Marijuana’s unexpected effects on sex

Endocannabinoids do play a role in sexual function, however, with the cannabinoid receptor mapped to several brain areas involved in sexual function, according to a cross-sectional study published in Sexual Medicine. Both cannabinoids and endocannabinoids interact with hormones and neurotransmitters that mediate sexual behavior. Let’s take a look at what evidence exists on the relationship between sexual function […]

Is Smoking Weed Good or Bad for Erectile Dysfunction (ED)?

Marijuana comes from the leaves, stems, seeds, and flowers of the Cannabis sativa hemp plant. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, marijuana’s main chemical is delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). It also has over 100 related chemicals known as cannabinoids.Marijuana is smoked in hand-rolled cigarettes (joints) or inhaled through pipes (bongs). Some people make marijuana tea […]

Can marijuana affect a man’s sexual function?

Marijuana is a popular drug used for recreational and medicinal purposes. Derived from Cannabis sativa, a hemp plant, it can be smoked, eaten in foods, or brewed as a tea. Typical marijuana mixtures contain about 500 ingredients. Roughly 160 of these are cannabinoids – chemicals that bind with proteins in the body called cannabinoid receptors. […]