of being alive. Read in Tagalog In addition, targeted delivery of a therapeutic touch as well as that of medicine to where

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Good News for Burn Victims and New Organ Recipients

Good News for Burn Victims and New Organ Recipients

In the thriller Blood Work the hero is played by Clint Eastwood, an aging detective with a serious heart disease. After chasing a serial killer he succumbs to a heart attack and wakes to realize he had a received a normally difficult to obtain matching donor heart.At first considering his “good luck” he soon realizes a horrific plot twist that highlights a sad reality. Thousand of people are dying needlessly, and many more are forced to live with

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Cannabis and Malaria: New Study Reveals CBD is Effective in Preventing Deaths

Cannabis and Malaria: New Study Reveals CBD is Effective in Preventing Deaths

Malaria is a worldwide tropical disease that puts at risk about half the world’s population with the poorest nations being the most vulnerable. To make matters worse malaria is growing resistant to the available drugs. It is estimated that each year 350–500 million cases of malaria occur worldwide, and it is further estimated that of those between one to three million people die, most of them young children. The vast majority of malaria and malaria

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The Bone Setters of Africa

The Bone Setters of Africa

The door of the twin jet airplane, flying under the flag of the black star (now long gone to the metal equivalence of the elephant graveyards), swung open and wide. I stepped through the aluminum door and ran into a solid wall of heat. It was the time of Harmattan. The seasonal, hot, dry, and dust- laden trade-wind blew straight from the North, the Sahara. All at once it offered a feeling of a relaxing

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