Cannabis Effects on Opiate Abuse Rates

2021-03-21T19:56:21-04:00

The opioid overdose crisis falls among the most significant public health challenges, suffered by North Americans. The opioid epidemic was responsible for damaging the lives of over 70,327 people in the United States and 3,987 in Canada in 2017. These figures have continued to rise as the years go by, with little sign [...]

Cannabis Effects on Opiate Abuse Rates2021-03-21T19:56:21-04:00

DDD and Cannabis

2021-02-23T23:21:09-05:00

Discs within our spines are usually under regular change. These changes can be normal, but when it results in pain, it is known as Degenerative Disc Disorder. The discs within the human spine are flexible in nature. They can easily absorb shock in the spine and help it to twist in different directions. Without [...]

DDD and Cannabis2021-02-23T23:21:09-05:00

Cannabis for Pets

2021-02-23T23:20:45-05:00

Cannabis is the latest trend that’s proving to be influential in the wellness of pets. Most veterinary doctors are now realizing how this organic supplement can work in addition to conventional pet medication. Why give cannabis to pets? Most pets are constantly hit by conditions including anxiety, pain, and depression. These conditions can [...]

Cannabis for Pets2021-02-23T23:20:45-05:00

Glaucoma

2021-01-20T23:00:34-05:00

There exist a lot of focus in the U.S. and around the globe on the possible wellbeing impacts of using cannabis. A large part of the research is fulfilling, although there are dangers and questions with regards to medical marijuana.   One promising area where there's consideration is on marijuana and glaucoma. Does [...]

Glaucoma2021-01-20T23:00:34-05:00

MS and Cannabis

2020-12-30T12:17:31-05:00

Multiple Sclerosis, or MS, is a neurological disorder that influences our brain and the spinal cord. MS happens when the body’s immune system begins to attack its nerves instead of protecting it. This can prompt symptoms, including fatigue, visual impairment, muscle spasms, and coordination and cognition issues. Myelin is a fatty material responsible [...]

MS and Cannabis2020-12-30T12:17:31-05:00

Huntington’s Disease

2020-12-17T14:12:29-05:00

Medical Marijuana and Huntington's Disease Medical marijuana has risen into popularity over the last couple of years due to its medicinal properties. Among the benefits of cannabis is its ability to help those suffering from Huntington's Disease and relieve the side effects of the Disease. Huntington's Disease is a hereditary illness that [...]

Huntington’s Disease2020-12-17T14:12:29-05:00

Marijuana and HIV

2020-12-17T14:17:37-05:00

Marijuana and HIV: Can Medical Cannabis Help? Marijuana and HIV have been strongly linked since the start of the HIV epidemic. Nowadays, educating people about safety has reduced the occurrences of this disease. Also, modern drugs for HIV are more effective than past medications. Nonetheless, due to the increased access to medical cannabis, there is [...]

Marijuana and HIV2020-12-17T14:17:37-05:00

Hospice Care and Medical Marijuana

2020-12-04T12:39:53-05:00

Hospice Care and Medical Marijuana Medical marijuana is a popular drug in the United States, partly due to its ability to help people in their later life stages. There is no doubt that medical marijuana can help with many conditions, but can it help people living in hospice? What is Hospice Care? [...]

Hospice Care and Medical Marijuana2020-12-04T12:39:53-05:00

Chronic Pain and Medical Marijuana

2020-11-27T14:12:27-05:00

Chronic Pain and Medical Marijuana Chronic pain is a severe condition that affects millions of Americans. It disrupts our way of life and leads to a loss in productivity. Chronic pain can originate from several circumstances, and most people usually go for conventional treatments such as the highly addictive opioids, which are effective but [...]

Chronic Pain and Medical Marijuana2020-11-27T14:12:27-05:00

Spastic Movement Disorders

2020-12-17T14:11:40-05:00

Spastic movement disorders and cannabis What makes the cannabis plant is its cannabinoids, which are essential compounds that interact with receptors in the central nervous system, resulting in significant biological effects and an improvement in disease symptoms in different types of movement disorders. Various scientific studies show how dyskinesia and spastic movement disorders [...]

Spastic Movement Disorders2020-12-17T14:11:40-05:00