Smoking weed can help treat many different medical conditions. According to the National Institutes of Health, marijuana, or cannabis, has been used to treat ailments for at least 3,000 years. Today, people use marijuana to lessen the symptoms of diseases such as depression, anxiety, epilepsy, cancer and more. Read on to learn more about the medicinal effects of smoking weed.
Cannabis is commonly used to alleviate symptoms of panic disorders, but someone looking for quick answers might have trouble sifting through the contradictions and misconceptions about marijuana left over from the U.S. War on Drugs.
Marijuana is becoming legal in more states across the country as researchers study the therapeutic effects that this compound has on a person's endocannabinoid system. However, many employers will not support the usage of marijuana due to the psychoactive compounds found in THC.
Friday, September 28th, 2018
There are specific differences between the two main types of cannabis though. Indica and sativa strains, having such different effects, are used for various reasons both medically and recreationally.
Tuesday, September 25th, 2018
The medical marijuana world is new to so many people and with it comes a lot of confusion, resistance and questions. It’s not always easy to find doctors who agree that medical marijuana is world changing for their patients, and without a beginner's guide to buying cannabis, it’s easy to feel lost. We’ve compiled a list of the only medical marijuana resources you will ever need, to help you find your way through the laws, questions, and locating helpful, accepting doctors.
Thursday, August 30th, 2018
If you are living in the U.S., then you have probably come across the phrase marijuana dispensary. If you are still wondering why the term marijuana dispensary, it is due to the fact that pharmacies are prohibited from prescribing it.
Thursday, August 30th, 2018
Curaleaf New York will host a Cannabis 101 educational seminar next week to provide local cancer patients, survivors and caregivers with important information about New York State’s medical marijuana program and what it offers for patients across the city.
With all the research being carried out on medical marijuana, it might be useful to know the different strains of cannabis we have out there. Check out this little article for a little insight.
Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
Marijuana has often used as a recreational drug in the past, but with the increasing number studies proving its medicinal effects, more people are beginning to realize there is more to this plant than just getting high.
Thursday, January 18th, 2018
Advil, Tylenol, and Aspirin are OTC drugs commonly found in every medicine cabinet. But their benefits often mirror those reported by patients who have experimented with cannabidiol (CBD) as an alternative.
Monday, January 15th, 2018
Vaporizing medical marijuana has become a popular activity because of the many health benefits that come along with it. Vaporizing is also a more convenient and safe way to inhale marijuana compared to smoking a joint. Take a look at some reasons why you should start vaporizing medical marijuana for your health.
Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
Regardless what’s your view on using marijuana for recreational purpose, its medical benefits cannot be denied. So it should have a “fair trial” and not be discarded as a medicine, implying controlled, THC-free usage, which should be distinguished from the illegal drug abuse.
Medical marijuana vaporizers are finally on the scene! Made to assist patients who need cannabis for medicinal reasons, they are ideal for people who are unable to swallow or smoke.
With daily pot usage, comes some minor and minimal effects. For a lack of better words, we will call them "marijuana withdrawals."
CBD is one of at least 113 active cannabinoids in cannabis. The following info graphic about medical cannabidiol was original posted on Shoutability.com.
Tuesday, November 15th, 2016
If you are looking to get your marijuana delivered to your doorstep, you might have to jump through a couple of hoops and wait for new laws to be developed. The majority of states have banned the delivery of recreational marijuana, and only a select few states allow the delivery of medical marijuana.
Thursday, September 29th, 2016
Who is funding the politicians opposed to marijuana legalization? You won't believe it until you read it with your own eyes!
Tuesday, August 16th, 2016
It just so happens to be that for the plethora of reasons people use cannabis, the most common reason of all is for the way marijuana helps them manage stress. In fact, stress reduction and anxiety relief is the most commonly reported reason people say they smoke weed.
It is already an approved evidence that medical marijuana contains special chemicals which have very effective results on many diseases and illnesses such as: cancer, epileptic seizures, Alzheimer’s disease, Glaucoma, chronic pains, aches, nerve pain relief, anxiety and a lot more.
In response to this chaotic lack of regulation, insular groups are attempting to solidify Proposition D as the local licensing structure.