Medical cannabis is starting to change the way medical professionals are looking at treating both depression and anxiety.
Cannabis is helping the masses find relief from many different ailments. But do you know what one of the most common ailments being treated by patients is?
In the last decade, the stigma of mental illness has become less daunting. Because of this, more and more people suffering silently with these conditions have been able to speak to their doctors about possible treatment. Consistently, the most commonly diagnosed mental disorders are anxiety and depression. Anxiety is a form of mental illness that […]
Clinical depression affects at least 40 million adults every year. In order to be diagnosed, symptoms must persist for two weeks or more. This condition can cause sadness, fatigue, changes in sleep patterns, and more. And though it can be treated, only 40% of adults suffering with depression seek help. Once diagnosed, patients are often […]
A lot of people seem to think marijuana is different from other drugs in that it can’t be addictive, and that may appear true, but under the right circumstances a person can become dependent on many seemingly innocent things; food, sex, a relationship. They may develop a compulsive attachment to marijuana allowing it to get […]
Tis the season y’all , the season for depression. All around the world people are slowly leaving gifts and lights behind and trudging on into deep winter. This means shorter days, less sunlight, and for many, a severe lack of vitamin D. Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a mood disorder that has heightened symptoms during […]
What Is Bipolar Disorder? You might think of bipolar disorder as just another way to say someone is moody, but actually, it’s a serious disorder that affects the lives of those living with it in more ways than just a sour mood. Patients with bipolar disorder suffer from a number of symptoms that are […]
Need For Medical Marijuana Research In Psychiatry Described as ‘Real and Urgent’ Medical marijuana is being used by patients around the world for a range of issues. PTSD has been the leading diagnosis among veterans seeking marijuana for medicinal relief however, researchers are saying that there has been very little research done on the subject […]
The history of using cannabis as medicine is vast, and it includes not only the healing of the body, but of the mind. Consuming cannabis has been used to treat everything from schizophrenia to epilepsy and many people use it as a natural alternative to pharmaceutical anti-depressants. It’s also used to soothe anxiety and help […]