Mother of 2 Says Medical Marijuana Is Saving Her Life

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Suffering from a bacterial brain infection, Vanessa’s symptoms include nerve pain, intense body aches, nausea , headaches, insomnia , and more. The nausea was pretty intense, and the pain in my body was beyond unbearable, level eight, nine, 10,” Vanessa said. “I

Arthritis Awareness Month

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Nerves fire, muscles pull and cartilage keeps things smooth – unless you have arthritis. Joint pain is frequently seen with arthritis, but other classes of pain can occur. The place where our bones meet is full of nerves. Typically, THC in cannabis is ideal for nerve pain.

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5 Benefits of Taking Cannabis During Chemotherapy

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For instance, delta 9-tetrahydrocannabinol or THC is responsible for giving the user a feeling of high. Let’s take a look at how cannabis is beneficial during chemo: Reduces pain and inflammation. Chemotherapy is synonymous with pain. Helps to deal with nerve pain.

How medical cannabis can help osteoarthritis

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As the cartilage declines, symptoms such as restricted movement, deformity of the joint, instability, weakness and pain increase. Treatments usually involve pain medication and anti-inflammatories. The pain and inflammation are addressed through these two active ingredients.

3 Medical Cannabis Strains Used to Treat Cancer

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In 1975, The Journal of the National Cancer Institute published a revolutionary study within the medical industry which showed that tumor growth slowed or stopped in laboratory mice after the use of THC and cannabis compounds. Increasing science-based evidence supports medical marijuana in the management of cancer symptoms including chemotherapy-induced nausea , vomiting, appetite stimulation and for pain management.

5 Important Applications of Medical Marijuana

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Here are 5 important applications of medical Marijuana: Nerve pain. Several diseases such as AIDs, cause intense pain to their victims, and often, the recognised medical options either have severe side effects or are simply inadequate.

‘Too costly, not enough evidence it works’, says UK in blow to cannabis campaigners

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Doctors are unwilling to prescribe medicinal cannabis, it said, as they are worried about the possible long-term effects on the brain, particularly from longer term exposure to THC, the psychoactive constituent in cannabis.

MS and Medical Cannabis

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Simply put, MS is a condition where the phospholipid myelin (the insulating coat around our nerve cells) is degraded. This causes damage to nerve tissues, decreased conduction, and central nervous system injury. The symptoms of MS span the gamut vision and eye problems, muscle spasms, nerve pain, confusion, depression, and fatigue. Conversely for the nerve pain, depressive features and resultant sleep issues can be dealt with via tetrahydrocannabinol (THC).

5 Ways Marijuana Helps Cancer Patients

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And in places where it is legal, cannabis is prescribed by doctors as an effective relaxant and pain suppressant. Marijuana carries strong anti-cancer property, and its various compounds like CBD and THC have been shown to combat and kill cancer cells. Reduced Pain.

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Cannabis for Sciatica: Can It Actually Help?

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Quite the contrary, the only official study that was ever performed on sciatica sufferers was with isolated THC. Also, there are many positive testimonies from people who’ve been self-medicating with “regular” cannabis, which contains THC, CBD, and many other cannabinoids.

How I Used Cannabis To Treat My MS, Chronic Pain, and Depression

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RELATED: How Cannabis Helps Me Be A Better Mom Despite My Chronic Pain & Illness. I started using CBD drops daily and vaping with a 1:1 CBD:THC pen. I was actually able to sleep the whole night without waking up even once with pain or fear of my health. By: Bainti Parmar .

Trulieve Gainesville Green (Ggr)

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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. After ceasing prescribed pharmaceutical use, I introduced Ggr into my wellness routine in addition to incorporating a CBD product and other Trulieve THC products (indica for nighttime use; sativa to add variety).

How Christina Evans Conquered Chronic Pain with Cannabis, Yoga Therapy

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Her ongoing symptoms included several neck injuries, full body numbness, and intensely frequent pain throughout her limbs and joints. It causes permanent destruction of the nerves, which can result in pain, paralysis or paresis, weakness, and stiffness in the back, shoulders, arms, or legs.

Your guide to hemp, cannabis, and all things CBD.

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The difference between the cannabinoids CBD and THC. the magic line is drawn at the amount of THC content in the plant. THC, then it is considered hemp. THC, it is considered cannabis and is Federally deemed as a Schedule 1 drug. THC rule, if a Cannabis sativa L.

Medical Marijuana vs. Recreational Marijuana

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The focus is mainly on the two out of 100 chemicals known as Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol(CBD). Recreational marijuana comes with a higher level of THC and is meant to provide consumers with the ‘high’ which comes as a side effect to its consumption.