Anti-Nausea: How Cannabis Plays a Role

Anti-Nausea: How Cannabis Plays a Role

While not explicitly a medical condition, and rarely a life-threatening symptom, nausea is still one of the most common symptoms that occur in many dangerous diseases such as cancer and multiple sclerosis. It can even be a simple reaction to the treatment for a specific disease, such as the vomiting normally associated with chemotherapy. Those […]

Cannabinoid Power and Multiple Sclerosis!

Cannabinoid Power and Multiple Sclerosis!

At a rate of nearly 200 a week, people across America are being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. This chronic degenerative condition in the central nervous system can cause muscular weakness, inflammation, and even a loss of motor control in its victims, and over time they will become permanently disabled or even die from the disease. […]

Insomnia: How Cannabis Can Help

Insomnia: How Cannabis Can Help

Insomnia is an incredibly common symptom of millions of people, making them unable to sleep for an adequate amount of time or fail to receive the correct quality of sleep. Patients with insomnia suffer in one or both areas of quality resting: falling asleep and staying asleep. Insomnia is known to be caused by a […]

Liver Fibrosis: Halting Organ Failure with Cannabis

Liver Fibrosis: Halting Organ Failure with Cannabis

The medical journal known as Cell Death and Disease recently conducted studies on liver fibrosis and possible treatments for this horrendous condition. Liver fibrosis is an excessive tissue buildup in the liver which can cause failure of the organ and even death. The Cell Death and Disease study discovered that a chemical in cannabis called […]

Intraocular Pressure: Relief from Glaucoma

Intraocular Pressure: Relief from Glaucoma

Due to cannabis’ possessing over 400 different chemical components, many of whose potential has not been fully researched, the plant is known for being able to aid in the treatment of multiple conditions and diseases. One of the more common conditions that cannabis is used to treat is glaucoma, a disease of the eyes whose […]

THC, CBD, and Crohn’s

THC, CBD, and Crohn’s

Crohn’s disease is commonly believed to be a condition caused by a combination of genetic and environmental factors (stress, bacterial infections, and a poor diet) that causes a leak in the intestines that allows bacteria to enter the intestinal tissue and cause inflammation and severe pain. The disease has also been known to lead to […]

Pain Management With Cannabis

Pain Management With Cannabis

Chronic pain affects a huge number of patients who all suffer from a wide variety of diseases and injuries, from AIDS to cancer to multiple sclerosis and even degenerative bone disorders or severe burns. Regardless of the original problem, chronic pain will always be a symptom whose frequency and severity differ from patient to patient. […]