Marijuana is a diverse plant. For years, patients with different disorders have been using the herb to self-medicate and alleviate many painful symptoms. Now that modern medicine is finally seeing the potential uses of cannabis, the plant has been legalized for medical purposes in many states for several different conditions. It’s also entering a golden age of production.
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Patients use Percocet, a pharmaceutical drug, to treat their pain symptoms all the time. But, like other medication, Percocet comes with risks — in this case, severe risks.
No wonder so many folks with chronic pain make the switch to medical marijuana! It packs the same punch as Percocet for tons of patients, letting them supplement or totally replace their prescription… Read more
On October 19, 2017, Peru’s government passed a bill to legalize marijuana for medical use. Thanks to local advocacy and scientific research, Peruvian officials understood the importance of medical marijuana and pushed for the freedom to medicate.
Here’s what you need to know about the recent change:
Despite having a conservative majority, Peru’s Congress… Read more
There is no doubt professional football players deal with a lot of pain. Despite their physical conditioning, NFL players push their bodies to perform, sometimes beyond their capabilities. Players often suffer muscle strains and sprains, bumps and bruises or the occasional concussion.
During a typical NFL career, a professional player consumes countless over the counter anti-inflammatories,… Read more
The state of Georgia could be joining 29 other states and Washington, D.C., in the legalization of medical marijuana.
Since the passing of House Bill 1 in 2014, the state has allowed patients with eight specific medical conditions to possess medical marijuana oil without prosecution. Six more conditions were added to the list this year, which now includes diseases and symptoms like seizures,… Read more
After considering the side effects and dependency potential of standard sleep medicine, some patients opt for medical marijuana to help them sleep. Since it has fewer dependency issues and milder side effects, cannabis helps tons of folks with their insomnia without the risks.
Many of these patients medicate with edibles. Edibles are an accessible and familiar way to consume marijuana. Not… Read more
Most folks with a medical marijuana card have to travel outside of their home state from time to time. After all, medical marijuana patients go on work trips, visit loved ones and go on vacation like everyone else. But, since cannabis laws vary from state to state, it can be difficult to determine how to medicate when out of state.
Things get especially tricky when you need to buy new medicine… Read more
Your teeth and mouth are two essential parts of your body. They help you eat and speak — two incredibly vital life skills!
As a comprehensive marijuana health source, we would be remiss to skip over the details about maintaining oral health while using cannabis.
Fortunately, keeping your mouth and teeth healthy while medicating with marijuana is simple. Many of the principles have to do… Read more
While the United States has state laws that neatly categorize legislation by area, the reality isn’t that simple. If you live near a state border or in a smaller state, you might regularly go to a nearby state. Or, you might have just moved to a new state and have to follow new laws.
Since marijuana is only legalized in certain state’s legislation rather than federal law, what you… Read more
After an intense workout, sore muscles are a given. Products are available at every drug store and market claiming to help with aching muscles and some work — to a point. Topicals infused with marijuana are assisting patients across the country with issues like inflammation and arthritis. But could applying these creams to your aching muscles after your workout provide relief?
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Published at Tue, 28 Nov 2017 05:00:00 +0000