3 Medical Cannabis Strains Used to Treat Cancer

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Increasing science-based evidence supports medical marijuana in the management of cancer symptoms including chemotherapy-induced nausea , vomiting, appetite stimulation and for pain management. For cancer patients seeking relief from appetite loss, stress, insomnia, pain and nerve pain/damage, GDP is the ideal indica choice. This strain is typically best reserved for high-pain moments or times when the patient is able to rest and relax because it is heavy on the body.

Learn How Medical Marijuana can be Used to Treat IBS

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According to the irritablebowelsyndrome.net website, IBS is defined as “abdominal discomfort or pain associated with changes in bowel habits that occur at least three days per month during the previous three months.” Patients who suffer from this condition also face other symptoms that are painful, inconvenient -to say the least, -and lower their quality of life. A second option available for treating pain is the Sativa-dominant hybrid Harlequin.

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Stop Hurting, Start Living: A Guide to Medical Marijuana for Back Pain

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A man in blue shirt feeling pain on his back. Back pain from work. spine pain. Did you know that back pain affects about 31 million Americans at any given time? One option to combat the pain is to use medical marijuana. Does Medical Marijuana Relieve Back Pain?

The Best Cannabis Strains for Meditation

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Sativa and indica strains. Sativa and indica strains are the main subspecies that deliver a polar effect. Sativa strain is responsible for stimulating the mind and imparts a euphoric effect. It is a strain that has 30% Sativa and 70% indica. Are you into meditation?

Harvard Professor’s Thoughts on Marijuana and Pain

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Could medical marijuana be your best option for pain management? Writing on the Harvard Health Blog , Grinspoon makes the case for marijuana as an alternative to opioids and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), stating: The most common use of medical marijuana in the United States is for pain control. General nerve pain and pain related to multiple sclerosis are among the more specific forms of pain that Grinspoon claims marijuana is able to ease.

Trulieve Gainesville Green (Ggr)

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Trulieve’s Sunshine Cannabis Gainesville Green (Yes, that Gainesville Green) is a sativa-dominant hybrid reminiscent of the “piney legend” with a pure retro pine flavor. As a medical marijuana patient living with chronic nerve pain and disc deterioration, pain management is an on-going challenge. A side effect of chronic pain is fatigue, headaches or migraines, depression and more. *This strain profile includes editorial commentary from the writer.

Medical Marijuana vs. Recreational Marijuana

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Indica Vs Sativa : Indica and the sativa are the two major types of cannabis plant containing different levels of THC and CBD. Whereas Sativa has a higher THC content and gives you the desired euphoria. Although the results aren’t guaranteed and the treatment often shady, marijuana is also used to provide relief in case of chronic pain and nausea resulting from chemotherapy. By Kathy T. Cooley.