Nowadays, you shouldn’t be surprised if a doctor gives you a marijuana prescription for your ailment. Researchers have discovered a lot of marijuana’s healing properties through their research on medicinal marijuana and new uses continue to be discovered. People mostly use medicinal marijuana in form of extracts but unprocessed marijuana can also be used to treat some diseases or improve symptoms. The ability to control HIV and helping women in dealing with menstrual cramps are some of the latest medicinal marijuana discoveries.
Some countries still experience high cases of HIV related deaths even after the introduction of ARVs. Unlike today where most HIV patients suffer from inflammation related problems, people living with HIV before the introduction of modern ARVs suffered from low immunity. People with HIV are prone to inflammations in the brain and their white blood cells because their immune system is always busy fighting opportunistic diseases. It is proven by research that CBD in marijuana help people living with HIV to maintain their cognitive function by activating cannabinoids receptors that restrain inflammations in the brain.
Nowadays, medicinal marijuana is also being used to relieve period cramps. The period when women experience period cramps is some days before menstruation all the way to the end of the menstruation period. Uterus contractions that are similar to mild labor contractions that women experience before delivery are the main cause of period cramps. To lelieve the cramps, women can apply research proven THC muscle relaxant on the contraction area or through smoking. There are also marijuana tampons that enhance the absorption of cannabinoids through the vaginal wall lining to reduce period pains.
People who are always trying to run away from addictions but always fall back can benefit from medicinal marijuana. One way of escaping drugs addictions with less challenges is by slowly stopping the use of the drug by minimizing the amounts you take per day up to the time when you will feel that the body have become used to low drug levels. You can also use another less harsh drug like Marijuana for the time you are battling with addiction.
After using Cannabis in the transition period, addicts can also use it as a way of reversing the damages that Opioids like heroine had done to their bodies. Marijuana can reverse the damage done to glutamate transmitter system by heroine and return your decisions making capability through enhancing the release of Serotonin. Highness caused by THC as well as the increased paranoia and destruction of the short term memory can also be reversed by CBD found in medicinal marijuana.