More than 12 million people worldwide experience muscle spasticity, which causes pain, reduced mobility, and prevents restful sleep. Spasticity is often a symptom associated with multiple sclerosis (MS), cerebral palsy (CP), strokes and spinal cord injuries. As part of the effort to discover new treatments, cannabis has emerged as a potential. Could people living with spasticity find relief in cannabis products? Here's what the research tells us.Continue reading How Cannabis Affects Spasticity
This disorder of the Central Nervous System (CNS) can severely impact quality of life for those who have been diagnosed, the most severe among them being seizures. Cannabis has emerged as a possible alternative treatment for certain types of epilepsy, and has been a lifeline for those who cannot tolerate medication or do not respond to conventional treatment. What do we know so far?Continue reading Could Cannabis Help Treat Drug-Resistant Epilepsy?
This relatively common neurological condition causes pain and loss of motor control, among other symptoms that drastically impact the quality of life of people living with the disease. Promising anecdotal evidence and scientific research alike show that cannabis can be a viable way to manage pain and attain restful sleep in MS patients. Here's what we know so far about the relationship between MS and cannabis.Continue reading What We Know About Cannabis and Multiple Sclerosis
Many senior citizens in Florida and around the U.S. are exploring how medical cannabis can help them, but older individuals need to take special considerations into account when considering these products.Continue reading What Seniors Should Know Before Trying Cannabis
Cannabis has been consumed for medicine and fun for thousands of years. While societies long knew that cannabis had therapeutic benefits, it has not always been understood exactly how the plant produces those benefits. Phytocannabinoids – the compounds that make cannabis work -- are a discovery that has only been uncovered in the last few decades.Continue reading When and how did we learn about phytocannabinoids?
These 10 recent medical cannabis studies are helping us better understand this complex plant and how it can support health and wellness.Continue reading Nine Recent Medical Cannabis Studies and Reviews You Should Know About
Considering vaping for the first time? Concerned about the safety of vaping after recent news reports? Or perhaps you’ve wondered how to choose the best vape for you? Our partner O.pen answers these most common questions about vaping.Continue reading Top 5 Vaping Questions Answered
The terpene caryophyllene oxide is present in many spices like basil, black pepper, and oregano, among other cannabis strains. It delivers a spicy, woody, funky warmth similar to cinnamon and cloves aroma.Continue reading Everything You Need To Know About Caryophyllene Oxide And Its Benefits
This article will explore the latest evidence supporting the potential of the terpene Farnesane, its uses, and its benefits within the Cannabis Plant.Continue reading Everything You Need To Know About Farnesene And Its Benefits
Few medical subjects cause more confusion than anxiety and marijuana. Heavily influenced by pop culture stereotypes and anecdotal experience, most conversations start with the same chicken-or-egg question:Continue reading CannaMD Explains: Anxiety & Marijuana
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The goal of this yearly campaign is to increase awareness of the disease, promoting early detection and early treatment so that lives can be saved.Continue reading October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month