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A Global Review of Cannabis Regulation Models

Abstract The international cannabis prohibition system appears to be fragmenting. This chapter aims to provide a global review of the current picture of ‘legalisation’ and ‘decriminalisation’ initiatives, mapping what is happening, where and with what impact. The first section reviews developments in the Americas, which has been the site of the most radical reform in […]

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THC prevent neurodegenerative diseases by improving brain glucose consumption

South African scientists reported an experiment on rat brains showing Cannabis sativa L. tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)-rich extracts improves glucose consumption with concomitant suppression of oxidative stress and cholinergic dysfunction, and modulation of purinergic and gluconeogenic activities in brain tissues. Erukainure OL, Matsabisa MG, Salau VF, Islam MS. Tetrahydrocannabinol-Rich Extracts From Cannabis Sativa L. Improve Glucose Consumption […]