Marijuana use is getting more common these days. Its not like what it used to be in the 80s. The stigma has died down dramatically though. Medical marijuana is legal in Canada and the legalization for recreational use is just around the corner. VanCity Organics believes in all the many benefits that come from using marijuana.
Marijuana use can help prevent epileptic seizures. The abundent THC helps prevent and control seizures by binding to the brain cells responsible for controlling relaxation. Marijuana can be used to treat glaucoma, which can cause loss of vision. It may slow the progression of the disease, preventing blindness. There are synthetic THC's like dronabinol and nabilone. These drugs are prescribed as appetite stimulants in AIDS patients. An oral spray nabiximols approved in other countries for treatment of multiple sclerosis muscle spasticity and cancer-related pain. Marijuana can help increase your appetite and help with anorexia. Indica strains are best known for this and can leave you with a serious case of the munchies. It can also suppress nausea, thus helping the patient eat. Then there is Cannabidiol, or CBD, a marijuana extract that does not get you high but helps relive health symptoms. It can help with fibromyalgia, diabetes, schizophrenia, crohn's disease, multiple sclerosis and insomnia.
Marijuana is best known as a natural organic pain killer. It is amazing for relieving all kinds of pain. It helps with seizures, muscle contractions, muscle spasms, inflammations, arthritis pain, tremors, seizures, anxiety, insomnia, and much more. To sum it up with all of the health benefits that come from using marijuana, id say its pretty much a miracle plant!