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Cannabis May Treat Rheumatoid Arthritis, According to Study

By Rachel Lutz, HCPLive.com A treatment that targets the CB2 cannabinoid receptor [example; cannabis] may be an effective treatment for rheumatoid arthritis and synovitis, according to research published in BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders. A collaborative team of researchers from the United Kingdom investigated cannabinoid receptor isoform CB2 as a target for treatment for rheumatoid arthritis while …

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Study: Cannabis May Treat Rheumatoid Arthritis

A new study being published in the upcoming issue of the journal BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, and e-published ahead of print by the National Institute of health, has found that a cannabinoid receptor agonist can successfully help against some of the primary symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), indicating that cannabis, which is a natural agonist to …

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Could Cannabis Treat Rheumatoid Arthritis? New Study Says It May

A new study published by the National Institute of Health has found that cannabinoid receptor activation – something done naturally by cannabis – may provide a treatment for rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatoid arthritis is a┬álong-term disease that causes inflammation of the joints and tissues. “Recent studies have suggested immunomodulatory and anti-inflammatory effects of cannabinoid receptor 2 …

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