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Cannabis | CBD For Alzheimer

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Cannabis | CBD For Alzheimer

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Cannabis | Cbd For Alzheimer

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Many scientists and medical experts have mixed beliefs about CBD for Alzheimer’s disease. On one hand, some medical experts believe that the cannabinoids in cannabis may be beneficial for Alzheimer’s disease. This is because THC and CBD prevent the buildup of beta-amyloid plaques that disrupt cell communication in the brain.  THC and CBD also have

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- Chuanhai, C., Yaqiong, L., Hui, L., Ge, B., Jonathan, M., Xiaoyang, L., . . . Jianfeng, C. (2014). The Potential Therapeutic Effects of THC on Alzheimer's Disease. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease,42(3), 973-984.

- Eubanks, L. M., Rogers, C. J., Beuscher, Koob, G. F., Olson, A. J., Dickerson, T. J., & Janda, K. D. (2006). A Molecular Link between the Active Component of Marijuana and Alzheimer’s Disease Pathology. Molecular Pharmaceutics,3(6), 773-777. doi:10.1021/mp060066m

- Jin, S., Kedia, N., Illes-Toth, E., Haralampiev, I., Prisner, S., Herrmann, A., . . . Bieschke, J. (2016). Amyloid-β(1–42) Aggregation Initiates Its Cellular Uptake and Cytotoxicity. Journal of Biological Chemistry,291(37), 19590-19606. doi:10.1074/jbc.m115.691840

- Watt, G., & Karl, T. (2017). In vivo Evidence for Therapeutic Properties of Cannabidiol (CBD) for Alzheimers Disease. Frontiers in Pharmacology,8. doi:10.3389/fphar.2017.00020

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