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Cannabis Can Help Stop HIV From Becoming AIDS

Cannabis Can Help Stop HIV From Becoming AIDS

Researchers have found that THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), the main psychoactive ingredient in cannabis, can help prevent HIV from becoming AIDS. According to the abstract, published online by the National Institutes of Health: “Plasmacytoid dendritic cells (pDCs) play a crucial role in host antiviral immune response through secretion of type I interferon. Interferon alpha (IFNα), a type [...]
Why Should You Drink Cannabis Tea

Why Should You Drink Cannabis Tea

Many patients who use medical marijuana on a regular or semi-regular basis are familiar with the more traditional ways of ingesting it—smoking, vaping, and eating. But did you know that marijuana-infused tea is considered a gentler, healthier alternative to smoking? Marijuana-infused teas are becoming an increasingly popular choice for those looking for a convenient alternative [...]
Everything You Need To Know About The World’s Strongest Hash – THC-A Crystalline

Everything You Need To Know About The World’s Strongest Hash – THC-A Crystalline

Crystalline turns many people off just because of its looks. The internet is filled with scornful reviews of its meth-like appearance, and this criticism is entirely valid. But don’t judge a book by its cover because cannabis crystalline is the purest form of THC and provides sufficient relief for many patients suffering from debilitating and [...]
What Happens If You Mix Cannabis And Pharmaceutical Drugs

What Happens If You Mix Cannabis And Pharmaceutical Drugs

Patients being treated for certain conditions should be mindful of the possible interactions between cannabis and the pharmaceutical drugs they already take for their pathology. The effect of prescription drugs can be increased or weakened when combined with cannabinoids. In some cases, these interactions can simply prevent patients to deal with their normal daily activities [...]