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Medical Cannabis for Pain & Migraines

The pain of a migraine headache is so awful that no person suffering from one would wish it upon their own enemy. Both environmental factors and genetics are thought to play a role in migraines, which are believed to be triggered by changes in one of the body’s major pain pathways, the trigeminal nerve. Imbalanced brain chemicals may also contribute to migraine pain. So how does medical cannabis come into the picture? Medical cannabis for migraines continues to be debated by health experts, however many sufferers sing marijuana’s praises for the relief it brings. Medical cannabis is used for the treatment of both acute and chronic pain, including migraines, as the drug has been used for centuries as a health...

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