Archive for Medical Cannabis

10 Major Health Benefits of Marijuana

We recently found a pin on Pinterest that lists 10 ways that medical marijuana benefits people

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Here are those 10 ways:

  1. Treats migraines
  2. Slows tumor growth
  3. Relives symptoms of chronic diseases
  4. Prevents Alzheimer’s
  5. Treats glaucoma
  6. Prevents seizures
  7. Helps those with ADD and ADHD
  8. May treat multiple sclerosis
  9. Helps relieve PMS
  10. Helps calm those with Tourette’s & OCD

Click the image below to see the infographic nice and big to read the supporting data.

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Researchers Find Marijuana Fights Cancer and Helps Manage Side Effects

Several subsequent and peer-reviewed clinical studies held in in several countries show that the chemical compounds in marijuana — called “cannabinoids” — have an anti-tumoral effect. Read More →

Marijuana May Slow the Progression of Alzheimer’s Disease

Researchers have discovered that marijuana’s active ingredient, delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) can prevent the progression of Alzheimer’s disease. Read More →

Study: Cannabis Helps Manage Symptoms of Crohn’s Disease

A study published in the medical journal Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology has concluded that smoking marijuana twice a day could provide relief from the symptoms of Crohn’s disease. Read More →

Know Your Medicine

There are many medicinal properties in marijuana. Below is a chart that describes the 11 cannabinoids in marijuana and the ways in which patients can and benefit from them: Read More →

Marijuana stops child’s severe seizures

Charlotte’s seizure started when she was 3 months old. Special diets and highly addictive and harmful medications never helped her for long — and their serious side effects ravaged her body and cognitive functions. By the time Charlotte (called “Charlie” by her family) was 5 she had lost the ability to walk, talk and eat. She was having 300 grand mal seizures a week. Her heart had stopped many times.  Read More →