Monthly Archives: January 2019

How Medical Marijuana Can Help Chronic or Intractable Pain

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Chronic Pain or Intractable Pain NAS 2017 Report: There is substantial evidence that cannabis is an effective treatment for chronic pain in adults. The endocannabinoid system (ECS) has a clinically important role in mediation of pain, spasticity, and seizure threshold, among other effects and marijuana has various analgesic components: THC, CBD, terpenoids, and caryophyllene. Cannabis […]

How Medical Marijuana Studies Have Shown To Help Cancer

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Cancer Cannabis has an antiemetic effect in allaying nausea associated with chemotherapy. Patients may get a better result from cannabis over synthetic THC without as many side effects because of the additional compounds in cannabis. Cannabis works well in instances of anticipatory nausea. Cannabis is effective in treating the pain associated with cancer. Cannabis’s effectiveness […]

How Medical Marijuana Can Help PTSD

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PTSD – Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Cannabis can help post-traumatic stress has been known for decades. THC can help alleviate PTSD symptoms by exerting a calming influence and reducing nightmares. Cannabidiol’s anti-anxiety effects can help PTSD sufferers by reducing traumatic and intrusive thought Reductions in Circulating Endocannabinoid Levels in Individuals with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Following Exposure […]