Cannabinoids: Tackling the Cardiovascular Problems

Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) are the leading cause of death and disability in the world, with a major impact on longevity and healthcare costs in the U.S. Dr. Smoum-Jaouni examines the endocannabinoid system, CB 1 and CB 2 expression in the CV system, and the impact of cannabis on the regulation of vessel contractility. Specific diseases will be discussed including diabetes, atherosclerosis and restenosis, and ischemia/reperfusion injury.

Note: Purchase of this medical cannabis education course grants one learner one year’s access to lessons and quizzes (access expires 365 days from date of course activation).