True Relief for Brain Tumors

True Relief for Brain Tumors

Research released in February may point to cannabis as a key player in the fight against brain tumors. GW Pharmaceuticals, a leader in cannabis research and product development in the UK, published the results of a clinical study on the effectiveness of cannabinoids (chemical found in the cannabis plant) in the survival rates of patients […]

Epilepsy Relief from Down Under

Epilepsy Relief from Down Under

While epilepsy relief could be the most famous positive effect of cannabis in the last decade, much of its success stories have not been reinforced with official studies or research. This cognitive dissonance has largely come to an end in recent years, with new studies being revealed on just how powerful the cannabis plant can […]

Medical Cannabis and Anxiety

Medical Cannabis and Anxiety

Most people have feelings of nervousness or anxiety as a normal reaction to stress. However, for people with anxiety disorders, the anxiety they feel is ever-present and can become excessive, impacting work, relationships, and overall quality of life. Anxiety disorders are a group of mental illnesses, which include social anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), panic […]

Cannabis and Chronic Pain

Cannabis and Chronic Pain

About 100 million people in the United States – or one-third of the population – suffer from chronic pain. A diagnosis of chronic pain occurs when the pain lasts for 12 weeks or more, and it persists beyond the usual course of an acute disease or the healing of an injury. The leading cause of long-term […]

A Natural Way to Treat Migraines

A Natural Way to Treat Migraines

If you’ve ever experiences a migraine, you know that it is much worse than a regular headache. In addition to pain, symptoms of migraines include sensitivity to light, sound, and smell, as well as nausea and vomiting. In the United States, 35 million people suffer from migraines. Statistics show that migraines occur more commonly in […]

Cannabis’ Big Entrance: Treatment of Epilepsy

Cannabis’ Big Entrance: Treatment of Epilepsy

Cannabis’ holistic and healing powers may be best known nowadays for their ability to fight seizures due to the media storm around the Charlotte’s Web strain that was recently revealed to the world. While only recently known by the greater populace, studies on the anticonvulsant properties of cannabis have been conducted as far back as […]

How Cannabis is Crucial in the Treatment of PTSD

How Cannabis is Crucial in the Treatment of PTSD

There still rages much debate about medical marijuana’s viability as a treatment for PTSD, or Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, with some states like California allowing it while others like Colorado are against its use for this specific condition. With as many as 31% of veterans diagnosed with PTSD, where states stand on the matter is a […]