December 3, 2021

Parkinson’s disease and cannabinoids

Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative brain disorder that affects the production of dopamine. PD symptoms appear progressively by manifesting less motor control and patients may […]
November 20, 2021

Menopause symptoms and treatments | Benefits of cannabis for women’s health

Menopause is a natural transition in women’s life associated with body and hormone imbalances. Some of them can be uncomfortable experiences (such as hot flashes, insomnia, […]
November 12, 2021

Psoriasis Disease and the Cannabis sativa

Psoriasis is a chronic inflammatory skin disease that is characterized by the differentiation of keratinocyte dysregulation, but oxidative stress also plays an important role in the […]
November 6, 2021

Extraction of compounds from the Cannabis sativa plant

Cannabis is the genus of a plant that belongs to the Cannabaceae family, it has been used for medicinal purposes for millennia, its first use being […]
October 30, 2021

Autoimmune diseases and cannabis sativa

Autoimmune diseases are a group of different diseases that originate from the fact that the immune system starts to produce antibodies against the components of our […]
October 18, 2021

The endocannabinoid system

The endocannabinoid system is formed by cannabinoid receptors, endocannabinoids, metabolizing enzymes, and the membrane transporter
October 6, 2021

Piauhy Labs opens its research facility at Biocant Park

The medical Cannabis company is set to begin its new research in the Science and Technology Park located in Cantanhede, center of Portugal.
September 27, 2021

Alzheimer’s | A review

Neurodegenerative diseases pose a major threat to human health. These age-dependent disorders are becoming increasingly prevalent, in part because the elderly population has increased in recent […]
September 21, 2021


Epilepsy is a disease characterized by a recurrent predisposition to epileptic seizures. It is a disease with neurobiological, cognitive, psychological and social consequences. Epilepsy is a […]