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Mums key to treating Alzheimer's and arthritis

A special protein which helps protect women during pregnancy also unlocks clues to treat or even prevent age-related disorders such as Alzheimer’s and arthritis. That’s what a research paper led by University of Wollongong and Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute PhD student Jordan Cater has found. Mr Carter was part of an international research team which found that a… Read More »

CBD oil: British man explains why he switched painkillers for CBD oil to manage arthritis

CBD oil is an oil made from cannabidiol, which is a chemical compound found in the cannabis plant. Cannabidiol is non-psychoactive and has recently been hailed for having various health benefits, such as for the treatment of epilepsy – although in-depth studies have yet to prove a definite benefit. CBD oil is being studied in… Read More »