Cannabinoids May Improve Muscle Function in Myasthenia Gravis, Mouse Study Suggests

Treatment with cannabinoids improved muscle function in a mouse model of myasthenia gravis (MG), suggesting they may have therapeutic potential for the disease, researchers say.The study, “Cannabinoid-induced...

The Patient Side of the Opioid Discussion That Needs to Be...

On Monday evening I took my weekly dose of methotrexate which means Tuesday sucked. I couldn’t stay home Tuesday as I usually do. I...

Previously Unknown Function of a Cannabinoid Receptor Identified

Study could improve our insights into brain diseases.The cannabinoid type 2 receptor – also called “CB2 receptor” – is a special membrane protein. Its...

Will Medical Marijuana Help Asthmatics Breathe Easy?

Asthma is one of those hard to see conditions affecting millions of people’s quality of life, so can medical marijuana help?Asthma is one of...

Marinol vs Marijuana: What’s the Difference?

Over 23 states have medical cannabis programs, yet some patients are still prescribed pharmaceutical replacements for weed. Marinol came onto the market in 2004...

The Endocannabinoid System [The ECS Finally Explained]

In nearly every health-related topic that we write about here on MarijuanaBreak, we usually end up going into some sort of discussion about the...

These Essential Oils Are Fighting Dementia… and Winning

It goes without saying that brain health is utterly important to our overall well-being. As the control center of the body, the brain governs...

Cannabis Beneficial for Dementia Symptoms, Pilot Study Finds

A small open-label trial conducted by Israeli researchers found that THC helps relieve symptoms of dementia in patients with Alzheimer’s disease. Findings in a new...

You’ve Probably Never Heard of My Disease

I'm outdoorsy, but I rarely go hiking anymore. I love live music, but I've had to skip many concerts. I enjoy my job, but...

The invisible illness: understanding what it’s like to endure pain in...

You slowly become conscious, drifting into that dreamlike state somewhere between sleep and wakefulness.Then, like an electricity-laden bolt of lightning, the stabbing pain hits...
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