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MMJ and MS: How Cannabis helps alleviate the symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis, or MS, is a neurological “autoimmune” disease of the central nervous system in which the bodies immune system attacks its own nerve cells damaging their ability to function and eventually destroying them. Depending on the location and severity of the damage, the symptoms of MS vary widely but include life altering disabilities such as: loss of balance and coordination, blurred vision and vison loss, slurred speech, hearing loss, difficulty reasoning, muscle weakness, numbness and pain. The reason the immune system attacks its own nerve cells is not yet understood, but the mechanism is well known. White Blood Cells designed to fight disease mistakenly target the protective Myelin sheath surrounding each neuron incorrectly attacking it as a foreign body....

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Cannabis Oil for Cancer Patients

If you or someone you know has been diagnosed with cancer, you may feel anxious about using alternative treatment methods to improve your health. Medical marijuana has surged in popularity as an effective cancer treatment or supplement. Medical marijuana patients are able to choose from a wide array of products depending on how they prefer to consume cannabis. Cancer patients often suffer from nausea and vomiting from chemotherapy which can make it uncomfortable to use cannabis edibles. Why Are Cancer Patients Choosing Cannabis Oil Cannabis oil is a popular treatment option for cancer patients for its versatility, ease of use and potency. Cannabis oil is a concentrated form of the cannabis plant. This oil contains all the medicinal compounds found...

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