Tag: tetrahydrocannabinol acid

Study: THCA has “Potent Neuroprotective Activity”

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According to a new study, Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol acid (THCA) has potent neuroprotective activity which may help treat Huntington´s Disease and other neurodegenerative and neuroinflammatory diseases. “Phytocannabinoids are produced in Cannabis sativa L. in acidic form and are decarboxylated upon heating, processing, and storage”, states the abstract of the study, published by the British Journal of Pharmacology …

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Virginia House of Representatives Unanimously Approves Bill to Legalize Cannabis Oil for Medical Use

Virginia’s House of Representatives has given unanimous approval to a proposal to legalize the medical use of high-CBD and high-THCA cannabis oil for those with epilepsy. A similar measure was approved 37 to 1 in the Senate last week. Once the two chambers reconcile the technical differences of the measures, which is expected to happen …

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Bill to Allow the Medical Use of Cannabis Oil Passes Virginia Senate with 37 to 1 Vote

With a 37 to 1 vote, Senate Bill 1235 was passed today by Virginia’s Senate. The proposal would allow for the use of of high-CBD and high-THCA cannabis oil for those with epilepsy who receive a recommendation from a physician. Specifically, Senate Bill 1235 would allow those with epilepsy who receive a recommendation from a …

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