Neuropathy

2021-12-01T20:26:13-05:00

Neuropathy is when the nerves surrounding the spinal cord and brain, are damaged. The damaged nerves usually transmit signals between your nervous system within the brain and spinal cord to the entire body. Therefore, damage to these nerves can prompt great discomfort, pain, and weakness. Types of Neuropathy Several types of neuropathy usually result [...]

Neuropathy2021-12-01T20:26:13-05:00

Brain Cancer

2021-11-23T19:22:05-05:00

The chances of getting diagnosed with cancer as you go through life is high. A cancer diagnosis is a difficult and scary situation to handle, and this is especially true when it's brain cancer. While high-level treatment is helpful, the average survival rate for brain cancer is less than a year. The traditional treatment [...]

Brain Cancer2021-11-23T19:22:05-05:00

Anxiety

2021-11-16T21:12:59-05:00

Marijuana and anxiety have a distinct relationship. Many people consider that turning to cannabis during stressful moments can help reduce levels of anxiety and discomfort. But how does it happen? What is Anxiety? Anxiety is the body’s natural response to stress. Usually, anxiety comes with feelings of fear and uncertainty. While stress and anxiety [...]

Anxiety2021-11-16T21:12:59-05:00

SLE (Lupus)

2021-11-09T19:46:31-05:00

The popularity of medical marijuana makes it useful for many conditions. But can marijuana help with SLE lupus? What is Lupus (SLE)? Lupus (SLE) is an inflammatory disease that results when the immune system attacks its tissues. When you suffer from lupus, the immune system generates antibodies to block viruses and bacteria. Also, when [...]

SLE (Lupus)2021-11-09T19:46:31-05:00

Parkinson’s Disease

2021-11-02T20:26:53-04:00

Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is a degenerative disorder that affects the nervous system. The disease is characterized by shaky hands. Staying for long without treating the condition can lead to difficult movements. Patients experience a reduction in motor skills and movement becomes difficult. The disease is also characterized by other symptoms including emotional problems, sensory [...]

Parkinson’s Disease2021-11-02T20:26:53-04:00

MS (Multiple Sclerosis)

2021-10-27T18:01:14-04:00

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an autoimmune disorder that disrupts the brain, nerves, and spinal cord. It controls the immune system to attack the myelin that coats the nerve fibres. There is no cure for MS, but current treatments slow the disease’s progression and alleviate its symptoms. Common symptoms of multiple sclerosis include: Numbness and [...]

MS (Multiple Sclerosis)2021-10-27T18:01:14-04:00

Cannabis and schizophrenia; does it cause it?

2021-10-19T23:42:29-04:00

Cannabis and schizophrenia; does it cause it? Cannabis is gaining popularity due to its few side effects when compared to other drugs. But this doesn’t mean it’s safe. Cannabis may put some people at risk of developing serious side effects when used improperly. One primary area we need to focus on is marijuana and [...]

Cannabis and schizophrenia; does it cause it?2021-10-19T23:42:29-04:00

Depression

2021-10-13T20:23:37-04:00

Depression affects about one in ten adults in the United States every year. This means that a total of 18 million sufferers in the US suffer from the condition. With such statistics, we might be close to an epidemic. Depression is so prevalent that you may know at least two people around you who [...]

Depression2021-10-13T20:23:37-04:00

Anxiety

2021-10-06T18:17:02-04:00

Anxiety Medical marijuana has a unique link with anxiety. Many people turn to cannabis during stressful times to reduce levels of anxiety levels and discomfort. But how does it work? Most of us know about medical marijuana for anxiety, but does it a remedy? In this article, we will take a deep dive into [...]

Anxiety2021-10-06T18:17:02-04:00

Terminal illness and Medical Marijuana

2021-09-23T22:04:47-04:00

Terminal illness is any condition in the later stages that is currently beyond treatment and is forecasted to make the patient die. A common example of terminal illness is metastatic cancer that continues to spread despite chemotherapy. Another example could be a persistent infection that isn’t responding to treatment. It could also be a [...]

Terminal illness and Medical Marijuana2021-09-23T22:04:47-04:00