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5 02, 2020

‘4’ Question about Medical Marijuana you’re Too Shy to Ask

2020-02-05T08:45:40-05:00

Since being legalized in California in 1996, medical marijuana is now legal in 33 states in the United States. With numerous proven benefits for cancer patients and those suffering from multiple sclerosis and chronic pain, it has become a popular alternative to opiates. This has also reduced the number of prescription drug overdoses in the [...]

‘4’ Question about Medical Marijuana you’re Too Shy to Ask 2020-02-05T08:45:40-05:00
3 02, 2020

Caring For Patients with Nonmalignant Chronic Pain

2020-02-04T01:19:17-05:00

One of the most common reasons people in the United States go to the doctor is for pain. For a majority of the people, the pain is short-lived and goes away relatively quickly after treatment. Unfortunately, for others, it turns into chronic unrelenting suffering. Understanding Non-Malignant Chronic Pain Non-malignant chronic pain is described as persistent [...]

Caring For Patients with Nonmalignant Chronic Pain 2020-02-04T01:19:17-05:00
29 01, 2020

How Medical Marijuana Can Help People Who Are Living With HIV

2020-01-30T05:11:45-05:00

According to the latest statistical data from the World Health Organization, over a million US adults are living with HIV/AIDS in the country. The chronic and life-threatening condition affects the immune system and results in several painful symptoms that include: Anxiety Nausea Vomiting Sleeping disorders Chronic diarrhea Weight loss Persistent fatigue Recurring fever The most common [...]

How Medical Marijuana Can Help People Who Are Living With HIV 2020-01-30T05:11:45-05:00
27 01, 2020

Medical Marijuana for Controlling Depressive Episodes during PTSD

2020-01-25T03:43:40-05:00

PTSD and Depression: PTSD, or Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, is a serious psychiatric condition with several major medical symptoms. These range from depressive and suicidal thoughts and insomnia to violent flashbacks and impaired concentration. Because PTSD usually develops as a result of a traumatic or scary experience, the symptoms can also be traumatic. The rates of [...]

Medical Marijuana for Controlling Depressive Episodes during PTSD 2020-01-25T03:43:40-05:00
18 12, 2019

Medical Marijuana For Mood Swings: How It Helps

2019-12-09T01:06:11-05:00

Occasional ups and downs are a part of life. Most of us feel moody, sad, and irritable every now and then—but a healthy person can quickly bounce back and achieve emotional stability again. However, some people struggle with managing their emotions. In fact, 9.5% of the American adult population has a hard time dealing with fluctuating [...]

Medical Marijuana For Mood Swings: How It Helps 2019-12-09T01:06:11-05:00
16 12, 2019

Who’s Using it? The Benefits of Medical Marijuana for Common Health Conditions

2019-12-06T04:08:43-05:00

Support and awareness around medical marijuana have skyrocketed. This can be largely credited to the incredible research that has been done on its therapeutic effects. As it turns out, marijuana can treat a wide range of health conditions for people of all ages. The use of medical cannabis covers a wide demographic, which can be broken [...]

Who’s Using it? The Benefits of Medical Marijuana for Common Health Conditions 2019-12-06T04:08:43-05:00
11 12, 2019

Medical Marijuana in 2020: Can Marijuana Fulfill the Macro Objective of Employment

2019-12-06T04:03:03-05:00

Discussions around career opportunities in the US are usually centered on the health and technology sectors. While these are dominating fields, job opportunities in the medical marijuana and cannabis industry are more likely to be the next big thing to look forward to in 2020. The national policy debate around medical marijuana in 2019 is in [...]

Medical Marijuana in 2020: Can Marijuana Fulfill the Macro Objective of Employment 2019-12-06T04:03:03-05:00
9 12, 2019

Why Are Sleep Disorders Raising Red Flags For Employers

2019-12-06T03:55:47-05:00

According to research, around 70 million Americans suffer from a range of sleeping disorders, including insomnia, restless legs syndrome, narcolepsy, and sleep apnea. These sleep disorders can prevent a person from getting a full night’s sleep, which affects their productivity and behavior during daytime. If you notice an employee nodding off at their desk, yawning during [...]

Why Are Sleep Disorders Raising Red Flags For Employers 2019-12-06T03:55:47-05:00
5 12, 2019

Did You Know that Medical Marijuana Helps with Period Cramps?

2019-11-27T01:56:42-05:00

80% of women worldwide have or will experience period cramps in their lives. They can happen to a teenage girl who’s just started getting her period, or to a woman who’s nearing menopause. Although a little discomfort is normal, we’re talking about the kind of pain that becomes too hard to bear. This kind of pain [...]

Did You Know that Medical Marijuana Helps with Period Cramps? 2019-11-27T01:56:42-05:00
2 12, 2019

Marijuana and Florida: Still a Better Love Story than Twilight

2019-11-27T01:48:57-05:00

The story of the legalization of medical marijuana in Florida is actually pretty recent—the drug was only legalized in the Sunshine State for medical use in 2016. But to their credit, this late milestone didn’t stop them from doing it right: Florida is one of the first states to legalize smoking medical marijuana—something that happened [...]

Marijuana and Florida: Still a Better Love Story than Twilight 2019-11-27T01:48:57-05:00