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How cannabis could help the fight against Alzheimer’s – Cannabis News

Experts say they've made a discovery that could lead to new therapies to treat Alzheimer's - and the starting point is cannabis.

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Medical marijuana has potential as Alzheimer's treatment, study says – Cannabis News

(CNN) - Could medical marijuana treat Alzheimer's patients? One recent study found THC, the psychoactive ingredient in cannabis, stimulates the removal of toxic plaque in the brain, a common feature of the disease.

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Your Grandma Needs To Be Smoking Pot – Cannabis News

It's going to be pretty hard to keep weed illegal when your grandparents are smoking it to prevent Alzheimer's.

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Scientists: Preliminary evidence that cannabinoids may remove plaque-forming Alzheimer's proteins from brain cells – Cannabis News

Salk Institute scientists have found preliminary evidence that tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and other compounds found in marijuana can promote the cellular removal of amyloid beta, a toxic protein associated with Alzheimer's disease.

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