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Health Benefits of Medical Marijuana

Health Benefits of Medical Marijuana

Marijuana has long been used for therapeutic purposes. Scientific studies reveal that there are many benefits of cannabis use.  Although there are some potential side-effects, these can be minimized by vaping marijuana instead of smoking it.

Medical Cannabis For Chronic Pain

Medical Cannabis for Chronic Pain

The most common reason that people use medical cannabis for chronic pain. Both THC and CBD in cannabis have analgesic effects and studies backing this show astounding results. For instance, a clinical trial conducted in Canada has found that three puffs a day of cannabis help people with chronic nerve pain due to injury or surgery feel less pain and sleep better. Mark Ware, […]

Smoking Marijuana Linked to Gum Disease

Smoking Marijuana Linked to Gum Disease

It turns out smoking marijuana is not so great for you. A study in the Journal of the American Medical Association found that heavy marijuana smokers are at risk for gum disease. The researchers tracked the data on marijuana use and tobacco smoking in a group of middle age people born between 1972 and 1973. They […]

Cannabis Use May Stop Vision Loss, Study Says

Cannabis Use May Stop Vision Loss, Study Says

For years, cannabis has been widely used to help treat certain diseases like glaucoma. The good news is that it can also be beneficial to retinitis pigmentosa. What is Retinitis Pigmentosa? Retinitis pigmentosa (RP) is an inherited, degenerative eye disorder that leads to severe vision impairment and blindness. The disease affects roughly 1 in 4,000 […]

Vaporizing Cannabis: A Healthy Alternative for Non-Smokers

Vaporizing has been around for the past years and for good reasons. Vaporizing Cannabis is a smoke-free way of consuming marijuana with noticeable health benefits. Unlike smoking, this method does not involve burning or combustion of herb. As a result,  they do not give off tar and other carcinogens that can cause lung-related diseases. 

Medical Cannabis May Help Ease HIV Symptoms

Medical Cannabis May Help Ease HIV Symptoms

In the past few decades, medical cannabis has become an increasingly common alternative therapy for patients as they manage life-threatening conditions, including HIV Symptoms. Today, one in three HIV/AIDS patients turn to cannabis to cope with pain, chronic fatigue, emotional decline, and other symptoms. AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome) is a syndrome caused by a virus […]

Cannabis Users Have Lower Risk of Bladder Cancer

Study: Cannabis Users Have Lower Risk of Bladder Cancer

Bladder cancer is the fourth most common cancer in men, but it is less common in women. It accounts for about 5% of all new cancers in the US with 16,000 deaths annually. As with most cancers, genetic history plays a role in determining bladder cancer risk. Aging and cigarette smoking can also increase your risk of […]

Physical Illnesses That A Medicinal Plant Could Cure

5 Physical Illnesses That A Medicinal Plant Could Cure

Earth’s own natural medicine has many benefits to its patients, whether it’s mental or physical, for pain relief or for healing of the immune system. Yes, believe it or not, this medicine can indeed help patients heal and improve their immune system. Here are five different examples of physical illnesses where this plant can have […]

Mental Illnesses That A Medicinal Plant Could Cure

5 Mental Illnesses That A Medicinal Plant Could Cure

Earth’s medicinal plant contains ingredients that makes it one of the most natural medicines on the planet. Not only is there no risk for an addiction: It’s also one of the top medicines against many different kinds of mental illnesses. To give a further of explanation of the strength of the medicine, here are five […]

Proposition 64 California Now Offers Recreational as well as Medical use for adults

Before recreational law Proposition 64 passed, there has been a successful medical use program through Prop 215. Since 1996, Californians have known a freedom that the rest of the country often envied or feared. When enacted, Prop 215 provided safe medical access and protection from prosecution; for medicating by smoking, eating, vaping or any other […]

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