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Marijuana May block Alzheimer's

Margarita

Registered User
Feb 17, 2006
10,824
london
Hear this on the ITV news


http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/4286435.stm
Marijuana may block Alzheimer's
Brain
The compound may protect the brain
The active ingredient in marijuana may stall decline from Alzheimer's disease, research suggests.

Scientists showed a synthetic version of the compound may reduce inflammation associated with Alzheimer's and thus help to prevent mental decline.

They hope the cannabinoid may be used to developed new drug therapies.

The research, by Madrid's Complutense University and the Cajal Institute, is published in the Journal of Neuroscience.
 

ishard

Registered User
Jul 10, 2007
98
I can just see the future excuses "Im sorry Mr Policeman its my grandmothers, not mine."