Cannabis improves fertility in men, beats colorectal cancer, chronic pain

With the increased legalisation of cannabis, especially medical marijuana, researchers are interested in finding out more about its effects on health. One area that is currently under exploration is that of marijuana’s effect on fertility. As recent research shows, men in Western countries are facing a fertility crisis. Sperm count in males of reproductive age […]

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How moi-moi leaf plant prevents kidney, liver damage

Moi moi leaf plant (Thaumatococcus daniellii) Nigerian researchers have demonstrated how Moi moi leaf plant (Thaumatococcus danielli) protects against the complications of diabetes such as kidney damage as well as liver failure. In fact, research has shown that Thaumatococcus daniellii seed is a natural source of antioxidant principles. It also showed that the in vivo […]

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Canada short of cannabis two days after drug became legal

Canadians were so excited about getting their hands on some legal, recreational marijuana such that the country is reportedly experiencing a shortage. Police were called to help shops struggling to handle long queues and with frustrated people unable to buy cannabis. Bill Blair, a former Toronto police chief who has led the government’s legalisation programme, told public broadcaster CBC […]

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