Could CBD help in the fight against Covid? Potent cannabis shows ‘potential’ to stop people getting infected, scientists say

US scientists found human cells exposed to CBD were more resistant to Covid  They tested the cannabis compound on human cells and mice in laboratory testsThe CBD used was high purity, and…

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World first trial of cannabis-based drug to treat aggressive brain cancer gets the go ahead at 15 NHS hospitals

Hundreds of Britons with brain cancer glioblastoma to get cannabis-based drugTrial will recruit 230 patients at 15 hospitals across the UK early next yearIf drug works, it could be the first…

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Scientists discover sulfur compounds in cannabis responsible for the distinctive skunky odor

Volatile sulfur compounds (VSCs) play an important role in the aromas of everything from bread and popcorn to broccoli and Brussels sproutsResearchers performed gas chromatography and mass spectrometry on cannabis flower…

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