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Scientific Literature Review on Cannabis Use Throughout History

Summary: Published by the American Psychological Society in 2016, this article critically examines existing literature and attempts to sum up the role of cannabis use throughout history. They describe how CBD interacts with different molecules in the body to produce various effects, and offer examples of therapeutic relief from: Psychosis including schizophrenia Epilepsy Anxiety Sleep Neuroprotection and neurodegenerative diseases Ischemia (Reduced blood flow) Pain, inflammation, autoimmunity and retinal diseases Emesis (vomiting) Bone formation and fracture healing Cancer The authors conclude that the complex role of cannabis use throughout history is important to understanding the impact of the endocannabinoid system (ECS)…

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