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Spasticity Relief through Marijuana Therapy

Muscle spasms are one of the most common reasons for prescription of medical marijuana. Previous studies showed a positive correlation of marijuana treatment for relieving the spasms, often showing significant improvement in human and animal trials. Research into the treatment of spasticity through marijuana was abandoned however, mostly because of [...]

By | 2018-08-24T20:24:18+00:00 August 24th, 2018|Conditions, Education, medical marijuana|0 Comments

Terpenes, Aroma and Flavors of Medical Marijuana

Cannabis is most commonly associated with the chemical compounds found in the plant. Specifically, the cannabinnoids THC and CBD that attach to the endocannabinoid receptors in animals are the reasons this plant is famous for. This takes away from some of the other, less known features of cannabis. Apart from [...]

By | 2018-08-24T20:19:02+00:00 August 15th, 2018|Education, medical marijuana, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Opioid Crisis in America

It’s a well-known fact that America is embroiled in an opioid epidemic. Like many other countries around the world, the country is fighting hard to take control of the situation. Studies indicate that over 2 million American adults have become addicted to strong prescription medicines and illegal drugs, such [...]

By | 2018-07-19T19:34:18+00:00 July 19th, 2018|Education, medical marijuana|0 Comments

Medical Marijuana and Parkinson’s Disease

The European Journal of Pain recently published a study on the effects of Marijuana on motor and non-motor symptoms of Parkinson’s disease. The study, which was conducted by the Rabin Medical Center and Tel Aviv University, found motor control and pain symptoms improved in the 30 minutes following exposure to cannabis. Earlier, the [...]

By | 2018-07-04T02:29:50+00:00 July 4th, 2018|Conditions, Education, medical marijuana|0 Comments

Medical Marijuana and Appetite Stimulation

Patients who have used medical marijuana for treatment of any disorder or medical condition would know that the drug stimulates hunger and increases metabolism. Consumption of medical marijuana is particularly useful for disorders which result in loss of hunger. While medical marijuana is not legalized for treatment of medical conditions [...]

By | 2018-07-04T02:31:24+00:00 June 11th, 2018|Conditions, Education, medical marijuana|0 Comments