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September 24, 2018

Eating Disorders

Around 10 million men and 20 million women in the U.S. struggle with an eating disorder in their lifetime, according to the National Eating Disorder Association. Many believe eating disorders are merelyAround 10 million men and 20 million women in the U.S. struggle with an eating disorder in their lifetime, according to the National Eating Disorder Association. Many believe eating disorders are merely a lifestyle choice. However, eating disorders can be hazardous and fatal conditions that severely disturb an individual’s eating behavior. Thankfully, medical marijuana for ... Read More ›

November 21, 2017

Eczema

If you have eczema, you’ve probably learned by now you can’t scratch your itchy skin — or more appropriately, you shouldn’t scratch it. Scratching can make your eczema worse and can lead to infection,If you have eczema, you’ve probably learned by now you can’t scratch your itchy skin — or more appropriately, you shouldn’t scratch it. Scratching can make your eczema worse and can lead to infection, particularly if you claw at it so much you bleed. Medical marijuana for eczema has been shown to alleviate the itching, ... Read More ›

April 24, 2018

Eczema and CBD

Eczema is common skin condition affecting more than 30 million people in the United States alone. The disorder is long-lasting, and flare-ups of red, itchy skin can happen at any time. There are eightEczema is common skin condition affecting more than 30 million people in the United States alone. The disorder is long-lasting, and flare-ups of red, itchy skin can happen at any time. There are eight different types of primary eczema — however, each is related and shares similar symptoms, and some patients get multiple kinds of ... Read More ›

November 21, 2017

Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

About one in 5,000 people is affected by a condition known as Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, or EDS, which impacts the joints, skin and blood vessel walls. Several types of EDS exist, and the prognosis dependsAbout one in 5,000 people is affected by a condition known as Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, or EDS, which impacts the joints, skin and blood vessel walls. Several types of EDS exist, and the prognosis depends on the type and individual. Treatment, including the use of medical marijuana for Ehlers-Danlos, can help manage symptoms and avoid or ... Read More ›

November 21, 2017

Elevated Intraocular Pressure

If you just received a diagnosis for elevated intraocular pressure, naturally you have concerns. If the condition declines, it can cause glaucoma — and, even worse, cause you to go blind. The good newsIf you just received a diagnosis for elevated intraocular pressure, naturally you have concerns. If the condition declines, it can cause glaucoma — and, even worse, cause you to go blind. The good news is with early detection and the right treatment, you can get your eye pressure back to normal and relieve other symptoms. ... Read More ›

November 21, 2017

Emphysema

Many states have approved medical cannabis for a multitude of qualifying conditions, and the list of ailments qualifying for marijuana keeps growing. Below we learn about emphysema and the role medicalMany states have approved medical cannabis for a multitude of qualifying conditions, and the list of ailments qualifying for marijuana keeps growing. Below we learn about emphysema and the role medical marijuana can play in dealing with the condition. How/Why Marijuana Can Be an Effective Treatment for Emphysema Smoking cigarettes is the leading risk factor ... Read More ›

November 21, 2017

Encephalitis

Scientists and researchers are finding out more and more how effective medical marijuana is in combating the unwanted symptoms of a whole range of medical conditions. Now, researchers are even studyingScientists and researchers are finding out more and more how effective medical marijuana is in combating the unwanted symptoms of a whole range of medical conditions. Now, researchers are even studying medical cannabis for encephalitis. What Is Encephalitis? Encephalitis is an inflammatory brain disease. Your brain swells due to this inflammation, leading to neurological function ... Read More ›

November 19, 2018

Endocrine Disorders

A healthy endocrine system controls hormones and helps to regulate many aspects of your body. When a problem exists in this system, however, you may experience a hormonal imbalance, which can cause symptomsA healthy endocrine system controls hormones and helps to regulate many aspects of your body. When a problem exists in this system, however, you may experience a hormonal imbalance, which can cause symptoms including fatigue, issues with mood or sexual function and more. Endocrine disorders affect many people in the U.S. and across the world. ... Read More ›

November 21, 2017

Endometriosis

Endometriosis affects approximately 176 million women in their reproductive years worldwide. It can make it difficult to become pregnant, and it can also bring on a lot of pain and other symptoms. ThereEndometriosis affects approximately 176 million women in their reproductive years worldwide. It can make it difficult to become pregnant, and it can also bring on a lot of pain and other symptoms. There are treatments, however, to help manage the effects of the condition, including medical marijuana for endometriosis. Other therapies can improve your likelihood ... Read More ›

November 21, 2017

Epidermolysis Bullosa

Epidermolysis bullosa (EB) describes a group of genetically inherited diseases revolving around connective tissue failure. This leads to painful blisters in the skin and mucosal membranes. A relativelyEpidermolysis bullosa (EB) describes a group of genetically inherited diseases revolving around connective tissue failure. This leads to painful blisters in the skin and mucosal membranes. A relatively rare disease, EB ranges from mild to lethal, and the symptoms can be debilitating. Even the lightest pressure — a hug from a parent or the slight ... Read More ›

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