Category: Pain Management


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


Can Medical Marijuana Help Overcome Opiate Withdrawal Symptoms? Listen To One Man's Story Vincent from Hingham tells the Jay Talking Radio Show how a few puffs of marijuana helped alleviate the terrible withdrawal symptoms he suffered as he tried to wean himself from prescription opiates he took for years to treat ... Read More
October 13, 2015AudioBurst


Study supports safety of medical cannabis for chronic pain Cannabis is widely used by patients with chronic pain to self-medicate but its long-term safety profile is not well established. Researchers from Canada found the rate of serious adverse events among 215 chronic pain patients prescribed cannabis for a year was similar to ... Read More
October 10, 2015Daily Dose
Bob Lobel: Medical Marijuana Saved Me From Addiction


Bob Lobel Uses Iconic Status to Make a Statement About Medical Marijuana Boston sportscasting icon Bob Lobel is one of the hundreds of patients in Massachusetts who say they have found an effective substitute for opioids by using medicinal marijuana. He used iconic status to make a big statement, Bob Lobel: ... Read More
October 6, 2015Chris Nazarenus


Medical marijuana seems to safely help chronic pain patients: study TORONTO -- Medical cannabis appears to be reasonably safe as well as effective in helping to relieve chronic pain -- at least in patients who have previously used the drug, a study has found.The benchmark study, conducted at seven pain-management clinics ... Read More
September 30, 2015Chris Nazarenus


For those suffering from neuropathic pain, it appears that treatments from the farm may be more effective than the pharmacy. A 2013 study published in The Journal of Pain analyzed the the capacity of vaporized cannabis to treat neuropathic pain. In Low-dose vaporized cannabis significantly improves neuropathic pain, researchers conducted a ... Read More
September 24, 2015Meghan Ridley


As 65-year-old Vietnam veteran Gary Dixon has said,   I hurt, and I hurt from something I got fighting for my country. - Gary Dixon - Veteran   Exposed to Agent Orange and significant emotional trauma during his tour of duty in Vietnam, Dixon readily admits to smoking marijuana to combat the physical and ... Read More
September 15, 2015Meghan Ridley
23 Fantastic Health Benefits Of Medical Marijuana


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. ... Read More
August 6, 2015Daily Dose
Fibromyalgia And Medical Marijuana


Fibromyalgia And Medical Marijuana Fibromyalgia and medical marijuana- Fibromyalgia is a condition characterized by widespread tenderness and pain that affect a specific region or can be spread throughout the body. It is typically found in the spine, neck, shoulders and hips. There are often symptoms of fatigue and effects on mood ... Read More
July 31, 2015Daily Dose