April 17, 2018 admin

Even though 29 states have already implemented programs for the legalized operations of medical marijuana, but still nearly half of the country is living under a jurisdiction where it is prohibited. Moreover, federal laws still classify it as a Class I controlled substance. Many research studies and real-life cases have proven the therapeutic benefits of…

April 10, 2018 admin

Glaucoma is an eye disease that occurs when intraocular pressure increases in the optical chamber due to retention of aqueous humor there. This increased pressure, if not treated immediately, can lead to the damage of optic nerves, which results in deteriorated eyesight. Glaucoma persisting for a long time period can also culminate into permanent loss…

April 5, 2018 admin

In 2012, Colorado and Washington became the first two states in the US to legalize the recreational use of Marijuana. Since then, seven other states followed, which include Alaska, California, Maine, Massachusetts, Nevada, Oregon, and Vermont. Under federal law, the use, sale, and possession of Marijuana (Cannabis) are illegal in the United States. It is…

February 27, 2018 admin

In the majority of the countries and states where the use of medical marijuana has been legalized, it is mostly administrated for reducing the pains associated with different medical conditions. It has been studied that patients who have prior experience of using cannabis strains prefer medical marijuana over conventional pain management drugs. Moreover, the side…

February 19, 2018 admin

Alleviating effects of medical marijuana for nausea became well-known when MMJ laws were introduced in many states by the end of last millennium. These laws allowed cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy to have its side effects (vomiting and nausea) treated through the administration of medical marijuana. Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and Vomiting (CINV) is one of the…

February 12, 2018 admin

Glaucoma is one of the most prevailing eye diseases in the world. It is highlighted by the increased internal pressure in the internal eye chambers, resulting in the damage of optical nerves, which ultimately leads to the loss of vision. Most of the cases of irreversible vision loss have glaucoma as their underlying reason. Even…

February 5, 2018 admin

What is “Medicinal or Medical Marijuana”? Marijuana is also known as “Cannabis” and is a psychoactive drug. The drug is used for rehabilitation as well as recreational purposes. Marijuana has strong effects on the mind and body. With its sedative qualities, the drug helps your mind to relax and rejuvenate. A Walk Down the Lane:…

January 30, 2018 admin

The popularly disconcerting war on drugs in the United States of America against marijuana has come to a halt, now that various states in the country have legalized the drug while others are in the process too. The recreational use of marijuana can be traced back to 2737 BC when Chinese medicine used the herb…

January 24, 2018 admin

Medical marijuana has been slowly gaining notice all over the world. After all, now that its benefits have been exposed by researchers, it has come to our understanding that some terminal diseases can be better maintained and endured through cannabis rather than medication. Now, we are not saying that medicine should be thrown out of…

January 19, 2018 admin

New Year started with a bang when a law was passed that made the recreational use of marijuana legal. Most of us, along with a few chemists were left in the dark because we were still getting accustomed to medical marijuana. Yes, two decades ago, when medical marijuana was legalized, people rejoiced because it meant…