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Medical Marijuana: A Treatment For Fibromyalgia And Other Diseases

By Logan , May 21, 2016 04:10 AM EDT
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Medical marijuana has been studied for years now as it reportedly brings good benefits to the patients. On the contrary, its herb has also been abused and consumed by some. However, there are studies and researches that show marijuana as a medical treatment to diseases. Whatever these diseases are, using marjiuana must have a doctor's help as regard to its usage in healing or treating diseases.

According to a post via Parent Herald, researchers are now pushing the medical benefits of medical marijuana as the leading cure of a disease called fibromyalgia. Fibromyalgia is a disease in which the patient is experiencing and struggling from some muscle tensions, fatigue and sleep disturbances. Patients with such disease are seeking medical help, and when given some prescription, they suffered from negative results and side effects. Although fibromyalgia is not yet considered as a medical condition, its symptoms deserve to be treated.

Furthermore, it is reported that medical marijuana can be a good pain reliever. It can even cure for such sickness. Medical marijuana is said to have soothed most of the diseases' symptoms. For the list of the symptoms, read here.

Researches and studies have even claimed that medical marijuana gave positive effects to this disease. However, despite paving the way for medical marijuana, many states in the U.S. still do not approve it.

According to HERB, many researchers have been pushing for cannabis-based therapy for over the past 12 years. In addition, cannabinoids, the compounds that are found in the marijuana plant, take the place of endocannbinoids in a person's body. Read here for the scientific explanations.

It is also reported that there are a lot of illnesses that medical marijuana could treat. On the other side, there are also benefits. Some of the benefits are as follows: it is anti-inflammatory and antioxidant; it also improves intestinal function; it improves neural function; and it improves the immune function.

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