First medical marijuana dispensary visit? Here are some helpful tips to make it a stress free and positive experience for you and your family.
December 13, 2018Nikki Wright
After her mothers quality of life improved, Diana Peña became an advocate for medical cannabis. Her mother outlived life expectancy by more than a year.
February 1, 2017Daily Dose
The Arthritis Society announces the winner of its latest research grant for medical cannabis and how it benefits arthritis. McGill University’s Dr. Mark Ware will lead a trial examining the use of oral cannabinoids for fibromyalgia.
December 23, 2016Daily Dose
Cannabis Success Stories From HelloMD- After serving thousands of patients at HelloMD we have seen a pattern emerge: cannabis helps real people with real conditions.HelloMD Shares Marijuana Patient Story- People from all walks of life are turning to cannabis in lieu of opioids, other medications or alternative therapies because they are ...
November 12, 2016Daily Dose
Researchers are now pushing the benefits of medical marijuana as the leading treatment for fibromyalgia relief. Fibromyalgia is the chronic pain and sleep disturbances can now be helped by using medical marijuana. Patients have been struggling to find a cure or at least a pain relief. Most pharmaceutical prescriptions have bad side ...
May 16, 2016Daily Dose
A sign that even the most conservative of companies, Walgreens, is changing their opinion about medical marijuana. Walgreens recently shared the health benefits medical marijuana brings on its fitness and wellness blog, titled "Clarifying Clinical Cannabis." The article tackled the therapeutic claims of marijuana, its side effects and its legitimacy as ...
May 4, 2016Chris Nazarenus
Learn how cannabis changed the life of Medical Marijuana 411 contributor Valerie Brooks. She suffers from Hashimoto’s disease, Fibromyalgia, and Endometriosis.
October 13, 2015Valerie Brooks
The survey, conducted online, asked more than 1,300 patients with the chronic pain disorder to rate the effectiveness of treatments that they’ve tried. Medical marijuana was compared with the only three drugs approved by the FDA for fibromyalgia: Savella, Lyrica and Cymbalta. Just 8% of patients that tried Cymbalta and 10% that ...
September 28, 2015Daily Dose
Marijuana Offers Chronic Pain Sufferers Relief Specialized anesthesiologists have traditionally cared for patients with chronic pain. The term for these doctors eventually became pain specialists. Their solution for treating patients is typically steroids and incredibly strong opiates. Since medical marijuana has become available, chronic pain sufferers have more options from which to seek solace. ...
August 6, 2015Daily Dose