Tag: diabetic nephropathy

New Study: Cannabinoid Deficiency Worsens Kidney Disease

A new study published in this month’s issue of the journal Kidney International, and published online by the U.S. National Institute of Health, has found that cannabinoid deficiency worsens diabetic nephropathy, a type of kidney disease, indicating that cannabinoid therapy may provide a treatment. “A functionally active endocannabinoid system is present within the kidney”, begins …

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