Tag: inflammation

Cannabinoids for “The Gut” – GI Tract Issues including IBS and Crohn’s Disease

Here’s a link to the journal article “Endocannabinoids and the gastrointestinal tract“.  There is mounting evidence that non-psychoactive cannabinoids (like CBD) may have therapeutic effects for a variety of ailments stemming from the digestive system and colon, sometimes referred to as “the gut”. From the abstract: “While CB1 receptors are […]

Cannabinoids and CBD for Gum Disease (Periodontal Disease)

Exciting research from the Journal of Neuroinflammation and International Immunopharmacology may help show cannabinoids’ use to treat inflammation from gum disease. Dentist Alvin Dannenberg talks about the potential use and the need for more research to show its potential.  From the article: “Destruction of the jawbone in periodontitis is related to specific mediators causing inflammation and resorption of […]

Research Article from Journal of Controlled Release (Cannabinoids for Inflammation)

Here’s a link to the journal article “Cannabidiol-transdermal delivery and anti-inflammatory effect in a murine model.“.  There is mounting evidence that non-psychoactive cannabinoids (like CBD) may have therapeutic effects for inflammation and arthritis. From the abstract: “Furthermore, transdermal application of ethosomal CBD prevented the inflammation and edema induced by sub-plantar […]