Cannabis could help reverse memory loss and stop mental decline

Research on mice has shown that low doses of THC, the “high” inducing chemical in cannabis, can put the brakes on mental decline

Cannabis could slow down – or even reverse – memory loss and other brain ageing effects in older people according to scientists.

Research on mice has shown that low doses of THC, the “high” inducing chemical in cannabis, can put the brakes on mental decline.

But the benefits were only seen in older mice, said the researchers.

When young animals were exposed to THC, their memory and learning performance got worse….

Source: Cannabis could help reverse memory loss and stop mental decline – Birmingham Mail

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