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Hemp Oil Cancer
I have no idea: This is really not a question for a doctor. I would suggest consulting a herbalist. ...Read more
Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more
Hard to say: There have been a number of recent reviews of potential effects from the higher levels of cannabidiol (not THC) in hemp oils, and how they might have anti-tumor effects, anti-convulsant effects particularly in some refractory childhood forms of epilepsy, as well as effects for treatment of neuropathic pain and muscle spasm. However as with THC there is uncertainty in dosing, purity, other issues. ...Read more
On Banting LCHF diet, 40y/o male, bad cholesterol slightly elevated... No meds currently. What sources of good fat to use? Recently started hemp oil.
Marine Fish Oil: Has a large amount of scientific studies to support its usefulness. It is often taken to lower triglycerides and for eyes, brain, joint, and mood. Make sure you get a good brand w/about 50% of the total mgs in epa ; dha. If you are on a blood thinner check w/doc first. Coconut oil is another excellent fat. ...Read more
I am wondering if you can get addicted to a product called Elixinol, it is a hemp oil and coconut extract combination made up of hemp seeds and stalks?
Not very likely: at least from a physical dependency point of view. Hemp oil and similar products have a lot of CBD (cannabinodiol), which actually has actions which are pretty much the opposite of THC, and are not thought to be able to produce physical dependency. However, physical dependency is not a necessary component for having addiction (better termed now a severe substance use disorder). Why the concern? ...Read more
No data available: It is hard to trust the website that says that cbd hemp oil has no psycho active properties and then goes on to list a broad range of psycho active effects. Until there is adequate medical research done, i would discourage you from using this product if you are taking zyprexa (olanzapine) .Best wishes. Cbd-hemp-oil.Com high cannabidiol hemp oil (hcho) is a cutting edge hemp oil containing high concentrations. ...Read more
Any supplements good for improving memory and concentration? Hemp oil or acetyl l cartinine any good?
From the us gov: Nccam.Nih.Gov/taxonomy/term/311 cognitive decline or impairment information. Alzheimer’s disease at a glance. ... National center for complementary and alternative medicine (nccam), ... www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/pmc2772166 complementary and alternative medicine use for treatment and prevention of ... Therapies in the treatment of depression or cognitive impairment is ...Best wishes. ...Read more
Unfortunately no: I am sorry to hear about your mother. There is no scientific evidence to suggest that hemp oil treats leukemia, or any other cancer. There are people (especially on the internet) who try to take advantage of cancer patients by making a quick buck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Any oil based product has the risk of blocking pores. ...Read more