5 Medical Conditions You Didn’t Know Cannabis Helped Treat

By Tom Gaffey, The Fresh Toast on

Published in Cannabis Daily

Cannabis has been shown time and time again to improve the lives of those who struggle with certain ailments. Here's just a small sample. Inflammatory Bowel DiseasesEpilepsyAsthmaAlzheimer’sMultiple Sclerosis

Medical marijuana has proven to be particularly effective in treating symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis. “In particular, marijuana appears to ease the pain of multiple sclerosis (MS), and nerve pain in general,” according to Harvard Medical School’s website. 

Marijuana is often helpful for symptoms like stiffness, pain and spasms. Other pain drugs for MS can be very strong and can come with equally strong side effects. Cannabis can help relieve pain while not causing severe brain fog or other harsh side effects.


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