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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
29 11, 2019

Chronic Pain? Medical Marijuana can Deal with It

2019-11-27T01:40:15-05:00

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention contend that the prevalence of chronic pain ranges between 11–40%. According to the CDC, 20.4% of all adults in the US experience chronic pain, whereas 8% experience severe chronic pain. Does that sound like a small number to you? Well, to put it into perspective, it’s about 50 million [...]

Chronic Pain? Medical Marijuana can Deal with It 2019-11-27T01:40:15-05:00
27 11, 2019

A History of Medical Marijuana for Pain Relief

2019-11-27T01:30:20-05:00

You might have noticed how medical marijuana has become a trending Google search in the past few years. Many assume that’s because of the recent discovery of the curative properties of this herb. This, however, is a general misconception. The history of medical marijuana for as a pain-relief plant goes back millions of years. It [...]

A History of Medical Marijuana for Pain Relief 2019-11-27T01:30:20-05:00
4 11, 2019

Painkillers vs. Medical Marijuana: A Debate

2019-10-26T04:29:01-04:00

While the benefits of medical marijuana have become quite well-known, the product was initially considered to be most effective for those who suffered from pain in any form, including chronic pain. That is still true. Even today, despite the number of painkillers available, patients still lean toward using medical marijuana for managing their condition, given [...]

Painkillers vs. Medical Marijuana: A Debate 2019-10-26T04:29:01-04:00
30 10, 2019

What to Know When Opting for Medical Marijuana Treatments in the U.S.

2019-10-26T04:25:36-04:00

If you’ve been recommended to receive medical marijuana treatment in the U.S., you might have a question or two about the product itself. Whether it’s safe where you live, what the options are and what dosage you should consume. Most importantly, if all you’ve heard about marijuana is right! For all these questions and more, [...]

What to Know When Opting for Medical Marijuana Treatments in the U.S. 2019-10-26T04:25:36-04:00
28 10, 2019

CBD and THC—Educating Yourself on Medical Marijuana

2019-10-26T04:21:00-04:00

Since its legalization for medicinal purposes in 1996, marijuana has come a long way in being accepted as one of the most valid treatments for a number of ailments and disorders. From treating anxiety to chronic pain to symptoms of cancer and glaucoma, medical marijuana has been and continues to be utilized by countless patients [...]

CBD and THC—Educating Yourself on Medical Marijuana 2019-10-26T04:21:00-04:00
26 10, 2019

Talking to Your Doctor about Alternative Treatment: A Discussion on Medical Marijuana

2019-10-26T04:21:49-04:00

Obtaining a recommendation from your doctor is the first step toward getting a medical marijuana card and obtaining the treatment. However, for those who may be leaning toward trying medical marijuana for the first time, finding the right way to speak about the treatment can prove to be difficult. Given that the idea of consuming [...]

Talking to Your Doctor about Alternative Treatment: A Discussion on Medical Marijuana 2019-10-26T04:21:49-04:00