May 23rd, 2019 By Dr. Joseph Mercola Contributing writer for Wake Up World
The cannabis plant has over 400 chemicals and at least 60 different cannabinoids1 — chemical compounds the human body is uniquely equipped to respond to. Of the two primary chemicals, cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), only THC has psychoactive properties.
THC is the compound in cannabis triggering a “high,” whereas CBD has no psychoactive effects. Both compounds, and other phytochemicals found in medical marijuana plants, have a long list of beneficial effects on health.
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December 4th, 2018 By Sayer Ji Contributing writer for Wake Up World Cannabis contains a compound that may kill brain cancers that chemotherapy and radiation can’t touch, so why isn’t it being used today? In recent years, we’ve focused heavily on educating our readers about the still relatively unknown role that cancer stem cells play in cancer, both in…..Read more & Video: “The Power of RAW cannabis”
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One common plant can treat and heal over 200 medical conditions. It is proven to help arthritis, Crohn’s disease, seizure disorders, insomnia, chronic pain, fibromyalgia, depression, anxiety, PTSD, and even cancer. It does it by treating the root cause of these diseases, not just the symptoms, without dangerous risks or side effects. This plant could save……..Read more & watch the trailer and sign up for this free online series
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Susan Boskey, Contributor Waking Times Until recently chemotherapy and radiation have been considered the only game in town for someone to attempt to beat cancer. This, despite the fact that such treatments are poisons destroying the health of the immune system and its vital healing function while killing cancer cells — definitely counter-intuitive. Fortunately, cancer patients…Read more & video: “Science Explains How Cannabis Kills Cancer Cells | CBD-Healthcare News”
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På Smerteklinikken i hjärtat av Köpenhamn har Tina Horstedt sin eleganta klinik där hon sedan två år skriver ut medicinsk cannabis till patienterna. Ökningen har varit lavinartad. Text, intervju och foto: Anna Böhlmark redaktör för Almanova och Holy Holk Då jag öppnade kliniken i 2016 hade jag cirka 160 patienter. Idag har jag över 2800…….Läs mera
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GreenMedInfo Research Group Sufferers of chronic pain have been faced with a perilous decision—risk a crippling addiction to opioids or find a way to live with the pain. A new clinical study has focused on medical cannabis as an alternative to opioids, and the results may be a turning point towards a safe, plant-based option…..Read more
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June 2nd, 2018 By Luka Guest writer for Wake Up World When I finished digging through countless studies dealing with health benefits of weed, I only had one question in mind — why are we not using medical cannabis products instead of regular supplements? In a culture where non-organic multi-vitamins are being mindlessly used (in…Read more
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