Site updated at Wednesday, 22 June 2016

Living with Dementia

Neel Nabar

Marijuana compound may offer treatment for Alzheimer’s disease

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 at the University of South Florida shows.

Findings from the experiments, using a cellular model of Alzheimer’s disease, were reported online in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease.… Marijuana compound may offer treatment for Alzheimer’s disease   

Living with Dementia

thiamin deficiency1 - decline of memory1 - mood changes1 - dementia parkinson's disease1 - calmeil1 - education1 - problems with language1 - olive oil1 - atherosclerotic plaques2 - people with dementia4 - alzheimer's diagnosis2 - psychotic symptoms1 - arterial plaques1 - against alzheimer's disease1 - neurodegenerative diseases1 - living with dementia1 - treatment for alzheimer's1 - entorhinal cortex1 - biomarkers in cerebrospinal fluid1 - trigger for alzheimer's1 - rheumatoid arthritis1 - chronic sleep deprivation1 - postitron emission tomography1 - neurofilaments1 - alzheimer's markers1 - alzheimer's drug5 - harmful cholesterol1 - physical exercise1 - vecordia1 - stroke9 -