Prostatitis and CBD

Prostatitis is an inflammation of the prostate gland, often resulting in swelling or pain. Prostatitis can result in four significant symptoms: pain, urination problems, sexual dysfunction, and general health problems, such as feeling tired and depressed. Many urologic disease experts feel that from 5 to 10 percent of males will be experiencing prostatitis at a […]

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Effect of Pre-Diabetes on Future Risk of Stroke

The search yielded 15 prospective cohort studies including 760,925 participants. In 8 studies analysing pre-diabetes defined as fasting glucose 100-125 mg/dL (5.6-6.9 mmol/L), the random effects summary estimate did not show an increased risk of stroke after adjustment for established cardiovascular risk factors (1.08, 95% confidence interval 0.94 to 1.23; P = 0.26). In 5 […]

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Retinal Diseases and CBD

Several retinal diseases including macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy have common pathways damaging the eyes. These disorders frequently cause inflammation, vascular changes, edema, hemorrhage and visual loss. Cannabidiol could be very effective in several ways. CBD comes from imported industrial hemp and is legally supplied throughout the US and internationally (Elixinol). It has been shown […]

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CBD for PTSD

Recent trials with Elixinol CBD Liposomes have shown dramatic symptom relief is chronic PTSD from US veterans in a pilot project. The 9 members of completed the standard VA 17 question PTSD assessment that showed frequent extreme symptoms across most of the spectrum. In this video I talk about the science and results of this […]

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Retinal Disease and CBD

Several retinal diseases including macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy have common pathways damaging the eyes. These disorders frequently cause inflammation, vascular changes, edema, hemorrhage and visual loss. Cannabidiol could be very effective in several ways. CBD comes from imported industrial hemp and is legally supplied throughout the US and internationally. It has been shown to […]

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Liver Fat and Glycogen Stores Following High Compared with Low Glycaemic Index Food

A new study with eight healthy males (age = 20.1 ± 0.4y, BMI=23.0 ± 0.9 kg/m2) was developed. They attended a test day before and after a 7-day macronutrient and energy matched HGI or LGI diet, followed by a minimum 4 week wash-out period, and then returning to repeat the intervention with the alternative diet. During test days, participants consumed either a […]

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Wheat, Carbs and Sugar for Your Brain

Is it possible that wheat, carbs and sugar do more damage to the human brain than strokes, car accidents and concussions combined? CBN News: Wheat, Carbs and Sugar Dramatically Harm Your Brain If you want to improve your memory, lift your mood and even stave-off serious brain problems like ADHD and Alzheimer’s, stay away from […]

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How Breakfast Became “The Most Important Meal of The Day”

What you may not know is the origin of this ode to breakfast: a 1944 marketing campaign launched by Grape Nuts manufacturer General Foods to sell more cereal.  During the campaign, which marketers named “Eat a Good Breakfast—Do a Better Job”, grocery stores handed out pamphlets that promoted the importance of breakfast while radio advertisements […]

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It Was Easier To Stay Skinny in The 80s

The 2015 study looked at the diets of 36,400 people between 1971 and 2008 and the physical activity data of 14,419 people between 1988 and 2006. 96FM: Why It Was Easier To Stay Skinny in The 80s They grouped the data sets together by the amount of food and activity, age, and BMI. Here’s what they found: […]

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Sugar Industry and Coronary Heart Disease Research

The sugar industry paid scientists in the 1960s to play down the link between sugar and heart disease and promote saturated fat as the culprit instead, newly released historical documents show. The New York Time: How the Sugar Industry Shifted Blame to Fat The internal sugar industry documents, recently discovered by a researcher at the […]

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