Tag: retinitis pigmentosa

Cannabis May Delay Retinal Degeneration, Says New Study

A study published in this month’s issue of the journal Experimental Eye Research, and published online by the National Institute of Health, has found that cannabinoids – compounds found naturally in cannabis – may delay retinal degeneration in those with┬áretinitis pigmentosa, an eye disease that often causes blindness. “Cannabinoids┬áhave been demonstrated to exert neuroprotective effects …

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