Extremely low levels of the compound in marijuana known as delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, may slow or halt the progression of Alzheimer’s disease, a recent study from neuroscientists shows. Researchers from the USF Health Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute showed that extremely low doses of THC reduce the production of amyloid beta, found in a soluble form in […]

The New Mexico Medical Cannabis Program’s Medical Advisory Board voted to add Alzheimer’s Disease to the list  of medical conditions eligible for the Medical Cannabis Program. The Secretary of Health will have the final decision. If approved by the Department of Health, New Mexico would join 13 other states where patients can access medical cannabis […]