Uses of Medicinal Cannabis – Alternative Medicine

For the past many years, patients have been using alternative medicine or medicinal cannabis to relieve them from depression as well as from back pain. Other than...
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Chronic Ailments relief with Medical Cannabis

Although a subject of mass controversy, medical cannabis has been gaining wide importance in the field of holistic medicine and therapy, offering relief to patients of chronic...
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Cannabis Plant for Chronic Pain – Brief History

Seeds, flowers, roots and buds of cannabis plant have been in use as oil, powder, drinks, paste, drugs and edibles in the treatment of health problems for...
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Cannabis for chronic pain – Impacts & Benefits

Cannabis is a widely used drug, having users belonging to different age groups. It is mostly inhaled; the flowers and leaves of Cannabis sativa are used in pipes,...

Epilepsy and Marijuana: Cannabis Drug Reduces Dravet Syndrome Seizures in Large-Scale Clinical Trial

A marijuana-based drug has shown promising results as a treatment for a rare and deadly form of epilepsy in its first large-scale clinical trial. In the randomized...
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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...

Cannabis Detoxing Symptoms and Withdrawal Remedies

For whatever reason–be it a drug test, tolerance break, nutrition, or something else–you’ve decided to detox from cannabis. Although detoxing is sometimes synonymous with withdrawal, a THC...

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...

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....

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...

Cannabinoids, like those found in marijuana, occur naturally in human breast milk

Woven into the fabric of the human body is an intricate system of proteins known as cannabinoid receptors that are specifically designed to process cannabinoids such as...

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...

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...

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...

Medical Marijuana and Chronic Back Pain

Medical Marijuana and Chronic Back Pain Chronic Back Pain is one of the most common illnesses seen by physicians.  Almost everyone has back pain at some time in...

Science Proves It: Medical Marijuana Treats Incontinence

Urinary incontinence is defined as a loss of bladder control.  Incontinence can result from several biological factors, including weak bladder muscles and inflammation, as well as from...

Surprise! 92% of Medical Marijuana Users Say That It Works!

A 2013 survey in the New England Journal of Medicine found that nearly 8-in-10 doctors approved the use of medical marijuana. Now, a wide-ranging survey in California finds that...

Well, Duh: Evidence Shows That Medical Marijuana ACTUALLY Works!

The most common reason that people seek out medical marijuana is for chronic pain. According to a report released earlier in January by the National Academies of Sciences,...