CBD in Dentistry – Can Cannabis Cure Cavities?

Currently, the majority of research in medical marijuana focuses exclusively on analyzing its effectiveness in treating various ailments of the human body. Dental marijuana research has not been extensively investigated, and hallmark features critical to heal dentition with this medicinal drug are vastly unknown. This systematic research review aims to 1) identify various molecular caries (cavities) mechanisms and 2) determine future prospects of cannaboid research in dentistry.

Dental caries (rottenness) has been a somewhat intangible quality to measure, and attempts at eliminating it from dentistry have generally failed due to its intrinsic complexity. Dentistry pervades many aspects of our history and culture. During the mid 16th century of the Renaissance period, dental patients sought to use herbs such as rosemary charcoal to not only maintain proper oral hygiene, but to alleviate painful tooth decay that many can empathize with to this day. Sage shrubs were also used to become an effective...

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