Apoptosis: What is it and what is the role of cannabinoids?

By now you have probably heard a story or two about how medical cannabis helped heal cancer. This may have even been your experience or the experience of a loved one. Cannabis has proven to be effective against cancer in many ways, from reinforcing the endocannabinoid system to boosting the immune system and cutting inflammation.

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Can Cannabis Help Heal Your Gut?

Hope you had a nice 4th of July weekend. Did you have too many hotdogs? Upset stomach? We’ve all had a little bit of heartburn, gas or bloating when we “overdo it” now and again.

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Maryland Conference Agenda

Maryland Conference Agenda   DAY 1 – Friday, June 2, 2017   9:00 am – 9:10 am – WELCOME – United Patients Group 9:10 am – 10:25 am – FOUNDATIONS IN CANNABIS – Dr. Stephen Holt, MD   10:25 am – 10:45 am Break – (20 minutes)   10:45 am – 12:00 pm – PHARMACOLOGY…

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Medical Cannabis and COPD: What’s the Real Story?

Sixteen million Americans are currently living with a diagnosis of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) estimates up to another 11 million people have the disease but have not yet been formally diagnosed with it.

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The Endocannabinoid System: An Inside Look by UPG

The Endocannabinoid System There’s a physiologic system found in all vertebrates – and sea quirts and nematodes – named after cannabis: the endocannabinoid system. According to Dr. Dustin Sulak, “the endocannabinoid system may be the most important physiologic system involved in establishing and maintaining human health.” What is the endocannabinoid system, and what does it…

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