What is Medical Marijuana?
What is Medical Marijuana used for?
Dr. Marcel Bonn-Miller states "The greatest amount of evidence for the therapeutic effects of cannabis relate to its ability to reduce chronic pain, nausea and vomiting due to chemotherapy, and spasticity [tight or stiff muscles] from MS,"
How Does It Help?
Cannabinoids - the active chemicals in medical marijuana - are similar to chemicals the body makes that are involved in appetite, memory, movement, and pain.
Research suggests cannabinoids might: