With the world going green so will our treatment as well. Recent studies have indicated that medical researchers are trying to make us live healthy lives with as little interference as possible with chemicals. The use of medical marijuana in treatment is both a puzzle and a benefit that has not been comprehensively explained but is bound to change the medicine world as we know it. Highlighted below are some of the discoveries that this plant can help manage and cure.
Glaucoma is one of the diseases that medical marijuana can help treat and prevent. Glaucoma is a disease that affects the eyes causing total or partial blindness. Increase in pressure to the eyeball is how this disease causes blindness. By using medical marijuana, the pressure in the eyeball can be reduced which is a result of this disease. Progression of the disease is slowed down by the use of the plant thus reversing and preventing blindness.
It is an open secret what the effects of tobacco has done to smokers. Medical marijuana has been shown to reverse these effects. Studies have shown that using tobacco decrease lung capacity but taking marijuana has the opposite effect of increasing lung capacity. This is further associated with deep breaths while taking the drug and not necessarily because of chemical compounds in the drug.
Those that suffer from seizures can also benefit from this drug. This is because it promotes relaxation and the brain cells that tend to be excited when one is having seizures are the candidate to certain chemicals from marijuana. When marijuana binds to the cells, relaxation is realized by the person with seizures.
This plant is also helpful to patients who are ailing from cancer. This is because using it helps cancer cells to not spread throughout the body. Anxiety is another thing that is contained by this plant to these patients. It does this by suppressing vomit and relieving pain and that is why it is helpful to these patients.
Patients with hepatitis C can benefit from medical marijuana. One of the benefit of this plant to these patients is that it reduces the side effects associated with treatment of the disease. Nauseas fatigue and vomiting are some of the side effects of the treatment. Additionally; patients who consumed it while on treatment for the disease increased the effectiveness of the treatment.
Another important benefit of medical marijuana is that it helps in concentration.Concentration is also another benefit of medical marijuana. Great ideas and concepts are borne out of increased concentration. People with short term memory loss can benefit from it. Patients with Alzheimer have also recorded improvement while using the drug since it has helped out with brain function.
All the benefits of medical marijuana can not be enumerated but it is definitely one worth considering if it can help with the treatment of what you are ailing with.