HIV

Here’s How The THC In Medical Marijuana Can Combat HIV

There is evidence that cannabis can do more than treat the symptoms of HIV; it might actually combat the disease itself. How do THC and HIV interact?

Science: A Few Doses Of Marijuana Can Tackle HIV Symptoms

A recent study proved that a few daily doses of cannabis’ super-ingredient THC, can have numerous positive effects in the animal model of HIV.

Which Is More Effective For Marijuana Patients, THC Or CBD?

Before comparing the medical merits of CBD and THC, let’s cover some basic points about the differences and similarities between these two substances.

Cannabis As A Treatment For Anorexia: Here’s What You Need To Know

Aside from the euphoria, probably the most common effect of cannabis is — to avoid using a medical term — munchies.

Medical Cannabis May Be Essential Tool For People With HIV

The journal Clinical Infectious Disease released data that shows cannabis may be able to reduce systemic inflammation and immune activation for those involved with antiretroviral therapy (ART).

Science Says Marijuana Can Protect The Brain From The Effects Of HIV

Now, research shows that cannabis is not only effective in treating adverse side effects of HIV, but it has the power to protect the brain from HIV as well.

Researchers Get $3.2 Million To Study HIV And Marijuana

Researchers at the the University of Florida received a $3.2 million grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) to study HIV and marijuana.

New Study Shows Marijuana Indeed Helps HIV-Positive Patients

Alcohol and stimulants shorten the lives of HIV-positive patients. A new study says that the same cannot be said of cannabis.

8 Facts And 1 Big Speculation About Marijuana And HIV

Next to glaucoma, HIV /AIDS is the condition most associated with the earliest days of the medical marijuana movement. But does cannabis work?