Marijuana Compound Removes Toxic Alzheimer’s Protein From the Brain — Humans Are Free – March 26, 2019

An active compound in marijuana called tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) has been found to promote the removal of toxic clumps of amyloid beta protein in the brain, which are thought to kickstart the progression of Alzheimer’s disease.

The finding supports the results of previous studies that found evidence of the protective effects of cannabinoids, including THC, on patients with neurodegenerative disease.

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Marijuana and Epilepsy: Here’s How Cannabis Stops Seizures (12 Studies) — Wake Up World – November 11th, 2018

November 11th, 2018 By Marco Guest writer for Wake Up World Epilepsy is a broad term for neurological disorders that are characterized by recurring episodes of seizures. The types of seizures that patients experience can vary from very short and subtle in intensity, to forceful and violent convulsions that can last for hours on end. In severe cases,…..Read more & videos

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Molecular Biologist Explains How Cannabis Kills Cancer Cells (Video) — December 21, 2017

Anna Hunt, Staff Writer Waking Times The anti-cancer assertions made by medical cannabis advocates are no longer just based on anecdotal success stories. In the following video, Dr. Christina Sanchez, Biology Professor at the Complutense University of Madrid, explains how her research supports the claim that cannabis kills cancer. Study Shows THC in Cannabis Kills Cancer….Read more & video

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Cannabis is Also a Powerful Preventative Medicine – October 18, 2017

Anna Hunt, Staff Writer
Waking Times

Most doctors no longer contend the medicinal value of cannabis, as there are hundreds of scientific studies that prove it, making the point difficult to argue. Furthermore, pharmaceutical companies are developing cannabinoid-based medicines, affirming that cannabis benefits the human body. It is these substances – cannabinoids such as cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) – which give the cannabis plant its medicinal properties.

Thanks to extensive research, we have discovered that cannabis is effective in treating a wide variety of illnesses, including chronic pain, seizures and PSTD. Some would even argue that cannabis can treat cancer, with many individuals curing cancer with cannabis oil. Yet, it is rarely pointed out that cannabis is also a potential preventative medicine for some very common health problems.

Below are several examples of scientific research that show the preventative properties of cannabis…..

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