Month: February 2023

Chronic exposure to a synthetic cannabinoid alters cerebral brain metabolism and causes long-lasting behavioral deficits in adult mice

In recent years, there has been growing evidence that cannabinoids have promising medicinal and pharmacological effects. However, the growing interest in medical cannabis highlights the need to better understand brain alterations linking phytocannabinoids or synthetic cannabinoids to clinical and behavioral phenotypes. Therefore, the aim of this study was to investigate…

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Prevalence of substance use disorders and associations with mindfulness, impulsive personality traits and psychopathological symptoms in a representative sample of adolescents in Germany

Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry . 2023 Feb 28. doi: 10.1007/s00787-023-02173-0. Online ahead of print. Affiliations Expand Affiliations 1 German Centre for Addiction Research in Childhood and Adolescence, University Medical Centre Hamburg-Eppendorf, Martinistr. 52, 20246, Hamburg, Germany. n.arnaud@uke.de. 2 Medical School Hamburg (MSH), Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Psychology, University…

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Cannabidiol and Cannabis Sativa as a potential treatment in vitro prostate cancer cells silenced with RBBp6 and PC3 xenograft

Background: Prostate cancer is the second most frequently occurring carcinoma in males worldwide and one of the leading causes of death in men around the world. Recent studies estimate that over 1.4 million males are diagnosed with prostate cancer on an annual basis, with approximately 375,000 succumbing to the disease…

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Nicotine Dependence among Current Cigarette Smokers Who Use E-Cigarettes and Cannabis

Background: Co-use of tobacco and cannabis and dual use of cigarettes and e-cigarettes are very common among young adults. However, it is unclear whether co-use of cigarettes, e-cigarettes, and/or cannabis is associated with higher levels of nicotine dependence than cigarette-only use. We investigated the relationship between cigarette/nicotine dependence and co-use…

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Typical Sources and Locations of Marijuana among US Young Adults: Differences by Sexual Minority Status

Background: With the widespread legalization of cannabis and use among all age groups, location and source of cannabis remains to be researched, especially among minority populations. Methods: We pooled data from the 2018-2019 National Survey on Drug Use and Health and investigated differences by sexual minority status of where individuals…

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Exploring engagement with the CBT-informed Actissist smartphone application for early psychosis

Background: Individuals with psychosis report favourable attitudes towards psychological interventions delivered via smartphone apps. Evidence for acceptability, safety, feasibility and efficacy is promising but in-depth reporting of app engagement in trials is sparse. Aims: To examine how people with psychosis engaged with the cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT)-informed Actissist app over…

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Fab CBD Aims To Help Keep Your Wellness Consistent

Fab CBD carries various cannabinoids across different product formats, spanning gummies, softgels, oils, creams, salves, and even dog treats. See below for our recommendations. Delta-9 Gummies: Fab CBD’s new Delta-9 Gummies were designed to elevate the mind, body, and spirit. Each gummy contains 5mg Delta-9 THC and 5mg CBD to promote…

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Synthetic Cannabinoid Market Size, Share, Growth Statistics By Top Key Players

PRESS RELEASE Published February 27, 2023 The global Synthetic Cannabinoid market size was valued at USD 2000.0 million in 2021 and is expected to expand at a CAGR of 23.22% during the forecast period, reaching USD 7000.0 million by 2027. Final Report will add the analysis of the impact of…

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What Are Endocannabinoids, The Substance Similar To THC In Marijuana That We Humans Produce (and What Effect Do They Have On Our Bodies)

What are endocannabinoids, the substance similar to THC in marijuana that we humans produce (and what effect they have on our bodies). (Photo: BBC) In the past two decades, society has paid a lot of attention to marijuana. In early 2023, it was legalized for recreational use in 21 US…

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How to Ensure You’re Buying High-Quality Stuff

There are two main cannabinoids, which are found in the cannabis plant: delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD). THC and CBD are similar in chemical structure and the effects they cause in humans, but THC contains a psychoactive component that also gives you a high feeling and CBD does not. Cannabinoid…

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