Marijuana and Epilepsy

2022-05-25T19:06:52-04:00

Cannabis is known by many names - the most common is marijuana. Cannabis is the Latin name used most often by botanists and pharmaceutical companies. The word marijuana usually refers to the leaves and female flowers of the cannabis plant. Medical cannabis is whole plant marijuana or chemicals in the plant used for [...]

Marijuana and Epilepsy2022-05-25T19:06:52-04:00

What is Tetrahydrocannabinol – Delta-8 THC

2022-05-18T20:18:16-04:00

Delta-8 tetrahydrocannabinol, also known as delta-8 THC, is a psychoactive substance found in the Cannabis sativa plant, of which marijuana and hemp are two varieties. Delta-8 THC is one of over 100 cannabinoids produced naturally by the cannabis plant but is not found in significant amounts in the cannabis plant. It is important for consumers [...]

What is Tetrahydrocannabinol – Delta-8 THC2022-05-18T20:18:16-04:00

CBD or THC Effects

2022-05-11T21:59:39-04:00

What is CBD? Cannabidiol (CBD) is a chemical in the Cannabis sativa plant, also known as cannabis or hemp. One specific form of CBD is approved as a drug in the U.S. for seizure. This includes cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), two natural compounds found in plants of the Cannabis genus. Over 80 chemicals, known as cannabinoids, have been [...]

CBD or THC Effects2022-05-11T21:59:39-04:00

Anxiety and MMJ

2022-05-04T20:49:29-04:00

Does cannabis cause or treat anxiety? Anxiety is a feeling of worry, tension, nervousness, or fear relating to a specific event or situation. People with anxiety often also experience some physical symptoms, including an increased heartbeat or sweating. It is a normal reaction in response to stress or stressful situations. However, if people experience excessive [...]

Anxiety and MMJ2022-05-04T20:49:29-04:00

Medical Marijuana and the Heart

2022-04-27T22:12:46-04:00

Marijuana is a popular drug in the United States. While some see it as safe, others view it as a harmful drug. It’s essential to understand how marijuana affects heart health, especially for individuals with heart conditions. As with most other health conditions, there is a need for more studies to fully understand the [...]

Medical Marijuana and the Heart2022-04-27T22:12:46-04:00

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

2022-04-20T20:44:38-04:00

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) is a general term defining conditions of chronic inflammation of the bowels. The most common conditions include Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease which both fall under autoimmune disorders. Autoimmune disorders consist of indirect attacks from the immune system, and in IBD patients, this is hugely aimed at the gastrointestinal tract [...]

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)2022-04-20T20:44:38-04:00

Epilepsy

2022-04-13T17:40:29-04:00

Epilepsy is a neurological seizure disorder that attacks the central nervous system. After years of stigmatization medical marijuana is getting popular as a possible treatment for epilepsy. Epilepsy, also known as seizure disorder, manifests when the nerve cell activity is improper, resulting in seizures. Epilepsy sufferers may have the diagnosis due to brain injuries [...]

Epilepsy2022-04-13T17:40:29-04:00

Crohn’s Disease

2022-04-06T17:35:23-04:00

Crohn’s disease is a specific type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Crohn’s disease sufferers experience inflammation and irritation in different parts of their digestive tract. This prompts numerous unwanted symptoms including. Nausea Loss of appetite Cramping and abdominal pain Diarrhea Fatigue Weight loss The symptoms of Crohn’s disease can vary in severity from one [...]

Crohn’s Disease2022-04-06T17:35:23-04:00

CBD and Pets

2022-03-30T17:40:49-04:00

CBD is the second most prevalent cannabis compound which possesses several health benefits. Harvard Medical School reports that while CBD is an essential cannabis compound, it also comes from the hemp plant. CBD derived from the marijuana plant by itself does not cause a ‘high’”. Furthermore, a 2017 report by World Health Organization states, [...]

CBD and Pets2022-03-30T17:40:49-04:00

Does medical marijuana for Tremor contribute to psychosis

2022-03-23T18:01:54-04:00

People experiencing tremors experience something more than just uncontrollable shaking. They also experience severe symptoms like insomnia, anxiety, and depression, that can influence daily activities. Medical cannabis can help ease some symptoms of tremors and provide the necessary relief you carry out daily activities. Tremors worsen due to stress and may often resolve with [...]

Does medical marijuana for Tremor contribute to psychosis2022-03-23T18:01:54-04:00