For many patients who suffer from depression, medical marijuana directly helps improve their many functional aspects of life. This includes things such as their ability to take care of themselves, attendance records at school or an occupation, social interactions, sleep and the ability to think and decipher. Cannabis may also alleviate the anxiety that is most commonly associated with depression. The pain relieving properties of medical marijuana can also help reduce depression that is related to chronic pain and other ailments.
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