medical cannabis

How Medical Marijuana Will Help Find Cures to Cancer and Other “Incurable Diseases”

We all know that there have been multiple studies showing the benefits the medical marijuana can help cure multiple diseases and symptoms of diseases, it is still...

Study: Medical Cannabis Patients Report Decreased Use of Opioids, Anti-Anxiety Medicines

SCRANTON, PA — Patients with legal access to medical cannabis decrease their use of opioids, anti-depressants, anti-anxiety drugs, and other medications, according to self-report data published online...

The Cannabis-Caca Connection: Can It Give You Relief?

A few years ago, US News & World Report published an article entitled, “8 Myths About Constipation,” (April 8, 2015). The article discounted the notion that enough...

Can Cannabinoids Help Bell’s Palsy Patients?

Bell’s Palsy Bell’s palsy, or idiopathic facial paralysis, is a form of facial paralysis resulting from dysfunction cranial nerve VII (the facial nerve) that results in the inability...

Study Shows That THC Helps Combat Depression

THC Decreases Brain Activity In The Face Of Negative Stimuli A team of researchers from The Netherlands published this study in the journal European Neuropsychology this month; it...

MARIJUANA USERS HAVE GOOD LUNGS (FOR TRANSPLANTING)

It was a very big deal when results of a major, long-term study into marijuana use and lung health revealed no link between cannabis use and respiratory...

How to Use Cannabis with Intention

Cultivating a successful relationship with cannabis involves a lot of different nuances. We talk about things like strain choice, dosage, set and setting – and today, we...

ANXIOUS? PARANOID? IT’S PROBABLY NOT THE WEED!

Park rangers, scientists and now immigrants have all weathered attacks from America’s new president. Make no mistake: if they’re not after you now, they soon will be....

CALIFORNIA EXTRACT COMPANY GIVES FREE POT TO CANCER PATIENTS!

Non-profit and community programs often spring up when there’s a gap to fill, and with the cannabis industry as young as it is, there are still a...

Can Cannabis Relieve Tinnitus?

With tinnitus, you hear a noise that no one around you hears.  This noise is usually a buzzing or ringing type sound, but it may be a...

Can the Right Strain Aid in Anorexia Recovery?

Anorexia is an acute loss of appetite, often associated with psychological factors.  Various stomach disorders, reactions to medications, and the use of illicit narcotics such as cocaine...

Can Cannabinoids Eliminate Nightmares?

NIGHTMARES A nightmare is an unpleasant dream that can cause a strong negative emotional response from the mind, typically fear and/or horror, but also despair, anxiety and great...

Can Cannabinoids Can Prevent Cluster Headaches?

Cluster Headaches Cluster headache, nicknamed “suicide headache”, is a neurological disease that involves, as its most prominent feature, an immense degree of pain.  “Cluster” refers to the tendency...

10 Nutrients Not Provided By Animal-Based Foods

Many people today especially children and teenagers eat more meats compared to that of their ancestors in olden days. At the same time, they eat less and...

5 Prescription Drugs That Could Literally Replaced By Marijuana

The battle for Cannabis legalization still continues. Many people in the 21st century are making the move from prescription drugs to marijuana. In fact, more and more people...

3 Reasons Medical Marijuana Should Be Our Anxiety Antidote

Approximately 40 million Americans suffer from anxiety— and I am one of them. so, it warms my heart to see that there is a non-pharmaceutic answer to anxiety...

Canadian Companies Add Cannabis Coverage to Health Insurance

After injuring his back while working as an elevator mechanic, Wayne Skinner suffered from chronic back pain for more than six years. After he found relief through...

Shingles (herpes zoster) – Is Cannabis a Treatment Option?

Shingles (Herpes Zoster) Caused by the same virus that causes chicken pox affects the nerve endings in the skin. Usually occurs on the skin of the abdomen under the...

Lyme Disease – Is Cannabis a Treatment?

Lyme disease is an inflammatory disease spread through a tick bite. Causes, incidence, and risk factors Lyme disease is caused by the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi (B. burgdorferi).  Certain ticks...

Cannabinoids Alleviate Symptoms of Bruxism

Bruxism is when you clench (tightly hold your top and bottom teeth together) or grind (slide your teeth back and forth over each other) your teeth. Causes, incidence,...

Mesothelioma patients turn to cannabis

People have inhaled cannabinoids for many generations, from the Scythians through its  ban by the federal U.S. government, and beyond. Now we find that patients suffering from mesothelioma cancer can...

Nausea and Medical Marijuana

Marijuana is also effective at reducing nausea and studies have proven that medical marijuana makes for an effective Antiemetic (antinausea) medication.  For people suffering from nauseas from...

Graves’ disease – Cannabis for Symptom Relief?

Causes The thyroid gland is an important organ of the endocrine system.  It is located in the front of the neck just below the voice box.  This gland...

Panic Disorder-Medical Marijuana treats symptoms effectively

Panic Disorder Panic disorder is an anxiety disorder characterized by recurring severe panic attacks.  It may also include significant behavioral change lasting at least a month and of...