Tuesday, August 14, 2018

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 met with resistance when it comes to...

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 ahead of print in the Journal of...

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 hydration, fiber, and exercise will do the...

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 to control facial muscles on the affected...

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 are also choosing marijuana for a recreational...

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 ribs leading toward the navel, but can...

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 carry these bacteria.  The ticks pick up...

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 use medicinal marijuana as a means to...

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 chemotherapy or radiation treatment, smoking marijuana relieves...

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 releases the hormones thyroxine (T4) and triiodothyronine...

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 ongoing worry about the implications or concern...

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 their adult life. Back pain occurs most commonly...