Your Trusted Partner for Mental Health News and Science-Based Review

Mental Health

News, information and visualizations on a range of mental health topics including depression, anxiety and schizophrenia.

Cannabis compound may offer hope to schizophrenia sufferers

Cannabis compound may offer hope to schizophrenia sufferers

By on June 5, 2017 in Mental Health with 0 Comments

A promising trial has identified a possible new schizophrenia treatment, by testing the effects of cannabidiol (CBD) on rats. The results of the study suggest CBD may have a beneficial effect on the cognitive impairment and social withdrawal commonly associated with schizophrenia. Schizophrenia is believed to affect around 1.1% of the adult population globally. Many […]

Continue Reading »

Top