The Takoma Park Integrative Care Blog: CannabisThoughts and suggestions on how you can increase your wellness, infinitely...
Will Cannabis Help with Chronic Pain Management?
Yes, cannabis treats both inflammatory and neuropathic chronic pain.
Both CBD and THC are potent anti-inflammatories, muscle relaxants, and protect the nerves from further damage.
Will Cannabis Reduce Opiate Use?
Cannabis can benefit patients with opioid addiction by reducing cravings and alleviating the symptoms typically experienced when opioids are reduced – anxiety, pain, muscle spasticity, and nausea.
What Is The Endocannabinoid System?
The endocannabinoid system is a regulating system designed to keep our bodily systems in homeostasis – or balance.
It consists of receptors that are present throughout the body and substances that activate the receptors.
Why is Cannabis an Effective Treatment for Anxiety?
Lifestyle choices like an unhealthy diet, poor sleep hygiene, and lack of exercise can lead to anxiety. But sometimes things beyond our control can lead to symptoms associated with anxiety.
Nutrition and the Endocannabinoid System
Nutrition is important in achieving optimal health and energy. Proper nutrition is also essential to keep your endocannabinoid system functioning efficiently.
Cannabis Use for Neurodegenerative Disorders
Cannabis has been found to affect several symptoms caused by neurodegenerative disorders like Alzheimer’s, ALS, multiple sclerosis, and movement disorders.