Browse promising studies and published articles the effects of cannabinoids on a vast range of health and wellness issues.
Exciting potential for applications of the hemp compound often referred to as CBD.
Anti-Inflammatory and Anti-Oxidant
Cannabidiol for neurodegenerative disorders: important new clinical applications for this phytocannabinoid?
Safety and side effects of cannabidiol, a Cannabis sativa constituent.
The therapeutic potential of the phytocannabinoid cannabidiol for Alzheimer's disease.
Cannabis use in patients with fibromyalgia: effect on symptoms relief and health-related quality of life.
Cannabidiol, a non-psychotropic plant-derived cannabinoid, decreases inflammation in a murine model of acute lung injury: role for the adenosine A(2A) receptor.
Expression of Cannabinoid Receptors in Human Osteoarthritic Cartilage: Implications for Future Therapies
Pain processing, the endocannabinoid system, and migraines.
Cannabidiol reduces intestinal inflammation through the control of neuroimmune axis.
Therapeutic potential of cannabidiol against ischemia/reperfusion liver injury in rats.
Parkinson's Disease and Huntington's Disease
Prospects for cannabinoid therapies in basal ganglia disorders.
Hypertension and Glaucoma
Effect of sublingual application of cannabinoids on intraocular pressure: a pilot study.
Cannabidiol attenuates cisplatin-induced nephrotoxicity by decreasing oxidative/nitrosative stress, inflammation, and cell death.
- Cancer -
In Vitro Anticancer Activity of Plant-Derived Cannabidiol on Prostate Cancer Cell Lines
COX-2 and PPAR-γ confer Cannabidiol induced apoptosis of human lung cancer cells.
Decrease of plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 may contribute to the anti-invasive action of Cannabidiol on human lung cancer cells.
Chemopreventive effect of non-psychotropic phytocannabinoid cannabidiol on experimental colon cancer.
Cannabidiol inhibits angiogenesis by multiple mechanisms.
Cannabidiol inhibits growth and induces programmed cell death in kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus-infected endothelium.
Cannabidiol-induced apoptosis in human leukemia cells: A novel role of Cannabidiol in the regulation of p22phox and Nox4 expression.
Cannabidiol inhibits cancer cell invasion via upregulation of tissue inhibitor of matrix metalloproteinases-1.
- Mental Health -
Neural basis of anxiolytic effects of cannabidiol (CBD) in generalized social anxiety disorder: a preliminary report.
Cannabidiol for the treatment of cannabis withdrawal syndrome: a case report.
Cannabidiol and clozapine reverse MK-801-induced deficits in social interaction and hyperactivity in Sprague-Dawley rats.
Cannabidiol reduces the anxiety induced by simulated public speaking in treatment-naïve social phobia patients.
Anxiety, Sleep, and Schizophrenia: What Studies Say about Hemp CBD
Transdermal delivery of cannabidiol attenuates binge alcohol-induced neurodegeneration in a rodent model of an alcohol use disorder
Antidepressant-like and anxiolytic-like effects of cannabidiol: a chemical compound of Cannabis sativa.
Antidepressant-like effect of delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol and other cannabinoids isolated from Cannabis sativa L.
Cannabidiol reduces cigarette consumption in tobacco smokers: preliminary findings.
- Cardiovascular Health -
Is the cardiovascular system a therapeutic target for Cannabidiol?
17 Cannabidiol as an anti-arrhythmic, the role of the CB1 receptors
The potential use of cannabidiol in the therapy of metabolic syndrome.
Multiple intracranial aneurysms in elderly patients.
Cannabinoids alter endothelial function in the Zucker rat model of type 2 diabetes.
Acute administration of Cannabidiol in vivo suppresses ischaemia-induced cardiac arrhythmias and reduces infarct size when given at reperfusion.
Cannabidiol Protects against Doxorubicin-Induced Cardiomyopathy by Modulating Mitochondrial Function and Biogenesis.
- Diabetes -
Neuroprotective and blood-retinal barrier-preserving effects of cannabidiol in experimental diabetes.
Cannabinoids and endocannabinoids in metabolic disorders with focus on diabetes.
Cannabidiol arrests onset of autoimmune diabetes in NOD mice.
Cannabidiol attenuates high glucose-induced endothelial cell inflammatory response and barrier disruption.
The effect of cannabidiol on ischemia/reperfusion-induced ventricular arrhythmias: the role of adenosine A1 receptors.
Cannabidiol attenuates cardiac dysfunction, oxidative stress, fibrosis, and inflammatory and cell death signaling pathways in diabetic cardiomyopathy.
Cannabidiol lowers incidence of diabetes in non-obese diabetic mice.
- Multiple Sclerosis -
A Randomized Study of Sativex on Cognitive Function and Mood: Multiple Sclerosis Patients
Multiple sclerosis subjects with a clinical diagnosis of central neuropathic pain entered a seven to ten day baseline period, followed by a four week double blind, randomized, parallel group comparison of "Sativex" and placebo.
- Epilepsy -
Hypnotic and antiepileptic effects of cannabidiol.
Cannabidiol exerts anti-convulsant effects in animal models of temporal lobe and partial seizures.
- Skin Conditions -
Inflammation and Acne
Cannabidiol exerts sebostatic and antiinflammatory effects on human sebocytes.
The endocannabinoid system of the skin in health and disease: novel perspectives and therapeutic opportunities.
Epigenetic control of skin differentiation genes by phytocannabinoids.
Inflammation and Psoriasis
A novel control of human keratin expression: cannabinoid receptor 1-mediated signaling down-regulates the expression of keratins K6 and K16 in human keratinocytes in vitro and in situ.