Medical Marijuana

January 2, 2018

Lymphoma and Medical Cannabis

As with other types of cancer, lymphoma is an illness which can negatively impact a person's life. In addition to the symptoms and side effects that are common with other cancers, lymphoma has the added strain of affecting the body's immune system. This opens up the patient to the increased risk of other diseases.
September 25, 2017

Cannabis for Anxiety: Friend or Foe?

There is a bit of confusion about how cannabis affects anxiety. While research is showing that medical cannabis can be very effective for treating disorders ranging from panic disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), there are stories of people using cannabis recreationally and experience unpleasant side effects that they feel exacerbates their anxiety.
September 10, 2017

Solving the Opiate Crisis with Medical Cannabis

Our country is currently plagued by the serious issue that is opiate addiction. Each day, an average of 78 people die from an opioid overdose (USDHHS, 2016). […]