Research finds medical cannabis may help prevent death from heart attacks

By | June 4th, 2019|Categories: Cannabis, Colorado, Heart, Legalisation, News, Research, USA|

A study has found evidence that medical cannabis helps prevent death following heart-attacks. Researchers at the University of Colorado launched a study in 2018 to investigate their hypothesis that due to cannabis being legalised around the world, leading to an increase in use, more people being admitted to hospital due to acute myocardial [...]

Can Medical Marijuana be used to treat Diabetes? – Research Review

By | August 8th, 2016|Categories: Children, Diabetes, Diabetes, Featured Research, Glaucoma, Heart, Inflammation, Research, Research Reviews|Tags: , , , |

Although there are numerous cases of research into the use and characteristics of marijuana and its relation to metabolic diseases, this post will review the current research and give an idea of where we stand in relation to diabetes and the use of marijuana.  Over the past 40 years, the number of diabetics [...]

Harm Reduction in the Use of Marijuana Part 2 – Atrial Fibrillation

By | May 21st, 2015|Categories: Heart|

THE SEARCH BEGINS For our discussion I will lump everything under “fast heart rate” to keep things simple. That includes everything: palpitations, tachycardia, AF and so on. So, for example, if someone starts smoking pot, and they develop “palpitations” or they feel their heart racing, AF MAY be one of the causes of a fast [...]